Black Panther Fever in Chicago

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The wait is finally over. For local movie theatres, the rush is on. Blacks in Chicago and America are jamming theaters...

Plans for a National Museum of Gospel Music in Chicago to...

Gospel music was born on Chicago’s South Side, a new and wholly American genre imagined into being by blues musician Thomas A. Dorsey in...

Community forum in city’s Fifth District at Roosevelt Park Pavilion

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will host a Community Forum Monday, July 11, 2016 at Roosevelt Park Pavilion, 2145 Harrison Street. Councilwoman Linda Barnes-Caldwell will join...

Thornton Township job fair coordinator aims for success: Outreach for regional...

Ms. Diamond Wright, Thornton Township, South Suburban College Job Fair Coordinator prepares for regional job fair to be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018...

Chicago Gospel Music Festival preview event offers opportunities for artists

In anticipation of the upcoming 33rd Chicago Gospel Music Festival June 1-2, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) recented announced...

Over 80 companies seek new hires at 2017 Community Job Fair

Thornton Township and South Suburban College are partnering to offer a 2017 Community Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 23....

Alderman Anthony Beale leads Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep into city Championship...

The Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy’s Eagles will take on the Lakeview High School Wildcats in the Chicago Public Schools’ Baseball Championship game on...

2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste Tourney Basketball Competition

On Friday, August 24, 2018, President Frank M. Zuccarelli and the Thornton Township Board of Trustees will host its 2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste...

Friends of Karen Freeman-Wilson present “Coming To America”

Friends of Karen Freeman-Wilson will present the Mayor’s Annual Fundraiser on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Genesis Convention Center, One Genesis Center Plaza,...