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New Chicago "Buy Black" Alliance Organizational Fundraising Event Wednesday October 17th

We’re now one day away from AFRICAN AMERICAN  HISTORY BEING MADE! WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 17th !! at the Bronzeville Community Clubhouse at 3847 South Giles 6:00 PM until 10:00 PM THE LAUNCHING COMMUNITY FUNDRAISER FOR THE BBA BUY BLACK ALLIANCE www.buyblackalliance.webs.com a new group of Black entrepreneurs and organizational leaders to help bring more awareness to Black owned businesses... Read more »

National Black Wall Street Organization Salutes Reggio's Pizza on 40th Year Anniversary

“As Chairman of the National Black Wall Street Chicago Organization and on behalf of Rev. Michael Carter, National President of the National Black Wall Street USA organization,  we offer our collective congratulations to the 40th Year Anniversary of Reggio’s Pizza, a legendary and historic Black owned and operated business from Chicago, led by Mr. John... Read more »

Ed Gardner Hosts Breakfast Forum On Black Lockout On Construction Sites Saturday, October 6

Gardner to hold breakfast forum on black lockout on construction sites By Chinta Strausberg Retired business icon Ed Gardner is inviting  blacks who tried to get a construction contract, others who would like to work on a construction site, and current contractors to meet him 9 a.m., Saturday, October 6, 2012, for a breakfast meeting... Read more »
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10,000 Blacks Rallied In Chicago For "Dignity" Call by Business Icon Ed Gardner

UPDATE Sunday September 30th was indeed proven locally and nationally to be “DIGNITY DAY” where thousands of Black residents publicly demonstrated in the streets in “intergenerational operational unity” ways not seen in over 20 years – for the reputation and legacy of legendary Black business icon Ed Gardner who made the call for 10,000 Blacks... Read more »

Chinta Strausberg Writes - HAT's OFF TO ED GARDNER FOR WAKING UP THE BLACK SLEEPING GIANT

HAT’s OFF TO ED GARDNER FOR WAKING UP THE BLACK SLEEPING GIANT by Chinta Strausbergon Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 3:36pm · Hat’s off to Ed Gardner for waking up the black sleeping giant   Sunday’s march is not a one day event     By Chinta Strausberg     Hats off to retired business... Read more »

Ed Gardner Calls For 10,000 Blacks To Rally For Black Contracts Sunday September 30, Mobilization Continues Wednesday September 30th

National Black Wall Street Chicago joins Ed Gardner’s BLACK on BLACK LOVE organization, Save Our Community Coalition and others as we continue to direct action action organize on construction sites. We are inviting unemployed construction workers to come prepared dressed for work as we add you to our database of prepared workers ready to work... Read more »
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Blanc Gallery Features Chicago Native in New Art Exhibit Thru September 21

Blanc Gallery Features Chicago Native in New Art Exhibit Thru September 21 Chicago Native Finds Home Again in New Art Exhibit at Blanc Gallery FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Eileen Rhodes, Gallery Owner eyerhodes@gmail.com 312.907.9323 www.blancchicago.com   CHICAGO NATIVE FINDS HOME AGAIN IN NEW ART EXHIBIT   BLANC Gallery is pleased to present “Homecoming,” an exhibition... Read more »

REGGIO’s SELECTED TO SERVE PIZZA AT BUD BILLIKEN DAY PARADE’s VIP BREAKFAST

REGGIO’s TO SERVE PIZZA AT BUD BILLIKEN DAY PARADE’s VIP BREAKFAST Chicago, IL – Reggio’s Pizza, Inc. will be serving its specialty pizza Saturday 11:30 a.m. at the 83rd Bud Billiken Day  Parade for the VIP’s at the 41st Street and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive Parade station.   “Reggio’s is happy to be... Read more »

Carl Davis Dies; legendary music producer

Legendary music producer Carl H. Davis died Thursday morning, August 9th, 2012. Mr. Davis passed peacefully at his home in Summerville S.C. surrounded by family.  He along with his wife Dedra Davis relocated from their home in Chicago to South Carolina in 2009.   During the golden years of the; 50′s 60′s and 70′s, Carl... Read more »
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Blanc Gallery Features Chicago Native in New Exhibit Starting August 3

Chicago Native Finds Home Again in New Art Exhibit at Blanc Gallery   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Eileen Rhodes, Gallery Owner eyerhodes@gmail.com 312.907.9323 www.blancchicago.com   CHICAGO NATIVE FINDS HOME AGAIN IN NEW ART EXHIBIT   BLANC Gallery is pleased to present “Homecoming,” an exhibition featuring New York artist,and Chicago native, Dr. Raymond A. Dalton, on... Read more »
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