ID Day at the Field Museum and it’s free

The Field Museum is hosting its annual ID Day event when visitors can meet the Museum's scientists and get experts to identify the fossils,...

Volunteer attorneys to be present at every Chicago police station May...

On Saturday, May 19 from 12-4 p.m., First Defense Legal Aid (FDLA) will deploy volunteer attorneys to each of the city's 23 police districts...

Garden Party & Concert Fundraiser with Mae Ya

Bronzeville native Mae Ya Carter Ryan is a child prodigy who just received a nearly full scholarship to the Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen,...

The New 411: Musical Mashups

By Rayond Ward, Chicago Crusader MUSICAL MASH UPS: Classical music will meet hip-hop when the string phenomenon Black Violin comes to the McAninch Center (MAC) for an...

IU Northwest celebrates Black History Month through artistic lens

Indiana University Northwest’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs invites the campus and community to celebrate Black History Month with a series of...

Deadline nears to vote for Parkway Gardens activist

Crusader staff report The deadline to vote online for Parkway Gardens activist Jennifer Maddox for CNN’s annual Hero of the Year award is Tuesday, December...

J’s Breakfast Club to host a series of events during Thanksgiving...

It’s been almost six months since J’s Breakfast Club moved into a larger, more accommodating space in Gary’s Glen Park section (3669 Broadway). As...

Hearing examines Black success at Indiana’s colleges

African American members of Indiana’s State Legislature will hold a public hearing on the campus of Indiana University Northwest in Gary on Wednesday, April...

Crusader newspaper to be recognized at ribbon cutting for 65th and...

Alderman Cochran wanted to notify the community of a ribbon cutting ceremony for a GreenStar Movement mural under the 65th and Dorchester viaduct. Alderman...

34th Annual Nostalgia Weekend Scheduled

The 34th Annual Froebel-Roosevelt Nostalgia is set for Saturday, August 11. The day will begin with a picnic on the lawn of Froebel High...