By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Dorothy Gaters, the winningest high school basketball coach in Illinois, led her team to a third place finish last weekend...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Despite the results last weekend in downstate Normal, Chicago Public Schools girl’s basketball programs gave notice they are going...

While Althea Gibson became famous for expertly lobbing a tennis ball over a net; it was the color barriers of the time that really...

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader While the student population at Orr Academy has plummeted to 376 students, the basketball culture at the West Side school...

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader When Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. recently honored retired NBA super star Isiah Thomas, he and scores of people were...

The residents and staff at Aperion Care Tolleston Park hosted a Cubs themed party on November 4th to celebrate the Cub’s World Series win....

By Louise Scott, Gary Crusader Tami Reynolds, a teacher at Gary Lighthouse Charter School, started the Steel City Superstars in 2000 as an activity for...

PHILLIPS HOLDS UP the 2015 4A state championship trophy won on November 27 making the Wildcats the first Public League team to do so....

By J. Coyden Palmer When the WNBA celebrated their 20th Anniversary earlier this week, they also released a list of the Top 20 players in...

The dynamic West Side Leadership Academy point guard, who commands the floor at only 5-foot-6 inches, announced at a Sept. 27 press conference her...