“America’s Got Talent” is Looking For You!

NBC’s No. 1 summer reality series “America’s Got Talent” has begun its nationwide search for season-10 acts! The next stop for auditions are Chicago (Jan. 24th & 25th), St Louis (Jan 26th) San Antonio (Jan 29th) Tacoma, WA (Feb 9th) Boise (Feb 10th) Las Vegas (Feb 12th) Los Angeles (Feb 14th & 15th) For updates, Read More …

Young Women’s Leadership Charter School Hosts Open Houses

WHAT: Young Women’s Leadership Charter School, Chicago’s only all-girls public high school located in Bronzeville, will host an Open House on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m for prospective families and students for the 2015-16 school year. We invite families to join us to learn more about the school’s strong college-prep academic Read More …

PROFESSIONAL GOALS STUCK IN MENTAL TRAFFIC? SWITCH OVER TO THE CARPOOL LANE!

  By Kanarian Kindred While on our journey to love and to be loved, we must still dedicate adequate time and attention to our career advancement. After all, our achievements in all realms of our lives help to improve our self-esteem and confidence. But, it is becoming more and more apparent that reaching our goals is contingent on Read More …

“Fathers, Please Stand UP!”

This is to the MEN! Fathers that are doing their part in raising their children, I commend you! Fathers that are helping to raise productive sons and daughters, their mothers commend you! Fathers that teach their sons how to respect themselves, respect their elders and respect themselves, society commends you! Fathers that are teaching their Read More …

Young Womens Leadership Charter School: Annual Luncheon

By Jordan A. Porter-Woodruff         JAPWoodruff@gmail.com   In its 6th year the Young Women’s Leadership Charter School has had another successful luncheon. Taking place on April 9th at Downtown Chicago’s Hilton, it was headlined by Linda Johnson Rice, Chairman of Johnson Publishing Company, LLC and successfully raised over $500,000 in donations. The room was Read More …

N’Terior: Balancing Your Bedroom with Feng Shui

I’m sure you’ve heard the term feng shui (pronounced fung shway) before, but do you actually know what it means? Feng shui is an ancient Chinese art that reveals how to balance the energy in a space, making it healthier and more fortunate. Literally feng shui translates to “wind water”, two of the elements that Read More …

La Rabida Children’s Hospital joins the “Happy” Video Craze !

  Pharrell’s “Happy” from the ‘Despicable Me 2′ soundtrack  continues to propel and insert its energy and good vibes into people all over the world. The song provides hope and leaves you no choice but to move your body and groove. That’s just what patients at La Rabida Children’s Hospital did and decided to make you a video Read More …