Public indoor track facility at Gately Park

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Park District General Superintendent Michael Kelly joined After School Matters, Exelon Corporation, local and state officials and community members...

Reactions to Chicago Bears new ‘classic’ jersey for 2019

By Matt Eurich, 247Sports After hinting at a new jersey unveiling for the 2019 season, the Chicago Bears gave everyone a look at their new...

CPS Girl’s Basketball Makes History

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader For decades CPS boys basketball teams have had a consistent presence in the state finals. But this year the...

Teaching Black Kids Chess to Relieve Stress

By J. Coyden Palmer In the basement at the St. Sabina Ark in the Gresham community, 20 young people are sitting in front of computer...

Curie wins first basketball title in school history

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader When the basketball season began, nobody thought Curie would end up being the state champions in Class 4A. But...

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...

Northeast Community College signs Jerrica Neal to Letter of Intent

Jerrica Neal has signed a Letter of Intent to play basketball at Northeast Community College in Norfolk, Nebraska in the fall after graduating from...

Resolution Reached with Morgan Park Basketball Boycott

After a successful meeting with the parents of Morgan Park students and Principal Dr. Carolyn Epps, a resolution has been reached and all parties...

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...

Retired Major League Baseball Player LaTroy Hawkins gives Gary recognition

By Giavonni Nickson How does a city give birth to a champion? LaTroy Hawkins answered this question during his keynote address at the 11th Annual Lakeshore...