Happy Valentine’s Day! This is a day to express love and affection for that special someone in your life - be it your spouse, partner, girlfriend, boyfriend, or even a secret crush! Many will send flowers, cards and candy, exchange gifts, go to dinner and other fun outings all...
The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 80th Recruit Academy. Individuals who are interested in beginning a rewarding career as an Indiana State Trooper must apply online at http://www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm. This website will provide a detailed synopsis of the application process as well as information on additional...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Some 20 years ago, Patrick Broden discovered the love he had for artistic designing so he enrolled in school to further his skills. Now after years of furthering his artistry Broden has now started his own business designing T-shirts under the name Tension Design. He...
Chevrolet and NNPA’s Discover the Unexpected Fellowship Enters its Fourth Year By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Since 2016, General Motors’ Chevrolet brand and the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) have partnered to provide deserving HBCU students with the exciting opportunity to “Discover the Unexpected” about themselves and their communities via...
At the recent Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit, hundreds of experts from Wall Street, corporate America, sports, hip-hop, the religious community and Africa came together to address how to fight racial and economic injustices in corporate America. There were titans of tech and powerful politicians, investors and...

Don’t Ignore IRS Letters

The IRS normally sends correspondence in the mail. They mail millions of letters to taxpayers every year. Keep these important points in mind if you get a letter or notice: Don’t Ignore It. You can respond to most IRS notices quickly and easily. Follow Instructions. Read the notice carefully....
2016 Indiana General Assembly Legislative Directory Handbook Or Downloadable App Available Now And Updated Beginning Of Jan. The Indiana Chamber’s 2016 Legislative Directory allows Hoo-siers interested in public policy to stay connected with their state legislators during the upcoming General Assembly session. The publication is available as an app, for Android...
The Walmart Foundation will begin accepting grant applications to its State Giving Program on August 29. The Walmart Foundation will award grants between $25,000 and $200,000 to Indiana organizations that address areas of need among underserved populations. Hoosier nonprofit organizations can apply for grants to support programs that are...
On June 5, 2020, the United States Department of Labor notified the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) that Indiana has triggered “on” Extended Benefits (EB). The EB program provides federal reimbursement to the state for up to an additional 13 weeks of unemployment insurance benefits. EB took effect...
By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist Fees deducted from millions of consumer checking accounts are making legal and financial news in early 2016. Banks are reaping billions of dollars on just one fee – overdraft. A new analysis by SNL Financial and CNN Money found that the nation’s three largest banks together collected...