A special bond marks a historic milestone

By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader While one suffered from white flight and segregation, the other stepped in and crusaded for integration and equal opportunities for...

IU Northwest celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Indiana University Northwest’s Departments of African American and African Diaspora Studies and Minority Studies in partnership with the Office of Diversity, Equity and Multicultural...

NiSource president to keynote Gary Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 Noon at The Gary SouthShore RailCats...

Summer Madness Concert and All School Alumni Weekend

By Louise Scott, Gary Crusader The weekend of July 30th in the City of Gary will be one to remember as the Summer Madness Concert...

McDonald’s owners to donate 2,000 turkeys to Chicagoland residents

On Wednesday, November 16th the Black McDonald’s Operators Association of Chicago and Northwest Indiana (BMOA) kicked-off their 17th Annual “Food for the Body &...

Workout class works to support women in personal and professional goals

By Crystal Lynn, Gary Crusader A popular dance cardio class in Gary is breaking the mold in its approach to health. Hip Hop Cardio focuses...

Temporary road closures along SR 55 (Cleveland Street) closures in Gary...

NIPSCO Officials have released the following information regarding road closures in the city through September. Road closures will continue in Gary and on portions of...

Two Days of Blues and BBQ at the Broad Street Blues...

Griffith Central Park will transform into a two-day blues festival with twelve top-name blues bands nationwide on July 2 and 3. The festival will...

Civil Rights giants to celebrate Martin Luther King’s life

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s iconic life, passion for justice and his remarkable civil rights journey will be chronicled and memorialized by four of...

Congresswoman Kelly to Host 5th Annual Hiring Event

Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host her 5th Annual Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 27, from 9 a.m....