Category : Midwest

Midwest / Illinois - 4 days ago

Applying Past Lessons To Change The Future

Ida B. Wells-Barnett with her children Charles, Herman, Ida, and Alfreda, 1909 Op-Ed By Dr. Lillian Williams Dr. Lillian Williams“The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.” Those are the words of Ida B. Wells, fearless anti-...

Midwest / Illinois - 4 days ago

MWRD prepares to deposit up to $4 million in ISF

(L TO R) MWRD EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR David St. Pierre,  Vice President Barbara McGowan, ISF Bank Director Francis Baffour, ISF CEO Robert Klamp and senior loan officer Brent Connell. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has historically ta...

Midwest / Illinois - 4 days ago

Operation Toy Soldier 2017

Smith, Bizzell and Warner Funeral Home is planning the 4th annual Operation Toy Soldier campaign beginning the week of November 27 and ending on December 20. Toy Soldier fill-up barrels are located with various community partners and filled by Secr...

Midwest / Illinois - 4 days ago

The Specter Haunting Infowars

The new documentary A Gray State, executive produced by Werner Herzog, explores a murder-suicide that has become a far-right obsession. Nelson benefits from both Crowley’s ambition and his megalomania, and even exploits them, but the problem with A...