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Mzilikazi James Khumalo leaves the podium for the final time
The passing of South African composer and educator Mzilikazi Khumalo requires that we understand the importance of what he achieved and how many mountains he had to climb to do so.
Rocky path ahead as Chicago set to get elected school board
ILCHS801,802, ILSPR801 set for time release at 8a Saturday, July 3. After decades of organizing by parents, activists and unions, Chicago is on the verge of having a fully-elected ...
Something big to cheer about, for a change
Something big to cheer about, for a change Suburban officials in Orland Park come out strong to cheer on local Olympic favorite Evita Griskenas who is one ...
Chicago’s First Monument to a Black Woman Will Commemorate Activist Ida B. Wells
This week, a Chicago committee revealed a new statue paying tribute to the anti-lynching and suffrage activist Ida B. Wells, making it the city’s first sculpture honoring a Black woman. As Maya Mokh ...
On Stage: The Blues take center stage at Sellersville
Two highly acclaimed blues artists will be performing at the Sellersville Theater (24 West Temple Avenue, Sellersville, 215-257-5808, in the upcoming week – Clarence Spady on July 2 and Ana Popovic ...
Newly appointed Iibada executive director brings ability to connect, professionalism to the position
On June 29 at about 6:20 p.m., Roland Smith asked his eight dance students to form two lines on the far side of the studio. They were about to do movements — glides, slides, walks, snaps — across the ...
Akron native takes ‘Panther Women’ to next stage in outdoor Cleveland workshop performance
Akron-born playwright India Nicole Burton continues development of "Panther Women" with free outdoor workshop at Cleveland Public Theatre.
Unveiling of Ida B. Wells Monument in Bronzeville met with ‘joy, excitement, appreciation and humbleness’
The Light of Truth Ida B. Wells-Barnett Monument was unveiled Wednesday. The Ida B. Wells monument by Richard Hunt is unveiled at East 37th Street and South Langley Avenue in Bronzeville on the South ...
Abbott internship program introduces young women to potential STEM careers
We want to inspire high school students to study STEM,” Kehr said. “We want to increase the talent pool in STEM among women and minorities. We want them to become role models for others. We’re ...
‘Up From Down Home’: A Family’s Flight to Safety
An edgy confrontation with white co-workers on the way home from his job at a lumber mill in Greenville, Ala., made James “Pop” Simmons wary. A menacing ...
‘It Taunts the Eye’: Footwork’s Fast Moves Loom Over Chicago
Projected onto the Merchandise Mart, “Footnotes” honors a style that’s become popular around the world but isn’t always given recognition in its hometown.
I must read 38 books before Labor Day and I’m already behind. Here’s my list: Mostly shorter must-reads for summer 2021
According to the rotation of the Earth, tilt of the poles and placement of the sun, the first week of summer has ended, which means one thing: I need to ...