via:christiansciencemonitor Gary, Ind., sits on the south shore of Lake Michigan, dominated by U.S. Steel’s sprawling Gary Works. It’s swamped by problems familiar to many old industrial cities: dwindling population, decaying streets and houses, struggling schools, and a level of joblessness that some say only hints at the real problem of unemployment. In 1994, […]

Michael Jackson’s fans gathered across the U.S. over the weekend to celebrate what would have been his 52nd birthday.


A Gary Indiana native will make history next month as the first black valedictorian from the University of Notre Dame.