Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon dies at 83

Meadowlark Lemon George “Meadowlark” Lemon, known also as the “crown prince” of basketball who who entertained millions of fans around the world with his antics...

Sweet smell of Rose turns sour as star traded to New...

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader On the same day when one million people gathered to pay homage to their hometown hero LeBron James in Cleveland...

The subtle damage you do each time you look down to...

The average person spends two to four hours a day hunched over their phone reading emails, surfing the net, sending text messages or checking...

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,...

Funeral Services Set For Ms. Bettie Jones

Bettie Jones High Profile "Good Neighbor" Killed By Shot Fired By Chicago Police Funeral services for MS. BETTIE JONES, an accidental victim shot by Chicago Police...

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...

Chicago State Police Say Public and Students in Danger

Claiming they are using substandard equipment and restricted from doing their jobs by a former Chicago Police Department Deputy Commissioner turned Chicago State Chief...

Marian Catholic sued for discrimination

MARIAN CATHOLIC HIGH School said they expelled four Black students because they failed drug tests , but attorneys and parents said those tests were...

University Park residents to protest proposed closure of Elementary Schools

Residents of University Park will stage a press conference in front of Coretta Scott King Magnet Elementary School (1009 Blackhawk Drive) in University Park...

Father Pfleger says Governor Rauner tried to create chaos

By Chinta Strausberg Setting out to accomplish what he promised, Father Michael L. Pfleger and about 3,000 supporters Saturday shutdown the Dan Ryan Expressway but...