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Truck manager finds good health requires commitment

Truck manager finds good health requires commitment

SCHERERVILLE | What do you get when you combine smart eating and a motivated, focused workout routine with a dash of extraordinary common sens…

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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.

16 hours ago

Fair boosts disease research

Fair boosts disease research

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The Week Ahead - Lake County

MONDAY

October 19, 2014 12:05 am

Portions of Main Street closed to traffic starting Monday

MUNSTER | Beginning Monday, Main Street will be closed to traffic for one week from the Pennsy-Greenway bike path east to Indianapolis Boulevard.

October 18, 2014 4:47 pm

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 …

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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

Warning issued over turf war at Schererville polling place

SCHERERVILLE | The Lake County elections board has put a local Democrat on temporary job probation as a poll worker for the unauthorized remov…

October 17, 2014 4:29 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

Lake County votes to hire 105 public safety dispatchers

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials invited 105 police, fire and emergency medical dispatch staff members Thursday to work for the county's ne…

October 16, 2014 12:30 pm

Police raise Special Olympics funds Saturday at Red Robin

SCHERERVILLE | Schererville police officers will be at the Schererville Red Robin from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday to participate in the Red Robin Ti…

October 16, 2014 12:05 am

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

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

Foreclosure case filed against Family Christian Center pastor

CROWN POINT | Only a few months after reports that Indiana's largest megachurch was digging itself out of a financial hole, Family Christian C…

October 15, 2014 7:47 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.

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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

Humane Society to host National Feral Cat Day event

MUNSTER | Humane Society Calumet Area will host a free event Thursday for participants to construct a feral cat shelter. This event is one of …

October 15, 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 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

S'ville police host Coffee with a Cop Oct. 20 at restaurant

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Police Departments hosts Coffee with a Cop from 8 to 10 a.m. Oct. 20 at Round the Clock Restaurant, 909 W. Lin…

October 12, 2014 12:05 am

Pace remains strong at Shops on Main

SCHERERVILLE | The pace remains steady at the Shops on Main, officials said.

October 11, 2014 12:15 pm

The Week Ahead Lake County

WEDNESDAY

October 11, 2014 12:05 am

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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Livestock leaders provide industry overview

SCHERERVILLE | Modern livestock production, notably dairy and pig farms, creates economic development throughout Northwest Indiana, according …

October 10, 2014 3:20 pm

St. John radio equipment compatible with consolidated E-911

ST. JOHN | New police and fire radio equipment compatible with Lake County's consolidated E-911 dispatch system has been delivered to the town…

October 09, 2014 9:55 pm

Peifer Elementary opens after thorough cleaning

Peifer Elementary opens after thorough cleaning

SCHERERVILLE | More than a quarter of Peifer Elementary students remained absent from school Thursday, a day after a mass illness, suspected t…

October 09, 2014 7:05 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

S’ville urged to correct drainage problems

SCHERERVILLE | Property owners on Meadow Lane are asking the town to take swift action to address drainage concerns in that area.

October 08, 2014 9:57 pm

Schererville elementary school has 129 students out sick

SCHERERVILLE | More than 25 percent of the youngsters at Peifer Elementary School were out ill Wednesday.

October 08, 2014 3:55 pm

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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Residents concerned about proposed clean fill facility

MERRILLVILLE | The Town Council has received plenty of feedback from residents as the panel continues to contemplate if it will support a clea…

October 07, 2014 9:59 pm

Local woman closes doors on business, looks to raise Parkinson's awareness

Local woman closes doors on business, looks to raise Parkinson's awareness

It’s a bittersweet time for Elizabeth Woodbury.

October 07, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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Commission defers voting on residential development

SCHERERVILLE | The Plan Commission needs more time before it can make a decision about a primary approval request for the proposed Apple Tree …

October 06, 2014 9:49 pm

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

TODAY

October 06, 2014 12:00 am

Schererville residents can pay utility bill online starting Friday

SCHERERVILLE | Schererville residents can begin making online payments for their utility bills starting Friday.

October 05, 2014 12:05 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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Meyers Glaros Group managing partner earns industry honor

Meyers Glaros Group managing partner earns industry honor

SCHERERVILLE | Willis H. Glaros, managing partner of Meyers Glaros Group, has been named the Employee Benefits Association 2014 Advisor of the Year.

October 04, 2014 1:28 pm Photos

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Lake County E-911 costs add up to a lot of grief

CROWN POINT | The cost of consolidating and upgrading Lake public safety communications has helped drive three suburban community away from th…

October 04, 2014 12:00 am

Attorney General hopes to connect E-911 opponents

Feuding local government officials may resolve a public safety communications crisis by sitting down talking to one another.

October 03, 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