Tag: Chicago

Chance the Rapper Donating $1M to Schools

Chance the Rapper Donating $1M to Schools

| March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chance the Rapper announced on Monday that he will donate $1 million to the Chicago Public Schools Foundation “for arts and enrichment programming.” The announcement came at a press conference held at Westcott Elementary School in the Grammy-winning rapper’s native South Side neighborhood of West Chatham, during which he presented an oversized check to students […]

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A Breakthrough For Colon Cancer Cure

A Breakthrough For Colon Cancer Cure

| February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

When Keven Stonewall was in the fifth grade, he received four microscopes for Christmas from his parents. They did not realize then that his interest in biology would eventually lead him to discover a major breakthrough in the cure for colon cancer. Colon cancer kills more African Americans Colon cancer is the third most common cancer […]

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Reflection: Chicago Reggae Pioneer

Reflection: Chicago Reggae Pioneer

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tzaddi Wadadah I Terrier is a Jamaican born who migrated to Chicago in the mid 1960’s. He can best be described as a very humble, charismatic and spiritual individual and it’s simply difficult not to like him. He is an icon within the Chicago reggae community and has contributed immensely to the musical and cultural […]

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