$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?...

Buttigieg still silent on firing South Bend’s first Black Police Chief

As presidential candidate glows in spotlight, judge orders trial to determine whether secret audio tapes of alleged racist comments should be released to the...

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...

Two Mothers of Freedom: Harriet Tubman and Rosa Parks

By Charlene Crowell During the 1999 State of the Union Address, then-President Bill Clinton recognized a gray-haired Black woman who teetered as she rose to...

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...

Jerome Prince is sworn in as Gary mayor

By Giavonni Nickson In a ceremony filled with pomp and speeches, Jerome Prince was sworn in as Gary’s 21st mayor during an electrifying ceremony Monday...

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...

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...

Blacks everywhere are moving. Where are they going?

The Crusader studied 20 years of U.S. Census data and found that Blacks are leaving Chicago more than any Midwest city. Los Angeles has...

HOW THE INDIANA STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION WASTED $22 MILLION ON...

Despite little progress, EdisonLearning, the company the state hired for the flawed takeover, received an extended contract that could push its earnings over $31...