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Adoption Event Planned for Firefighters at Humane Society in Munster

Adoption Event Planned for Firefighters at Humane Society in Munster

HIGHLAND | Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA) will host an adoption event Saturday, July 12 with adoption fees waived for firefighters as part…

July 09, 2014 9:01 am

Lake County Public Library conducting online survey

MERRILLVILLE | The Lake County Public Library is conducting an online survey through July 21 to find out how patrons use the library’s compute…

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

State senator deploying to Afghanistan

State senator deploying to Afghanistan

INDIANAPOLIS | For the second year in a row, an Indiana state senator will miss the entire legislative session.

July 08, 2014 12:20 pm

Spend this summer at the Lake County parks

Spend summer with the Lake County Parks and Recreation Department. There are plenty of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am

Summer fling

Summer fling

July 06, 2014 4:58 pm Photos

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Scouts offer fun and warmth

Scouts offer fun and warmth

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

Foundation partners with high school clubs to support charities

Foundation partners with high school clubs to support charities

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School students and faculty members partnered with the Crown Point Community Foundation for the second straight…

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

Bruises, bumps and breaks can't stop BMX stunt team

Bruises, bumps and breaks can't stop BMX stunt team

CEDAR LAKE | This was supposed to be a bicycle motocross stunt show, not a slam-dunk contest.

July 05, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Lake County celebrates 4th of July

Fireworks and floats, concerts and contests and Mickey and Minnie Mouse are on tap as the region celebrates the nation's 238th birthday.

July 02, 2014 5:10 pm

Summerfest opens Thursday for four-day run

CEDAR LAKE | The 33rd annual Cedar Lake Summerfest feature some old favorites plus a new BMX bike show with professional stunt riders.

July 02, 2014 12:00 am

New college grad aims at career in public health field

New college grad aims at career in public health field

A trip to Nicaragua solidified Hannah Shields’ desire to work in the public health field.

July 02, 2014 12:00 am

Lake County celebrates 4th of July

Fireworks and floats, concerts and contests and Mickey and Minnie Mouse are on tap as the region celebrates the nation's 238th birthday.

July 01, 2014 7:45 pm

Lake County Public Library salutes Read-a-Thon winners

Lake County Public Library salutes Read-a-Thon winners

HOBART | The Lake County Public Library Foundation recognized first-place winners of its annual Read-a-Thon at the awards ceremony at Avalon M…

June 30, 2014 12:00 am

Cedar Lake woman charged in liquor store burglary

CEDAR LAKE | A Cedar Lake woman is charged with three felonies in an alleged Sunday burglary at Lake Liquors, 13146 Wicker Ave.

June 26, 2014 12:05 am

Car show returns to Cedar Lake Summerfest

Car show returns to Cedar Lake Summerfest

CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Summerfest Car Show, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 6, has a dual purpose.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am

Adult learners can apply for several scholarships

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation will begin accepting online scholarship applications Tuesday for the Women’s Giving Circle …

June 26, 2014 12:00 am

Lake E-911 officials tell St. John they want change of scenery

ST. JOHN | County officials have a message for St. John town officials who want to opt out of their E-911 communications network — you are too…

June 23, 2014 5:48 pm

Lake County Fair opens office, announces grandstand schedule

CROWN POINT | Summer has officially arrived, and the Lake County Fair Secretary’s Office is now open for business from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday…

June 23, 2014 12:00 am

Girl Scouts recycle plastic caps to earn school a bench

Girl Scouts recycle plastic caps to earn school a bench

CEDAR LAKE | Lincoln Elementary School's fifth-grade Girl Scout Troop 30457 from Cedar Lake Service Unit 308 participated in the Lake County S…

June 20, 2014 12:00 am

Cedar Lake signs on with S'ville, St. John

CEDAR LAKE | The Town Council has approved an interlocal agreement that will combine its emergency dispatch functions with two of its nearest …

June 17, 2014 9:45 pm

Cedar Lake's main street will stay open during construction

CEDAR LAKE | Engineers for the 133rd Avenue widening projects say the road will be open throughout the summer while work is being done.

June 16, 2014 6:28 pm

133rd Avenue remains open

Cedar Lake's main thoroughfare, 133rd Avenue, will remain open to traffic while the second phase of the project continues this summer.

June 16, 2014 4:45 pm

A lifetime of education awaits you. . . at the library

Question: Where can you get an education without first having to pass an entrance exam or pay tuition?

June 16, 2014 12:00 am

Bethel Church will expand in Cedar Lake after merger

CEDAR LAKE | One of the town’s fastest-growing churches will be building an addition to accommodate its expanding congregation.

June 15, 2014 12:05 am

Separate Lake E-911 center not lawmakers' intent

INDIANAPOLIS | The plan by Schererville, St. John and Cedar Lake to opt out of Lake County's E-911 network by establishing their own emergency…

June 15, 2014 12:00 am

The Week Ahead - Lake County

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June 15, 2014 12:00 am

Crash on motorcycle kills Cedar Lake resident, 34

CEDAR LAKE | A Cedar Lake man died as a result of a motorcycle crash Friday.

June 14, 2014 10:06 pm

Cedar Lake marks Flag Day

Cedar Lake marks Flag Day

June 14, 2014 8:09 pm Photos

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Cedar Lake's main road remains open during construction

*CEDAR LAKE | The town’s most important thoroughfare will be open to two-way traffic during the Summerfest celebration July 3 through 6, but i…

June 14, 2014 7:38 pm

Schererville Parks and Recreation supports community health and well-being

Schererville Parks and Recreation supports community health and well-being

Established in 1989, the Schererville Parks and Recreation Department has made tremendous strides when it comes to meeting the needs of a grow…

June 13, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Round the Clock voted best family restaurant for 20 consecutive years

Round the Clock voted best family restaurant for 20 consecutive years

When you dine at Round the Clock, three generations of owners/operators hope your experience is “always something to smile about.”

June 13, 2014 3:37 pm

Chamber to host summer events

Chamber to host summer events

Ahead of its 51st annual “All You Can Eat” Corn Roast in Redar Park, the Schererville Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to hosting a numb…

June 13, 2014 3:37 pm Photos

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Roundabout to reduce congestion, improve safety at Cline Avenue

Roundabout to reduce congestion, improve safety at Cline Avenue

Northwest Indiana is seeing the benefits of roundabouts when it comes to alleviating congestion in high traffic areas.

June 13, 2014 3:37 pm

Schererville Fire Department honored for 100 years of service

Schererville Fire Department honored for 100 years of service

Throughout history, fires and other emergencies have taken lives and destroyed property worth billions of dollars, and firefighters have been …

June 13, 2014 11:15 am Photos

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Last Chance Overstock: Discount warehouse shopping comes to Schererville

Last Chance Overstock: Discount warehouse shopping comes to Schererville

According to Consumer Reports, shoppers can save up to 55 percent at warehouse clubs, so it’s really no surprise that statistics generated by …

June 13, 2014 10:45 am

Giuseppe's offers the authentic italian experience

Giuseppe's offers the authentic italian experience

When your goal is to offer a true 19th century Italian dining experience, you need experts in the kitchen and a great selection of Italian win…

June 13, 2014 10:15 am Photos

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Automotive service you can trust at Drenth's Highway Garage

Automotive service you can trust at Drenth's Highway Garage

When it comes to serving the automotive repair, tire and wheel needs of their customers, Drenth’s Highway Garage follows the golden rule.

June 13, 2014 8:30 am

Schererville Police Department honored for 50 years of service

Schererville Police Department honored for 50 years of service

History shows two men—Michael Steuer (1911-1925) and Peter Cope (1925-1927) preceded Peter Redar (1927-1964) as Marshal in Schererville. Howev…

June 13, 2014 6:15 am Photos

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Spike's Lakeside Inn 2 a downtown favorite

Spike's Lakeside Inn 2 a downtown favorite

David "Spike" Jaroszewski and his wife Carol established Spike’s Lakeside Inn on the southeast side of Chicago in 1985. Fifteen years later, t…

June 13, 2014 5:30 am Photos

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Sherwood Golf introduces 'Footgolf' to the region

Sherwood Golf introduces 'Footgolf' to the region

It’s new, and it’s exciting!

June 13, 2014 5:30 am Photos

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Donna Brum continues to share her love of dance

Donna Brum continues to share her love of dance

Donna Brum has been living her dream for 45 years. Not only has she had the privilege of sharing her love for dance as the founder of Donna Br…

June 13, 2014 5:30 am Photos

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Lake officials accept S'ville E-911 challenge

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials said they are confident a challenge by Schererville to opt out of a county E-911 network and form a parall…

June 12, 2014 6:00 pm

Baseball card store helps feed needy with autograph session

Baseball card store helps feed needy with autograph session

SCHERERVILLE | Cedar Lake resident James Miller beamed with pride as he told his 10-year-old grandson and namesake that he saw Cubs pitcher Mi…

June 11, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Police seize marijuana from Cedar Lake home

CEDAR LAKE | Lake County officers seized 2,400 grams of marijuana last week from a home in the 14800 block of Morse Street, according to a new…

June 09, 2014 7:30 pm

St. John student, 11, wins state DARE poster contest

St. John student, 11, wins state DARE poster contest

CEDAR LAKE | Marissa Harper received something special when she graduated from the DARE anti-drug program recently.

June 09, 2014 12:00 am

Four Illinois motorcyclists arrested after high-speed chase

CEDAR LAKE | Police arrested four Illinois motorcyclists Saturday after chasing them south and then north on U.S. 41 through Cedar Lake.

June 08, 2014 7:39 pm

Hanover schools dedicating money for new tennis courts

CEDAR LAKE | The Hanover School Corp. board has approved five capital improvements projects, including new tennis courts for the high school.

June 08, 2014 6:17 pm

Suburban E-911 holdsouts and county are on different frequencies

CROWN POINT | Being out of the Lake County E-911 union doesn't seem like an emergency to Cedar Lake, St. John or Schererville leaders.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am

Hanover kindergarten signups start Monday

CEDAR LAKE | Hanover Community School Corp. holds kindergarten registration from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am

Cobe Cup cruise again rolls through region

Cobe Cup cruise again rolls through region

CEDAR LAKE | The sounds of "ah-ooo-gahs" from Model A Fords and "vrooms" of classic muscle cars filled the air in Cedar Lake on Saturday after…

June 07, 2014 3:13 pm Photos

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About Cedar Lake

Cedar Lake Town Hall

7408 Constitution Ave Cedar Lake, IN 46303
219.374.7000

Cedar Lake Police Department

7408 Constitution Ave Cedar Lake, IN 46303
219.374.5416

Cedar Lake Fire Department

P.O. Box 459
9400 W 133rd Ave. Cedar Lake, IN 46303
219.374.5961

Cedar Lake Parks and Recreation

7408 Constitution Ave Cedar Lake, IN 46303
219.374.4444

Hanover Community School Corporation

9520 W. 133rd Ave, Cedar Lake, IN 46303
219.374.3500

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