Pence signs Education Agenda Bills focused on supporting teachers and schools

Governor Mike Pence recently signed two agenda bills in the rotunda of the Indiana Statehouse focused on supporting teachers and schools. The first, Senate...

Actor Danny Glover to keynote One Church One School Gala -Oct....

One Church One School Community Partnership (OCOS) celebrates 25 years of achievement at its 20th National Conference October 24-26, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak...

Roosevelt students still at Gary Career Center

The Gary 411 Roosevelt students and their families learned Monday what many had suspected. When school starts in August, students will return to the Gary...

UIC Graduate Workers Begin Indefinite Strike for a Fair Contract

Over 1,500 Teaching Assistants and Graduate Assistants at the University of Illinois at Chicago will withhold their labor indefinitely starting March 19, after stalled...

Washington equipped to serve in the State Senate

On Thursday, January 21, 2016, Calumet Township Board President Darren Washington announced his candidacy to become the Democratic Nominee for Indiana State Senate in...

Maryland Man Intentionally Gave HIV To Women He Met On Dating...

The suspect reportedly met women on several dating apps. By Ricky Riley, Blavity A Frederick County, Maryland, man has been arrested by authorities for knowingly passing HIV...

Melton gets two big endorsements for State Senate

Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the grand dame of Indiana politics, Earline Rogers formally, endorsed Indiana State Senate candidate Eddie Melton. He seeks to...

Major mental institute facility to be built

Rendering of the institute. (Photo by Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Governor Pence Announces new State-of-the-Art Neuro-Diagnostic Institute Governor Mike Pence today unveiled the state’s...

U.S. Army’s only all-female, African American WWII unit honored with monument

By Kaylah Jackson The contributions of over 800 African American women who sorted mail in a segregated unit during WWII were recognized Friday in Fort Leavenworth,...

Legendary basketball player Fred Marberry dies

Fred Marberry passed on March 21, 2019 in Robbins, IL, at the home he shared with his wife, Geta Aikens Marberry. Marberry was an inspiration...