Shrine No More

The South Side club the Shrine announced that it’s shutting its doors after nearly seven years of bringing hip-hop, R&B, dance, reggae and more…

The Auto Show

First Look for Charity is considered one of Chicagoland’s largest single day charitable events. Over the last 24 years, the event has raised over $42 million dollars…

Super Bowl 50

The Super Bowl halftime show is, at this point, nearly as big as the Super Bowl itself. This year, the NFL is rolling out…

Mardi Gras

New Orleans is the official capital of Mardi Gras, and anyone that knows me knows I LOVE Nawlins! But there is  NO reason to…

Beyonce Changes it Up

As Beyoncé gets ready to perform with Coldplay at Sunday’s Super Bowl, she is also getting ready for a new career. Beyoncé has split…

Black Injury

By Paul King, Jr. – January 31, 2016 In spite of the nagging pain, Black America can find some comfort in that the current…

Cooking with Cops

By Patricia Andrews-Keenan Students from The Bella Cuisine Kids Cooking Club (BCKCC), a CPS after school program focused on the benefits of healthy eating,…