Foxx outraised as opponent Bill Conway raises $701,600 in one week Crusader Staff Report Democratic candidate for Cook County State’s Attorney Bill Conway received an additional $650,000 from his billionaire father on November 8, according to the latest filings with the Illinois State Board of Elections. The hefty donation comes three months...
CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township chosen to serve on Education Advisory Council under Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (IL-14) Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township (BGCDT) CEO, Drew Glassford, has been selected to serve a two-year term on Congresswoman Underwood’s Education Advisory Council for the 117th Congress....
The Dolton Police begin knocking on residential doors talking with residents about crime on their streets and gathering information 20 HOTSPOT STREETS WERE CANVASSED Announced Friday, May 14th, 2021@ 1:00 PM Press Conference 14030 S. Park Avenue, Dolton, Illinois (Dolton, IL) Tiffany Henyard- Mayor of Dolton, Illinois- was joined by Dolton Police Chief...
“Together, we can right some wrongs” Chicago, IL -- Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 praised the Cherokee Nation Supreme Court’s recent ruling that removed the phrase “by blood” from its constitution and other tribal laws legally recognizing the legitimacy of the descendants of Black people,...
Crusader analyses show how Black wards voted in various races By Erick Johnson Businessman Willie Wilson, once a rising star in the Black community, lost all 18 Black wards in a crushing defeat to Senator Dick Durbin in Tuesday’s General Election, according to the Crusader analysis of results released from the...
Cook County’s first Black State’s Attorney silences critics By Erick Johnson Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx won re-election in the General Election Tuesday, November 3, defeating Republican Pat O’Brien in a heated race that eventually vindicated the county’s first Black female prosecutor after a long and tough campaign season. In...
By Marissa Parra, CBS 2 The grace period is nearly over for Chicago drivers. Starting on Monday, if one of the city’s speed cameras catches you going 6 mph to 9 mph over the limit, get ready for a $35 ticket. As CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reports, it’s a controversial move...
Financier Walter Clark died at the age of 90, on November 15, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital. His passing was announced by his family. “It is with deep regret that we inform you of the passing of our beloved husband, father, and family member, Walter Clark.” Funeral Services were held Saturday,...
By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) During an on the record meeting with publishers of Black-owned newspapers on Capitol Hill, Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) discussed a range of issues from symbols of the Confederacy to advertising in the Black Press and the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Publishers and staffers representing...
By Crusader editorial board Power and Politics. They both describe the Black vote. In Chicago and America, the Black electorate has gradually increased in value and made headlines as people of color dream bigger and fight harder to push an agenda that has been largely unfulfilled in the political establishment. Now,...