2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Luncheon & Basketball Challenge

“Step Up for Education” is the 9th Annual Lakeshore Classic theme for 2016. The Lakeshore Classic’s Corporate Luncheon has traditionally been a highlight during...

Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer to keynote World Civility Day April 12

  The Gary Chamber of Commerce recently announced one of the featured speakers for the 3rd Annual World Civility Day – one of the Nation’s...

Business, political, community leaders join Seaway for “Building on a Legacy”...

 Governor Rauner, President Preckwinkle, and Alderman Sawyer among guests to salute institution and welcome Seaway’s new division president at reception  Over 150 community residents, business...

Amazon hiring 500 workers at new Gary delivery station

Crusader Staff Report Amazon has hired 500 workers at its new delivery station that recently opened in Gary. The delivery station serves as a warehouse...

20 years and still going strong! The Chicago Football Classic

On any given weekend you will find business owners and philanthropists Larry Huggins, and brothers Everett & Tim Rand, tending to their various business...

Strack & Van Til holiday campaign raises $165,020

Provides nearly half a million meals to hungry neighbors through Food Bank of Northwest Indiana The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana recently announced the 2018...

Ready to save some money? Try this summer savings challenge

By Delta Jones-Walker Can you believe that we are only a month away from the second half of the year? New Year’s resolutions are a...

Black Women Talk Tech Conference Is Giving $100,000 To A Deserving...

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise The Black Women Talk Tech conference is back for its 3rd annual conference, and this year it’s jam-packed with great speakers, lots of...

Stony Island Arts Bank given Prestigious Preservation Award

The National Trust for Historic Preservation presented a Driehaus Preservation Award to the Stony Island Arts Bank in Chicago. The project is one of...

Congratulations to the 2018 ABFF Greenlighters Academy fellows

The American Black Film Festival announced the five students selected as fellows for this year's ABFF Greenlighters Academy. The second annual event, sponsored by Turner, is...