Chicago Bears Linebacker, John Timu, to Give Away a Signed Football...

Chicago Bears Linebacker, John Timu will make an appearance at the 2016 Fall Pop Warner Youth Program Sign-ups. John is very passionate about being...

SEAWAY BANK AND TRUST COMPANY HOST “MONEY SMART WEEK” ACTIVITIES

WHAT: About Money Smart Week Created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002, Money Smart Week® is a public awareness campaign designed to...

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...

Thornton Township and United Way: United Way’s April Food Day

WHAT: The Thornton Township Food Assistance Center is hosting a “COMMUNITY DAY” celebrating United Way’s April Food Day. The United Way will be on...

Death of a King Film Debuts at the Glen Theater

The Glen Theater at 20 West Ridge Road will screen the 2016 Breakout hit, Death of a King - A.D. King – The Untold...

GOOD FRIDAY CLEANING SCHEDULED

State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary) is reaching out to senior residents of the Al Thomas Hi-Rise, 100 W. 11th St. in Gary, in...

COMMISSIONER BOYKIN, ALDERMEN MITTS & TALIAFERRO TO HOST WATER SAFETY TOWN...

Special presentations to be given by the Water Dept., Metropolitan Water Reclamation & other safety organizations focusing on lead pipes in older homes and...

Breaking Bread to hold for men-only meeting to save Black boys

By Chinta Strausberg   Victor Love, president of the Breaking Bread organization is holding a men-only meeting Thursday, February 25, 2016, from 6 p.m. to 9...

Illinois Black Business Political Action Committee Fundraiser

Union League Club invites The Illinois Black Business Political Action Committee is hosting our first Political Pac Fundraising Event. Our goal for 2016 is to raise...