Groundbreaking for Buffington Harbor road project

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the Gary Redevelopment Commission hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on April 16, 2019 for the next phase of the Buffington Harbor...

What really happened to Sam Cooke?

Dueling documentaries spark interest in alleged murder conspiracy By Stephanie Gadlin National Correspondent More than five decades after influential musician and soul singer Sam Cooke was mysteriously...

A rich past, but a bleak future

By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader For nearly a century, it stood on West 25th Avenue producing a distinguished crop of prominent alumni who built powerful...

Deserted streets. Closed businesses. Supermarkets overwhelmed. Gary shuts down under stay-at-home...

By Erick Johnson Broadway was quiet on Tuesday. For over two minutes, a photographer stood in the middle of the street taking pictures without a...

The White House? A Grand Southern Mansion? Tyler Perry’s New Studios...

By Erick Johnson FORT McPHERSON, Ga – Madea would be so proud. Tyler Perry has outdone himself. On his new, sprawling 330-acre studio complex in...

$400M Hard Rock Casino Coming to Gary

Majestic Star Casino to get massive makeover with global, iconic brand Crusader Staff Report Hard Rock International, one of the world’s iconic global brands will...

Brothers from the Jackson Family return To Gary for first time...

By Giavonni Nickson Tito and Jackie Jackson of the legendary “Jackson 5” made a triumphant return to their hometown, Gary , IN, after nearly 50...

Our Black Women and Girls Have Gone Missing but Few Seem...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Victoria Shaw, a Black girl approximately 15 years old, went missing Monday, Feb. 11, in West Hartford, Connecticut. Teandah...

Video Appears To Show Louisiana Cop Planting ‘Crack’ On Handcuffed Black...

By Bruce CT Wright, NewsOne While the coronavirus has quickly changed a lot about the world that we live in, in certain circumstances things have...

Hard Rock Casino removes Gary from logo as part of “rebranding”

$400M venture rebranded as Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana instead of Gary By Erick Johnson By this time next year, folks in Gary should see something...