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Wilson and Church Leaders Plan Fundraiser to Help Hurricane Victims

“This is what we do as Christians, citizens and clergymen to help the least of these,” Patterson said. “We must not forget that whatever God does, he does it for our good. Sometimes he does it to

Black Enterprise Publishes Exclusive Registry of African Americans on Corporate Boards

Black Enterprise’s report spotlights prominent African American directors including Ariel Investments L.L.C. Chairman and CEO John Rogers, who serves on the boards of McDonald’s and Exelon and James Bell, retired EVP, Corporate President, and CFO of Boeing, who serves on ...

CONGRESSMAN DANNY K. DAVIS, LEADERS FOCUS ON COMBATING SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Davis said substance abuse is one of the biggest problems facing America today because there are so many people addicted to mind altering drugs.

Third World Press Foundation Celebrates 50 Years of Continuous Publishing

The celebration begins Saturday, September 30, with an intergenerational conversation between Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ta-Nehisi; his father, former Black Panther Paul Coates, founder of Black Classics Press; and Madhubuti.

PULLMAN PORTER MUSEUM PART OF THE NATIONWIDE MUSEUM DAY LIVE EVENT!

The museum is hoping to find and document 20,000 living descendants of the men and women who worked on the railroad between 1869 and 1969 during the golden era of railroad travel.

Mexican Patriotic Club Kicks-off Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with parade

Vargas, President of the organization said, “The parade was well attended and had lots of volunteers.” She also said, “She liked to thank State Senator Donne Trotter (IL 17th Senatorial District), State Representative Marcus C. Evans Jr. (IL 33rd Representative ...

Matthew House Celebrates 25 Years of Service

The 25th Anniversary Gala Celebration entitled “Still We Rise” will honor twenty members of Chicago’s business, civic, faith and philanthropic community.

R.A.G.E. Brings Hope, Peace to Englewood

“As a neighborhood association that lives in the neighborhood, we understand how difficult it can be for families to secure the necessary resources for their kids to be prepared for school,” Butler said. “

It’s Not Just Personal, It’s Business

According to Pew research, eight out of 10 Americans have smartphones and many of them bring their phones to work and just about everywhere else.

Designing With Light

Frank Lloyd Wright Trust Curator David Bagnall, said the “Designing With Light” symposium is part of the Trust’s ongoing signature series “Thinking Into the Future,” which has been presented for the past six years.

VILLAGE OF FORD HEIGHTS HOST DOUBLE DUTCH TOURNAMENT

Since 2013, the Village of Ford Heights has hosted a Double Dutch Tournament geared towards ending generational illnesses, restoring generational bonding and promoting positive community activities.

Profiling: Darrell Walker

How One Former Chicago Bulls Champ is Combining Art and Athletics to Help Students Succeed

Rep. Rita Welcomes Catholic Charities to Blue Island

Officials with Catholic Charities, led by President and CEO Monsignor Michael Boland, joined with local residents and officials to dedicate the new facility and pledge to fulfill the organization’s longtime mission of serving the less fortunate.

IIT REACHES 2017 TOP ONLINE COLLEGES FOR STUDENT ECONOMIC MOBILITY REPORT

Victoria Duan, a SR Education Group representative, said the online colleges were eligible for inclusion if they had a mobility rate in the top 20 percent of schools offering 10 online degrees either at the associate level or higher.

‘Elevation’ Exhibition at Beverly Arts Center Explores the Rise of Beverly/Morgan Park

The inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial, held in 2015, was an international event developed by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. This year’s event shares the focus with Chicago’s neighborhoods. It is the largest architecture and design exhibition ...