$30M apartment building near Bronzeville’s Green Line proposed

Crusader Staff Report Several developers on Monday, November 16, proposed a $30 million high-rise apartment building near the CTA’s 43rd Street Green Line stop, hoping...

BET presents new original groundbreaking doc ‘Smoke: Marijuana + Black America’

President Barack Obama admits to inhaling. President Bill Clinton says he didn’t. These facts are thrown in at the beginning of this enlightening documentary...

New order lowers capacity at businesses starting Friday

By Jerry Nowicki Capitol News Illinois jnowicki@capitolnewsillinois.com On Tuesday, November 17, 2020, Gov. JB Pritzker announced the entire state would enter Tier 3 of his mitigation plan...

Black Woman Who Shot Unannounced Cop Serving Warrant Stood Her Ground,...

The case in Jacksonville, Florida, was eerily reminiscent of the police shooting that killed Breonna Taylor. By Bruce C.T. Wright, NewsOne A Black woman in Florida...

Hyde Park Art Center hosts Interactive Virtual Gala

Featuring conversations with artists Jeff Koons and Amanda Williams Saturday, November 21, 2020 Combination afternoon and evening Gala program free and open to the public. Sponsorships available...

Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown, dies at...

By Madeline Holcombe, CNN Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown, was found dead in his Los Angeles home on Wednesday, authorities confirmed...

3K Blacks were part of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine tests

Pfizer to seek approval from FDA 'within days' after analysis finds COVID-19 vaccine 95% By Erick Johnson Some 3,000 Blacks participated in Moderna’s clinical trials for...

Teen master chef Ben Watkins dies

By Erick Johnson Gary’s 14-year-old Ben Watkins, who survived tragedy and won fame and millions of fans on Fox’s “MasterChef Junior,” died Monday, November 16...

$1 Million Illinois Lottery Prize Remains Unclaimed

Winning Berwyn player must claim by November 20 The Illinois Lottery is calling all Lucky Day Lotto players to check behind their sofas, inside their...

COVID-19 restrictions popularize Zoom and Facebook services at Cage Funeral Home

By Chinta Strausberg With the deadly coronavirus and subsequent hospitalizations on the rise, Cage Memorial Chapel Funeral Home Director Roland J. Criswell said the virus...