Art Design Chicago presents Celebrating South Side Stories

Celebrating South Side Stories, a daylong multi-venue event for all ages featuring art, music, film and food, is the latest in a series of...

Land Bank seeks partnership to redevelop Washington Park Bank

A new chapter for the Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA; the Land Bank) was marked on September 10 when it issued its first...

If an officer points a gun at you, it will be...

Attorney General Lisa Madigan on September 6 announced her office and the City of Chicago agreed to a draft provision in the draft consent...

Pride, athletic prowess and academic excellence fuel HBCU Classics

Back to School Pep Rally featuring the drumlines from Miles College and Morehouse College set for Friday, September 21 at Daley Plaza When the Miles College...

Gary mayor joins DC Mayor Bowser as part of health summit

Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser hosted other Mayors, leaders, and experts from across the country for DC’s first Maternal...

Funeral for Prominent businessman Kenneth Smikle Sept. 22

Crusader staff report The funeral for Kenneth Smikle will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 22 at the Chicago Temple First United Methodist...

John Legend becomes first Black man to earn EGOT status

By Derrick Bryson Taylor John Legend has made history again. The “Ordinary People” singer became the first black man to earn the coveted EGOT — Emmy, Grammy, Oscar,...

Rev. Jackson sets up transparent vetting process for a new mayor

By Chinta Strausberg Just a day before jury selection of the Jason Van Dyke trial, Mayor Rahm Emanuel sent shock waves throughout the city when Tuesday he...

Fifth Third Bank’s eBus Rolls into Chicago

The Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, the eBus, will be in Chicago now through September 14. Fifth Third’s eBus is open to the...

Chicago Urban League announces entertainment and honorees for 57th Annual Golden...

On September 5, 2018, a host of Chicago Urban League (CUL) staff, board members, volunteers and donors gathered downtown at the Wintrust Building’s Grand...