Wednesday, January 27, 2021

TREPIDATIOUS TRANSFER OF POWER IN AMERICA

The United States is currently in the throes of an incredible scenario, a slippery slope that is totally unexpected and makes scant sense. Actually,...

UMC is now ALLBLK, a totally Black streaming service

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. Last month, the streaming service formerly known as Urban Movie Channel (UMC) announced that it would be rebranded as ALLBLK...

Celebrate the demise of the most deplorable administration ever but stay...

By Vernon A. Williams Take a deep breath. Bring it all in. Hold it for a moment. Now exhale. This is serious. You have been...

Know a Chicago high school student who’s got game?

Spread the word about the Chicago Urban League's first-ever gaming tournament on Wednesday, January 27, 2021. Featuring: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Nintendo Switch NBA2K21 on XBox...

Biden Is Sworn In as 46th President, Kicking Off New Era...

Kamala Harris is the first woman and the first woman of color to serve as vice president. Democrats will take control of both chambers...

Donald Trump commutes sentence of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

By Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press On his way out of the White House door, President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick,...

Gary Chamber of Commerce hold first General Membership Luncheon in 2021

By Keaundrey Clark The Gary Chamber of Commerce held its first monthly General Membership Luncheon of the new year virtually, after first-year Mayor Jerome Prince...

Double Track Northwest Indiana Project to receive $173M grant

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced on January 7, 2021 a $173 million federal grant agreement with the Northern Indiana...

Two awarded at annual TEACH-A-RAMA event

The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., Beta Mu Chapter felt privileged to bestow the 35th annual TEACH-A-RAMA Community Citation Award upon such...

Lakeshore PBS Brings More Current Affairs and Lifestyle Programming to its...

Starting in January, Lakeshore PBS is offering more weekday programming that showcases arts and crafts, travel and a variety of news from a world...