Category : Midwest

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

When “NO” is good!

John Ridley – image via WikipediaMilwaukee native, author and Oscar winning screen-writer unveils plan to open building for the city’s arts communityBy Thomas E. Mitchell, Jr.In the creative arts world, the word “NO” is a gut-wrenchingly familiar w...

Midwest / Wisconsin - 1 year ago

Election Watch 2018

Passion for serving others is what’s driving Felesia Martin’s run for county board seatBy Thomas E. Mitchell, Jr.“If you want something done, you have to do it yourself!”That’s an iconic phrase all of us have heard at one time or another. It best...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 year ago

Comedy Show set to hit Gary Friday April 6th

Local businessman and Gary native Jamal Rodgers also known as “Hustleman,” takes pride in his city and is always looking for ways to give back. As owner of establishments like Hy-Speed Car Wash, W.R. &S. Enterprise Towing and 24/7 Limo, he and...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 year ago

Working Night and Day, for 1,000 Years

A new book tells the hidden history of work—on and off the job. The simple definition of work—tasks performed for a wage under legally binding conditions, on a regular schedule—is in fact a rare and recent formula. The global office-rental company...