Rev. Dr. L. Bernard Jakes celebrates 15 years pastoring

By Sharon Fountain, Chicago Crusader Although most often applied to people, the old adage, “With age comes wisdom,” thanks to numerous research studies, has proven...

GSU Partners with Area Chambers and Business for Workshops

Governors State University’s School of Extended Learning, in partnership with Robinson Engineering, Chicago Southland Chamber of Commerce, and Orland Park Area Chamber of Commerce,...

‘The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves’ debuts at eta Oct. 20

In an innovative approach to connecting literature to live theatre, eta Creative Arts Foundation has partnered with the Chicago Teachers Union Foundation (CTUF) to...

Black Women & Youth Mental Wellness Expo

The Black Women & Youth Mental Wellness Expo (BMWE) is a community event that will be the first of its kind in Chicago on  ...

Gary to host trucking/transportation educational seminar

The City of Gary has partnered with Driveco CDL Learning Center and Schneider Trucking to host an Educational Seminar where presenters will provide information...

A classic becomes a tradition: “More than just a game”

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Chicago, get ready for not one, but two epic battles between champions at Soldier Field on Saturday, September 30th during...

Juneteenth celebration kicks off this weekend

By Ian Karbal, austintalks.org Rickie Brown, CEO and founder of the West Side Historical Preservation Society (WSHPS), has been fighting to raise awareness for Juneteenth since he first saw...

MWRD seeks local government partners for green projects

Permeable pavement like this alley in Berwyn is an effective form of green infrastructure as it handles precipitation where it falls. The MWRD is...

Salute to Ernie Jenkins

On Sunday afternoon, July 30, 2017, WACA (The Westside Association For Community Action) and The Chicago Rat Pack will present a “Sunday Soiree” honoring...

Seaway Bank Farmers Market July 20th – September 21st, 2016

WHAT: About Seaway’s Farmers Market The Seaway Farmers Market begins its 12th season on this Wednesday from 9am to 2pm at the Chatham Branch, located...