Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois to open first neighborhood center

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) on December 4 brokeground on aneighborhood  center in Chicago’s historic Pullman community. Called the Blue Door Neighborhood Center, it will be BCBSIL’s...

Judge forces wrongfully-convicted man to wait again on decision

Crusader Staff Report A Cook County Judge for the second time delayed his decision to allow a hearing granted by an appeals court for a...

Chevrolet Drives Into Fourth Year of Fellowship for HBCU Journalism Students

Six ‘Discover the Unexpected’ fellows will work in NNPA newsrooms Chevrolet and the National Newspaper Publishers Association selected six students from Historically Black Colleges...

Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Issues Statement Regarding Mayor Lightfoot’s False...

Recently, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle responded to Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s false narrative about bond reform spoken before the editorial boards of local...

What happens to a VA Disability Claim?

On Saturday April 13, 2019 leadership from the local Veteran Benefits Administration office joined the America’s Heroes Group radio talk show to discuss the...

Black Women Are More Likely to Be Sexually Harassed on the...

By Dara Sharif, The Root Reports of sexual harassment in the workplace are down among women overall, but the decline is far less steep among...

Mom scores $255K settlement after being fired for demanding private pump...

By Rebecca Rosenberg, NY Post A Staten Island nurse who sued her former employer for refusing to provide her with a private space to pump...

Black mayor resigns after racial bullying from white counterparts

By A.R. Shaw, Rolling Out A Black woman faced racial bullying after becoming the mayor of Upper Marlboro, Maryland. According to “NBC News,” Tonga Turner...

Veterans Day Weekend Offerings at Chicago’s Museum Campus

MUSEUM CAMPUS SALUTES VETERANS WITH FREE DAYS, NEW PROGRAMS Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium and Field Museum Offer Free Days for Veterans In honor of Veterans Day,...

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...