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Northwest Indiana economy outpaces state, nation

Northwest Indiana economy outpaces state, nation

Northwest Indiana's economy continued to roll, outpacing both the state and nation in May.

July 14, 2014 12:00 pm

New jobs nudge NWI economy ahead

New jobs nudge NWI economy ahead

New jobs boosted the Northwest Indiana economy in March and April, with an index of region economic growth showing the economy here outperformed that of both the state and nation.

June 12, 2014 11:38 pm Related

Harsh winter to blame for stalled economic progress

Harsh winter to blame for stalled economic progress

A key economic indicator showed Northwest Indiana's economy contracted for the first time in a year in January and February, but it was due largely to the worst winter in decades.

May 02, 2014 5:00 am

Northwest Indiana Business and Industry Hall of Fame welcomes 2014 class

Northwest Indiana Business and Industry Hall of Fame welcomes 2014 class

Achievement took center stage at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza on Friday when five local business legends were enshrined in the Northwest Indiana Business and Industry Hall of Fame.

April 06, 2014 6:39 pm Video Photos

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Pence makes jabs at Illinois, touts Indiana business climate

Pence makes jabs at Illinois, touts Indiana business climate

Gov. Mike Pence took shots at Illinois while touting Indiana's business climate and encouraging business leaders to go forth and sell the state.

April 06, 2014 3:07 pm Video Photos

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Meet the new class

The Times and BusINess magazine salute five local leaders who are being inducted into the 2014 class of the Northwest Indiana Business and Industry Hall of Fame.

March 10, 2014 11:38 am

NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Thomas Katsahnias

NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Thomas Katsahnias

His long-term goal was to lead an interesting life, and his career and achievements show Thomas Katsahnias has achieved that ambition.

March 09, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Jim McGill

NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Jim McGill

Drawing from his years in the family business, Jim McGill had the opportunity to carry on the legacy and lessons fostered during his family’s leadership of McGill Manufacturing Co.

March 09, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Fred Halpern

NWI BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY HALL OF FAME: Fred Halpern

Fred Halpern knew his dream and fortunes were underneath the square pink neon clock and through the front door of the jewelry store he acquired in 1960 at the corner of Main and Broadway streets in East Chicago.

March 09, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD: O'Merrial Butchee

PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD: O'Merrial Butchee

O’Merrial Butchee is a firm believer that even in Northwest Indiana, changes that we dream about can come to be without waiting on a political group or organization to say “this is what it’s going to be.”

March 09, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Five Northwest Indiana business leaders enshrined in Hall of Fame

Five Northwest Indiana business leaders enshrined in Hall of Fame

In business as in sports, there are players and then there are the Hall of Famers who rarely come along.

March 08, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Northwest Indiana economy grew by 1.9 percent last year

Northwest Indiana economy grew by 1.9 percent last year

Northwest Indiana grew 1.9 percent last year, trailing both the state and nation.

February 26, 2014 11:25 pm
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