Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 1 hour ago

Renewable energy sources that are powering our future 

Partnership Post Renewable energy uses energy sources that are found in and replenished by nature. For example, solar energy uses the sun, hydropower uses the water, geothermal uses the earth’s heat. Why is renewable energy important to our cou...

by Staff - 16 hours ago

New law ensures reliable and experienced teachers

Illinois now has a new law in place to help address the teacher shortage by allowing retired teachers to return to the classroom without coming out of retirement, according to Illinois Senate Education Chair Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (D-Shorewood). Be...

by Staff - 18 hours ago

Joe Debro on racism in construction, Part 20

Oak Center commercial corridor in West Oakland, Sept. 16, 1966 – Photo: Oakland Redevelopment Agency A study of the manpower implications of small business financing by Joseph Debro A 1968 book-length report, titled “A Study of the Manpower...

by Staff - 20 hours ago

Clemmons marches and votes with educators

Last Saturday, State Representative John Ray Clemmons, candidate for mayor of Nashville, hosted an Educators VOTE Rally and March to the Polls with members of the MNEA union and fellow MNEA-endorsed candidates. Starting at 3rd and Lindsley, Amanda Ka...

by Staff - 21 hours ago

Happy & Healthy Family Summer Tips

By: Dr. Sarah E. Laibstain, NDG Special Contributor School is out for summer! Although your children are likely very excited about these homework-free months, parents often see this time as daunting. How can you ensure your children are staying healt...

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Amazon Prime shoppers warned to be careful of scammers

Amazon Prime Day will kick off on Monday with 48 hours of deals for tens of millions of consumers who are Amazon Prime members, but the surge in internet traffic is also likely to attract scammers looking to steal your data and payment card details....

by Staff - 2 days ago

Sister Tarpley: Testing for Obedience

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor “Test me, O LORD, and try me, examine my heart and my mind” (Psalm 26:2).  Throughout the Old Testament, we see many situations in which God tests His people in order to determine if they will follo...