First Financial Bank hosts Financial Resource Fair

The Gary, Indiana First Financial Bank location recently supplied a financial resource fair and open house for the local community and neighbors. As a community...

NIPSCO V.P. of Communications to address Chamber luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its next Monthly General Membership Luncheon on Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Gary SouthShore RailCats Administration...

Centier Bank Celebrates Continued Growth in 2018 

2018 was a year filled with highlights for Centier Bank, including passing the $4 billion asset milestone in the second quarter of 2018. The...

Jamal Washington banned from City Council meetings

Officials aim to protect Sparks-Wade, who said argument over campaign issues spiraled into beatings and abuse Crusader Staff Report The Gary 411 Former Lake County Councilman Jamal...

Melton encouraged by passage of historic gaming bill

On February 6, 2019, the Senate Public Policy Committee unanimously approved Senate Bill (SB) 552. This bill is a gaming proposal, that would drastically...

Love Your Block Program Allocations Help Eliminate Blight

By: Giavonni Nickson Blight elimination and prevention are essential to Gary resident’s health, safety, and welfare. The Love Your Block (LYB) program plans to make...

Jackie Robinson’s Basketball Days featured on NBA TV – Feb. 10

Preceding the Miami Heat and Dwyane Wade vs. the Golden State Warriors and All-Stars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant on NBA-TV Sunday, Feb. 10...

CREATE A “BLACKPRINT” FOR SUCCESS

Black people the world over face similar issues. Wherever you find people of the darker hue, they end up subservient to what we call...

Black Women Talk Tech Conference Is Giving $100,000 To A Deserving...

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise The Black Women Talk Tech conference is back for its 3rd annual conference, and this year it’s jam-packed with great speakers, lots of...

Bennett College rises above problems to raise $8.2M

Bennett College President Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins announced on Monday that the College has raised $8.2 million in its #StandWithBennett Campaign. “So, we’ve come to...