Hillcrest Hawks Swoop into Semifinals

By Patrice Nkrumah It is something that has never happened before in the history of the school. But try telling that to the 1,200 students...

Gary’s own, MLB pitcher LaTroy Hawkins to speak 11th annual Lakeshore...

Gary Chamber’s Lakeshore Classic Luncheon brings Hawkins to home plate When a homeboy makes good it’s big news; a homeboy coming back to town is even...

Successful CPS Basketball Coach Suddenly Dies

By Patrice Nkrumah Lewis Thorpe, who coached North Lawndale Charter School to a Class 2A  boys basketball state title in 2008, passed away suddenly in...

John Carlos’ fist changes the Olympics forever

By Hermene Hartman  Dr. Conrad Worrill is a retired educator. He is the former Director and professor of the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City...

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...