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...

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....

Hillcrest Hawks Swoop into Semifinals

By Patrice Nkrumah It is something that has never happened before in the history of the school. But try telling that to the 1,200 students...

Chicago Football Classic Week beefed up

Crusader staff report A pep rally at NBC. Several rounds of golf. Tailgate parties. A proclamation from the mayor’s office. They are among a string of...

NFL Draft in Chicago brings games greats back to talk about...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader As Chicago hosted the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, it provided the opportunity for some...

Dragon boat racing club introduces sport to urban audience

Dragon Boat Racing is the fastest growing team sport in North America and the Greater Chicago Dragon Boat Club is determined to entice as...

Community encouraged to support next Ms. Basketball

DANA EVANS THE star player of the Gary West Lady Cougars continues to dazzle hoop fans with her exploits of the court. Recently she...

Gary’s Steelers Track Team are winning medals

By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Close to half the team of Gary’s Steelers AAU Track Team qualified and represented the City of Gary during...

Tamika Catchings announces Legacy Tour dates

Preparing to embark on her final WNBA season, Indiana Fever star Tamika Catchings has announced dates and sites of her 12-city Legacy Tour. The WNBA...

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...