Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep’s New Stadium

The Pullman and Roseland neighborhoods celebrated the opening of the Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory School’s new $3 million state-of-the-art multi-sport stadium and the momentum...

An Adult’s ‘Clerical Error’ Threatens a Girl’s High School Hoop Dreams

By Kevin Draper, New York Times Appeals to state boards and outcries from some of the most prominent voices in the sport have not been...

Nike kicks off summer with reunion of local student athletes

By the end of June, it’s safe to say most students will be well on their way to enjoying some kind of summer vacation....

Detective Alexander Jones brings home Gold with Team Indiana

Gary Police Department’s own Detective Alexander Jones traveled to Los Angeles, California with Team Indiana to compete in the World Police and Fire Games....

20 Black and Hispanic Players Sign Baseball Letters of Intent

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader In a scene that would have made Satchel Paige, Minnie Minoso and Jackie Robinson proud, 20 minority baseball players...

Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson Dead At 83

Robinson is still the only player to win MVP in both leagues. Yahoo Sports Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson died Thursday after battling a long...

Gary’s DeAndre Gholston is featured on magazine cover

The 2017-2018 issue of the Hoosier Basketball Magazine was recently unveiled and is now available for the 48th season to the public. The magazine...

First Step basketball season begins with another round of tryouts

One of Chicago’s oldest independent basketball programs, ‘First Step’ is embarking on its 16th season with open tryouts for travel teams from grades third...

Gary for Life Basketball League Tuesdays and Thursdays

The Gary for Life Basketball League has been burning up the court on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Hudson-Campbell Fitness Center. The League’s inaugural...

Teens and police unite for 5-on-5 basketball tournament

Teenagers from seven different communities within Thornton Township teamed together with police officers in the first annual Taste of Thornton Township Basketball Tournament as...