The community welcomes Whole Foods Market® to Hyde Park

Crusader Staff Report Whole Foods Market in Hyde Park, located at 5118 S. Lake Park, recently opened its doors with its own version of a...

David J. Johns keynotes Lakeshore Classic Luncheon

For the past 8 years various speakers have been the keynote for the Lakeshore Classic Corporate Luncheon. Each speaker is tasked with delivering a...

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...

Power of multicultural automotive buyers honored at awards ceremony

Honda Civic Named Top Overall Ethnic Vehicle Six New “Luxury Growth” Categories Awarded The Fourth Annual Diversity Volume Leadership Awards (DVL Awards) ceremony showed the...

EEOC sues Aaron’s alleging race harassment

Aarons, Inc., a nationwide chain of rent-to-own stores, violated federal law when supervisors engaged in race-based harassment of Black employees, the U.S. Equal Employment...

Tax Tips for Starting a Business

Understanding your tax obligation is one key to business success. When you start a business, you need to know about income taxes, payroll taxes...

South Shore coalition “We will not be locked out…”

Recently, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans to develop more than 20,000 new homes on Chicago’s south lakefront at the site of the shuttered U.S....

IRS Tax Crimes

The IRS through its Criminal Investigation (CI), is organized to promote voluntary compliance of the tax laws. It has the authority to both investigate...

Centier Bank continues to expand in Indiana when other banks are...

Centier Bank recently announced its 62nd location in Indiana with the addition of its Downtown Elkhart banking center, scheduled to open in the Summer of...

Consumers want action on illegal debt collection and CFPB agrees

By Charlene Crowell            If you are one of the 77 million Americans who are hounded each year by debt collectors, the Consumer Financial Protection...