Airport accepted first international arrival on Sunday Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) announced this week that its new general aviation U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facility is open for business and accepting international arrivals.  Airport users can now fly into Gary from any destination in the world without having to...
Keynote speakers Donna Brazile and Dana Perino of Fox News will deliver a message of unity during the Indiana Chamber’s 30th Annual Awards Dinner, presented by Anthem Blue Cross & Blue Shield, on November 7 in downtown Indianapolis. Brazile, former interim chair of the Democratic National Committee, has been a leading voice for...
Author, radio personality, entrepreneur and founder of the Northwest Social Network Crystal Lynn O'Brien is bringing together diverse thought leaders, young professionals and literary enthusiasts together for an evening of networking and conversations about the hottest summer reads. Summer Must Reads will take place Friday, June 23rd at the Captain’s...
36% APR Cap More Essential Now Than Ever On July 7, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) gutted a proposed protection against predatory lending, leaving Hoosier families exposed to the harms of payday lending. The 2017 Payday Rule, which was finalized but did not take effect, would have required...
By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader In an age where technology is everything, there are countless tasks that you can complete from your mobile device. Whether it’s finding a perfect recipe for tonight’s dinner or buying seats to the opera, there’s an app for it. There are also countless apps for handling...
By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service Nearly 40 years after it premiered, Roots – Alex Haley’s iconic quest, tracing his ancestry from slavery back to Juffure, The Gambia – still inspires African-Americans to reclaim their heritage. Today, the ripple effect of the 1977 ABC miniseries is evident in reality shows, such as Finding Your...
I know it’s hard to believe that the year is almost over! The holidays are about to begin, and there will be lots to do and countless events to attend. I just want to remind you to be sure to keep your financial affairs in the mix. There are...
Don’t let one of those be you, look into Indiana free file for 2020 Choosing to pay for something instead of getting it for free – who does that? Well, last year 1.9 million Hoosiers may have, by not taking advantage of the Indiana free file (INfreefile) program to file...
By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Much is known about many aspects of the history of the civil rights movement in America. However, the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America provided one of the least often heralded but most essential roles in the movement’s...
The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority is once again presenting Savor the South Shore – Restaurant Weeks and is seeking restaurants to participate. More than 30 restaurants participated in last year’s 14-day culinary celebration along the South Shore. Savor the South Shore takes place from February 20 to...