U.S. 12/20 to be closed for railroad crossing work

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a road closure for U.S. 12/20 between Alabama St. and I-65 beginning Monday, June 14. CSS-SB will be rebuilding...

Country’s oldest African American Art Center hosts 80th Anniversary Masquerade Kick-Off!

Theme: Preserving the House That Art Built The South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC) kicks off their 80th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, June 17th at...

Crusader’s editorial cartoonist Dr. Yaoundé Olu featured in MCA summer exhibition

Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. This summer, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is pleased to announce the highly anticipated summer exhibition “Chicago Comics: 1960s to Now,” a celebration...

49 local businesses to receives a $5,000 Grant during a check...

The Lake County Community Economic Development Department (LCCEDD) provided a new source of economic relief that was available to small business owners in Lake...

Purdue Northwest educator prep program recognized for national excellence

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) School of Education and Counseling is one of 60 providers from 26 states to receive accreditation from the Council for...

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“I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons” By Kevin Hart c.2017, 37 Ink $26.99 / $34.99 Canada 400 pages You can pretend all you want. Hide your...

Indeed Presents Rising Voices

In partnership with Chicago native and award-winning writer, creator and actor Lena Waithe and her company Hillman Grad Productions, “Indeed: Rising Voices” was created...

A Grieving Father Was Handcuffed By Police Who Mistook His Daughter’s...

By Charise Frazier, NewsOne One year ago, Dartavius Barnes experienced one of the most earth-shattering experiences anyone can live through, when he was stopped by...

Aurora Police Need Help Finding Guardians Of Toddler Found Alone

Police in west suburban Aurora are asking for help identifying a toddler who was found alone on Tuesday. Police said the boy, who appears to...

Juneteenth Decatur: City Holds First “Celebration of Liberated Spaces”

Established by the Beacon Hill Black Alliance for Human Rights in partnership with the City of Decatur, a celebration of Juneteenth will be held...