Civil rights giant Reverend Joseph Lowery remembered

Crusader Staff Report He was one of the last giants of the Civil Rights Movement. Today, Black leaders across the country are remembering the Reverend Joseph...

Roseland Community Hospital offers drive-thru COVID-19 testing

By Yukare Nakayama, ABC7 News A hospital on Chicago's South Side will begin offering a drive-thru coronavirus testing site beginning Friday. Roseland Community Hospital is the...

Amour Genesis to Launch Community Curbside Care Packages

Chicago-based mommy blogger travels throughout the city of Chicago to giveaway essential care packages for those in need Genesis Emery, founder of Amour Genesis, a...

David Brown Named Chicago Police Superintendent

Crusader Staff Report David Brown was named Chicago’s new police superintendent on Wednesday, April 1, ending a three-month national search that was narrowed down to...

At least 848 Blacks in Illinois have COVID-19

At least eight Blacks out of 12 employees in Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown’s department tested positive for the coronavirus Crusader Staff Report At...

UChicago Medicine transitions to universal masking as COVID-19 transmission becomes widespread

As the COVID-19 public health crisis continues to escalate rapidly and the public spread of disease becomes widespread, the University of Chicago Medicine is...

First 500 beds arrive as McCormick Place becomes field hospital

Crusader Staff Report The 26th Annual Black Women’s Expo was supposed to be held at McCormick Place this weekend, but instead of fashion and beauty...

State Investigating Hundreds Of Price Gouging Complaints, But Some High Prices...

By Tim McNicholas, CBS Chicago The Illinois Attorney General’s office has received more than 900 complaints about price gouging during the past couple weeks. Stores...

EDUCATION FOR WHAT?

Throughout most of our lives, African people in America have been told if you get a good education you can get a good job....

Ellis Marsalis Jr., pianist, educator and patriarch of legendary musical family,...

Marsalis had been hospitalized and tested for COVID-19, according to a family member By Keith Allen, CNN Ellis Marsalis Jr., a New Orleans jazz legend,...