A Valuable Resource: Report Cards By Latasha Schraeder

In most school districts, the first report card accompanied by parent-teacher conferences is fast approaching. This is a significant time in the academic year. I cannot stress enough the importance of this time. Use the report card as a data point. Have meaningful conversations with teachers. Continue to refine a plan for academic success. Traditionally, … Continue reading A Valuable Resource: Report Cards By Latasha Schraeder

ILBCC Global Cannabis Investor’s Forum By Lord Mic

The State Illinois Black Chamber hosted special delegates from Jamaica, State dignitaries, partners, and statewide constituents at the Hollywood Casino-Hotel Joliet to launch the "Global Cannabis Investment Fund" and to convey the vast but targeted opportunities within our domestic and international operations that are ready to be shared. With full adult recreational use beginning in … Continue reading ILBCC Global Cannabis Investor’s Forum By Lord Mic

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Basic Seasonings – The Art of Cooking By Jannise Bush

What if we could go back to the days when we could trust the food we eat. The days before we had to worry about canned foods tainted by the can, packaged food with ingredients we can’t pronounce, animals treated with hormones, genetic modification, and garden soil and water contaminated by pesticides. This is a … Continue reading BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT Basic Seasonings – The Art of Cooking By Jannise Bush

TEACH ME THY WAYS OH LORD AND LEAD ME IN A PLAIN PATH By Rev. Charity Sephus

"GOD DISCIPLINES HIS CHILDREN TO TEACH THE PEACEABLE FRUIT OF RIGHTEOUSNESS" Hebrews chapter 12:11-15 (NIV) paraphrased Since we are surrounded by a myriad of witnesses, we need to discard hindering things and abstain from sin that easily entangles. Then let us run the race marked out for us,with perseverance and patience, keeping our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and … Continue reading TEACH ME THY WAYS OH LORD AND LEAD ME IN A PLAIN PATH By Rev. Charity Sephus

CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 206 By Mark Hollis

California Governor, Gavin Newsom, signed into law a bill that will change the face of collegiate sports forever. Last month, he signed into law California Senate Bill 206 that becomes effective in 2023. This bill states that college athletes will be able to receive compensation from individuals and corporations interested in using their images. The … Continue reading CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 206 By Mark Hollis

“PRO’JECT CHANGE” Making a difference throughout our community By Robin Carter

It saddens me as I sit back and reflect on our youth today; the problems they face and some of the things that are happening in the world right now. It saddens me to know that some of our children growing up to be young adults are still lacking a lot of much-needed knowledge and … Continue reading “PRO’JECT CHANGE” Making a difference throughout our community By Robin Carter