Samurai Hoodie is a digital comic book featuring Yusef, the main character in the fictional city named “Cobalt City.”
Evan F. Moore is a digital content producer-news with the Chicago Sun-Times. His work has appeared in various publications such as Rolling Stone, DNAinfo, ESPN's The Undefeated and Chicago Magazine. In 2018, he won the Peter Lisagor Award for best independent blog entry. In 2017, he was a finalist for the Lisagor Award for best non-deadline reporting in a newspaper or magazine. Evan is also an adjunct faculty member of DePaul University's College of Communication.
The Montford Point Marines are the first black men to serve in the United States Marine Corps. They were restricted to a segregated bootcamp.
A new law requires each community college and public institution of higher education in Illinois to offer a course studying black history.
Officers arrived at Mercy Hospital about a minute after Dr. Tamara O’Neal called 911. By then, she already had been shot.
When an incident took place, the police knew we were the one’s calling. And when they got to the bar, they checked with us first.
The Chicago Bulls play the Bucks in Milwaukee on Nov. 16.
Although booting citywide has dropped, eight of the 10 most booted wards this year were on the South and West Sides.
Jyran, a state champion relay runner, was forced to redshirt his freshman football season after the incident, he says.
Jyran Mitchell, a state champion relay runner and 4.0 student at Rich Central, filed a lawsuit against Matteson police and Illinois State Police.
Schools across the city had games canceled or rescheduled last weekend after the Van Dyke verdict was announced.
When St. Patrick needed a QB after the expected starter decided to focus on baseball, O’Rourke stepped up to fill the role.
The 6-7, 275-pound senior is being pursued by programs such as Iowa State and Wyoming to play football at the college level.
The 21st annual Chicago Football Classic will take place this Saturday when Morehouse College takes on Miles College.
After temporarily dropping football last season, the Young team is back this season and unbeaten through four games.
Even though Anthony Sayles is just a sophomore he’s been compared to Chicago preps legend and former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb.