2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge

For high school basketball lovers the 2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge was a riveting display of athletic prowess and sportsmanship as teams competed...

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...

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...

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...

Torrance Johnson named CCAC Player of the Week

After a career-performance that helped lead the Purdue University Northwest men’s basketball team to its first conference win, junior forward Torrance Johnson has been...

Stars back #ImWithKap ahead of Super Bowl

As the hours to Super Bowl LIII tick down, some celebs have shown their support for a different cause using the hashtag #ImWithKap. The hashtag...

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...

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...

21st Annual Chicago Football Classic creates winners

Morehouse wins with a Hail Mary victory in the final seconds against the Golden Bears Millions pledged to support HBCU education at CFC This year’s...

Heartbreaking Loss in Overtime Ends Phillips Season

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader The Phillips Wildcats’ attempt to defend their Class 4A division football title ended last week after a 23-20 loss...