Gary’s basketball star shines at Emporia State

By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader The family of Kelly Moten is extremely proud of her. Not only because she will be graduating from Emporia...

Lisa Borders named WNBA President

Lisa Borders, who brings more than 25 years of experience in operations, marketing, government relations and public service, has been appointed President of the...

21 to tryout for McDonald’s All American Games

Illinois’ top high school basketball talents have the opportunity to play against other great players from around the country at the 40th annual McDonald’s...

NBA All-Star weekend schedule 2020: Times, TV channels, lineups for Dunk...

By Jordan Greer, Sporting News The NBA's best players are ready for Chicago. Yep, All-Star weekend is finally here. While some basketball fans will be most intrigued...

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...

NBA Super Star Isiah Thomas reveals heartbreaking childhood

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader When Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. recently honored retired NBA super star Isiah Thomas, he and scores of people were...

Unifying Purdue Northwest campuses select future nickname and mascot

DARIEN THOMPSON, 10, holds the ball as the No. 14 Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball team overcame a slow shooting start with a strong...

19th Annual Chicago Football Classic to heat up Soldier Field

By Andrea Smith, CFC Correspondent The temperatures in the City of Chicago are hotter than hot right now, and on Saturday, September 10, 2016, there...

“We Are ALL IN” with the Chicago Football Classic says National...

By Andrea Smith “We are ALL IN!” That declaration of a new partnership between the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Chicago and the Chicago Football Classic...

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...