By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader A Candle loses no light by lighting another candle. This candle that I speak of is more than mere wax, rather it is the God in you that lifts hearts and enlightens destiny and hope. Moreover, the...
John B. Smith, Sr., Publisher and Chief Executive Officer of the Atlanta Inquirer, Atlanta, GA was entombed at The Abbey Mausoleum at Westview Cemetery on Saturday, May 6th. Smith’s impressive rites were held at the Martin Luther King Jr....
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader A friend of Rev. John Jackson, pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ, asked him if he would consider hosting a Real Men Cook event at the church on Father’s Day Sunday. He told...
Corpus Christi Catholic Church will take its turn to celebrate and honor Fr. George Clements on his 60th year as a priest during its annual spring luncheon at the Parkway Ballroom, 4455 South Martin Luther King Dr., Sunday, May 21,...
By Chinta Strausberg While bowing to pressure and reversing his zero-tolerance border policy, on Wednesday Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. and a number of immigrant advocacy groups called on Congress to pass a law that would prevent separating families at...
Through generous donor partnerships and faithful volunteers, Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana welcomed another family home at their dedication on Adams Street in Gary. LaRutha Cunningham opened the door to her new home and a new life of...
The Second Annual MET Peace Planter Awards will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017, hosted by the Metropolitan Apostolic Community Church Restoration Ministry, and Pastor Reverend Dr. Leon D. Finney, Jr. The evening’s celebration and entertainment will start...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader If last week was your first time visiting New Shiloh Church, then you were probably surprised by the number of motorcycles surrounding the church. The motorcycle riders came from all over the area to...
Gary youth, ages 6-14 may enroll in the 5-week “Summer Enrichment for Learning” Program, from June 19 to July 20, 2017 at the St. John Lutheran Church, 10th Ave. and Taft Street in Gary. All classes are free. They...
School of Informatics and Computing faculty at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis are using a $57,000 Indiana University grant to help save a historic trove of archival documents and objects from the Bethel AME Church, Indianapolis' oldest African-American church. The church,...