New scholarships for adult students at IU Northwest

Up to $2,500 available for eligible students over the age of 24  Indiana University Northwest is an affordable choice for students seeking a four-year degree in Northwest...

Glen to Feature Louise Lee’s Black Musical Tribute

In recognition of Black History Month and in support of the African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. and Brothers Keeper, Louise Lee will sponsor...

Grace Beyond Borders Exceeds Fundraising Goal for “A Night Without...

Funds will be used for the purchase of a facility to house programs and offer temporary shelter to area’s homeless Major financial boosts from local...

Adherence to a job description will insure a better hire for...

By Vernon A. Williams In this country, there are more jobs than surnames – in terms of the variety of occupational fields available. Some require...

Our Financial Lives After the Government Shutdown

36 days! That was the historic amount of time that our federal government was shut down at the direction of the President, and it...

Legendary Singer James Ingram Dies at 66

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor Popular R&B singer James Ingram, who collected two Grammy Awards and a pair of No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hits...

NAACP’s lawsuit against 2020 Census moves forward

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and its allies recently won a major court ruling that allows them to proceed...

Sparks-Wade injured in domestic incident

Jamal Washington arrested after barricading home he shares with councilwoman Crusader Staff Report Gary Councilwoman La Vetta Sparks-Wade was reportedly injured in a domestic incident at...

NNPA wraps up Mid-Winter Conference in Orlando

By Stacy Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) wrapped up its Mid-Winter Training Conference on Saturday, Jan. 26, in Orlando, Florida,...

COCK-EYED SOCIAL JUSTICE MUST MEET BLACK UNITY

Do Black lives matter? Not if you gauge it by a recent verdict wherein Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke was given a six-year...