| February 20, 2022
The virtual event – organized by BUILD Chicago – will be held the week of Feb. 21 and feature several speakers, including Michele Clark High School Principal Charles Anderson, Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson, artist Antonia Ruppert and BUILD Chairwoman Siobhan Sanders.
| January 2, 2019
The Jan. 19 event is one of a few services offered by the participants of Young Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow (Y.E.T.), a program operated by the Westside Health Authority.
| April 14, 2016
The first-term alderman easily defeated state Rep. La Shawn Ford in last month’s primary.
| February 23, 2016
Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin will honor three local leaders and the Illinois Civil Liberties Union Feb. 27 at the Columbus Park Refectory.
| December 20, 2015
The team has flourished under Edward Douglas’ leadership in the five years he’s been at the West Side school.
| December 17, 2015
Austin Chamber of Commerce head Amara Enyia is launching the Bridge Initiative, which will connect young people with veteran activists and community leaders.
| September 10, 2014
Austin business leader Malcolm Crawford challenges us to think about how to honor great African-American leaders in the community.
| April 2, 2014
The 46th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death will be commemorated Friday night at New Tabernacle of Faith Baptist Church.
| July 10, 2013
West Side resident asks tough questions of elected officials.
| December 18, 2012
State Rep. La Shawn Ford, Rev. Ira Acree and others mourn the lost of the longtime West Side leader.