More Blacks than ever in Winter Olympics

  By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Black History Month is about to get very interesting, On the other side of the globe is a fresh crop...

Blacks power America to the top in Rio

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The gold rush is on. On Wednesday, a trio of sistas from America executed a clean sweep in the 100-meter hurdles...

PGA WORKS Is Making Sure All Backgrounds Can Access Career Opportunities...

By Black Enterprise Editors How do you reach the next generation of professionals and let them know about career opportunities they may have never considered? That’s...

Pritzker supports bill allowing college athletes to collect endorsement deals

By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois jnowicki@capitolnews illinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Monday gave his support to a proposal that would allow college student athletes...

Four Chicagoans among Top 20 WNBA Players in History

By J. Coyden Palmer When the WNBA celebrated their 20th Anniversary earlier this week, they also released a list of the Top 20 players in...

Public League continues Basketball domination at State Tournament

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader With another girl’s and boy’s high school basketball season in the books, the Chicago Public League continues its tradition of...

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...

UChicago defeated Cornell College 56-7 in Iowa

By Joseph Phillips Sports Writer Chicago Crusader Newspaper Thanks to a 28 point first quarter, the University of Chicago Maroons football team exploded for a 56-7 victory...

Tiger Woods’ designed course will benefit south side

By Joseph G. Phillips, Sports writer, Chicago Crusader Proponents of creating a new professional quality golf course from the 27 holes in Jackson and South...

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....