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Winter Season Brings More Than Snow with ‘Parking Dibs’ War

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 12, 2018

Okay …I’m was born and raised in Chicago, so I can only speak on my winter war experiences for this city. No matter what... Read More

Kanye West’s Daughter, Chicago is Already Getting Custom Couture

Kanye West’s Daughter, Chicago is Already Getting Custom Couture

by Team Ebony   Feb 09, 2018

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s daughter Chicago may just be three weeks old, but rumor has it that she is being designed clothes by... Read More

The Vday Plans for Kanye West’s Childhood Home

The Vday Plans for Kanye West’s Childhood Home

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 07, 2018

In honor of Valentine’s Day, rapper Kanye West’s childhood home will get “heart-bombed” by his organization, Donda’s House, and the Skyline Council of Landmarks... Read More

Autistic Illinois High School Student Killed, Remembered for Always Smiling

Autistic Illinois High School Student Killed, Remembered for Always Smiling

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 06, 2018

Members of Chicago’s Whitney Young community are remembering an 18-year-old autistic student who was found stabbed to death on Friday. Brandon Porter-Young was discovered... Read More

Celebrity Friends & Family Support Kandi Burruss’ Broadway Debut (PHOTOS)

Celebrity Friends & Family Support Kandi Burruss’ Broadway Debut (PHOTOS)

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 17, 2018

While ¾ of Xscape are busy prepping their comeback EP, Kandi Burruss is busy on Broadway, making her big stage debut as Big Mama... Read More

One Bridal Boutique Owner Is Offering Great Selections for Curvy Girls

One Bridal Boutique Owner Is Offering Great Selections for Curvy Girls

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 11, 2018

A Chicago-based bridal boutique owner is catering to the plus-sized bride. In 2018, the average size for a woman living in America is a... Read More

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Obama Foundation Submits Development Plans for Presidential Library

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 10, 2018

On Wednesday, the Obama Foundation submitted development plans as well as applications for former President Barack Obama’s presidential library, The Hill reports. The library... Read More

Woman Shot While Filming Herself on Facebook Live

Woman Shot While Filming Herself on Facebook Live

by Zahara Hill   Jan 04, 2018

A Chicago woman was shot in the arm as she filmed herself during an argument with another woman on a Facebook live stream on Tuesday.... Read More

5-Year-Old Survives Being Shot for the 2nd Time in 2 Years

5-Year-Old Survives Being Shot for the 2nd Time in 2 Years

by Zahara Hill   Dec 21, 2017

A 5-year-old Chicago boy has survived the second shooting of his young life this week. Kavan Collins was hit in the face by a stray... Read More

Kandi Burruss Making Broadway Debut as Xscape Drops New Music

Kandi Burruss Making Broadway Debut as Xscape Drops New Music

by Jessica Bennett   Dec 04, 2017

Kandi Burruss revealed on Watch What Happens Live that she wouldn’t be recording new music with recently reunited R&B group Xscape because she wanted... Read More