Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 10 months ago

Bright Star Community Outreach receives $674K grant

Pastor Chris Harris, Bright Star Founder and CEO Bright Star Community Outreach (BSCO) has been awarded a grant for $674,166 from The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority. With this new funding Bright Star Community Outreach will launch...

Midwest / Illinois - 10 months ago

Good Telecom Legislation for Business Growth

Beyond the Rhetoric By Harry C. Alford With reports showing that roughly 80% of consumers consider mobile services indispensable, (http://bit.ly/2AUs2E2) minority-owned small businesses will require access to resources that will allow them to compe...

Midwest / Illinois - 10 months ago

WATCH YOUR MOUTH — DENTAL HEALTH AND NUTRITION

By Julianne Malveaux From the time I was a little girl, to just a day or so ago, someone has always told me to watch my mouth. Why? My mouth runs, and sometimes it runs unplugged. I’ve been known to flim flam folks with flattery or eviscerate them...

Midwest / Illinois - 10 months ago

ASCAC: A MAJOR INTELLECTUAL FORCE

By Dr. Conrad Worrill, Chicago Crusader The Association for the Study of Classical African Civilizations/ASCAC, an organization co-founded by our late ancestor Dr. Jacob H. Carruthers, will convene its 35th Annual Conference at the Community Colleg...

Midwest / Ohio - 11 months ago

Camille Borders chosen as Rhodes Scholar

Borders will study history of the global slave trade By Liam Otten of Washington University Camille “Mimi” Borders, a graduate of Ursuline Academy in Cincinnati, and currently a senior in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, is...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 11 months ago

Depression Amongst Millennials: How can We Help?

Among many of the well-known killers of our youth today in America and in Wisconsin alone, depression has to be one of the most silent. The scariest thing about depression is that even when someone is affected, it’s never necessarily detected just...