Candidate Herb Smith touts achievements for City Council

Before Councilman Herb Smith was selected on the Gary Common Council, City residents would most likely fall victim to nightmarish experiences when it came...

Melton responds to concerning changes to mobile driver’s license bill

State Senator Eddie Melton (D-Gary) authored Senate Bill (SB) 182 to give Hoosiers the option of accessing their driver’s license on a mobile phone,...

Alumni unite to address problems at Roosevelt

The Gary 411 As early as last November, portable heaters were being used in some of Roosevelt’s classrooms, David Bullock told a gathering of his...

Company that hires few Gary employees called out

Councilman learns about T&B Tube Co. as company seeks to expand Gary plant Crusader Staff Report T&B Tube Co. Inc. wanted to expand its plant in...

‘In Living Color’ To Hit The Big Screen, With Cast Reunited...

The pilot episode of the popular ’90s sketch comedy series will be screened at the 18th annual Tribeca Film Festival. By Kimberly Richards, Huffington Post The...

Harvard Sued For Allegedly Profiting From Early Photos Of Slaves

Tamara Lanier of Connecticut is suing the Ivy League school for “wrongful seizure, possession and expropriation” of photos taken of her ancestors for a...

Can you help your heart without breaking a sweat?

By: Krissy Lillie Often when you think about improving your heart health, you think of high-impact exercising like jumping on the treadmill or doing a Tabata...

TERRORISM, WHITE SUPREMACY AND THE POLITICS OF DENIAL

On Friday, March 15, 2019, 49 people in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand were gunned down by terrorists in what is being called...

Black Press honors Black Lives Matter Founder with Newsmaker of the...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Alicia Garza said she’s “super excited” about being named the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) 2019 Newsmaker of...

Detroit R&B legend and ‘Black Godfather’ Andre Williams dead at 82

By Jerilyn Jordan, Metro Times "Mr. Rhythm" and Detroit R&B legend Andre Williams died Sunday, March 17 at the age of 82. Known for solo radio...