Gary NAACP to honor Crusader publisher at annual banquet

The Gary Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has announced that its 54th Annual Life Membership Banquet will...

United Way of Porter County suspends tax preparation program as coronavirus...

Per CDC’s social distancing recommendation, United Way of Porter County will be suspending their free tax preparation service and other in-office activities from Tuesday,...

After four days of marathon negotiating, still no stimulus deal in...

By Clare Foran, Manu Raju and Ted Barrett, CNN Pressure has been intensifying for days on the Senate to pass a massive stimulus package to...

National Guard on alert in Chicago

Two out of three officers not indicted in Breonna Taylor case Crusader Staff Report The National Guard is on alert in Chicago as a grand...

Illinois GOP group deletes post depicting Democratic congresswomen as ‘The Jihad...

The group's president says he regrets that the Facebook post was a "distraction" from discussions about the four "socialist" lawmakers. By Alex Johnson, NBC News A...

New research center focuses on inclusion, social policy

The Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs  and the IU Public Policy Institute have announced a new research center dedicated to issues that...

What Happens to Your Debt After Death?

Some may read the title of this article and figure, “It doesn’t matter what happens to my debt after I die because I’LL BE...

Gary Parks Department offers free swim lessons at Tolleston Park

The Gary Parks Department supported by the American Red Cross will offer free swim lessons at Tolleston Park located on the city’s west side. Beginning...

A 9-year-old’s family says she hanged herself after racist bullying, including...

By Isaac Stanley-Becker, The Washington Post McKenzie Adams wanted to be a scientist when she grew up. The 9-year-old excelled in math. But she also...

Police identify man shot and killed by officers inside San Leandro...

BY Greg Liggins, KTVU A man is dead after he was shot Saturday afternoon by San Leandro police inside a Walmart. The shooting, which remains under investigation, happened...