Emantic Bradford Was Shot By Police From Behind At Alabama Mall,...

The young Army veteran was leading shoppers to safety during the shooting on Thanksgiving night. By Sebastian Murdock An Alabama man who was fatally shot by...

Melton demands repeal of Emergency Management deal

State Sen. Eddie Melton (D-Gary) released the following comments after it was revealed that the Distressed Unit Appeals Board (DUAB) knew about former Superintendent...

Gary Council closes EMS probe; Mayor Freeman-Wilson disputes state’s audit

The Gary 411 Weekly News The Gary Common Council on Tuesday, December 4, voted 8-0 to closed an EMS probe that investigated whether emergency...

Student Athlete Awards highlight the Lakeshore Classic

By Giavonni Nickson There was no shortage of excitement Thanksgiving weekend during the 11th annual Lakeshore Classic event presented by the Gary Chamber of Commerce....

Teachers at Gary’s storied Roosevelt blindsided by layoffs

Why did EdisonLearning let go 17 teachers at a turnaround school just two days after the school received an ‘A’ on state report card? By...

Happy 100th Birthday Timuel Black!

Historian to be honored with  Birthday Gala Dec 9. In his Bronzeville neighborhood, he is known as Baba, Griot. Teller of tales, fighter of the good...

Mercy Hospital doctors seek $100K to honor Purdue grad Tamara O’Neal

USA Today A group of physicians who were friends of Dr. Tamara O’Neal, one of two Purdue University graduates killed at a Chicago hospital on...

Funeral for Dr. Tamara O’Neal set for Saturday

Funeral draws to a close for Chicago Police Officer Samuel Jimenez Crusader staff report Funeral services for Dr. Tamara O'Neal will be held this week. She...

Gary’s storied but struggling Roosevelt earns an “A” on state report...

Achievement comes nine months after Roosevelt became a turnaround school Crusader Staff Report Gary’s storied Roosevelt College and Career Academy received a grade of “A” from...

Victims of mass shooting in Chicago had ties to Indiana

Victims of mass shooting had ties to Indiana Crusader Staff Report Two victims who died after a mass shooting at Mercy Hospital in Chicago on Monday,...