George Taliaferro, first African-American ever taken in NFL draft, dies at...

By Zach Osterman, Indianapolis Star George Taliaferro, an All-American at Indiana and a trailblazer for African-Americans in football, has died. He was 91. A cornerstone of...

21st Annual Chicago Football Classic creates winners

Morehouse wins with a Hail Mary victory in the final seconds against the Golden Bears Millions pledged to support HBCU education at CFC This year’s...

Inaugural Golf Invitational at Jackson Park Golf Course Sept 29

The Jackson Park Golf Association (JPGA) is set to host its Inaugural Golf Invitational, Saturday, September 29, 2018 at the historic Jackson Park Golf...

Chicago Football Classic College offered it all and a great game

Results continue to be tallied but millions in scholarships pledged to support HBCU education during College Fair The Morehouse College’s Maroon Tigers beat the Miles...

Dragon boat racing club introduces sport to urban audience

Dragon Boat Racing is the fastest growing team sport in North America and the Greater Chicago Dragon Boat Club is determined to entice as...

New Book Illuminates Tiger Woods’ Life

By Ron Wynn, Tennessee Tribune Those who weren’t around to witness Tiger Woods in his heyday might wonder why do people still care what happens...

Secretary Jesse White to be honoree at 2018 Chicago Football Classic

From one year to the next it becomes very evident the people behind the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) are very serious about three things—education,...

2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste Tourney Basketball Competition

On Friday, August 24, 2018, President Frank M. Zuccarelli and the Thornton Township Board of Trustees will host its 2nd Annual Thornton Township Taste...

Public indoor track facility at Gately Park

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Park District General Superintendent Michael Kelly joined After School Matters, Exelon Corporation, local and state officials and community members...

Chicago Football Classic promotes city wide “Back to School” initiative

Widely known as the nation’s largest reunion of alumni of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), the 21st Annual Chicago Football Classic (CFC) on...