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Crossroads Chamber rocks the region with membership drive

Crossroads Chamber rocks the region with membership drive

MERRILLVILLE | From business strategies to community awareness campaigns to investing in the future if education, the Crossroads Chamber of Co…

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Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

MERRILLVILLE | Top-flight athletes are not the only ones to hear a recruiting speech.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Free adult education classes offered in Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | Tri-Town Adult Learning Center provides free adult education classes and tutoring for a variety of purposes on a weekly basis a…

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Franciscan Alliance partners with school for Family Health Fair

ST.JOHN | Franciscan Alliance and St. John Evangelist School are partnering to offer a Family Health Fair from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the …

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Business hosts pet adoptions for Pet Appreciation Week

ST. JOHN | Tractor Supply Co., 9957 Earl Drive, is partnering with Petfinder.com to host pet adoptions on Saturday as part of Pet Appreciation Week.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Area youths test their tractor driving skills

Area youths test their tractor driving skills

LOWELL | Eleven Lake County 4-H members recently competed in the Area 10 4-H Tractor Contest, hosted by the Lake County 4-H Department and hel…

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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…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Area native serves aboard top Navy destroyer

Area native serves aboard top Navy destroyer

A Highland High School graduate is proudly serving onboard U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67), one of the world’s most advan…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Open house scheduled at Protsman Elementary School

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Corp. holds an open house Sept. 28 to show off the construction work recently completed at Protsman Element…

September 14, 2014 12:00 am

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

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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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

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

New housing starts climb, but not yet to 2013 level

New home construction was on target to nearly match last year's levels in St. John and Crown Point, despite losing momentum to the severe winter.

September 06, 2014 7:36 am

Age is just a number to longtime St. John volunteer

Age is just a number to longtime St. John volunteer

At 87, Marion Thiel’s volunteer work continues to make her a vital member of the St. John community.

September 05, 2014 12:00 am

Haunted house volunteers will meet Sunday in St. John

ST. JOHN | A meeting of those interested in volunteering for the annual St. John haunted house is set for 6 p.m. Sunday at the St. John munici…

September 03, 2014 12:05 am

Purdue student carries flag to peak of Mount Kilimanjaro to fight cancer

Purdue student carries flag to peak of Mount Kilimanjaro to fight cancer

Half way up Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Marissa Emery began to worry that she had made a mistake.

September 03, 2014 12:00 am

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

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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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.

August 31, 2014 3:41 pm Photos

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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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Fitness Pointe team wins fifth consecutive rowing machine challenge

Fitness Pointe team wins fifth consecutive rowing machine challenge

MUNSTER | For a fifth consecutive year, the Community Hospital Fitness Pointe team has been named champions of the Concept2 World Rowing compe…

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Illiana Christian requests connection to St. John utilities for proposed school site

ST. JOHN | The Town Council has granted conditional approval to a request by Illiana Christian High School to tie into town water and sewer ut…

August 30, 2014 4:49 pm

History teacher honored for making it interesting and fun

History teacher honored for making it interesting and fun

Highland Christian School teacher Rick Vander Woude is one of two Indiana teachers to receive the Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award.

August 29, 2014 12:00 am

St. John aproves financing for radio equipment compatible with consolidated E-911

ST. JOHN | Town officials Thursday approved financing the nearly $368,000 cost of police and fire radio equipment compatible with Lake County'…

August 28, 2014 8:45 pm

RACING NOTEBOOOK: Lomax looking for more success this season

RACING NOTEBOOOK: Lomax looking for more success this season

It has been a long, but successful, racing season for Lake Village’s Jamie Lomax.

August 28, 2014 7:00 pm

Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

Lake Central teachers cash in on grants

ST. JOHN | Several Lake Central School Corp. teachers came away with a little cash from a recent School Board meeting.

August 28, 2014 6:45 pm

St. John police investigating shooting that wounded man

ST. JOHN | Police are investigating a domestic dispute that reportedly left a man hospitalized with severe wounds Wednesday morning at a home …

August 27, 2014 6:54 pm

“Color for College” program to give $1,500 scholarships to 300

CROWN POINT | Children 13 and younger in St. John, Munster, Crown Point and Portage have the opportunity to receive college scholarships by si…

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Library Director retiring after 28 years with LCPL

Library Director retiring after 28 years with LCPL

Ana Grandfield, director of the Lake County Public Library, is shelving her last book Friday, retiring with 28 years of service to the LCPL.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Pediatric cancer fighter given Sagamore Award

Pediatric cancer fighter given Sagamore Award

GARY | When asked what gives her such passion for helping families cope with childhood cancer, Donna Criner simply pointed to her grandson, Drew.

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Travel: Rock Hall highlights music and artists through the generations

Travel: Rock Hall highlights music and artists through the generations

Rock and roll's most formidable stories and its greatest influences of all time can be found in one spot.

August 24, 2014 12:00 pm Photos

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Letter from Edgar Corns

Letter from Edgar Corns

WELCOME TO LOWELL

August 22, 2014 3:15 pm

School success in Lowell: Lowell High School sees dramatic increase in graduation rate

School success in Lowell: Lowell High School sees dramatic increase in graduation rate

The graduation rate at Lowell High School has dramatically increased from 80% in 2010 to 95% for the class of 2014.

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Lowell police and fire keeps residents safe

Lowell police and fire keeps residents safe

Lowell Fire Chief Clint Gorball and Police Chief Erik Matson see more advantages than disadvantages to the state-mandated dispatch consolidati…

August 22, 2014 2:15 pm Photos

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Lowell Kid Parade: Long-time tradition of fun

Lowell Kid Parade: Long-time tradition of fun

There will be prizes for the best costumes in Lowell’s 60th annual Labor Day Kiddie Parade Sunday Aug. 31. The parade begins at 1 p.m. traveli…

August 22, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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Celebrate The Joy of Dancing at the Lowell Labor Day Parade

Celebrate The Joy of Dancing at the Lowell Labor Day Parade

The Lowell Labor Day Parade began in 1919, organized by the American Legion as a welcome home for World War I veterans.

August 22, 2014 12:45 pm Photos

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About St. John

Town Hall

10955 W. 93rd Avenue St. John, IN 46373
219.365.6465
219.558.2078 (Fax)

Police Department

11033 W. 93rd Avenue St. John, IN 46373
219.365.6032
Fax: 219.558.2166

Fire Department

11033 W. 93rd Avenue St. John, IN 46373
219.365.6034
Fax: 219.558.2080

Parks and Recreation

9350 Hack St., Bldg 2 St. John, IN 46373
219.365.6465
219.558.2032 (Fax)

Lake Central School Corporation

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

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