Amazon hiring 500 workers at new Gary delivery station

Crusader Staff Report Amazon has hired 500 workers at its new delivery station that recently opened in Gary. The delivery station serves as a warehouse...

Movie & TV series set to begin filming in Gary, IN

Meet T.J. Chester and Darrell Hervey, duo behind The New Black Entertainment T.J. Chester and her husband Darrell Hervey are the duo behind The New...

Pence signs Education Agenda Bills focused on supporting teachers and schools

Governor Mike Pence recently signed two agenda bills in the rotunda of the Indiana Statehouse focused on supporting teachers and schools. The first, Senate...

$1 Million Illinois Lottery Prize Remains Unclaimed

Mystery Millionaire Has 1 Week Left to Come Forward with Winning Ticket Sold in Chicago in May 2018 Are you an Illinois mystery millionaire?...

Statue of Liberty was for freed slaves

New York Times, Washington Post articles confirm what scholars already knew Crusader Staff Report It’s one of America’s most famous icons that has welcomed millions of immigrants...

Actor Danny Glover to keynote One Church One School Gala -Oct....

One Church One School Community Partnership (OCOS) celebrates 25 years of achievement at its 20th National Conference October 24-26, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak...

Roosevelt students still at Gary Career Center

The Gary 411 Roosevelt students and their families learned Monday what many had suspected. When school starts in August, students will return to the Gary...

Legendary basketball player Fred Marberry dies

Fred Marberry passed on March 21, 2019 in Robbins, IL, at the home he shared with his wife, Geta Aikens Marberry. Marberry was an inspiration...

UIC Graduate Workers Begin Indefinite Strike for a Fair Contract

Over 1,500 Teaching Assistants and Graduate Assistants at the University of Illinois at Chicago will withhold their labor indefinitely starting March 19, after stalled...

Gary hosts the 2019 Gary Car Show amidst annual Chicago Air...

The city of Gary will host a car show this year that will be held amidst the backdrop for the staging of the Chicago...