Community Civility Counts receives international recognition

The Gary Chamber of Commerce recently announced its international recognition as the authors of the Community Civility Counts initiative. At a Capitol Hill ceremony...

Construction Trades Fair brings job opportunities

If the number of tower cranes a city has erected on construction sites is an indicator of economic growth, then job opportunities shouldn’t be...

 Vets and military families more at risk for debt collection and...

By Charlene Crowell When it comes to consumer concerns, debt collection remains the top complaint most often reported to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)....

What You Need to Know about Life Insurance

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader As we transition from summer to autumn, it’s a perfect time to perform a “financial check-up.” Let’s talk about life...

CHA dedicates fully renovated Jane Addams Resource Center

Officials from the Chicago Housing Authority today joined residents of the ABLA/Brooks Homes, Alderman Danny Solis, Amy Rule and area residents for the dedication...

Dollar General now open in Gary

Dollar General’s newest store at 4157 Cleveland St. in Gary is now open! In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a...

ComEd celebrates at the Shedd Aquarium

ComEd used the Shedd Aquarium on June 28 as a model to announce its expanding energy efficiency program, handing out prizes to Aquarium guests...

Ford Foundation President, Darren Walker to receive 2018 Director’s Award

Caroline Baumann, director of Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York, has announced the selection of Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation,...

GSU Partners with Area Chambers and Business for Workshops

Governors State University’s School of Extended Learning, in partnership with Robinson Engineering, Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce, and Orland Park Area Chamber of Commerce,...

For the First Time, CHA Resident Has a “Home for the...

Susan Tovar sometimes just stops and looks out into her new backyard. And reflects on her hard work. And on the journey it took to...