| Jul 15, 2011
| 7:30 PM
As the Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration really begins to heat up, all eyes are on security measures meant to help prevent the kind of violence that spoiled the last days of the annual event last year.
For thousands who took in a Friday night outdoor...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Hundreds gathered at the Convention Center Sunday for the Celebration of Praise worship service on the final day of Indiana Black Expo's Summer Celebration.
“It’s our way to close out Indiana Black Expo with a bang, coming together with peace...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 4:08 PM
NEW YORK, N.Y. --- After a fantastic season, in which they surpassed everyone’s expectations except maybe their own, Notre Dame sweeps the Big East awards! Senior Ben Hansbrough is the BIG EAST player of the year. Mike Brey is the BIG EAST...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:15 PM
Speedboarding is dangerous for the boarders, but that is their problem — let kids of all ages have fun.
It is also unfair to motorists and cyclists who pay to use the streets and must obtain licenses and insurance for the privilege. If the...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Troy Williams will be here in two years. Bank on it. Here being the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 weekend.
Slashing, scoring, perhaps winning.
The overriding question: Which jersey will Williams be wearing?
A 6-foot-6 small forward at...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 10:28 AM
WGN Radio announced that the station will air the 2012 NCAA men's basketball championship game on Monday, April 2. Pregame coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. CT, followed by tipoff at 8 p.m. live from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans with play-by-play...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 12:32 PM
An assistant principal and athletic director has been placed on administrative leave, after being charged with drunk driving with a high blood-alcohol level.
The incident happened on the night of April 4. A news release sent out by the school district...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Alonzo Mourning, a 2000 Olympic gold medalist, seven time NBA All-Star and a member of the 2006 NBA champion Miami Heat, and five athletes from the peninsula Terry Kirby, Lisa Rice, Chris Slade, Ron Springs, and Walt "Fuzzy" Ward headline the list of...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Three high-ranking Indiana Black Expo employees are out of work Thursday.
It is reported the former employees were fired after they openly complained about working conditions in the organization.
They were also among the IBE employees who signed a...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 3:00 PM
A friendly exhibition game between the Georgetown basketball team and a professional Chinese squad snowballed into a full-blown brawl in the fourth quarter after a slew of fouls by both teams Thursday.
According to reports, chaos ensued after...
| Sep 26, 2011
The mayor of a small town that is accused of siphoning millions of sales tax dollars from Chicago and elsewhere has used his village credit card for $36,000 in purchases, dinners and trips over four years, records show.
The expenses by Channahon Mayor...