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Heroes in the Hood celebrates its 25th annual awards

The Heroes in the Hood ceremony was held May 21 at the DuSable Museum of African American History. The celebration began with a reception...

Heroes in the Hood: Phillip Jackson to be honored on program’s...

Crusader Staff Report Phillip Jackson is a crusader who just won’t quit. While Black America has cooled after the arrest of two Black men at...

The crusaders who dared to do something

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader When it was time to act, they sprang into action. One lost his mom at 12, and went from being...

THERE ARE “HEROES IN THE HOOD”

History has shown that there are always individuals who make sacrifices that result in the wellbeing of their communities. These volunteers are not always...

Crusader leading community recognition initiative

Located in the heart of Chicago’s urban violence for 53 years, the Chicago Crusader newspaper is in the vanguard of organizations acknowledging positive contributions...

‘Heroes in the Hood’ aims to help Parkway Gardens

Crusader staff report A pair of tennis shoes dangle from two powerlines in front of the Parkway Gardens apartments in Woodlawn. It’s a ritual whenever...