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...

Local Hall of Fame Coach under Investigation

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Less than two weeks after being elected in the Basketball Hall of Fame, Loyola University head women’s basketball coach Sheryl...

Chicago’s Phillips High School State Champions Again!

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader For the second time in three years, Chicago’s Phillips High School from Bronzeville has won the state championship in football...

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...

Indiana Fever extend WNBA record by clinching 12th playoff berth

The Indiana Fever (16-15) have clinched a berth in the 2016 WNBA Playoffs presented by Verizon, by virtue of a tonight’s win at Washington....

Apostolic Faith Church hosts Golf Outing to support local youth

All Golfers are invited to tee up and participate in the Apostolic Faith Church 10th Annual Golf Outing, which funds the church’s Summer Enrichment...

Volleyball tourney raises money in honor of Cancer Awareness

By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader There were two very important people in the life of 21st Century Charter School Varsity Volleyball Coach Markeysha Coleman....

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....

White Sox and Cubs Make Big Moves in Offseason

Jason Heyward World Series titles are not won in December but both the White Sox and Cubs have given their fans some early Christmas presents....

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...