Why steal the eggs when you can just have the chicken wings. A former food service director of a school district in Chicago is facing several charges after allegedly stealing the chicken wings from the district. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, “Vera Liddell worked for the Harvey School District 152 for more than 10 years […]
While details of the shooting are still largely in development, Twitter observers have chimed in with their thoughts regarding the tragic event.
Lupe Fiasco performed Food & Liquor at Red Bull Music Festival in Chicago.
A newly released video shows an incident a Chicago high school in which officers are seen punching, kicking, and dragging a 16-year-old girl.
At the conclusion of Tuesday’s election (April 2) in Chicago, the city will have its first Black woman serving as mayor. Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is in a runoff against Lori Lightfoot, a lawyer who would also be Chicago’s first openly gay mayor. WBEZ reports: The historic race pits Cook County Board President […]
R. Kelly is moving out of his Chicago recording studio because a judge has ordered him from working there overnight because building-code violations. According to Kelly’s lawyer in a statement Wednesday that the judge effectively ordered the Grammy Award-winning artist “not to be creative between 9:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m.” R. Kelly recently asked the […]
We’re hearing from Jussie Smollett for the first time since his brutal attack earlier this week. “Let me start by saying that I’m OK,” the Empire actor said in a statement to ESSENCE on Friday. “My body is strong but my soul is stronger. More importantly I want to say thank you. The outpouring of love and […]