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...

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...

Chicago Football Classic promotes city wide “Back to School” initiative

Widely known as the nation’s largest reunion of alumni of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), the 21st Annual Chicago Football Classic (CFC) on...

Dorothy Gaters inducted into NFHS Hall of Fame

Dorothy Gaters, who has coached and won more high school basketball games than any other coach in Illinois, was inducted into the National Federation...

“It’s Time to Win”

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader After decades of ineptitude and frustration, Chicago State University students and alumni were elated with the news that Lance Chandler...

35th Annual UNCF Walk For Education Chicago

Join hundreds of supporters and their family, friends and team members to help UNCF raise funds for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). UNCF 5K...

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...

Sweet Home Chicago

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader There was a love fest taking place at the United Center on Wednesday after the Bulls officially introduced and announced...

Nike kicks off summer with reunion of local student athletes

By the end of June, it’s safe to say most students will be well on their way to enjoying some kind of summer vacation....

Morehouse against Miles College in Chicago Football Classic

Crusader Staff Report Morehouse College will play Miles College in the 21st annual Chicago Football Classic on Saturday September 22 at Soldier Field, according to...