Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 10 months ago

Plainfield investing in outside warning system

Recognizing the outside warning siren can alert individuals of an impending twister, the Plainfield Village Board isn't taking any possibilities on whether or not the system will work when an emergency arises.

by Staff - 10 months ago

Virginia Seashore Should Reply To At-Giant Voting Grievance

A federal decide  in Norfolk has issued a subpoena, summoning the town of Virginia Seashore  to answer a go well with filed in November 2017 claiming the town’s system of  electing metropolis council violates the voting rights of its Black residents...

by Staff - 10 months ago

An American Marriage might convey you to your knees

By Terri Schlichenmeyer He did it on one knee. One knee, with a nervous grin on his face and a velvet field in his shaking palms, asking you the Query of a Lifetime. You’d talked about this present day however it was nonetheless a shock and now you'v...

by Staff - 10 months ago

Silver Cross demolition underway

Crews started the demolition of the previous Silver Cross Hospital website in Joliet final week, step one towards redeveloping the 35-acre campus

by Staff - 10 months ago

Joliet animal pet security

A yr after establishing its personal animal management workplace, the Metropolis of Joliet has a greater course of in place for addressing pet-related security considerations for residents.

by Staff - 10 months ago

Black Ink celebrates Black literature

By Terri Schlichenmeyer Learn this. And that. Learn what’s subsequent to it, what’s above it, and the subsequent web page. Learn it, as a result of phrases soar. Learn it as a result of you'll be able to. As you’ll see in “Black Ink,” edited by Steph...