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Fate of 3,800 Lake adoptions hangs on justices' ruling

Fate of 3,800 Lake adoptions hangs on justices' ruling

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Supreme Court heard oral arguments Thursday in a dispute that could void 3,800 Lake County adoptions approved over …

September 18, 2014 5:03 pm Related

Crossroads Chamber rocks the region with membership drive

Crossroads Chamber rocks the region with membership drive

MERRILLVILLE | From business strategies to community awareness campaigns to investing in the future if education, the Crossroads Chamber of Co…

September 17, 2014 4:30 pm Video Photos

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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

Free adult education classes offered in Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | Tri-Town Adult Learning Center provides free adult education classes and tutoring for a variety of purposes on a weekly basis a…

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Child, 12, bitten by loose dog in Dyer park

DYER | A 12-year-old girl required stitches in her legs and a hand after being bitten by a large dog running loose early Sunday afternoon in a…

September 15, 2014 5:20 pm

Who you gonna call? When in doubt, try the library

Your local library is the place to come for great materials, fun and interesting events or classes, and easily accessible computers. And where…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Judge and hospital president get iced

Judge and hospital president get iced

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Dyer Boy Scouts earn honor award at Wisconsin summer camp

Dyer Boy Scouts earn honor award at Wisconsin summer camp

DYER | Boy Scouts Troop 561 from Dyer was awarded Troop Honors for the third year in a row while attending a weeklong summer camp at Napowan A…

September 14, 2014 12:00 am

Schererville ceremony remembers 9/11 heroes

Schererville ceremony remembers 9/11 heroes

SCHERERVILLE | The weather wasn’t the only thing giving people chills during Schererville’s 9/11 ceremony Thursday night.

September 11, 2014 9:18 pm Photos

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3 suburbs have Lake E-911 over a $2.6 million barrel

CROWN POINT | Lake officials may lose $2.6 million a year in public safety funds if Cedar Lake, St. John and Schererville won't merge their po…

September 11, 2014 3:55 pm

Hospitals offers free prostate screenings today

Franciscan St. Margaret Health’s Hammond and Dyer campuses will offer free prostate screenings from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, today and Sept. 25.…

September 11, 2014 12:00 am

Restoration Ministries' 19th annual golf outing is Monday

Restoration Ministries' 19th annual golf outing is Monday

MIDLOTHIAN, Ill. | Golfers are invited to join friends of Restoration Ministries at their 19th annual golf tournament on Monday, at the Midlot…

September 11, 2014 12:00 am

Dyer considers hiking building department's fees by 33 percent

DYER | For the first time in 16 years, the town is considering hiking its building department fees.

September 09, 2014 12:05 am

Memorial to fallen officer

Memorial to fallen officer

September 08, 2014 7:34 pm

Nurses honored with Cortona awards by coworkers and physicians

Nurses honored with Cortona awards by coworkers and physicians

It is said that there is no higher form of career praise than that expressed by one’s coworkers.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lake County Public Library welcomes new director/CEO

Lake County Public Library welcomes new director/CEO

Ingrid Norris has become the eighth director in the 55-year history of the Lake County Public Library.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Little Heroes walk with fans to fight cancer

Little Heroes walk with fans to fight cancer

CEDAR LAKE | Youthful firefighters, police officers, soldiers and superheroes gathered Sunday afternoon to unite with families in the fight ag…

September 07, 2014 7:50 pm Photos

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Garage sale aids recycling

Garage sale aids recycling

September 06, 2014 7:49 pm Photos

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Lake Central looks at $55.2 million budget

ST. JOHN | Lake Central School officials hope to get by on a $55.2 million budget in 2015.

September 06, 2014 7:45 pm

RACING NOTEBOOK: Dyer's Hennig busy on the track and in the classroom

RACING NOTEBOOK: Dyer's Hennig busy on the track and in the classroom

Dyer’s Andrew Hennig has had a busy summer, racing his open-wheel midget race car as he pursues a motorsports engineering degree.

September 04, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Hayride reservations offered at five Lake County parks

Reservations for tractor drawn hay rides are offered at Lemon Lake, Stoney Run, Oak Ridge Prairie, Deep River, and Buckley Homestead county pa…

September 03, 2014 12:00 am

Intergenerational golf opportunities offered at Cedar Creek

CEDAR LAKE | The Lake County Parks and Recreation Department has two intergenerational golfing opportunities available at Cedar Creek Family G…

September 03, 2014 12:00 am

Police say pills found in Dyer man's car after hit-run crash

SCHERERVILLE | Police said Tuesday that a Dyer man faces charges alleging he was driving under the influence of hydrocodone when he rear-ended…

September 02, 2014 7:01 pm

NWI Preps app brings action and stories to your fingertips

NWI Preps app brings action and stories to your fingertips

Some of the stories are action highlights of the competition like the winning touchdown, the perfect kill with the game on the line, the line …

September 02, 2014 8:00 am Photos

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Where to go with the dogs

Dog parks and dog-friendly facilities dot the area from Chicago’s beaches through Porter County. Most charge an annual membership fee and all …

September 02, 2014 12:00 am

Dyer awards contract for Canadian National Railway screen

DYER | The sole bid for Phase One of the Canadian National Railway tracks landscape screening project has come in over budget, but the Town Co…

September 02, 2014 12:00 am

E-911 compatible radio equipment on order for Crown Point

CROWN POINT | Officials have approved the purchase of $710,112 in new radio equipment compatible with the Lake County consolidated E-911 centr…

September 02, 2014 12:00 am

Dog parks give pets, their owners a place to exercise, socialize

Dog parks give pets, their owners a place to exercise, socialize

Stony, aka “The Sheriff,” barrels up and down the steep grassy hill, breaking up any rough-housing he sees.

September 01, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Wanted Harvey man arrested with others after Dyer heist

DYER | Three people were arrested Saturday after police stopped a vehicle believed to be involved in a robbery at a T-Mobile store on U.S. 30,…

August 31, 2014 9:00 pm

Pamper yourself at one of several Dyer spas

Pamper yourself at one of several Dyer spas

Whether you’re looking to get your hair done or be pampered with a massage or facial, Dyer has numerous places to go and be pampered.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm

Several dentists practice in Dyer

Several dentists practice in Dyer

Several dental practices have chosen to make Dyer their home over the past several years.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Business in Dyer is booming

Business in Dyer is booming

Business is booming in Dyer, and the economic future of the town looks bright.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Diamonds Jewelry moves to Dyer

Diamonds Jewelry moves to Dyer

Diamonds Jewelry has moved to Dyer.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Dyer offers wide variety of health care options

Dyer offers wide variety of health care options

If you’re having a baby or planning for your later years in life, Dyer has a wide range of health care opportunities from which to choose. In …

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm

Too much stuff? Dyer offers several consignment options

Too much stuff? Dyer offers several consignment options

As summer fades into fall, people everywhere are faced with the question: What do I do with all the gently used things I am never going to use again?

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Dyer becoming a place for foodies

Dyer becoming a place for foodies

Whether you’re craving a good lasagna, a Reuben sandwich or anything in between, Dyer is quickly becoming a hot spot for new restaurants and s…

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Dyer Dunkin Donuts a family endeavor

Dyer Dunkin Donuts a family endeavor

Pat and Bob Wojnovich have been Dunkin Donuts franchise owners for 16 years starting in South Holland, Illinois.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm

St. Monica Home reaches out to teen moms

St. Monica Home reaches out to teen moms

In a small home on the secluded corner of the Franciscan St. Margaret Health-Dyer campus, the St. Monica Home has been offering refuge to preg…

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Investing options abound in Dyer

Investing options abound in Dyer

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or looking towards retirement, financial experts say now is the time to start investing your money.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm

Wonder Years treats customers as family

Wonder Years treats customers as family

At Wonder Years, taking care of children is the Gutierrez family’s passion.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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Dyer Parks offers fun family activities year round

Dyer Parks offers fun family activities year round

Summer is quickly winding down and children are getting ready to go back to school. But the Dyer Parks and Recreation Department is just warming up!

August 31, 2014 2:05 pm Photos

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Solid dining and night life in Dyer

Solid dining and night life in Dyer

DYER | John's Pizzeria owners Maria and Nik Mileusnic's story plays out like a fairy tale.

August 31, 2014 2:05 pm Photos

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Dyer Hometown Celebration: Fun for all ages

Dyer Hometown Celebration: Fun for all ages

Saturday, September 6, 2014

August 31, 2014 2:05 pm Photos

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Patti's All-American gets a makeover

Patti's All-American gets a makeover

DYER | Celebrating her 45th year in the business, Patti Komara says the key to her success remains the same as it was when she opened her door…

August 31, 2014 1:47 pm Video Photos

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Bibich Elementary partners with Dyer Historical Society to celebrate town's rich history

Bibich Elementary partners with Dyer Historical Society to celebrate town's rich history

Not only is History a large part of Bibich Elementary School's third grade curriculum, it has become a way of life and learning.

August 31, 2014 11:18 am Photos

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The Week Ahead - Lake County

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August 31, 2014 12:05 am

REGION RANTS: Lifting the gated life

We had our theories.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

Fitness Pointe team wins fifth consecutive rowing machine challenge

Fitness Pointe team wins fifth consecutive rowing machine challenge

MUNSTER | For a fifth consecutive year, the Community Hospital Fitness Pointe team has been named champions of the Concept2 World Rowing compe…

August 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

ST. JOHN | Several Lake Central School Corp. teachers came away with a little cash from a recent School Board meeting.

August 28, 2014 6:45 pm


About Dyer

Town of Dyer

One Town Square Dyer, IN 46311
219.865.6108
219.865.4233 (Fax)

Police Department

2150 Hart Street Dyer, IN 46311
Non-emergency 219.865.1163

Fire Department

2150 Hart Street Dyer, IN 46311
Non-emergency 219.865.4215

Parks and Recreation

One Town Square Dyer, IN 46311
219.865.2505
219.865.4233 (Fax)

Lake Central School Corporation

Kay Trapp Administration Center
8260 Wicker Avenue
St. John, Indiana 46373
Phone: 219.365.8507

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