Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 3 months ago

Romeoville’s ISO (PPC) rating improves

The Village of Romeoville recently received an improved Public Protection Classification (PPC) rating from the Insurance Services Organization (ISO), which could mean property insurance savings for home and business owners. The new rating follows an...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Unwind During National Stress Awareness Month

By: Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain, NDG Contributor Stress is a normal part of day-to-day life, often caused by heavy workloads, traffic-filled commutes and even interpersonal relationships. Although the human body is designed to cope with moderate stress, c...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Win tickets to TBAAL’s 8th Annual Budding Rose Concert

The Black Academy of Arts and Letters 8th Annual Budding Rose Concert will include two performances. The first one is Friday April 12 at 10 a.m. for students. The special evening for the general pubic is April 13 at 8 p.m. in the Naomi Bruton Main St...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Emergency recovery efforts continue at Hammel Woods

Emergency responders are continuing to search the DuPage River following an incident at Hammel Woods in Shorewood on Sunday, March 31. During the incident, a man and a woman were seen in the water by the dam at around 5:50 p.m. Sunday. Rescue worker...

by Staff - 3 months ago

It’s Time to Sign Colin Kaepernick

By Marc H. Morial “Though this legal battle with Kaepernick has been resolved, he isn’t going away either. The league will forever have to live with the fact that it was complicit in destroying someone’s career simply because he wished to bring atten...