A public dedication ceremony for an Indiana state historical marker commemorating City Church, an ornate, Methodist cathedral in Gary from 1926-1975, is scheduled for Thursday, June 20, 2019. Attendees are encouraged to gather at 504 Broadway at 12:00 p.m....
On Saturday, June 8, the Unity of Chicago South (UCS) family will host, ‘Mind Body Soul Expo: A Spiritual Experience’ at the Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative, located at 1456 E. 70th St. from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The free...
Family, friends and fans of the legendary Chuck Barksdale of The Dells were joined by guests and music industry artists to celebrate the life of Chuck Barksdale of The Dells on Monday, May 20 at the Harold Washington Cultural...
Sieon C. Roberts Sr. knows firsthand what it is like to experience the trauma of growing up without a biological father present. However, he has grown from pain to purpose by doing the inside work of healing from the...
By Chinta Strausberg Addressing the lack of morals and character in society today, Spencer Leak, Sr., president, CEO A.R. Leak, is holding a gathering of community activists and religious leaders at 6 p.m., Thursday, May 23, at the House of...
One of northwest Indiana’s stalwart union leaders has passed. Lorenzo Crowell, Jr. who for years fought for and represented health care workers in multiple Midwestern states passed on Friday, May 10. For more than a year, he struggled with...
Social justice advocate and wife of noted civil rights activist Edwin C. “Bill” Berry Betsy G. Berry of Michigan City, Indiana peacefully passed away on April 26, 2019, at the age of 99. She spent an impressive lifetime dedicated to promoting...
Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, will ordain 23 permanent and transitional deacons at 10 a.m., on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Holy Name Cathedral, 735 North State Street, Chicago. The newly ordained deacons will be assigned to...
Community Renewal Society is convening its largest National Day of Prayer action to date. On Thursday, May 2, CRS is organizing “The Power of Prayer for Chicago,” during which participants will civically and civilly encircle City Hall, praying for...
Rev. Dr. John R. Porter dead at 87 The Reverend Dr. John R. Porter, Ph.D., (87) has died after a long battle with congestive heart failure. He passed away in his South Side home in the Hyde Park community of...