Cubs and Sox Fans Feisty as Ever During World Series

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader By all means the city’s rival baseball teams’ fans are civil to one another except during the annual battle for...

Not the Ending they hoped for

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Despite the results last weekend in downstate Normal, Chicago Public Schools girl’s basketball programs gave notice they are going...

World Vision to hold 6K walk to bring clean water to...

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Josephine Hamb Robinson, partner coordinator with World Vision US Program Chicago, a Christian humanitarian organization that partners with churches in...

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...

Support the next Miss Basketball at 9th Annual Lakeshore Classic

The Gary Chamber of Commerce is presenting its 9th annual Lakeshore Classic. The theme is “Step Up For Education.” The Gary Chamber also wants...

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...

Orr Wins First State Title in School History

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader While the student population at Orr Academy has plummeted to 376 students, the basketball culture at the West Side school...

Teaching Black Kids Chess to Relieve Stress

By J. Coyden Palmer In the basement at the St. Sabina Ark in the Gresham community, 20 young people are sitting in front of computer...

State Champions at Last!

PHILLIPS HOLDS UP the 2015 4A state championship trophy won on November 27 making the Wildcats the first Public League team to do so....

A Spiritual, Mental and Physical Journey to Losing 187 pounds in...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Losing weight and changing to living a healthy lifestyle can be one of the toughest challenges one can take...