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 want to be. The Steel City is among the 5 percent of cities where resident have the least credit card risk, according to WalletHub, a website...
Indiana American Water announced recently that it is partnering with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to promote Fix a Leak Week, which runs March 19-25. The national campaign, part of the EPA’s WaterSense program, raises awareness about small leaks and other water waste that might be occurring within homes....
The movement continues to uplift and support small businesses in Gary, IN. Joslyn Kelly, owner of J's Breakfast Club, endeavors to do her part on a consistent basis by providing a variety of specials and events at her establishment. On Sunday, April 1, 2018 from 11a.m. - 4p.m., J's...
By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader Dog Haus, the celebrated craft casual concept known for its gourmet hot dogs, sausages, burgers and one-of-a-kind creations, recently opened its first Chicago location, which is located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood at 2464 N. Lincoln Ave. Dog Haus Biergarten Lincoln Park owner Jesse Koontz will officially celebrate...
With a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 6 p.m., South Side businessman, civic leader and pastor Dr. Leon Finney, Jr. reopened the legendary, family-owned Leon’s at 1528 E. 63rd St. in the city’s Woodlawn neighborhood. This Chicago gem will be reborn thanks to two-time Academy...
Illinois Comptroller Susana A. Mendoza joined State Senator Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, State Representative Christian Mitchell, D-Chicago, State Representative David McSweeney, R-Barrington Hills, and State Representative Greg Harris, D-Chicago, Thursday to introduce the “Truth in Hiring” Act to bring all “offshored” employees of the Governor’s office back into the...
By Delta Jones-Walker, Gary Crusader Last month, I eased into the discussion about handling financial transactions on your computers and mobile devices. While a few of you were apprehensive, most of the feedback was positive, and the demand for more information flooded in. So, I decided to share a few...
Centier Bank is a family-owned, independent bank that puts building a culture as one of its top priorities. As a result, the bank was recognized by the Indiana Chamber for being among the “Best Places to Work in Indiana” for the 12th consecutive year. Centier qualified in the Large...
The Gary Redevelopment Commission (GRC) will host an interactive and informative workshop unveiling the findings of the recent architectural/engineering study of the former City Methodist Church completed by Bailey Edward and ARSEE Engineers. As part of its winning bid to the 2017 Knight Cities Challenge, the GRC contracted a team...
The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Luncheon on Monday, March 12, 2018, 12:00 Noon at The Gary SouthShore RailCats Administration Building, 2nd Floor, One Stadium Plaza, Gary. The Chamber welcomes a proven expert in the areas of management, risk assessment, crisis management and dispute...