The real danger of voting for candidates just because…

By Vernon A. Williams This is an indisputable truth - voting for a person because of his skin color is as unacceptable as refusing to...

REMEMBERING DR. KING DURING CHAOTIC TIMES

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, was born on January 15, 1929. His birthday is now a national holiday and this year will be celebrated...

Congress agrees on historic $25 million funding for gun violence research

By Erin Schumaker, ABC7 News Congress has reached a spending agreement that includes $25 million for gun violence research, the first funding in more than...

A TRIBUTE TO MAYOR RICHARD HATCHER: AN URBAN CHANGE AGENT

BY REV. JESSE L. JACKSON SR. December 14, 2019   Chicago: After Selma in 1965, African Americans came north. Mayor Hatcher was one with the most moral...

Nipsco and EDP Renewables announce latest Indiana Wind Farm

Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI), and EDP Renewables SA (EDPR), through its fully owned subsidiary EDP...

Early Learning Indiana to award up to $1M

Groups Must Submit Letter of Intent by September 13 On August 12, 2019, Early Learning Indiana announced a competition designed to address the fact that...

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...

“B.I.G.” (Buy in Gary) Biz2Biz Networking Event

The Support Gary Businesses (SGB) Facebook Group will network on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Family Life...

$62B Education Cuts Proposed, College Aid Could be Slashed

By Charlene Crowell Every budget defines priorities and values. To put it another way, what’s really important in life gets supported financially. For many families,...

First Black African Headed To Space Dies In A Motorcycle Accident

Mandla Maseko was affectionately known as "Afronaut." He was 30 years old. By Shenequa Golding, VIBE Mandla Maseko was going to make history and become the...