Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 8 months ago

Gary Kappa League out in full force

Photos provided by The Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi In February, the Kappa League of the Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi was very vibrant in the community. Photos provided by The Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha PsiEarlier tha...

Midwest / Illinois - 8 months ago

Mayor says bill not ‘sustainable solution’

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson Crusader staff report On March 13, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson testified before the Indiana General Assembly Conference Committee Hearing and voiced concerns about the confusion over the role of Gary Schools emergency man...

Midwest / Illinois - 8 months ago

Ditching the Dove…Permanently!

Not so long ago, there was great controversy about DOVE (Unilver’s) racist marketing of its DOVE soap product. For anyone who didn’t see it, it was a very selective campaign that moved from the darkest of the four girls to the whitest by having th...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 8 months ago

Zion Hill M.B.C. hosts American Baptist College Day

Photo by Yvonne Kemp On Sunday, March 11, 2018, Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church hosted a rally worship services in celebration of American Baptist College Day at their church, 1825 West Hampton Ave. Since 1924, American Baptist College has been...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 8 months ago

UNCF to host Milwaukee Mayor’s Ball

Securing Quality Education for the Next Generation of Leaders MILWAUKEE (March 15, 2018) More than 300 business, civic and education leaders from across Wisconsin are expected to attend the second annual UNCF Milwaukee Mayor’s Masked Ball on March...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 8 months ago

Women’s History Month (Week Three)

The Counseling Corner By Rev. Judith T. Lester, B.Min. M.Th “Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less.”– Susan B. Anthony March is Women’s History Month. Wikipedia defines Women’s History Month as an annual declared...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 8 months ago

Green Bay Packers GiveBack to MPS

Milwaukee Public Schools will install a synthetic sports turf surface at Casimir Pulaski Stadium in Milwaukee, thanks in part to a $250,000 grant from the Green Bay Packers through the National Football League Foundation Grassroots Program. The gran...