Category : Midwest

Midwest / Michigan - 1 month ago

40 under 40 Honoree submission form

Congratulations! You have been chosen as one of the Michigan Chronicle’s 2019 40 Under 40! The Michigan Chronicle 40 Under 40 Awards celebrates local African American individuals who inspire others through vision and leadership, exceptional achiev...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

4 Reasons to Visit South Africa

-- ADVERTISEMENT -- Buzzfeed recently published an article proclaiming South Africa to be the most beautiful country in the world. South Africa prides itself on its stupendous natural beauty and outstanding city centers. If you love adventure a...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

9 Reasons LGBTQ Workers Need Federal Protections

“Fired for being gay” is just the tip of the iceberg. LGBTQ-identifying individuals who aren’t fired for their sexual orientation or gender identity may still face other types of discrimination at work. Currently, there’s no federal law that protec...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

Back-to-School To Do List For Parents

-- ADVERTISEMENT -- The school year kickoff season is rapidly approaching, and there’s so much to prepare! There’s a lot of “readiness” required to make the change consistent for children, yet they aren’t the only ones who need a little assista...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

JUSTICE ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM

The City of Chicago, Cook County and 9 municipalities within Cook County will file an application for a U.S. Department of Justice 2019 Justice Assistance Grant (JAG). The FY 2019 Appropriations Act authorized the Director of the Bureau of Justice...

Midwest / Illinois - 1 month ago

$350,000 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpot Won!

If you bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket in Ottawa, you may want to check it right away! A gas station in Ottawa sold a $350,000 winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket in the Friday, August 9, evening drawing. The winning ticket was purchased at BP Fast N Fr...