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Dashing through the ranks

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Once upon a time in the far, far away city of Chicago lived millions of people who were governed by...

We lost hope when we lost Harold

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader It shouldn’t be this way. If one person goes down everyone else is supposed to step up and keep...

END OF AN ERA

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Sitting next to a lake at Oak Woods Cemetery in Woodlawn is a stunning million-dollar marble crypt that contains the...

A forgotten piece of history

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The roof is coming apart. The creaky wooden porch is aging with growing cracks. And the navy blue paint that...

Life of activist Dr. Quentin Young celebrated

Chicago Crusader staff report He fought and treated for Blacks at a time when many whites stayed away from people of color. Dr. Quentin Young was...

Leaders dash to sign up voters before deadline

The Mayor Harold Washington Legacy Committee along with the 51st Street Business Association Tuesday announced a voter registration drive which they hope will add...