Tag: premium

The American Dream lives! But…

The American Dream lives! But…

| December 28, 2013

It’s the current American reality that’s become a nightmare for millions upon millions whose lives, occupations and economic stability once seemed to embody it.

Read More

Black unemployment dips to five-year low

Black unemployment dips to five-year low

| December 28, 2013

The black unemployment rate fell to a five-year low in November, according to the latest jobs report by the Labor Department, but economists saw little to celebrate…

Read More

Troubles best new nation of South Sudan

Troubles best new nation of South Sudan

| December 27, 2013

Leaders of South Sudan are struggling to contain an uprising within the ruling party of President Salva Kiir, who sacked his entire cabinet in July.

Read More

A few thoughts as the year winds down

A few thoughts as the year winds down

| December 27, 2013

Commentary on the lull in shootings in the city in recent weeks; organizations that claim to be working with “at risk” youth, yet seem reluctant to talk to them…

Read More

Avoid winter’s perils by going online for Social Security business

Avoid winter’s perils by going online for Social Security business

| December 27, 2013

Old Man Winter arrives this month. For much of the United States, that can mean the possibility of temperatures below freezing and winter storms.

Read More

Dr. Luther Whitfield: MLK Club Clergy of the Year

Dr. Luther Whitfield: MLK Club Clergy of the Year

| December 27, 2013

The Martin Luther King Jr. Club has selected Dr. Luther Whitfield, senior pastor of New Covenant Worship Center in Fort Wayne, as Clergy of the Year.

Read More

IPFW to offer spoken word tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

IPFW to offer spoken word tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

| December 26, 2013

The IPFW Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs is scheduled to host “A Tribute to King in Spoken Word” from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Jan. 15.

Read More

Obituaries: Dec. 25 edition

Obituaries: Dec. 25 edition

| December 26, 2013

• Deacon Arthur Essex Sr. • Francine Denise Clancy-Hollis • Louise Harvey • Marcell Jefferson • Arica Neyvette Johnson • Pamela B. Turner

Read More

One Christmas wish

One Christmas wish

| December 25, 2013

This Christmas, let’s wish for a gift that both the giver and the recipient can enjoy… Let’s just wish for smiles; more of them, loads of them, this holiday season and all year.

Read More

Sani (tation) Claus

Sani (tation) Claus

| December 24, 2013

I’m sure that during this holiday season, all of us will be eating foods that are prepared from other hands whether it be from relatives, coworkers, caterers and those in the restaurant business.

Read More