Obama to Expand Gun Background Checks and Tighten Enforcement

President Obama and Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch spoke to reporters in the Oval Office on Monday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times President Obama...

OpEd: Can Jaden Smith’s Gender Fluid Style Lead to Outside-the-Box Thinking?

Photo by Bruce Weber/Louis Vuitton Jaden Smith and his sister Willow have been turning heads and raising eyebrows for most of their adolescence. As the...

Gary flies high in 2015

MAYOR KAREN-FREEMAN Wilson on July 10 led a ribbon cutting ceremony to open the new runway at the Gary/Chicago International Airport. The opening was...

Gary celebrates life of beloved historian

Dharathula H. “Dolly” Millender Millender dies peacefully Christmas Day Historian Dharathula Millender loved to learn about Gary’s past. On Christmas Day, she faded quietly into the...

Dharathula “Dolly” Millender forever synonymous for history, service, Gary

The Gary Roosevelt Class of 1969 has staged prayer breakfasts for at least the past 10 or 15 years – roughly the same period...

NEW YEAR’S DAY: Community continues to push the envelope to unite...

Entrepreneur and civic leader William “Bill” Mays, legislator William “Bill” Crawford, and popular radio host and journalist Amos Brown. This New Year’s Day, Christ Missionary...

New Year’s Resolutions for Black America 2016

Whenever we begin a new calendar year, it can be useful to make New Year’s Resolutions to prioritize and focus for the immediate future....

Meeting in-person for online purchase may be dangerous

Gary Officials Urge Residents To Exercise Caution If Meeting In-Person To Make Purchases From On-Line Sites City officials urge Gary citizens to be alert to...

Marvin Lyles: A candidate for Radio Announcer of the Year

Marvin Lyles Gospel Sunrise Productions’ radio host Marvin Lyles has been nominated in the category of Radio Announcer for the 2016 Rhytahm of Gospel Awards...

Two Assessor’s office employees committed to their jobs

LAKE COUNTY ASSESSOR Hearing Officer Terrance Durousseau, Chief Deputy LaTonya Spearmen and Lake County Assessor Jerome Prince. Terrance Durousseau and LaTonya Spearman may have different...