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The Chicago Association of Black Journalists (CABJ) is dedicated to the support, recognition and professional advancement of African Americans in the news industry.  Founded on July 15, 1976, CABJ brought together black media representatives in Chicago to encourage expanded, in-depth coverage of the African American community.

Monday, 6:30 p.m., Cable Access Channel 21
Karen J Bond

Our guests this Monday are Cook County Commissioners Deborah Sims and Jerry Butler.  Tune in to Chicago Cable Access channel 21 at 6:30 p.m. and join us as we discuss Cook County Board President Todd Stroger's proposed tax increases for the 2008 Cook County budget.   


51st Chicago/Midwest Emmys Call For Entries
The Chicago Midwest Chapter of NATAS has opened their call for entries for the Emmy Awards for 2009.  They will be accepting entries for work broadcast between June 1, 2008 and May 31, 2009.  The deadline for submission is June 12, 2009. More


Are You Ready for DTV?
Are you ready for the digital TV transition?  On Feb. 17, some full-power broadcast television stations in the United States may stop broadcasting on analog airwaves and begin broadcasting only in digital. If you have an older analog television set you may need to upgrade.  More


Robin Robinson To Be Inducted Into Silver Circle
Fox 32's Robin Robinson is one of seven Chicago media icons to be inducted into the Silver Circle of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Chicago Midwest chapter.  More

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Russ Ewing Excellence in Journalism Awards
The Russ Ewing Awards and Scholarship Presentation is our annual fundraising event where we salute our colleagues, the local media and award scholarships to deserving college level students aspiring to careers in journalism.   For more information click here.