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Bronzeville Life is a bi-monthly publication featuring lifestyle, politics, community, business, arts, and culture. The Chicago based paper is produced by the Robert Sengstacke Abbott Foundation.

Life and Taxidermy of CARL COTTON

2020-02-20T09:56:10-06:00

In recognition of Black History Month, a new exhibition at the Field Museum will honor Carl W. Cotton’s legacy and celebrate the accomplishments of this unsung African American artist. Featuring taxidermy, interviews, archival footage and [...]

Life and Taxidermy of CARL COTTON2020-02-20T09:56:10-06:00

Cook County Census 2020

2020-02-20T09:59:49-06:00

The 2020 Census is not your mom and dad’s census, as it is more than a population count. It’s an opportunity to shape the future of Cook County.

Cook County Census 20202020-02-20T09:59:49-06:00

Original Afrowear: The OG Of Urban Fashion

2019-11-10T21:42:53-06:00

By Gina B. @GinaSpot In the 90s, there was a limited representation by Black designers. Co-founder, Mustafa Abdullah (AKA DJ Mustafa Rocks) was winding down his popular Brotha Man line of fashion headwear. Abdullah’s idea [...]

Original Afrowear: The OG Of Urban Fashion2019-11-10T21:42:53-06:00

The Chicago Park District Strikes an Agreement With SEIU LOCAL 73 For Better Wages, and Healthcare

2019-10-16T13:48:08-05:00

CHICAGO - Today Mayor Lori E Lightfoot and Chicago Park District, General Superintendent and CEO Michael Kelly announced that the District has reached an agreement with SEIU Local 73, avoiding a work stoppage of 2400 [...]

The Chicago Park District Strikes an Agreement With SEIU LOCAL 73 For Better Wages, and Healthcare2019-10-16T13:48:08-05:00

QCDC Presents “Women+Commerce+Community” on Oct. 14

2019-10-08T07:38:23-05:00

On Monday, October 14, 2019, Quad Communities Development Corporation (QCDC) along with sponsors, Associated Bank, and The Chicago Community Trust will host “Women+Commerce+Community” in recognition of National Women’s Small Business Month. “Women+Commerce+Community” is the inaugural [...]

QCDC Presents “Women+Commerce+Community” on Oct. 142019-10-08T07:38:23-05:00