Voice Of The Urbane



Money, Who Needs It? You Do If You’re Going To Write A Book

Posted March 28, 2013 by ndigo

                            By Walter M. Perkins Writing a book, once the impossible dream for many, is now a reality for many more due to technology and the many available how-to books on getting it done. Now comes veteran journalist Walter M. Perkins, with […]

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Get N’Volved with Acts Of Love

Posted July 24, 2013 by ndigo

On Thursday, July 25, 2013, Acts of Love will kick off its 2nd “Love Young People” Tour that distributes books to young people in need. In 2012 the tour visited 7 cities across the country, and distributed over 7,000 books to young people in the poor communities, and inspired over 1,200 adults to take a pledge to love […]

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UCAN Breaks Ground on Modern $34.4 Million Campus in North Lawndale

Posted October 1, 2013 by ndigo

  An energetic crowd of more than 200 North Lawndale residents, elected officials and others were on hand on Sept. 12 as youth service organization UCAN held a ceremonial groundbreaking for its new state-of-the-art $34.4 million campus in North Lawndale at 3605 W. Fillmore St. Participants included (from left): John Nichols,  vice chairman, Marmon Group; Illinois. […]

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