Sunday, January 24, 2021
Crusader Staff Report Akyumen Industries Corp., the cell phone manufacturing company that acquired the Genesis Center through a secret deal, plans to bring hundreds of jobs to Gary in the first phase of development, according to an amended resolution with the Gary Redevelopment Commission. The company plans to operate the first...
By Bruce C.T. Wright, NewsOne Can it be that it was all so simple? The answer — at least, in the case of Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman, who fought back and lured the domestic terrorists storming the Capitol last week toward backup without resorting to lethal force — appears to...
Gov. Eric J. Holcomb, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Attorney General-elect Todd Rokita will be sworn into office by the Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush during a small, private ceremony at the Indiana State Museum Monday, January 11 at 11 a.m. ET. Indiana FFA President Julia Hamblen will...
In November 2020, thanks to the support of Gary residents, the Gary Community School Corporation, won a community-based school referendum. The backing from community stakeholders means more opportunities and support for students and the first raise for Gary teachers in more than a decade. With the referendum passed, GCSC is...
WBALTV 11 The U.S. Capitol Police have named a Morgan State University alumna as acting chief after Wednesday's riot involving supporters of President Donald Trump. Assistant Chief Yogananda Pittman, who joined the department in 2001 and rose through the ranks, will serve as acting chief after the resignation of Chief Steven...
The Indiana Democratic Party, the organization that advocates for the future of Indiana and its families, recently issued its strongest condemnation on Vice President Mike Pence for his decision to abandon the nation’s founding principles and instead “welcome” the support of an outgoing president and political ideology that is...
By Travis Caldwell and Megan Thomas, CNN Marion Ramsey, the actress best known for her role as Officer Laverne Hooks in the film franchise "Police Academy," died Thursday in Los Angeles at the age of 73, according to a statement to CNN from manager Roger Paul. No cause of death was...
By Mark Osborne, ABC7 News It appears President Donald Trump will have to find a new preferred platform to share his views with the world. Twitter announced Friday evening that it had permanently suspended Trump. "After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them -- specifically how...
Crusader Staff Report The Dorie Miller Homes will reportedly be demolished after the Gary Housing Authority (GHA) received an $8.6 million grant on December 23 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Located at 1722 E. 21st Ave., the Dorie Miller Homes is a 291-unit complex that has...
The Republican governor of Vermont called for Trump’s resignation, while Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) said she’s already drafting articles of impeachment. By Alanna Vagianos, Huff Post Several Democratic lawmakers and one Republican called for President Donald Trump to be impeached for a second time over his efforts to encourage rioters who took...