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Buy affordable books and more at your library

Buy affordable books and more at your library

Don't want to pay late fees for overdue books and movies? Then just buy them at your library.

April 21, 2014 12:00 am

Awards bloom for top master gardeners

Awards bloom for top master gardeners

SCHERERVILLE | The Lake County Master Gardeners Association celebrated its accomplishments at its annual awards banquet.

March 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos


NWI water rate increase will get hearing in Gary

The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission will conduct a public hearing on Indiana American Water Co.'s request for a rate hike at 6 p.m. Apri…

March 18, 2014 8:00 am

How well do you know your public library?

Even if you use the Lake County Public Library regularly, you may not be aware of all the library has to offer.

March 17, 2014 12:00 am

New Chicago police reserves sworn in

New Chicago police reserves sworn in

February 26, 2014 7:39 pm Photos


There's so much to do at your Lake County Public Library

Where can you get a free cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate every week, build complex structures out of LEGOS, travel to a far off place wit…

February 17, 2014 12:00 am

New Chicago trying to melt systemwide water main problems

NEW CHICAGO | The town's water department has continued trying to break the ice that has stopped water service to at least three homes in New …

February 14, 2014 8:00 pm

Lake officials come to rescue of frozen out Lake Station homes

LAKE STATION | Two local residents finally have running water in their homes nearly a week after frozen utility pipes left them high and dry.

February 14, 2014 9:36 am

Commissioners may ask AG to help with E-911 holdouts

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials are debating whether four suburban communities that haven't joined the consolidated E-911 network need mor…

February 12, 2014 8:00 pm

Frozen-out customer puts New Chicago's feet to fire

NEW CHICAGO | The town is working to free up frozen water mains that have stopped water service to a number of homes in New Chicago and Lake Station.

February 11, 2014 7:30 pm

Children warm up to cube

Children warm up to cube

January 31, 2014 12:00 am

Make a decision to see the world through the library

Do you ever wonder about important international issues that influence our lives? The ice is melting in the Arctic and the Russians have plant…

January 20, 2014 12:00 am

Groups to launch Deep River-Burns Waterway improvement effort

HOBART | Local communities and organizations will join with the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission on Tuesday to kick off a pro…

January 19, 2014 6:30 pm

Free legal consults offered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Seventy-five Northwest Indiana attorneys will provide brief legal consultations at no cost to the public at eight locations Monday on Martin L…

January 16, 2014 12:00 am
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