City of Gary and U.S. Steel announce $750M investment

The City of Gary and Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson joined Governor Eric Holcomb and U.S. Steel President and CEO, David B. Burritt, in an announcement...

Gary Airport celebrates new milestone

Another milestone in the city of Gary was celebrated Wednesday, August 8 with the ribbon cutting for the new Customs and Border Protection facility...

These doors are coming down

Fifth Third Bank will remove two high-security doors at its branch in Auburn Gresham. This follows a string of protests where activists said the...

GAO Report Finds Federal Agencies Spend Very Little of their Advertising...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire  Over the past five fiscal years from 2013 to 2017, federal government agencies have spent approximately $5 billion in...

Gary/Chicago International Airport’s commitment to safety was on full display

Click on image to watch the 2018 GYY Triennial Training Exercise Recap videoOn June 22 the Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY) held a joint, full...

IVI-IPO dinner features historic mayoral forum

The Independent Voters of Illinois - Independent Precinct Organization (IVI-IPO) will hold its annual Independents’ Day Dinner Thursday, July 19 at the Ukrainian Cultural...

World Civility Day agenda to focus on real world issues

Community Civility Counts has released the schedule of workshops to be held at the Indiana Welcome Center on World Civility Day, April 12. The community...

Membership has its privileges

Gary among 5% of cities with least credit card risk Crusader Staff Report When it comes to credit card debt, Gary residents are everywhere most Americans...

Don’t buy a BMW

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, called for a “full-scale” boycott of BMW, the...

EEOC sues Home Depot for discrimination

Home Depot failed to accommodate and then fired an employee who had a disability-related emergency at its Peru, IL store, the U.S. Equal Employment...