NASCAR Continues to ‘Drive for Diversity’

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia As fast as the cars that go around the track, observers have been quick to point out what...

HUD awards $1.2M to help poor residents in Indiana

In an effort to help public housing and Housing Choice Voucher residents in Indiana find jobs and improve their education, the U.S. Department of...

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...

Alterations sought for sagging pants proposal

CITY LEADERS FEAR an ordinance that would prohibit residents from wearing sagging pants will open the Gary to lawsuits. Gary officials cautious of legal problems...

Gary projects honored with special awards

Two projects in Gary this week will receive awards from the Indiana Chapter of the American Planning Association. The Miller Spotlight Project will receive the...

EPA Clean Car Standard helps the economy

The history of the Clean Air Act has been a successfully one. Local elected officials and civic leaders attended a press conference on October 17,...

Indiana American Water Kicks Off Second Phase of $8.5 Million Transmission...

Company also provides details on $127 million in water infrastructure investment Indiana American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Company (NYSE: AWK), joined Gary Mayor Karen...

44 ex-senators warn U.S. is ‘entering a dangerous period’

By Quint Forgey, Politico A bipartisan group of nearly four dozen former senators warned current and future members of the Senate on Monday that the...

EPA to remove toxic soil at East Chicago complex

Crusader Staff Report The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to remove two feet of contaminated soil at the former site of the West Calumet housing...

A rich past, but a bleak future

By Erick Johnson, Gary Crusader For nearly a century, it stood on West 25th Avenue producing a distinguished crop of prominent alumni who built powerful...