Exciting entertainment lined up for African Festival of the Arts

Africa International House USA, Inc. (AIH) recently announced its world-class talent line-up for the 29th annual event, during the four-day Labor Day weekend, Aug....

The 60th Annual Chicago Air And Water Show August 18 And...

The City of Chicago’s 60th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show presented by Shell Oil Products will take place this August 18 and 19...

Cell phone enforcement begins August 12-18

The Gary Police Department will have extra patrols enforcing the City’s cell phone while driving ordinance. This will be ZERO tolerance enforcement; if you...

The New 411

LEGENDARY! The legendary Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress Cicely Tyson will join a trio of individuals, who have made outstanding contributions to society through...

Two sisters bond through hellish reality in ‘Night Comes On’

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader “Night Comes On” is the powerful directorial debut from actress Jordana Spiro (Netflix’s Ozark), which had its world...

Chicago Urban League hosts South Side Community Forum for Housing Justice

Join the Chicago Urban League at the Community Forum on Housing Justice in Chicago’s South Side Communities on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Make your voice heard...

35th Annual UNCF Walk For Education Chicago

Join hundreds of supporters and their family, friends and team members to help UNCF raise funds for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). UNCF 5K...

Pre-Rap sheet Day

The Monroe Foundation will host a Pre-Rap Sheet Day free information session for the Get Cleared Illinois campaign on Wednesday, August 8 from 9:30...

“THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON SHOW” STARRING...

Showtime Australia’s acclaimed music production “The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show” starring Belinda Davids will make its debut in the Chicago...