Whitney Young wins CPS first Tennis State Championship

By Natalie Valles, Chicago Crusader The Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Girls 2017 Tennis team has just become the first Chicago Public School to...

Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep’s New Stadium

The Pullman and Roseland neighborhoods celebrated the opening of the Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory School’s new $3 million state-of-the-art multi-sport stadium and the momentum...

20 Black and Hispanic Players Sign Baseball Letters of Intent

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader In a scene that would have made Satchel Paige, Minnie Minoso and Jackie Robinson proud, 20 minority baseball players...

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....

Gary’s DeAndre Gholston is featured on magazine cover

The 2017-2018 issue of the Hoosier Basketball Magazine was recently unveiled and is now available for the 48th season to the public. The magazine...

Gary for Life Basketball League Tuesdays and Thursdays

The Gary for Life Basketball League has been burning up the court on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Hudson-Campbell Fitness Center. The League’s inaugural...

Chicago Football Classic College offered it all and a great game

Results continue to be tallied but millions in scholarships pledged to support HBCU education during College Fair The Morehouse College’s Maroon Tigers beat the Miles...

New Book Illuminates Tiger Woods’ Life

By Ron Wynn, Tennessee Tribune Those who weren’t around to witness Tiger Woods in his heyday might wonder why do people still care what happens...

Teens and police unite for 5-on-5 basketball tournament

Teenagers from seven different communities within Thornton Township teamed together with police officers in the first annual Taste of Thornton Township Basketball Tournament as...

First Step basketball season begins with another round of tryouts

One of Chicago’s oldest independent basketball programs, ‘First Step’ is embarking on its 16th season with open tryouts for travel teams from grades third...