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31 Hammond Baptist students taken to hospitals after bus crash in southern Indiana

A Hammond Baptist Schools bus crashed Monday afternoon in southern Indiana, sending all 31 female high school students aboard to hospitals, a …

3 hours ago

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…

22 hours ago

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Campbell claims Illiana’s Bettenhausen 100 again

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Campbell claims Illiana’s Bettenhausen 100 again

SCHERERVILLE | Saturday night saw Brian Campbell win for the second straight year the annual Tony Bettenhausen Memorial 100 presented by Schep…

September 14, 2014 7:15 pm

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.

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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

Resident wants S'ville sanitary sewer issue addressed

SCHERERVILLE | A sanitary sewer issue in the Sherwood Forest subdivision took up the bulk of Wednesday's Utility Board meeting.

September 10, 2014 10:07 pm

Communities plan 9/11 memorial services

Several ceremonies are scheduled today to commemorate the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001.

September 10, 2014 7:26 pm

Give blood at IUN Thursday and get a free haircut

GARY | The Student Alumni Association and Office of Alumni Relations at Indiana University Northwest are rallying to restock the shelves at ar…

September 10, 2014 12:00 am

Summer Wine Down offers beer and wine sampling

SCHERERVILLE | St. Jude House in Crown Point is once again hosting a popular end-of-summer event with an evening of wine tasting and suds samp…

September 10, 2014 12:00 am

Work continues on second phase of 9/11 memorial

Work continues on second phase of 9/11 memorial

SCHERERVILLE | A year after a beam from a World Trade Center tower was put into place outside the Schererville Police Department, the second p…

September 09, 2014 6:30 pm

S'ville facility expands memory support care

SCHERERVILLE | Residences at Deer Creek has started construction on its memory support expansion, less than two years after opening.

September 09, 2014 11:45 am

This bites: Emerging breed of mosquito is more aggressive

This bites: Emerging breed of mosquito is more aggressive

Region residents bugged by mosquitoes won't see relief for a couple more weeks.

September 08, 2014 8:45 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.

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Federal employees and retirees group hosts legislators

MUNSTER | Chapter 546 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at noon Wednesday with State Senator Sue L…

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Native plant enthusiasts host symposium for backyard gardeners

SCHERERVILLE | The Gibson Woods Chapter of Wild Ones will host its fifth biennial native plant symposium, “Partners with Nature,” from 8 a.m. …

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

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…

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LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta claims season championship race at Illiana

LOCAL AUTO RACING: Danta claims season championship race at Illiana

SCHERERVILLE | Anthony Danta has been fast all season long at Illiana Motor Speedway.

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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

Abudanza! Pasta aplenty at Campagna Academy's annual dinner event

Abudanza! Pasta aplenty at Campagna Academy's annual dinner event

September 05, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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State auditor candidate wants to be watchdog of Indiana finances

SCHERERVILLE | According to a Democratic candidate for Indiana state auditor, corruption in Indiana government costs taxpayers millions of dollars.

September 05, 2014 6:00 pm

A rosy surprise

A rosy surprise

The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority this week presented roses to the 2014 ROSE Award finalists.

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Franciscan Omni Fitness & Health hosts 5K walk/run

Franciscan Omni Fitness & Health hosts 5K walk/run

SCHERERVILLE | Franciscan Omni Health & Fitness Schererville is looking for outdoor enthusiasts to prove  Anyone Can Do A 5K Walk/Run. Wit…

September 05, 2014 12:00 am

Purdue's Robinson looks for an increased role this week

Purdue's Robinson looks for an increased role this week

The memories of Purdue true freshman defensive end and Lake Central grad Gelen Robinson's first college game are still vividly spinning throug…

September 04, 2014 6:54 pm

Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

September 04, 2014 12:00 am

Canstruction Northwest Indiana winners named

Canstruction Northwest Indiana winners named

September 03, 2014 12:00 am 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

Alabama woman, 71, arrested in fraud scam, S'ville cops say

SCHERERVILLE | A 71-year-old woman was charged Friday after conning an 83-year-old into driving to a Schererville bank to withdraw $4,000, pol…

September 02, 2014 6:54 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 …

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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

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.

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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.

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Diamonds Jewelry moves to Dyer

Diamonds Jewelry moves to Dyer

Diamonds Jewelry has moved to Dyer.

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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?

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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…

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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…

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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.

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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!

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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.

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Dyer Hometown Celebration: Fun for all ages

Dyer Hometown Celebration: Fun for all ages

Saturday, September 6, 2014

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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

REGION RANTS: Lifting the gated life

We had our theories.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

MEDIA: Business investment driving sales forward

MEDIA: Business investment driving sales forward

Businesses are feeling confident again and looking to reach more customers through radio on both the airwaves and its digital platforms.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

SMALL RETAIL: Sales bump along in long recovery

SMALL RETAIL: Sales bump along in long recovery

Small retail owners are still cautious in this uneven economic recovery, even when it comes to stocking up for the busy holiday season.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am


About Schererville

Town of Schererville

10 E. Joliet Street Schererville, IN 46375
219.322.2211
219.865.5515 (Fax)

Police Department

25 East Joliet Street Schererville, IN 46375
219.322.5000
Fax: 219.865.5529

Fire Department

1650 Cline Avenue Schererville, IN 46375
219.322.2599
Fax: 219.865.5506

Parks and Recreation

Office in Rohrman Park
219.865.5530
219.865.5534 (Fax)

Lake Central School Corporation

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