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Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. | A posthumous doctoral degree has been given to the family of an Indiana University student who was among those killed when a jetliner was shot down over Ukraine.

September 18, 2014 6:25 pm

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

MERRILLVILLE | Top-flight athletes are not the only ones to hear a recruiting speech.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Local agribusiness brings fresh, specialty hops to craft brewers

Local agribusiness brings fresh, specialty hops to craft brewers

A home brewer of beers for several years, Justin Arthur's appreciation for those he met at craft brewing shows and his desire to be part of the growing industry have sent him into the field, literally.

September 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

DE MOTTE | Nineteen years after Faith Lutheran Church invited Laborers For Christ to build its current DeMotte facility, congregants invited them back this spring to tackle a expansion project. And while the names of the men and women have ch…

August 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Twins escape from medical problems through dance

Twins escape from medical problems through dance

DEMOTTE | As children grow into adulthood and the pressures of the real world, they often daydream about a simpler time when life was about play and discovery.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

Dealerships put on show of support for USO

Dealerships put on show of support for USO

MERRILLVILLE | A local car dealership joined more than 60 others in the Chicago area Saturday in hosting a barbecue to benefit the USO.

August 09, 2014 8:10 pm Photos

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Touch of Dutch festival offers live music, parade and car show

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Touch of Dutch Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Spencer Park, 112 Carnation St. SE.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am

Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

CROWN POINT | Several Purdue Master Gardener volunteers will staff a booth between 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. daily through Aug. 10 in the Flower Building near Gate 2 at the Lake County Fair, 889 S. Court St.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am

Touch of Dutch festival seeking vendors

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce is seeking food and craft vendors for the annual Touch of Dutch festival, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 at Spencer Park.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Victim of downed jet was Kankakee Valley exchange student

Victim of downed jet was Kankakee Valley exchange student

DEMOTTE | A former exchange student at Kankakee Valley High School who was killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine was remembered Sunday as a friend to all who knew him.

July 20, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

NIPSCO: Power to be restored Thursday

NIPSCO: Power to be restored Thursday

The 10,000 NIPSCO customers remaining without power more than 48 hours after powerful storms and two tornadoes ripped through Northwest Indiana should have had it restored by late Thursday night.

July 03, 2014 1:33 pm Photos

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Hebron cops: Drunken woman arrested after letting child drive

HEBRON | A DeMotte woman was charged with multiple offenses Monday morning after police found her drunk in a car being driven by her child, who did not have a license.

June 16, 2014 2:09 pm

Women's center co-founder offers safe place for healing

Women's center co-founder offers safe place for healing

Kelly Vates works to heal the body, mind and spirit as co-founder and executive director of Fair Haven Center for Women, 2645 Ridge Road, Highland.

June 12, 2014 12:00 am

Dostoyevsky’s classic novel adapted for the stage

Dostoyevsky’s classic novel adapted for the stage

CHESTERTON | The 4th Street Theater will present a new, award-winning adaptation of "Crime and Punishment," Fyodor Dostoyevsky's literary masterpiece, opening tonight at 125 N. Fourth St.

June 06, 2014 12:00 am

Dye foundation awards scholarships

Dye foundation awards scholarships

MUNSTER | The James W. and Betty Dye Foundation awarded more than $1.7 million in new Jim and Betty Dye Scholarships to 87 graduating seniors from Northwest Indiana high schools.

June 04, 2014 12:00 am

Spinnaker Group to produce DeMotte Map

DEMOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce has hired the Spinnaker Group to update the DeMotte Community Map that was last published in 2012.

May 26, 2014 9:43 am

Caption misidentifies

CAPTION MISIDENTIFIES: A photo of seven people participating in a groundbreaking for the new Pork Education Center at Fair Oaks Farms mistakenly identified them from left to right in some editions Thursday. The caption should have identified …

May 23, 2014 12:05 am

Four hurt in 2-vehicle collision on U.S. 231 south of Hebron

KEENER TOWNSHIP | Two Wheatfield women were airlifted to a hospital after they were injured in a crash Wednesday on U.S. 231 just south of the Kankakee River, police said.

May 22, 2014 7:15 pm

Whole hog on education

Whole hog on education

May 22, 2014 12:05 am

Man airlifted to trauma center after crashing stolen car in Hebron

Man airlifted to trauma center after crashing stolen car in Hebron

HEBRON | The driver of a vehicle reported stolen out of DeMotte was transported by medical helicopter to an area trauma center early Wednesday after crashing the vehicle near Hebron.

May 14, 2014 5:30 pm

Register for summer ballet classes in Merrillville or DeMotte

Registration for summer classes at Indiana Ballet Theatre will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Merrillville studio, 8888 Louisiana St.,  and from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the DeMotte studio, 202 Fifth Ave. N.E.

April 30, 2014 12:00 am

2 indicted in alleged credit card fraud ring

HAMMOND | A traffic stop on Interstate 65 in Jasper County last month led to the discovery of what may be a multimillion-dollar credit card fraud ring, Hammond federal court records show.

April 29, 2014 10:00 pm

Club to learn how pork producers are making meat healthier

HAMMOND | How has science and technology impacted what farmers are doing today to produce food? How has it changed the food we eat?

April 25, 2014 12:00 am

Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. | A posthumous doctoral degree has been given to the family of an Indiana University student who was among those killed when…

September 18, 2014 6:25 pm

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

MERRILLVILLE | Top-flight athletes are not the only ones to hear a recruiting speech.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am
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