Gang Girl Documentary Depicts Realities of Some Girl Decisions in Society By Cassiette West-Williams

  Powerful activist, writer and filmmaker, Valerie Goodloe, produced a gut wrenching, personal documentary about her daughter’s journey into gang life which is painfully honest, gripping and in-your-face. The memoir depicts when some young ladies decide to explore homosexuality and gang life, despite having a middle-class upbringing. Being a doting mother and providing private school … Continue reading Gang Girl Documentary Depicts Realities of Some Girl Decisions in Society By Cassiette West-Williams

51st United Usher Board Scholarship Banquet, October 14, 2017

The United Usher Board will host its 51st Scholarship Banquet on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Travelodge Hotel & Conference Center, 4400 N. Brandywine Drive in Peoria. The guest speaker will be Dr. Chris Reynolds, Athletic Director at Bradley University. Tickets are $50 per person or $400 per table. For more information or to … Continue reading 51st United Usher Board Scholarship Banquet, October 14, 2017

The Equifax Breach By Janice Parker

By now I’m sure you’re aware of the news reported widely about a major breach at the credit bureau Equifax. Equifax is one of the “big three” companies (along with TransUnion and Experian) that compile consumer credit histories and furnish reports to lenders considering credit applications. As you have likely heard by now, this breach … Continue reading The Equifax Breach By Janice Parker

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Evolve Midwest Events & Entertainment The Conglomerate By Jannise Bush

Do you know Michelle Danage-Sanders? If you do, you know she is a very busy lady. One reason she’s so busy; she owns five businesses. Her path to business ownership began when two of her mentors, Doris Symonds (TALK) and Denise Moore (Black Business Alliance of Peoria, Inc.) encouraged her to use her fundraising and … Continue reading BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Evolve Midwest Events & Entertainment The Conglomerate By Jannise Bush