Category : Illinois

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Lloyd Hall – Food Industry Revolutionary

-- ADVERTISEMENT -- Lloyd Augustus Hall was an African American chemist and inventor, who contributed to the science of food preservation. He created an innovative method of preserving meat known as “flash drying”. Hall was born in 1894 in Elgi...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Here’s Where the 2020 Candidates Stand on Labor

In March, Sanders’ staffers became the first presidential campaign staff to unionize, starting a trend. Castro’s campaign staff followed in May, and Warren’s team did so in June. The candidates each publicly supported the union efforts. “Every worke...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Hello Chicago!

A fabulous road trip in a hot red Chevrolet Blazer is creating an unforgettable summer for three interns at the Chicago Crusader By Tedarius Abrams Tedarius AbramsBefore I was selected for the Chevy DTU (Discover the Unexpected) program I was feel...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Hammond Public Library events

Unless otherwise indicated, all events are at the Hammond Public Library, 564 State St., (219) 931-5100. Monday, July 15 at 1 p.m.: Little Listeners (Ages 3 to 5) Listen to stories, sing songs, make crafts: It’s an alien invasion! Monday, July 15 a...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

SABA SABA Picnic planned July 13

Brunch Choice Crowd Dining Food Options Eating Concept (Food photo created by rawpixel.com) The Simmons Family Council (SFC) and the Institute of Youth Community Programming (IYCP) invites residences of Northwest Indiana and Chicago, Illinois to p...