Partnership connects unemployed and underemployed with jobs

Juwana Dorsey is not lazy. She wasn’t unemployed because she wanted to be, and it wasn’t for lack of effort. She just needed a connection. In...

Financial justice a key focus at 2016 NAACP convention

By Charlene Crowell With 2,200 branches in every state, and added presence on 60 military installations - five located overseas, the NAACP’s grassroots reach is...

Proven expert in multiple management areas to address Chamber monthly luncheaon

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...

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...

Check your electric bill. Company pays $3M after allegedly deceiving Chicago’s Blacks...

A Good Company Or A No-Good Turkey?   Crusader staff report It’s a case that has allegedly scammed thousands of Blacks and left Illinois Attorney General...

Gary Redevelopment Commission launches Steel City Landscapers

On Saturday, May 19, 2018, the Steel City Landscapers of Steel City Academy will beautify a lot at 15th and Adams Street to inaugurate...

ISF Bank starts new chapter and new history

Illinois Service Federal Savings and Loan (ISF Bank) was recently acquired by the Nduom Family, who have big plans for revitalizing not only the...

Gov. Holcomb Pledges Support for Eroding Lake Michigan Shoreline  

Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced he signed an executive order directing state agencies to pursue collection of damage information that could lead to a...

Opportunity Enterprises hosts Disability Resource Series workshop on special needs trusts

Opportunity Enterprises will host a free workshop on Special Needs Trusts the evening of Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 6-7:30 p.m. The workshop will...

Remembering Dr. King and “The Other America”

By Charlene Crowell Once again on the third Monday in January, much of the nation will mark the anniversary of the death of the late...