Chicago Advocates Rally for Adult Literacy, Showcase XPRIZE Literacy App

Literacy apps are designed to reach adult learners who don’t have access to classes XPRIZE—the global leader in designing and operating world-changing incentive competitions—...

White Supremacist Gang Attacked Black D.J. at Seattle-Area Bar

By Karen Zraick, The New York Times Just before 1 a.m. Saturday, a crew of white supremacist gang members descended on the Rec Room Bar &...

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...

Juliana Stratton among 2019 “Gentle Warrior Award” honorees

Recently the National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum announced the three honorees of the prestigious A. Philip Randolph Gentle Warrior Awards, given to...

All 4 Living Former Presidents Contradict Trump’s Claim That They Support...

Trump falsely boasted that “some of them have told me that we should have done it.” By Marina Fang, Huffington Post All four living former presidents...

Tyler Perry pays off $430K of layaway items at 2 Walmart...

Tyler Perry decided to spread some holiday cheer by paying off all of the layaway items at two different Walmart stores. Walmart confirmed to ABC...

America’s Heroes Group and NWVU thank Bill Daley

Despite a rainy evening, over 100 veteran women and their children packed Pearl’s Place at 39th and Michigan for an “all you can eat”...

Just two certified librarians left at virtually all African-American CPS high...

Figure 4. There are large pockets throughout Chicago lacking a high school with a staffed librarian, but the need is most dire in areas...

Alzheimer’s Association provides safety tips in cold weather

Plan ahead for people living with dementia to avoid wandering    Six in 10 people with Alzheimer’s disease will wander. A person living with Alzheimer’s or...

Launch party for Walgreens Expressions Challenge – Sept. 15

4U ByU, which culminates National Arts in Education week, is the official launch party for the Walgreens Expressions Challenge. The event is Saturday, September...