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...

Preckwinkle seeks to end Shakman oversight for political patronage

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced today that the County and Shakman Plaintiffs have filed in U.S. District Court a joint motion to...

The Victory Monument gets polished

By Erick Johnson Bronzeville’s Victory Monument, an enduring tribute to American Black soldiers who served their country at the height of racial segregation in the...

Goodbye Rahm, Hello Jason Van Dyke

By Erick Johnson Amidst a media circus and crowds of protesters, the trial of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke got underway Wednesday, September 5...

Mayor finally calls it quits as Black leaders shore up candidates

Crusader Staff Report Black leaders are searching to back a political candidate after Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday, September 4, announced he will not seek...

Latosha Walker’s 26-year career change led to Commencement speech

She was a young widow, single mom, parental caregiver, new wife, and a working homemaker who wouldn’t give up  In 1993 at 18 years of...

Labor Day Over, Time to Start Combatting GOP War on Workers

With Labor Day over, it’s time to get back to work tracking the ongoing assault on the pocketbooks and values of America’s working families...

Mayor Rahm Emanuel not seeking reelection

Crusader Staff Report Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday, September 4, announced he will not seek re-election, ending a political career that was dogged by community...

Ald. Michelle A. Harris Informs 8th Ward About ”One Community-One...

August 30, 2018)  Summer is quickly drawing to a close, and the start of the new school year is right around the corner!  It's...