Toll Road Concession Co. to announce $200M project

Governor Mike Pence has joined the Indiana Toll Road Concession Co. (ITRCC) to announce that the ITRCC is commencing a $200 million, two-year road improvement...

Second Buffington Harbor tour gives area hope

Crusader Staff Report After a successful tour of Gary’s Buffington Harbor this summer, the city’s political and business leaders made a second visit to the...

More problems for Ebony as CEO steps down again

Linda Johnson Rice leaves company again as magazine misses a payment to writers Crusader Staff Report Ebony Media CEO Linda Johnson Rice has exited the iconic,...

White family chooses to live in Gary instead of Niles, MI...

John Steele (right) is welcomed into the neighborhood by Clem Allen (left) without any issues of color to the west side of Gary. John Steele...

State Rep. Brown honored by former legislators for his civility in...

State Rep. Charlie Brown (D-Gary) has been honored with the first Civility in Government Award for his strong communication skills and demonstrating courtesy in...

Operations up at Gary Airport after year of growth

Airport Authority celebrates milestones and plans for the future As 2015 draws to a close, Gary/ Chicago International Airport operations are up 13.2 percent and...

Two Mothers of Freedom: Harriet Tubman and Rosa Parks

By Charlene Crowell During the 1999 State of the Union Address, then-President Bill Clinton recognized a gray-haired Black woman who teetered as she rose to...

Gary Independence Day Parade celebrates City and State

The City of Gary will present the annual Independence Day Parade on Saturday, July 2, 2016. While this year’s parade will celebrate this national...

Gucci removes $890 “blackface” sweater, apologizes after receiving backlash

By Caitlin O'Kan, CBS News Gucci has removed a controversial sweater from its website and apologized after some people said the sweater resembled blackface. The...

Grand dame of politics calls it quits

State Senator Earline Rogers Earline Rogers announces retirement after 34 years in the State Legislature State Senator Earline Rogers is retiring after serving decades in public...