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Dyer accepts applications for boards, commissions

DYER | The town is accepting applications for board and commission appointment until Nov. 14.

17 hours ago

New fees raise compensation for Dyer's building inspectors

DYER |  Raising the building department fees means that town inspectors will no longer be working for what translates to minimum wage, Town Ad…

17 hours ago

All ages find it’s Fun to Learn @ the Library

All ages find it’s Fun to Learn @ the Library

At the Cedar Lake branch of the Lake County Public Library, we often add the catch phrase, ‘It’s Always Fun @ the Library!’ to our handouts.

17 hours ago

CVS to locate at long-vacant Dyer corner

DYER | A development deal on the northeast corner of Hart and U.S. 30 is expected to close this month and construction of a new CVS store at t…

21 hours ago

Dyer makes a difference on Saturday

DYER | The town and Dyer Chamber of Commerce will team to "Make A Difference" on Saturday.

October 19, 2014 5:15 pm

NWI STARTUP SPOTLIGHT: Skateboarder-turned-businessman on Cloud 9

NWI STARTUP SPOTLIGHT: Skateboarder-turned-businessman on Cloud 9

Dyer resident Kyle Ayling has been popping ollies and doing other skateboarding tricks since he was 11-years-old.

October 19, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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Munster Ale Fest a frosty good time

Munster Ale Fest a frosty good time

MUNSTER | A light sprinkle and low temperatures could not keep a large, thirsty crowd of beer lovers from converging on Centennial Park on Sat…

October 18, 2014 8:36 pm Photos

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Share your story of breast cancer survival

Share your story of breast cancer survival

According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Each year over …

October 18, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

MUNSTER | Last year's Halloween Costume Contest and Halloween House Decorating Contest both drew more than 100 entries, which is why NWI Commu…

October 18, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Hamm: No more waste district credit cards without board approval

Lake County's solid waste district chairman admonished the agency's acting director this week to hold off on any new credit card applications …

October 17, 2014 4:57 pm

Waste district votes to park take-home vehicles

Waste district votes to park take-home vehicles

The Lake County solid waste district board voted 12-2 on Thursday to immediately park all five of its employee take-home vehicles.

October 16, 2014 9:00 pm

Union Benefica Mexicana empowers young leaders through the years

Union Benefica Mexicana empowers young leaders through the years

More than 50 years of a tradition continues, and is evolving through time.

October 16, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Local education groups unite to host documentary screening

Two local teachers’ associations are joining efforts to promote the cause of public education with a viewing of an award-winning documentary.

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Knights donate to St. Monica Home

Knights donate to St. Monica Home

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Damage to cooling system will close Deep River Ice Skating Plaza this winter

MERRILLVILLE | While preparing for the opening of the Deep River Ice Skating Plaza at Deep River Waterpark, Lake County Parks and Recreation D…

October 16, 2014 12:00 am

Library dedicated to educating community

Library dedicated to educating community

Regardless of age or income, the library is a place dedicated to educating everyone who walks in the door, says Jennifer Burnison, marketing m…

October 15, 2014 11:09 am Photos

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Food options abound in Merrillville

Whether you’re looking to grab a freshly made taco or want a higher-end steak dinner, there are dozens of dining options in Merrillville from …

October 15, 2014 11:09 am Photos

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Merrillville home to numerous medical facilities

Merrillville home to numerous medical facilities

Merrillville is home to numerous doctors offices and clinics, as well as home to one of the largest hospitals in Lake County.

October 15, 2014 11:09 am

Historical Society offers new favorites and old standards

Historical Society offers new favorites and old standards

If you’re looking for some Merrillville nostalgia or learn a little bit about the history of the Region, the Merrillville Ross Township Histor…

October 15, 2014 11:09 am

Merrillville boasts state-of-the-art planetarium

For more than 40 years, students from around Northwest Indiana have had one of the best planetariums in the area at their fingertips. 

October 15, 2014 11:09 am

Star Plaza Theatre continues to attract well-known acts

Star Plaza Theatre continues to attract well-known acts

For more than 30 years, Merrillville’s Star Plaza Theatre has been the stage to some epic performances and has hosted stars before they were w…

October 15, 2014 11:09 am

Ross Music Theater inspired by visionary

Ross Music Theater inspired by visionary

In 1964, Jerry Reinhart dreamed of creating a theater and a theater program at Merrillville High School that was a cut above what was availabl…

October 15, 2014 11:09 am Photos

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STAND club promotes diversity

STAND club promotes diversity

For more than 15 years, Merrillville students have had the opportunity to work together to create a diverse environment within the school district.

October 15, 2014 11:09 am

Merrillville offers numerous specialty businesses

Merrillville offers numerous specialty businesses

Located amid technical schools, lawyer’s offices and apartment complexes, Merrillville has a variety of family-owned businesses.

October 15, 2014 11:09 am Photos

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Evening event celebrates 25 years of fine arts

Evening event celebrates 25 years of fine arts

MUNSTER | The Center for Visual and Performing Arts will mark its 25th anniversary Thursday with an evening celebrating the fine arts. Proceed…

October 15, 2014 12:00 am

Dyer takes up texting system to keep residents in the loop

DYER | The town has come up with a new way to keep its residents informed: texting.

October 13, 2014 6:00 pm

NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

MUNSTER | Last year's Halloween Costume Contest and Halloween House Decorating Contest both drew more than 100 entries, which is why NWI Commu…

October 13, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Veteran Lake Central teacher Clark receives national VFW award

Veteran Lake Central teacher Clark receives national VFW award

ST. JOHN | National, state and local Veterans of Foreign Wars leaders have honored Lake Central High School teacher Tom Clark with dual honors.

October 12, 2014 6:08 pm

Flooding continues to be a threat for much of NWI, despite warnings

Flooding continues to be a threat for much of NWI, despite warnings

Cindy Retzlaff recalls her husband, Mike, waiting several years after they built their home in 1999 in Porter County's Duck Creek to make sure…

October 11, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Dyer hires three firefighters who clear nepotism review

DYER | Dyer hired three additional firefighters at a special meeting recently.

October 11, 2014 5:39 pm

Device enables girl to 'speak' for first time since she was a toddler

Device enables girl to 'speak' for first time since she was a toddler

Mimi Burke doesn't remember the sound of her 12-year-old daughter Sophia's voice.

October 10, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Making their pay grade

Making their pay grade

October 09, 2014 12:05 am Photos

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Lake Central volleyball team tries to Bump Out cancer

ST. JOHN | Once again, the Lake Central High School  volleyball team will be dedicating a night to "Bump Out Cancer." This match, played again…

October 09, 2014 12:00 am

Silver Bell Club 2365 treats veterans to Washington D.C. trip

Silver Bell Club 2365 treats veterans to Washington D.C. trip

CROWN POINT |  Silver Bell Club 2365, of the Polish National Alliance treated 49 area veterans to a four-day trip to Washington D.C. in August…

October 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lake commissioner floats E-911 peace plan

CROWN POINT | A Lake County Commissioner formally offered concessions Monday to Cedar Lake, St. John and Schererville to resolve an impasse ov…

October 06, 2014 7:45 pm

NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

NWI Communities to host two Halloween-themed contests

MUNSTER | Last year's Halloween Costume Contest and Halloween House Decorating Contest both drew more than 100 entries, which is why NWI Commu…

October 05, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Mt. Carmel introduces Ehrenstrom Scholars Fraternity in memory of award-winning teacher

Mt. Carmel introduces Ehrenstrom Scholars Fraternity in memory of award-winning teacher

CHICAGO | Mt. Carmel High School is implementing a new enrichment society designed to elevate the academic and cultural experience of the scho…

October 05, 2014 12:00 am

Dyer plans to address north side street repaving

DYER | The Town Council is expected to address many streets on the town's north side with road repair projects next year.

October 04, 2014 6:30 pm

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

October 02, 2014 12:00 am

Breast Cancer Awareness Tea sets records

Breast Cancer Awareness Tea sets records

HOBART | The 13th annual Pink Ribbon Society Breast Cancer Awareness Tea set records from ticket sales to sponsors.

September 30, 2014 5:44 pm Photos

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'Vets helping vets': Memorial ride draws nearly 3,000 motorcyclists

'Vets helping vets': Memorial ride draws nearly 3,000 motorcyclists

HIGHLAND | The roar of motorcycles filled Wicker Park on Sunday morning as nearly 3,000 participants began the Victory for Veterans Memorial R…

September 28, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Protsman tour? Been there; seen that

Protsman tour? Been there; seen that

DYER | So many residents already toured the new Protsman Elementary School since January that Sunday’s official grand opening ceremonies and t…

September 28, 2014 5:47 am Photos

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Get noticed and make impressions with customized solutions from TradeWinds Sign Shop

Get noticed and make impressions with customized solutions from TradeWinds Sign Shop

Signs establish and reinforce brand identity, call for some sort of action or response, display regulations and compliance, recognize effort a…

September 28, 2014 2:30 am Photos

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Turn in unwanted medicines Saturday at police stations

INDIANAPOLIS | Attorney General Greg Zoeller is encouraging Hoosiers to drop off unwanted prescription drugs and over-the-counter pills Saturd…

September 25, 2014 12:05 am

Victory for Veterans celebrates 15th annivesary of motorcycle ride

HIGHLAND | More than 2,000 riders are expected this year for the 15th anniversary of the Victory for Veterans Memorial Ride.

September 24, 2014 6:30 pm

Hebron adopts shared ethic agenda

HEBRON | The town of Hebron is joining the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission.

September 24, 2014 6:00 pm

St. John's Global Attraction: Shrine of Christ's Passion shares Jesus' last journey

St. John's Global Attraction: Shrine of Christ's Passion shares Jesus' last journey

Nestled on 30 acres in St. John, the Shrine of Christ’s Passion takes nearly 200,000 visitors annually on a walk chronicling the steps of Jesu…

September 24, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Forest Ridge Academy 5K Run/Walk features Hawaiian theme

Forest Ridge Academy 5K Run/Walk features Hawaiian theme

SCHERERVILLE | Forest Ridge Academy will host its annual Hawaiian-themed 5K Trail Run and Walk, and three-quarter-mile Kids Fun Run on Saturda…

September 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Alsip Nursery set to celebrate 20th anniversary with all-new Fall Festival

Alsip Nursery set to celebrate 20th anniversary with all-new Fall Festival

We don’t need a calendar to remind us it’s officially fall in Northwest Indiana.

September 22, 2014 2:30 am Photos

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Bowling association awards annual scholarships

HIGHLAND  | New graduates from Lake Central and Highland high schools and Bishop Noll Institute have been named 2014 Greater Calumet Area U.S.…

September 22, 2014 12:00 am


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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
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8260 Wicker Avenue
St. John, Indiana 46373
Phone: 219.365.8507

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