Easter Sunday Streaming Event: Harry Lennix talks about his soulful ‘Revival!’...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. In the film “Revival!,” Chicago native and renowned actor Harry Lennix brings the story of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection...

Walmart, Amazon, Jewel hiring thousands

Crusader Staff Report Several of America's biggest retail companies and supermarkets are hiring tens of thousands to meet demands of a U.S. economy that's battered...

Pullman Attracting New Talent as Well as New Investment

CMAP’s Joe Szabo and National Park Service Pro join Historic Pullman Efforts – Chicago -- (February 12, 2020) -- While new housing, businesses and investments...

A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter labor movement museum to celebrate its...

The year 2020 marks a milestone in the life of the National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter (NAPRPP) Museum AKA the Pullman Porter Museum...

Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah Celebrates 15 Years in...

The Auditorium Theatre’s signature production “Too Hot to Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah” celebrates 15 years in Chicago, and is one of the first performances...

Attend a holiday concert featuring extraordinary young musicians by the Chicago...

THE CHICAGO WEST Community Music Center Orchestra will hold its annual holiday concert on Sunday, December 15, at 3:00 p.m. at the Garfield Park...

Inaugural Black Fine Art Month continues with Salon Talk- Oct. 10

Talk begins at 6 p.m. this Thursday at DuSable Museum of African American History Pigment International, the Black Art Collective continues its celebration  of Black Fine Art Month with a...

Legendary Actress Diahann Carroll Dies at 84

By Kara Warner People Magazine Legendary and award-winning actress Diahann Carroll —widely known for her trailblazing TV show Julia, as well as her roles on Dynasty...

Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League collaborate for...

Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Chicago Urban League announced details on the second year of their innovative youth program EmpowerYouth! Igniting Creativity through...

Commissioner Johnson pushes for end of housing discrimination against people with...

Cook County Commissioner Brandon Johnson (D-1) said he will fight to end housing discrimination against people with past arrest records. The legislator made the...