Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 5 days ago

Town hall

One Voice Martindale-Brightwood will have a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. July 18 37 Place Community Center, 2605 E. 25th St. A light dinner will be served from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Area residents are asked to submit questions…

by Staff - 5 days ago

Renewable energy sources that are powering our future 

Partnership Post Renewable energy uses energy sources that are found in and replenished by nature. For example, solar energy uses the sun, hydropower uses the water, geothermal uses the earth’s heat. Why is renewable energy important to our cou...

by Staff - 6 days ago

New law ensures reliable and experienced teachers

Illinois now has a new law in place to help address the teacher shortage by allowing retired teachers to return to the classroom without coming out of retirement, according to Illinois Senate Education Chair Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (D-Shorewood). Be...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Joe Debro on racism in construction, Part 20

Oak Center commercial corridor in West Oakland, Sept. 16, 1966 – Photo: Oakland Redevelopment Agency A study of the manpower implications of small business financing by Joseph Debro A 1968 book-length report, titled “A Study of the Manpower...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Clemmons marches and votes with educators

Last Saturday, State Representative John Ray Clemmons, candidate for mayor of Nashville, hosted an Educators VOTE Rally and March to the Polls with members of the MNEA union and fellow MNEA-endorsed candidates. Starting at 3rd and Lindsley, Amanda Ka...