America badly needs a downpour of ‘Purple Reign’

By Vernon A. Williams Breaking News: Racism is not about Black people. It never has been and never will be. The fact that African Americans...

Inspector General Finds Chicago Gang Database Outdated, Inaccurate and Damaging

Chicago’s inspector general, Joe Ferguson, released a report Thursday highlighting concerns with the police’s so-called “gang database.” By Sanjana Karanth, Huffington Post Chicago police do not...

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx wants possible R. Kelly victims...

By Tom Negovan and WGN Web Desk Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx held a press conference Tuesday after explosive allegations about singer R. Kelly...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s Birth Home Now Owned By National...

The King family purchased the house at 501 Auburn Ave. in Atlanta Georgia in 1909. After 100 years in the family, it's been sold. By...

Gary projects honored with special awards

Two projects in Gary this week will receive awards from the Indiana Chapter of the American Planning Association. The Miller Spotlight Project will receive the...

Gary hosts the 2019 Gary Car Show amidst annual Chicago Air...

The city of Gary will host a car show this year that will be held amidst the backdrop for the staging of the Chicago...

Freeman-Wilson Addresses the Nation’s Opioid Crisis

On Wednesday, October 10 at a National League of Cities (NLC) briefing on Capitol Hill, three mayors from diverse communities around the country described steps they...

Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Reportedly Expecting 4th Child

The couple expects to welcome a new baby via a surrogate in the new year. By Cole Delbyck, Huffington Post The Kardashian baby boom isn’t slowing...

‘Black Panther’ Makes Marvel History Again With Golden Globe Nomination

By Rachaell Davis Black Panther is continuing to make history as the year comes to a close. Following a 2018 that has seen the blockbuster film become the...

Tickets on sale for the Kappa’s Kandy Kane Affair – Dec....

The Men of The Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. will once again be hosting their annual “Kandy Kane Affair” on Saturday, December...