Remembering Harold: Harold Washington Tribute Committee

In an effort to remember and give honor to Chicago’s first African American mayor, a diverse group of supporters has formed the Harold Washington Tribute Committee to commemorate his legacy.    Monday, April 29, 2013 will mark the 30th anniversary of the inauguration of Mayor Harold Washington, Chicago’s first African American mayor. What an exciting time Read More …

The Legacy of Jacoby Dickens

JACOBY DICKENS was the Chairman of Seaway Bank serving the South Side of Chicago.  Mr. Dickens lived from 1913 – 2013.  Upon retirement he moved to Fisherman Island in Florida with his wife Veranda and lived marvelous life mixed with leisure and business. He was memorialized Saturday, April 20 appropriately at the Emil and Pat Jones Read More …