The movement continues to uplift and support small businesses in Gary, IN. Joslyn Kelly, owner of J's Breakfast Club, endeavors to do her part on a consistent basis by providing a variety of specials and events at her establishment....
A memorial service to celebrate the life and work of the late Eunice “Elaine” Castellanos will be held Saturday, July 2, 2016 at St. Monica & Luke Church, 645 Rhode Island Street, Gary at 11:00 a.m. Elaine, a pillar of...
By Pastor Anthony W. Williams W.E.B. Dubois predicted at the end of the 19th century that color would be the number one problem of the 20th century. Dubois’ prediction was right. When we reflect on the history of the 20th...
Crusader Staff Report Ron Dellums, a fiery anti-war activist and politician who became Oakland’s third Black mayor decades after he helped found the Congressional Black Caucus, died of cancer on Monday, July 30 at his home in Washington, DC. He...
The life and career of Father George Harold Clements spans 60 years in the priesthood, with nearly as many firsts. His unique journey will be honored at a celebration on May 3 at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan,...
The African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church’s first elected female bishop, Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, and Stellar award-winning artist Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers, will headline the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.’s (CBCF) Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) Prayer...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Saturday, April 30 for the grand opening of Gospel City Christian Entertainment Center, Gary’s first Christian center located in the Glen Park section of Broadway. A family-owned business, Gospel...
By Effie Rolfe Praise is contentment. Appreciating your gift of life is a beautiful and powerful expression of gratitude. To be grateful for the gift of life that God has so graciously given can be rendered as a form of praise. This is gratitude...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader The “Christian Connection” located in the Family Christian Center is a Singles Ministry founded by Elder Yjimizia nine years ago. She turned over the leadership of the ministry to Christian Connect Patrick Bell who...