Category : Black Local and National News

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Plainfield move ahead with Pace Bus expansion

Action taken by the Plainfield Village Board will allow the Pace bus company to ultimately add more service routes in the area. The board Monday approved the site plan a bus maintenance and storage garage for Pace at the Plainfield Business Park at...

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Pace seeks passenger input with COVID-19 survey

As our region cautiously reopens, Pace continues to work with communities, schools and businesses to keep service operating safely and plan the path forward. The agency also needs passenger input to help guide their decisions.

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COVID-19: National Nurses United to hold National Day of Action

[National Nurses United Protests] Nurse Bonnie Castillo: “Nurses know that this country’s rampant social, economic, and racial injustice has been killing our patients all along. COVID-19 is just forcing us as a society to face these problems" Photo:...

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Celebrate Black Business Month by Supporting Black Businesses

[National Black Business Month] During August 2020, individuals, institutions and businesses are encouraged to visit at least one Black business per day. Photo: Twitter Tags:& National Black Business MonthThe Black Women’s Agenda Inc40th Annual Sympo...

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Abernathy Aims to Unseat Dickerson in Senate Race

NASHVILLE, TN—Murfreesboro native and lifetime Tennessean Kimi Abernathy is running to replace Republican incumbent Steve Dickerson, who is running for reelection, for State Senate District 20. She’s an Iranian-American, military wife and mothe...

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Thorntons now requiring face covering for all Stores

Thorntons Cares about the communities where our Guests and Team Members live and work and we are always committed to taking measures to keep our stores clean and safe. Over the last several months, we’ve implemented many preventative measures to help...

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How new guidelines could affect retirement investing

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District 52 Stalwart Mike Stewart Seeks Re-election

NASHVILLE, TN– Democrat Mike Stewart has been District 52’s representative in the Tennessee General Assembly since 2008 and hopes voters will keep him there when they cast their ballots this election cycle. He’s also been elected as Democ...