Black Woman Says She Was Asked To Give Up Seat To...

Her lawyer believes that restaurant management failed to protect his clients from the people who were “hurling racist insults.” By Mahira Dayal, Yahoo Lifestyle An African...

NIPSCO Encourages Nonprofits to Apply for Environmental Action Grant

Funding opportunity announced for projects in northern Indiana NIPSCO is accepting applications for its environmental action grant to support local nonprofit organizations with environmental initiatives....

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...

Jackson Five took the nation by storm 50 years ago this...

By Vernon A. Williams I remember like it was yesterday. It was my senior year at Gary Roosevelt High School and as president of the...

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,...

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...

NIPSCO’s Jennifer Montague speaks at Luncheon

By: Giavonni Nickson On February 11, 2019, Jennifer V. Montague delivered the keynote address at the Gary Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. NIPSCO announced the selection...

Happy 100th Birthday Timuel Black!

Historian to be honored with  Birthday Gala Dec 9. In his Bronzeville neighborhood, he is known as Baba, Griot. Teller of tales, fighter of the good...