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Health-conscious consumers demanding more from local food producers

Health-conscious consumers demanding more from local food producers

From lowering sodium and cutting fat to adjusting recipes to exclude gluten, region food producers are trying to keep up with the evolving die…

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Walk/Run for Kailey benefits Neimann-Pick Disease battle

Walk/Run for Kailey benefits Neimann-Pick Disease battle

ST. JOHN | The second Walk/Run for Kailey will step off at 1 p.m. May 4 at Clark Middle School, 8915 W. 93rd Ave.

April 18, 2014 8:15 pm

'The footsteps of Jesus' - Stations of the Cross held throughout region

'The footsteps of Jesus' - Stations of the Cross held throughout region

ST. JOHN | Scores of the faithful flocked to the Shrine of Christ’s Passion on Friday to “follow in the footsteps of Jesus” on Good Friday.

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NWI schools receive four-star designation

More than 40 local schools received a four-star school designation for the 2012-13 school year from the Indiana Department of Education.

April 15, 2014 7:15 pm

Lake Central's Glenn Robinson III leaving Michigan for NBA, Branden Dawson staying at MSU

Lake Central's Glenn Robinson III leaving Michigan for NBA, Branden Dawson staying at MSU

ANN ARBOR, Mich. | Michigan's Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III are skipping their last two seasons in college to enter the NBA draft and ch…

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Illiana Christian following its families to south Lake County

LANSING | Illiana Christian officials want to send the message they are not running away from current students, but following new ones.

April 13, 2014 11:30 pm

Forget winter at Spring Fling

Forget winter at Spring Fling

ST. JOHN | Join members of the Tri-Town community at the St. John the Evangelist Parish Spring Fling Gala on April 25 at the Halls of St. Geor…

April 13, 2014 12:00 am

Adult education registration planned

Several Adult Learning Center sites will hold registration in April and May. The Adult Learning Centers offer classes to prepare individuals f…

April 13, 2014 12:00 am

Lake Central High art students bring home awards from regional show

Lake Central High art students bring home awards from regional show

ST. JOHN | Lake Central High School art students claimed several top awards, including a Best of Show, at the South Suburban College Regional …

April 13, 2014 12:00 am

SMALL-BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: Wigs on Wheels

SMALL-BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: Wigs on Wheels

Donna Fox is in business not just to earn money, but also a way to give women their confidence back.

April 12, 2014 11:43 am Photos

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Lake voting has yet to catch fire

CROWN POINT | Early voting has begun slowly in Lake County.

April 11, 2014 8:05 pm

St. John council pledges $50K to South Shore extension

ST. JOHN | The Town Council on Thursday pledged to contribute $50,000 a year toward the proposed South Shore Line extension to Dyer.

April 10, 2014 9:20 pm

AL HAMNIK: GR3, Mitch McGary, Branden Dawson need more college credit

AL HAMNIK: GR3, Mitch McGary, Branden Dawson need more college credit

No one asked me, but our college stars Glenn Robinson III, Branden Dawson and Mitch McGary should wait another year before jumping to the NBA.

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Dems, GOP vie for high school poll workers

CROWN POINT | Democrats and Republicans on the Lake County election board squabbled Monday about the etiquette of recruiting high school stude…

April 07, 2014 8:45 pm

Winfield voting site stays put for May 6 primary

CROWN POINT | Early voting begins Tuesday with no changes in the eight locations Lake County residents can use to cast a ballot before the May…

April 07, 2014 7:45 pm

SMALL-BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: The Copper Still, St. John

SMALL-BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT: The Copper Still, St. John

Respiratory Therapist Chris Binelli and her husband, Chuck, a businessman, love to entertain and cook.

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Annexation would add 24.5 acres to St. John

ST. JOHN | A move to bring about 25 acres inside town borders has won the preliminary approval of town officials.

April 06, 2014 7:02 pm

St. John to pay consultant up to $18K to help lure business

ST. JOHN | The Town Council approved spending up to $18,000 for consulting services by marketing research firm Metrostudy.

April 06, 2014 11:00 am

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April 06, 2014 12:00 am

Lake Central Thespians go international at festival

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central Theatre Company of Lake Central High School will perform in Lincoln, Neb. this June, but before heading west, the …

April 06, 2014 12:00 am

Culvert repairs will temporarily disrupt traffic flow on U.S. 41

ST. JOHN |  Culvert replacement work will temporarily disrupt traffic flow on a portion of U.S. 41 in St. John.

April 04, 2014 11:12 am

Lake Central, students coping with two suicides

Lake Central, students coping with two suicides

ST. JOHN | A second Lake Central High School student committed suicide Wednesday night, following a sit-in Wednesday involving about 200 stude…

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Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

ST. JOHN | Lake Central High School students who take Tom Clark’s U.S. history class know on day one they’re going to get a folder of informat…

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Fifth Annual Chairish Project displayed at Indiana Welcome Center during Child Abuse Prevention month

Fifth Annual Chairish Project displayed at Indiana Welcome Center during Child Abuse Prevention month

HAMMOND | Flowers, the sea, Disney characters, fairy tales. sports and checkers are among the themes of the chairs designed by local students …

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Towle Youth Theater Ensemble presents 'Romeo and Juliet'

Towle Youth Theater Ensemble presents 'Romeo and Juliet'

HAMMOND | William Shakespeare’s "Romeo & Juliet" is easily the most widely performed play in the world. But at the Towle Theater, audience…

March 31, 2014 12:00 am

Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four

Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four

INDIANAPOLIS | If the crew of growing-on-the-job freshmen at Kentucky find themselves in Dallas next week, nobody can tell them they didn't ta…

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St. John signs on to joint resolution on E-911

ST. JOHN | Town officials Thursday unanimously approved a joint resolution pledging conditional support of a Lake County consolidated E-911 network.

March 27, 2014 10:10 pm

Family's history with Lake Central basketball spans two generations

Family's history with Lake Central basketball spans two generations

ST. JOHN | On Monday night, a mom and her teenage son sat down to watch a movie.

March 27, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Witnesses testify they picked up Alsip man at Majestic Star

CROWN POINT | Two East Chicago residents testified Thursday about giving Ralph Martinez a ride from Majestic Star Casino on March 28, 2013, du…

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Illiana Christian voters OK relocation to Indiana

LANSING | Illiana Christian Association members approved a measure to move their high school to Indiana in a special meeting Monday.

March 27, 2014 11:00 am

Centralettes win national and state dance titles

Centralettes win national and state dance titles

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central Centralettes returned recently from Orlando, Fla. with more than a tan.

March 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Winfield early voting site in dispute

WINFIELD | A candidate for Winfield Township trustee wants election officials to move the town's early voting site out of her opponent's office.

March 26, 2014 12:00 pm

St. John the Evangelist Parish planning for Spring Fling Gala

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist Parish will hold its Spring Fling Gala on April 25 at the Halls of St. George in Schererville.

March 26, 2014 12:00 am

Suspect in Austgen murder seeking bail

CROWN POINT | The Alsip man charged with murder in the slaying of Griffith business owner Mary Austgen appeared in court Tuesday to determine …

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Arbor Day events scheduled at St. John park, business

ST. JOHN | The St. John Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with Alsip Nursery and Forever Green Lawn Care will host Arbor Day acti…

March 25, 2014 4:30 pm

Registration underway for summer volleyball in St. John

ST. JOHN | The St. John Parks and Recreation Department announced registration for co-ed summer volleyball.

March 25, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: E-911 holdouts, answer call to action

The deadline for accomplishing E-911 consolidation in Lake County is just nine months away, yet four communities are still dragging their feet.

March 25, 2014 12:00 am

Chesterton man's trial delayed in fatal DUI case

CROWN POINT | A judge on Monday postponed a jury trial for a Chesterton man accused of driving drunk and killing a St. John woman in September 2012.

March 24, 2014 8:04 pm

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

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Lake Central focuses on improving student test scores

ST. JOHN | When it comes to ISTEP+ testing of its students, the Lake Central School Corp. wants A’s not B’s.

March 23, 2014 7:05 pm

St. John family seeks signatures for son's health

St. John family seeks signatures for son's health

If nearly 270,000 Americans can support an effort to deport Justin Bieber, surely a fraction can sign a petition to help sick boys.

March 23, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Lake Central grad making second tourney trip with Albany

Lake Central grad making second tourney trip with Albany

Kelly Komara knows the player's perspective of the NCAA tournament.

March 22, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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New officers welcome guests to historical society meeting

ST. JOHN | The St. John Historical Society will hold its next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the conference room of the St. John branch of th…

March 21, 2014 12:00 am

Region native appears with Jimmy Fallon tonight

Region native appears with Jimmy Fallon tonight

HAMMOND | Region native Crystal Taliefero appears tonight with her boss/mentor Billy Joel on "The Tonight Show" starring Jimmy Fallon.

March 20, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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Illiana Christian to vote Monday on move from Lansing to Indiana

A decision on whether or not to relocate from Lansing to Indiana will be put to voters by the Illiana Christian School Board on Monday, accord…

March 19, 2014 12:15 pm

Contestant hopes to hone leadership skills to win presidency

Contestant hopes to hone leadership skills to win presidency

Lauren Lanham, 18, polished her interview and public speaking skills recently as a contestant in the Indiana Distinguished Young Woman (former…

March 19, 2014 12:00 am

No vote yet by St. John officials on donation to South Shore extension

ST. JOHN | The St. John Town Council came away with no decision after hearing a pitch for support of a proposed South Shore rail line extensio…

March 18, 2014 7:15 pm

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


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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