• Family show promises to touch the heart

    Family show promises to touch the heart

    CEDAR LAKE | L'arc en Ciel Theatre Group directors Angie Lowe and Paul W. Lowe have created a scenic mountain cabin setting for the LCTG produ…

    October 17, 2014 12:00 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Throwback Thursday

    October 16, 2014 12:00 am
  • Crossroads to host "An Evening in Tuscany" Nov. 22

    Crossroads to host "An Evening in Tuscany" Nov. 22

    CROWN POINT | The Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce presents their Annual Gala “An Evening in Tuscany” at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 22, a…

    October 14, 2014 2:15 pm

Community News

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

Family show promises to touch the heart

Family show promises to touch the heart

CEDAR LAKE | L'arc en Ciel Theatre Group directors Angie Lowe and Paul W. Lowe have created a scenic mountain cabin setting for the LCTG produ…

October 17, 2014 12:00 am

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

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

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

Tri-Creek School Corp. copes with funding hit

LOWELL | Over the past five years, the Tri-Creek School Corp. has received $2,117,223 less in state tuition money than the average amount rece…

October 15, 2014 9:32 pm

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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Lowell council approves 2015 budget

LOWELL | Without comment, the Town Council unanimously approved the proposed 2015 budget Monday.

October 13, 2014 9:07 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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Adversity? Korean vet speeds right on by

Adversity? Korean vet speeds right on by

LOWELL | Resilience allowed Ken Hirata to battle back from injuries in a horrific traffic accident, shake off incarceration in a Japanese-Amer…

October 12, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Volunteers sew drain pouches for patients at workshop

Volunteers sew drain pouches for patients at workshop

CROWN POINT - Nurse Navigator Joan Filipowski of the Burrell Cancer Center walked into the Sew Thoughtful Workshop and was delightfully surprised.

October 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Illiana protesters host Harvest Parade Rally

Illiana protesters host Harvest Parade Rally

LOWELL | Driving through the bucolic countryside that would be sacrificed for a toll road, opponents of the Illiana Expressway on Saturday wou…

October 11, 2014 8:05 pm Photos

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Fall colors brighten Buckley Homestead gala

Fall colors brighten Buckley Homestead gala

LOWELL | A full palette of fall colors framed the scene for turn-of-the-century family fun, folk arts and entertainment Saturday at Buckley Ho…

October 11, 2014 7:40 pm Photos

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Tri-Creek School Corp. rates well in review

LOWELL | Tri-Creek School Corp. just got its preliminary report card, and the school district seems to have passed with honors.

October 11, 2014 7:21 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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Tri-Creek School Board, teachers agree on contract

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. board and the teachers union have a contract deal.

October 10, 2014 6:56 pm

Fall Fest brings history to life

Fall Fest brings history to life

LOWELL | Family fun, homemade food, unique entertainment and traditional arts and crafts bring the Buckley Homestead County Park farm to life …

October 10, 2014 12:00 am

CMAP vote drives Illiana forward

CHICAGO | A key committee at Chicago's Metropolitan Agency for Planning on Thursday gave the Illiana Expressway an important bump forward as c…

October 09, 2014 3:00 pm

Tri-Creek School Board meets on teachers' contract today

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. board has called a special meeting for 7:30 a.m. today at the administrative center, 195 W. Oakley Ave.

October 09, 2014 12:05 am

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

The Week Ahead Lake County

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October 06, 2014 12:00 am

LHS grad to explain arthritis and knee replacement

LOWELL | Indian Trail Grange will host orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Bayer for a presentation on arthritis and knee replacement surgery at 7…

October 06, 2014 12:00 am

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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Student Council teams up with donors to help peers

Student Council teams up with donors to help peers

LOWELL | The Oak Hill Elementary School Student Council participates in many activities benefiting the school as well as community service projects.

October 05, 2014 12:00 am

Police chief shoots for spring opening of firearms training range

HOBART | Hobart Police Chief Rick Zormier is shooting to have a new gun range training facility for city officers operational in the spring.

October 04, 2014 8:15 pm

Lowell rejects BZA recommendation on apartment

LOWELL | The misuse of a commercially zoned property has fallen through the cracks for the past 12 years, but the Lowell Town Council acted re…

October 04, 2014 7:41 pm

Lowell man charged with battery, intimidation in Schererville incident

SCHERERVILLE | Police said a Lowell man slashed tires on his ex-girlfriend's car, beat up a friend who confronted him and fled from officers.

October 02, 2014 11:30 am

Niemeyer wants answers about Illiana financial questions

LOWELL | State Rep. Rick Niemeyer, R-Lowell, said he wants to be in the loop about how much the Illiana Expressway will be subsidized by taxpa…

October 01, 2014 6:24 pm

Five manhole covers stolen in Lowell; police seeking tips

LOWELL | Lowell police report five manhole covers have been stolen recently throughout the town.

October 01, 2014 12:05 am

Illiana Expressway opponents plan parade, rally

Illiana Expressway opponents plan parade, rally

Groups long opposed to the Illiana Expressway are urging like-minded residents to bring tractors, trucks and horses to two parades ending with…

September 30, 2014 5:17 pm Related

Libertarian candidates night scheduled Friday in Highland

HIGHLAND | The Indiana Libertarian Party is inviting the public to meet its candidates for the Nov. 4 general election.

September 30, 2014 12:05 am

Lowell adds police officer, upgrades fire equipment

LOWELL | The town will be adding another police officer and upgrading equipment at the fire station using the local option income tax.

September 29, 2014 6:25 pm

Public comment opens on Illiana Expressway

A 30-day public comment period has opened on the final environmental impact statement for the Illiana Expressway in advance of a final federal…

September 29, 2014 2:37 pm

Tri-Creek Schools look at tight budget

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Board's recent 2015 budget hearing  was a lesson in revenue losses and changing expenses.

September 27, 2014 4:58 pm

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

M’ville FOP to honor fallen officer

M’ville FOP to honor fallen officer

MERRILLVILLE | The Merrillville Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 168 will honor fallen officer Nickolaus Schultz with a memorial outside of Town Hall.

September 23, 2014 9:29 pm

Lowell parks agency need revenue source, council told

LOWELL | The caution light should be on as the town moves fiscally into the new year and beyond, the town's financial consultant told the Town…

September 22, 2014 9:26 pm

Top caregivers recognized at St. Mary Medical Center

Top caregivers recognized at St. Mary Medical Center

HOBART | St. Mary Medical Center recognized the top performances of caregivers with the Nursing Pillar Awards, highlighting nurses who go abov…

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

Educators invited to Financial Literacy Fair

MERRILLVILLE | All educators in areas where Centier Bank has a presence are invited to attend the ninth annual Financial Literacy Fair for Edu…

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

Lowell scheduled branch, leaf pickups in October; no bags

LOWELL | The town's street department has scheduled a final branch pickup to begin Oct. 13 and has tentatively scheduled a leaf pickup to begi…

September 21, 2014 12:05 am


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