Brand specialist to speak at WEA monthly meeting

Northwest Indiana Chapter of Women Entrepreneurs of America (WEA) will host its monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Join them at 6:00 p.m....

National Black Caucus of State Legislators call for debt collection reform

By Charlene Crowell When many consumers think of billion-dollar industries, banks and Wall Street often come to mind. Yet there is another industry in the...

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...

Tourism in 2017 continues to grow

A new study released by Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch with the Indiana Office of Tourism Development  shows a growing impact tourism has on Indiana’s economy. “Now in its...

City’s breaks ground on second new building in 2017

Officials recently broke ground on a 57-story building at 800-812 S. Michigan Ave that Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined by Ald. Sophia King (4th) announced...

Teens explore STEM careers and create Art for Bronzeville solar pyramid

Instead of sleeping in late or any other number of leisure activities a teenager might do on a Saturday morning, 60 African American high...

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...

ComEd Ideathon Challenges Bronzeville Students to Develop Smart Technology 

Local high schools vie for top honors, cash prizes in second annual event ComEd is challenging high school students in the South Side neighborhood of...

Purdue Northwest-Ameristar partnership

Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago recently presented a $5,000 gift to the Purdue University Northwest (PNW) White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. The...

Iconic WVON radio station moving from Chatham

Crusader staff report WVON 1690-AM, Chicago’s iconic Black news/talk radio station, is moving its headquarters from Chatham to the South Loop by the end of the...