Street in Chicago named for businesswoman Mother Josephine Wade

Mother Josephine Wade, a pillar in Chicago on 79th Street, had a street renamed in her honor on her birthday. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other city luminaries were on hand for the tribute. Wade is the owner of Josephine’s Cooking, formerly known as Capt.’s Hard Time. Wade’s delectable food has been enjoyed over the […]

Black men lead 79th Street Safe Summer Series in Chicago

Photos by Melanie L. Brown with Steed Media Men from various civic groups hold Safe Summer Series demonstrations for the Chatham community on Fridays in Chicago. The men of Breaking Bread, 10,000 Fearless and more under the direction of Victor Love held a demonstration with a casket, passed out fliers, provided health resources through TCA […]