White Security Guard Pulls Gun on Black Cop in Full Uniform...

By Stephen A. Crocket Jr, The Root An Ohio police officer in full uniform, you know, the uniform that clearly identifies him as a police...

City of Gary files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors

The City of Gary is facing the ever-escalating costs associated with combatting the opioid epidemic.  In continued efforts to confront this crisis, the City...

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...

NIPSCO renews support to Girls on the Run

Electric and gas aren’t the only power sources NIPSCO offers Northwest Indiana. In their second year as program sponsor to the local Girls on...

Two new faces in Gary emerge in politics

Eddie Melton and Tammi Davis Tammi Davis, Eddie Melton seek to impact state’s economy There are two new faces that are throwing their hats into the...

Historic Memorial Auditorium to be demolished

Relic of Gary’s past to become apartment lofts The Gary 411 and the Gary Crusader What’s left of Gary’s Memorial Auditorium – the only part that...

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...

Meals on Wheels Lights the Night for Senior Hunger

5th annual campaign aims to raise funds to deliver 13,000 meals and wellness checks About 70 people gathered at Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana...

The voice of ‘Soooooooooul” Train says he’s being ripped off...

By Stephanie Henson Gadlin, National Correspondent His iconic howl is recognized by millions of people across the globe as the voice of Soul Train. Broadcast...

NIPSCO’s Jennifer Montague speaks at Luncheon

By: Giavonni Nickson On February 11, 2019, Jennifer V. Montague delivered the keynote address at the Gary Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. NIPSCO announced the selection...