EPA Clean Car Standard helps the economy

The history of the Clean Air Act has been a successfully one. Local elected officials and civic leaders attended a press conference on October 17,...

KANYE’S KALEIDOSCOPIC QUEST

One of the most curious things about life as a Black person in America is that we are often placed in a position where...

Gary hosts Domestic Violence Awareness Day – Oct. 19

“Love Shouldn’t Hurt” GARY “DAY OF ACTION” The City of Gary’s Commission for Women has partnered with businesses, organizations and agencies to present a number...

Town of Griffith says goodbye to Calumet Township for now

By David Denson A decade long effort by Griffith town officials to have the town secede from Calumet Township finally paid off. Last week in a...

Gary Airport U.S. Customs Facility opens  

Airport accepted first international arrival on Sunday Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) announced this week that its new general aviation U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)...

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...

Melton to propose statewide teacher salary increases in 2019

On Tuesday, State Senator Eddie Melton (D-Gary) announced a proposal he will bring to the General Assembly in the 2019 legislative session. “After traveling across...

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...

MAKING DEALS WITH THE DEVIL

Recently, the Chicago Crusader released a story about eight “silent” Black Chicago aldermen who received money from Mayor Rahm Emanuel prior to his election...

Free Symposium for estate attorneys, CPAs and wealth advisors

The annual Red Shield Symposium is being held on October 16, 2018 beginning at 8:00 a.m. CST, with one of the local host sites...