Don’t Kill My Chance… I Want To Be A Singer!

   Words By Ashley ‘Snow’ Harris                     There are thousands of children this age who will never have a chance to experience those first thoughts of what they would like to be in life. Think about this. If we are constantly killing our children we are Read More …

A New Headline For South Shore

By Billy Powers and Ava St. Claire   Take a quick look at the local news and you’ll assume one thing: life in Chicago must be grim – plagued by violence, alienating, divided and gray. But for those of us sitting at Chef Sara’s Café in South Shore a few weeks back – one of Read More …

Don’t Kill My Chance… I Want To Be An Actress!

                Her world has so much potential. Don’t allow her dreams to fade before she’s able to embrace them. Be mindful and aware at all times. Children hold the light of the world in their eyes, smiles and laughs.   Stop the violence and allow this precious child Read More …

B.I.G.G. HEARTS MAKE BIG THINGS HAPPEN

April 20th marked the first annual B.I.G.G. Hearted Foundation’s “Live B.I.G.G Gala” at the University of Chicago. The foundation, although born out of tragedy, truly is a shining example of what compassion and perseverance looks like. Named after the late DJ BIGG aka Buvern Francisco III, the foundation was created in order to provide financial Read More …

ColorComm Launches in Chicago!

Chicago’s 312 Restaurant, located in downtown South Loop, was the destination spot on May 9th for women of color in communications looking for a good organizational network. A group of  100 women connected at ColorComm’s official Chicago Launch in pursuit of building with fellow communications professionals in various mediums.Some familiar faces were on board and Read More …

Film and Music Video Directors: Coodie & Chike

Conformity: An action in which one redesigns their original perspective to settle for the acceptance and acknowledgement of mainstream consumerism. An action in which creative individuals, oftentimes, oppose for the integral care of their art and that of storytelling from the soul. Artistic integrity births innovative energy. That of which grants a trained eye the Read More …

Don’t Kill My Chance … Stop The Violence

It saddens me that as voices continue to communicate in various ways that there needs to be an end to violence, gun violence, senseless violence and gang violence; we are still falling on deaf ears. We are still in the midst of war on the streets and our communities. We are still hearing the heartfelt Read More …

Hermene Hartman: Views From The Heart on Soundcloud

  Hermene Hartman, Publisher of N’DIGO, shares her unique perspective on politics, relationships, family, business, life culture and the community. “Views From The Heart” commentaries are heard on iHeart Radio.  LISTEN TO THE LATEST FROM N’DIGO PUBLISHER, HERMENE HARTMAN ON SOUNDCLOUD! Views From The Heart   views from the heart-061913 is black chicago closing down Read More …

Chicago Comic Craig Robinson Does A Star Turn In ‘Peeples’, Opening May 10

[dropcap]Laughing[/dropcap] all the way to the bank!   Craig Robinson is without question one of today’s fastest rising comedy stars. Known for his roles, over 40 to date, in TV shows like “The Office” and “Eastbound and Down”; in films such as Pineapple Express and Knocked Up; and soon in two other films coming out Read More …

SMOKEY JOE IS A GREAT RETRO SHOW ON ROCK AND ROLL.

SMOKEY JOE’s CAFÉ is playing at the Royal George Cabaret, 1641 North Halsted. The show was just extended to June 30 by popular demand. It is no wonder why. They have also just received 5 Jeff Nominations. Way to go. This is a musical featuring the songs of Rock’N Roll pioneers – Jerry Leiber and Read More …