19th annual Chicago Football Classic kicks off Sept. 10

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader It’s that time of year again to not only support Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s), which graduate more African...

Secretary Jesse White to be honoree at 2018 Chicago Football Classic

From one year to the next it becomes very evident the people behind the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) are very serious about three things—education,...

Special Olympics athletes scrimmage with MV Women’s soccer team

Youthful voices chanted, “Soccer, soccer, soccer,” in the Moraine Valley Community College Cyclone Center on Oct. 6, signaling the end of a scrimmage game...

Bears and NFL criticized over national anthem policy

U.S. Representative Robin Kelly (IL-02), along with U.S. Representatives Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Congressmen Bobby Rush (IL-01) and Danny Davis (IL-07), sent a letter to...

Cubs World Series Celebration at Aperion Care

The residents and staff at Aperion Care Tolleston Park hosted a Cubs themed party on November 4th to celebrate the Cub’s World Series win....

The Chicago Football Classic at Soldier Field

The pride and cultural legacy of the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) will fully be on display on Saturday, September 30, Soldier Field at 3:30...

Governor, First Lady honor 2016 Indiana Olympians at Lucas Oil Stadium

On Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the Indianapolis Colts season opener, Governor Mike Pence and First Lady Karen Pence honored Indiana Olympians who competed...

CFC name change is a game changer

What’s in a name? Everything. For 18 years, the Chicago Football Classic has taken place in the fall, bringing the pageantry and majesty of...

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...

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....