You Are Here: Home » Featured


          Chicago Food Truck Fest:  Saturday & Sunday, June 27-28 @ Armour Square Park by U.S. Cellular Field (3309 S. Shield Ave.)             L.A.T.E. Ride:  Saturday, June 27 overnight ride @ Buckingham Fountain (500 S Columbus Dr)   Randolph Street Market Festival:  Saturday & Sunday, June 27-8 @ 1350 W. Randolph & 1340 W. Washingto ...

Read more

Congratulations To Ombudsman Chicago Graduates

Congratulations To Ombudsman Chicago Graduates Ombudsman Chicago celebrated more than 100 class of 2015 graduates during a commencement ceremony held on June 9. A CPS Options School Program, Ombudsman Chicago offers teens a second chance at achieving academic success and building a bright future as they work toward earning a CPS diploma. Ombudsman offers open enrollment throughout the school year and is cur ...

Read more

JRW Sues Little League Internatinal To Reclaim Title

By Charles Roughy Staff writer JRW SuesLittle League Internatinal To ReclaimTitle   Former Chicago Little League team  Jackie Robinson West (JRW) announced a lawsuit Wednesday against the sport’s governing body, accusing it of improperly stripping the team of the national championship title that had made the young athletes heroes to so many around the country. An attorney for Jackie Robinson West told ...

Read more

2015 Lexus RC350 Coupe F Sport

By Frank S. Washington NNPA Columnist 2015 Lexus RC350 Coupe F Sport  DETROIT    For years Lexus sold vehicles on the strength of the brand. Build quality was outstanding, fit and finish was almost perfect and its customer satisfaction became an industry benchmark. But during our week-long test drive of the 2015 Lexus RC 350 Coupe F Sport, we were hailed several times by drivers who told us they loved ...

Read more

Making Certain Every Child Achieves

                By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist To Be Equal   Making Certain Every Child Achieves B y passing this bill, we bridge the gap between helplessness and hope for more than 5 million educationally deprived children. We put into the hands of our youth more than 30 million new books, and into many of our schools their first libraries. We reduce the terrible t ...

Read more

The Many Faces of Rachel Dolezal

By Jose Cassola Special to the NNPA from The Miami Times The Many Faces of Rachel Dolezal     Rachel Dolezal’s 15 minutes of fame isn’t up just yet. Since news first broke last week that the now former head of the Spokane NAACP chapter in Washington portrayed herself as Black — even though she was born white — people have not stopped talking about her. And she has not stopped talking about herself ...

Read more

ASK ALMA – Deciding to Move On

Deciding to Move On Deal Alma, I have been with this person for six years, and we've had our up and downs, like any relationship. We are living apart but he still wants us to keep our friendship.... I don't because he needs to get himself together financially and mentally. Basically, I feel if someone trueloves you they will do whatever it takes to be with the person. He's just not moving fast enough for me ...

Read more

Celebrate Dad – With Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Cherish

Celebrate Dad - With Father's Day Gifts He'll Cherish Through the years, he's always been there to help you along. Show your apprecialtion for dad with special gifts he would love to receive. Check out these  gift ideas to make this Father's Day one he won't forget.   Give a moment , Not Just a Give Louis M. Martini Winery reminds us to "Seize the Cabernet" and share a moment over a glass of wine with ...

Read more

STEM Majors Awarded $25,000 Per Year for College

By FRANK S. WASHINGTON NNPA SENIOR Washington CORRESPONDENT STEM Majors Awarded $25,000 Per Year for College   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – When Morgan Grayned opened the envelope from the Buick Achievers’ scholarship program and learned that she would receive $24,000 a year to attend college, she screamed and danced and ran around her house with the letter. She posted it on Facebook. Her mom called the scholar ...

Read more

Barbers Celebrate The Art Of Hair Styling At 4th Annual Ball

Barbers Celebrate The Art Of Hair Styling At 4th Annual Ball Val Warner of Windy City Live on ABC-7 (left) and Comedian Leon Roger’s of The Morning Show on WGCI 107.5 (right) were MC’s for the 4th Annual  Barber Ball held Sunday June 7th at the Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th Street. Photo by John Alexander   Barbers from across the Chicagoland area gathered on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the Beverly A ...

Read more

5090 W. Harrison, Chicago, IL. 60644 | Phone:773-378-0261 | © 2014 Powered By The Windy City Word

Please wait...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to be notified when our article is published? Enter your email address and name below to be the first to know.
Twitter Auto Publish Powered By :
Scroll to top