Florida mayor proclaims Confederate Memorial Day, inciting backlash: ‘I hope somebody...

By Elise Solé, Yahoo Lifestyle A Florida mayor rebutted “ridiculous” accusations that he’s racist after approving a “Confederate Memorial Day.” The observance recognizes U.S. states...

CICOA expands Dementia Friends Indiana statewide

Sign up to become a Dementia Friend at www.DementiaFriendsIndiana.org What does it take to become a Dementia Friend? A few minutes of your time and...

Thrilled With Trump’s Tax Law: Blue Cross Blue Shield Parent HCSC...

And Health Care Service Corporation paid no taxes last year. By Mary Papenfuss, Huffington Post The Chicago-based company that operates a lucrative network of Blue Cross...

Birch Bayh, 91, Dies; Senator Drove Title IX and Other Historic...

By Adam Clymer, New York Times Birch Bayh, the liberal former senator from Indiana whose work in Congress had an enduring impact on American life —...

Woman Who Got Hotel Rooms for Homeless During Polar Vortex Identified

The good Samaritan is putting them in a hotel for a week. By Teddy Grant, Ebony The Good Samaritan who paid for hotel rooms for...

CELEBRITY SING-OFF SCHEDULED AT THE GLEN

The African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. will host their 4th Annual “Celebrity Sing-Off” featuring area celebrities on Saturday, February 23 at 7 p.m....

Chicago Cubs Fan Banned For Flashing ‘White Power’ Symbol Behind Black...

NBC Sports analyst Doug Glanville said he wasn’t aware the gesture was made during his live broadcast. By Hayley Miller, Huffington Post A Chicago Cubs fan...

State Health Commissioner visiting the region

Dr. Kristina Box, Indiana State Health Commissioner, will join Mental Health America of Northwest Indiana (MHANWI) as keynote speaker for its upcoming Legacy Breakfast...

Op-Ed Indiana State Representive Robin Shackleford urge use of Lilly Solutions...

Greetings, I had a wonderful time attending the National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) annual conference that was held last month, in the Big Apple,...

Girl, 12, escapes from kidnappers in Gage Park, police say

A 12-year-old girl says she was grabbed by a man and forced into a van on the South Side, but she eventually escaped. The kidnapping...