Symposium examines Black community economic growth

Approximately 200 businessmen and women, representing some of Chicago’s top economic and urban development thought leaders, convened at the Federal Reserve for a unique...

Common mistakes made during estate planning

By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader Summer is here, and many of us are taking vacations, enjoying some down time with family or indulging in our...

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...

Second generation entrepreneur revitalizes small businesses

By Dezimon Alicea, Gary Crusader Public Relations expert Chelsea Stalling-Whittington is committed to strengthening small businesses in Gary. In 1992, social media was a thought instead...

Methodist Hospitals Exec To Address Chamber Monthly Luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Luncheon on Monday, July 10, 2017, 12:00 Noon at The SouthShore RailCats Administration Bldg.,...

PUSH ‘Heal and Rebuild’ 46th convention includes relevant topics

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Heal and Rebuild is the theme for the 46th annual Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund international convention which...

Fifth Third Bank provides 1 million meals to fight hunger

Fifth Third recently announced that it provided over one million meals in May to fight hunger during its annual “Feeding Our Communities” initiative. The...

Giving Seaway Some Credit

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader It’s being called the deal of a lifetime. For $10, you can be part owner of Seaway a Division of...

Local Author and Entrepreneur to Bring Literary Powerhouses Together for Summer...

Author, radio personality, entrepreneur and founder of the Northwest Social Network Crystal Lynn O'Brien is bringing together diverse thought leaders, young professionals and literary...

Indiana Black Expo launches Conflict-Resolution Media Campaign

The Indiana Black Expo released two .30 second ads as part of its I Am Your Brother. I Am Your Sister. Conflict Resolution Media...