St. Mary Medical Center to host Stroke Symposium

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke, according to the American Stroke Association; yet, 80 percent of all strokes are...

Young filmmakers are stars of Cinema Chicago’s CineYouth Festival

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader Cinema/Chicago recently announced the programming details for the 13th annual CineYouth Festival, a three-day film festival showcasing short...

Green Gary – Earth Day celebration

Join in the celebration of Earth Day with the annual Green Gary celebration on Saturday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at...

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...

The Crusader’s J. Coyden Palmer to discuss the Jamaal Jackson case...

Tune into "On Target Radio" this Sunday April 23rd at 8 p.m. to hear The Crusader's J. Coyden Palmer discuss the Jamaal Jackson case. Click...

100 Black Men of Chicago to host 20th Annual Gala on...

The 100 Black Men of Chicago, Inc. (100BMC), the areas preeminent organization focused on mentoring African American youth, will host their 20th Annual Benefit...

LA 92 is National Geographic’s Doc marking 25th anniversary of Los...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader Using only archive material drawn from more than 1,000 hours of powerful footage, “LA 92” reconstructs the tumultuous...

TUCC presents Diversity & Dollars – Structural Racism and Money

The TUCC-Gary Financial Education Ministry is inviting the public to attend a powerful presentation on “Diversity and Dollars Structural Racism and Money” by Renaye...

PUSH to hold a free informational housing forum Thursday, April 20,...

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition is holding an informational meeting 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Thursday, April 20th, in the Evans Chapel, 930 E. 50th...

WSTG to Close with ‘The Wiz’

By Ciara Smith, Gary Crusader The theatre that opened with August Wilson’s “The Piano Lesson,” is now closing its 20th season with Dorothy, Toto, and...