Friday, February 26, 2021
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Click on image to watch the 2018 GYY Triennial Training Exercise Recap videoOn June 22 the Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) held a joint, full scale training exercise responding to an aircraft situation in partnership with the City of Gary Fire Department and Indiana Army National Guard. More than 125...
Community Civility Counts has released the schedule of workshops to be held at the Indiana Welcome Center on World Civility Day, April 12. The community and civility workshops will be capped with a gala awards and celebration dinner at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville. Among speakers at the dinner will...
Gary among 5% of cities with least credit card risk Crusader Staff Report When it comes to credit card debt, Gary residents are everywhere most Americans want to be. The Steel City is among the 5 percent of cities where resident have the least credit card risk, according to WalletHub, a website...

Don’t buy a BMW

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, called for a “full-scale” boycott of BMW, the German automaker, for refusing to reply to the survey for the group’s annual diversity scorecard. Not only did BMW refuse to complete the survey, the German...
Home Depot failed to accommodate and then fired an employee who had a disability-related emergency at its Peru, IL store, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit it filed in Chicago on September 28. According to the EEOC’s lawsuit, the large national home improvement retailer violated...
After years of progress, the median earnings gap between black and white men has returned to what it was in 1950, according to new research by economists from Duke University and the University of Chicago. The experience of African-American men is not uniform, though: The earnings gap between black men...