12-Year-Old Rapper Appears in Court Following Viral Arrest Video

The youngster faces serious charges. By Christina Santi, Ebony Corey “Lil C Note” Jackson, 12, appeared in court this month to defend himself against felony charges. In...

White Man in Dallas Arrested for Assaulting a Black Woman

Video footage of the incident was shared on social media. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony A White Texas man was arrested for allegedly assaulting a Black woman...

Aaliyah’s Mother Slams ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Doc: ‘This Will Not Be...

“These lies and fabrications cannot be tolerated and allowed to be spewed from the forked tongues of saboteurs of Aaliyah’s legacy," she said in...

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...

Jackson Five took the nation by storm 50 years ago this...

By Vernon A. Williams I remember like it was yesterday. It was my senior year at Gary Roosevelt High School and as president of the...

NiSource president to keynote Gary Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 Noon at The Gary SouthShore RailCats...

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Looks To Tax, Fee Hikes For $41.5B Capital...

By Dave McKinney and Tony Arnold, WBEZ Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Friday proposed a $41.5 billion infrastructure package reliant on hikes in gasoline taxes,...

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...

NIPSCO Encourages Nonprofits to Apply for Environmental Action Grant

Funding opportunity announced for projects in northern Indiana NIPSCO is accepting applications for its environmental action grant to support local nonprofit organizations with environmental initiatives....

$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?...