Basketball Players Combine Sport with Learning

For one class at Ivy Tech Community College, the selection for this year’s regional book discussion was the perfect marriage of academics and athletics. Books...

Lisa Borders named WNBA President

Lisa Borders, who brings more than 25 years of experience in operations, marketing, government relations and public service, has been appointed President of the...

World Vision to hold 6K walk to bring clean water to...

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Josephine Hamb Robinson, partner coordinator with World Vision US Program Chicago, a Christian humanitarian organization that partners with churches in...

“We Are ALL IN” with the Chicago Football Classic says National...

By Andrea Smith “We are ALL IN!” That declaration of a new partnership between the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Chicago and the Chicago Football Classic...

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...

“It’s Time to Win”

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader After decades of ineptitude and frustration, Chicago State University students and alumni were elated with the news that Lance Chandler...

Raby and Phillips Guaranteed Trophies in State Football Playoffs

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader For the first time in history, two Chicago Public League teams have made it to the semifinal round...

Chicago mourns death of basketball player Zeke Upshaw

The Mac Irvin Fire basketball program and Irvin family send their heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and teammates of former Fire player Zeke...

The Chicago Football Classic at Soldier Field

The pride and cultural legacy of the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) will fully be on display on Saturday, September 30, Soldier Field at 3:30...

TBLA girls’ track team ranks top in the state

The Thea Bowman track team competed in their season opener at the De La Salle Institute Indoor Invitational in late February. The invitational consisted...