The Black Mall co-founders Dre Meekins and Cassiopeia Uhuru pose were dressed for the occassion at the 3rd Annual TBM Awards [Photo by Matt Marion]

The Black Mall Celebrates Black-Owned Businesses As Neighborhood Celebrities

The Black Mall, the online directory for black-owned businesses, honored companies over Memorial Day weekend in an effort to recognize their work and make them neighborhood celebrities.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Morgan Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Karalynn McNicholas, Found Dead In Chicago Lawn, Was Murdered, Officials Say

The Mount Greenwood resident had been strangled miles away from her home and without her phone or purse.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Neon Wilderness, New Spot From Bar DeVille Partner, Opens For Happy Hour Thursday

The bar near the Division Blue Line station pays homage to the neighborhood's Polish roots with its name, cocktails and laid-back vibe.