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...

Bulls Fans’ Frustration with Team Approaching Critical Mass

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Chicago Bulls fans are seeing red with anger, not the team’s “See Red” promotional theme. This time last year...

Resolution Reached with Morgan Park Basketball Boycott

After a successful meeting with the parents of Morgan Park students and Principal Dr. Carolyn Epps, a resolution has been reached and all parties...

NBA point guard George Hill says graduating from IUPUI was about...

Nearly 15 years after he began his educational journey, Indianapolis native and NBA star George Hill is an IUPUI college graduate. The starting point...

Pride, athletic prowess and academic excellence fuel HBCU Classics

Back to School Pep Rally featuring the drumlines from Miles College and Morehouse College set for Friday, September 21 at Daley Plaza When the Miles College...

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...

Detective Alexander Jones brings home Gold with Team Indiana

Gary Police Department’s own Detective Alexander Jones traveled to Los Angeles, California with Team Indiana to compete in the World Police and Fire Games....

Can Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. really change the face of NASCAR?

By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service Tiger Woods changed the face of golf. Venus and Serena Williams transformed tennis. And now Darrell “Bubba” Wallace...

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...