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...

Tamika Catchings announces new website, Legacy Tour and shoe design contest

Catchings, who hopes to match a USA Basketball record with a fourth gold medal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in August, will launch TamikaCatchings.com...

Kappa’s 2018 Annual Scholarship Golf Outing and Day Party

The Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. will host its Annual Scholarship Golf Outing and Golf Shirts & Sundresses Day Party...

Basketball Players Combine Sport with Learning

For one class at Ivy Tech Community College, the selection for this year’s regional book discussion was the perfect marriage of academics and athletics. Books...

United Negro College Fund salutes Chicago Football Classic Founders

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) will salute the co-founders of the Chicago Football Classic – Larry Huggins and brothers Timothy J. Rand and...

Blacks power America to the top in Rio

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The gold rush is on. On Wednesday, a trio of sistas from America executed a clean sweep in the 100-meter hurdles...

Highlights of the Chicago Football Classic

Crusader staff report When the rain cleared, the battle began. When the sun went down, Central State University went with it in style while Clark...

More Blacks than ever in Winter Olympics

  By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Black History Month is about to get very interesting, On the other side of the globe is a fresh crop...

Quintet of Meteors chosen to All-CCL Green First Team in Football

De La Salle recently announced that five members of its varsity football team were chosen to the 2016 All-Chicago Catholic League Green Division First...

State Champions at Last!

PHILLIPS HOLDS UP the 2015 4A state championship trophy won on November 27 making the Wildcats the first Public League team to do so....