How Black Farmers Are Trying To End Centuries Of Racism In...

Prejudice, violence, and poverty have pushed Black farmers off their land. A growing movement is calling for reparations. By Marissa Evans When Keisha Cameron and her...

ABORTING WOMEN’S RIGHTS

Recently, a bright spotlight has been placed on new abortion laws that are threatening the possible overthrow of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme...

Six Gary community leaders chosen for national Community Revitalization Fellowship

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Six community leaders from Gary have been selected for the national Center for Community Progress’ prestigious Community Revitalization Fellowship. The Community Revitalization Fellowship...

Holcomb signs into law landmark gaming bill

By: Giavonni Nickson Governor Eric Holcomb signed into law a historic bill that opens the door to Indiana’s first new casinos in a decade. The...

Glen Theater to sponsor summer Black Film Festival

The Glen Theatre, located at 20 West Ridge Road, owned and operated by the African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc., will host its 1st...

Art Imitates Life: How one woman draws inspiration from illness

By Grace Korzekwa As a fashion illustrator, Kris Keys creates art from real life, in real time. She brings a canvas to life in feathery...

Mississippi jury awards $3.3 million to Black strippers in workplace discrimination...

By Ny Magee, The Grio A Mississippi jury has awarded five Black strippers a total of more than $3 million after a federal judge found...

Ecotourism is focus of Miller lakefront development plan

The future for Gary’s lakefront in the Miller neighborhood could be clearer in June if developers can satisfy the city’s request “to make the...

South Shore Line offers free shuttle service to the beach...

In partnership with the National Park Service and the Dunes Learning Center, the South Shore Line’s (SSL) free shuttle bus service to Miller beaches...

Football Coach Disarms Would-Be Gunman at Oregon High School

By Jasmine Washington, Ebony Football coach and security guard Keanon Lowe is being heralded a hero after disarming a student carrying a shotgun at Portland’s...