Reentry circles offer help to the formerly incarcerated

The Gary Commission on the Social Status of Black Males (GCSSBM) in collaboration with National Alliance for the Empowerment of The Formerly Incarcerated is...

Adler Planetarium offers free admission on Veterans Day

WHAT: On Friday, November 11, spend the day at one of Chicago’s top cultural institutions—the Adler Planetarium— for FREE! The Adler is offering all...

‘Defacing Michael Jackson’ premieres racial conflict

Flying Elephant Productions is concluding its inaugural season with the Chicago premiere of “Defacing Michael Jackson,” Aurin Squire’s racially-charged comedy about adolescence, sexual discovery...

Gary Storm Water Management District hosts its 14th celebration

Lake Michigan is a source of recreation, drinking water, and industry. The 45 miles of shoreline in Indiana is the most diverse in the...

“Get on Up” at Navy Pier’s Inaugural Chi-Soul Fest, June 27...

Navy Pier is paying homage to Chicago’s longstanding history of soul music with the inaugural Chi-Soul Fest, a free, four-day music festival, kicking off on...

Johnny Gill, Tami Roman, Kimberly Elise and Remy Ma Among ...

 BWe Phenomenal Woman Awards Features Keynote by Juliana Stratton There are other expos across the country but none bring excitement, entertainment and empowerment like the...

COMMISSIONER BOYKIN, ALDERMEN MITTS & TALIAFERRO TO HOST WATER SAFETY TOWN...

Special presentations to be given by the Water Dept., Metropolitan Water Reclamation & other safety organizations focusing on lead pipes in older homes and...

Brand specialist to speak at WEA monthly meeting

Northwest Indiana Chapter of Women Entrepreneurs of America (WEA) will host its monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Join them at 6:00 p.m....

New block of seats on sale August 29, 2017

Producer Jeffrey Seller and Broadway In Chicago announced today that a new 16 week block of tickets for HAMILTON at The PrivateBank Theatre (18 W. Monroe) will go on-sale Tuesday,...

Hearing examines Black success at Indiana’s colleges

African American members of Indiana’s State Legislature will hold a public hearing on the campus of Indiana University Northwest in Gary on Wednesday, April...