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...

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...

Can Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. really change the face of NASCAR?

By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service Tiger Woods changed the face of golf. Venus and Serena Williams transformed tennis. And now Darrell “Bubba” Wallace...

Marshall Defeats Simeon to Take Third Place at State

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Dorothy Gaters, the winningest high school basketball coach in Illinois, led her team to a third place finish last weekend...

Dana Evans chooses the Louisville “Cards”

The dynamic West Side Leadership Academy point guard, who commands the floor at only 5-foot-6 inches, announced at a Sept. 27 press conference her...

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....

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...

Pride, athletic prowess and academic excellence fuel HBCU Classics

Back to School Pep Rally featuring the drumlines from Miles College and Morehouse College set for Friday, September 21 at Daley Plaza When the Miles College...