RSSWinfield News

Winfield pays bill for 109th Avenue repaving project

WINFIELD | The town paid the nearly $1 million bill Tuesday for repaving 109th Avenue.

October 28, 2014 9:05 pm

Tri Town Safety Village hosts scores of kids at Halloween haunt

Tri Town Safety Village hosts scores of kids at Halloween haunt

SCHERERVILLE | More than 1,000 ghosts, goblins, witches and superheroes visited Tri Town Safety Village Saturday as community leaders, busines…

October 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

Photos

Tri Town Safety Village hosts scores of kids at Halloween haunt

Tri Town Safety Village hosts scores of kids at Halloween haunt

SCHERERVILLE | More than 1,000 ghosts, goblins, witches and superheroes visited Tri Town Safety Village Saturday as community leaders, busines…

October 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

Photos

Five region House races drawing last-minute donations

INDIANAPOLIS | Big money is pouring into Northwest Indiana's competitive state House races as Democrats and Republicans ready their final pitc…

October 25, 2014 9:00 pm

Home team claims title

Home team claims title

October 24, 2014 12:00 am

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

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

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

Work wraps up on 109th Avenue project; all lanes reopen

WINFIELD | Work was all but completed Thursday on 109th Avenue, and it has reopened to normal traffic, officials said.

October 02, 2014 6:00 pm

Winfield unveils first police vehicle

WINFIELD | Winfield debuted its first town police vehicle this week: a black 2015 Ford Explorer.

September 23, 2014 9:39 pm

Educators invited to Financial Literacy Fair

MERRILLVILLE | All educators in areas where Centier Bank has a presence are invited to attend the ninth annual Financial Literacy Fair for Edu…

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

10-day resurfacing project kicks off on 109th Avenue in Winfield

WINFIELD | Signs posted along 109th Avenue last week flashed reminders to motorists of road construction set to start today.

September 21, 2014 11:15 pm

Water treatment bills to get new look, more online options in Winfield

WINFIELD | New town software is set to give water treatment bills a new look and add online billing services, Winfield officials said.

September 20, 2014 5:36 pm

Top Green Leaf 4-H Garden Award is new to fair

Top Green Leaf 4-H Garden Award is new to fair

CROWN POINT | Katelynn Neal, of Winfield, has been named the Lake County Fair’s Top Green Leaf 4-H Garden Award Winner.

September 19, 2014 12:00 am

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

Repairs to 109th Avenue begin Sept. 22

WINFIELD | Road work is set to begin Sept. 22 on a project to resurface nearly four miles of 109th Avenue in Winfield town limits.

September 14, 2014 12:00 am

Town marshal starts on the job in Winfield

Town marshal starts on the job in Winfield

WINFIELD | Veteran police officer Daniel Ball's latest law enforcement role was an opportunity he couldn't pass up.

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

Work on 109th Avenue expected to start in less than two weeks

WINFIELD | Work is expected to start in less than two weeks on the ambitious 109th Avenue improvement project.

September 09, 2014 9:00 pm

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

County officials award Willowdale sewer contract

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials on Tuesday awarded the first of three contracts to link 54 homes outside of city limits into the municipal…

September 02, 2014 6:15 pm

Director who oversaw move to new library to retire after 14 years as director

Director who oversaw move to new library to retire after 14 years as director

CROWN POINT | Lynn Frank will retire this month after 14 years as Crown Point Community Library director.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

CPHS students and grads play big role at national convention

CPHS students and grads play big role at national convention

CROWN POINT | Thirty Crown Point High School students, three Senior Classical League college students and CPHS alumni, and two sponsors joined…

August 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Ball hired as Winfield's first marshal

WINFIELD | The Town Council on Tuesday hired Daniel Ball, a former Munster and current Kouts police officer, as the town’s first marshal, conc…

August 26, 2014 8:31 pm

Winfield finalizes plans for 109th Avenue repaving project

WINFIELD | Plans are being finalized for a major resurfacing project set to start soon on 109th Avenue.

August 22, 2014 10:45 am

Talent sought for chorus and youth orchestra auditions

MUNSTER | Talented vocalists and young musicians are welcome at upcoming auditions for the Northwest Indiana Symphony Chorus and Northwest Ind…

August 21, 2014 12:00 am

State Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh holds 'office hours' in region Aug. 29

State Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh holds 'office hours' in region Aug. 29

INDIANAPOLIS | State Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh, D-Crown Point, will hold "office hours" at three Lake County locations Aug. 29 to assist constit…

August 20, 2014 3:09 pm

Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

CROWN POINT | Award-winning author Ben H. Winters will visit the Crown Point Community Library for a 6 p.m. Thursday discussion of the third b…

August 20, 2014 12:00 am

Winfield narrows hiring list to two for town marshal job

WINFIELD | Winfield officials said they expect to have a first-ever marshal to perform municipal police duties hired by the end of the month.

August 17, 2014 7:00 pm

Get a taste of what's in your own backyard at “Theatrepalooza”

MERRILLVILLE | Are you ready to be entertained? Do you need a good laugh or a moment to ponder?

August 15, 2014 12:00 am

Despite objections, Winfield planners OK Wynbrook plat

WINFIELD | The Plan Commission on Thursday gave primary plat approval to the second phase of Wynbrook subdivision, despite the objection of 17…

August 14, 2014 10:00 pm

Two bidders vie for 109th Avenue repaving project in Winfield

WINFIELD | Two bidders came within about $1,500 of each other for a nearly $1 million contract to repave 109th Avenue in Winfield.

August 12, 2014 7:59 pm

Formal protest filed against Wynbrook subdivision plan

WINFIELD | Wynbrook subdivision homeowners are objecting to the proposed second phase of residences in the subdivision.

August 12, 2014 5:20 pm

Meals on Wheels schedules training for new volunteers

MERRILLVILLE | Meals on Wheels invites interested volunteers candidates to attend a Volunteer Orientation and Training Session at the Meals on…

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

Winfield looks to make commerical strip more connected, accessible

WINFIELD | Incorporated just 21 years ago, Winfield can't boast century-old buildings or a picture postcard downtown.

August 09, 2014 5:51 pm

PUC hosts Stand Down for veterans and their families

GARY | Purdue University Calumet will host its third annual Stand Down from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Indiana National Guard Limited A…

August 07, 2014 12:00 am

Chairman's Award presented to longtime board member

Chairman's Award presented to longtime board member

CROWN POINT | John Barney, ex-officio member of the Executive Committee, received the first-ever Chairman’s Award when the Crown Point Communi…

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Workers using torch to kill weeds set Winfield hardware store ablaze

Workers using torch to kill weeds set Winfield hardware store ablaze

WINFIELD | Customers and employees briefly were evacuated Monday when the Winfield Ace Hardware store at 11702 Randolph was damaged by fire.

July 28, 2014 12:23 pm Photos

Photos

Winfield town marshal job draws nearly 50 applicants

WINFIELD | Town officials said they are narrowing a field of applicants for the newly created marshal position after receiving nearly 50 resumes.

July 27, 2014 6:35 pm

Winfield prepares to repave nearly four miles of 109th Avenue

WINFIELD | Winfield is preparing to repave its busiest road and main artery leading to Interstate 65 and Crown Point.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

The Week Ahead - Lake County

WEDNESDAY

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Festival offers picnicking, swimming and music

CROWN POINT | Hundreds of young people from across Indiana are providing community service to Northwest Indiana agencies and residents through…

July 24, 2014 12:00 am

Winfield farmer's field is high, but not dry

Winfield farmer's field is high, but not dry

WINFIELD | A Winfield Township man wants Lake County officials to stop his farm from becoming a retention pond for nearby suburbs.

July 21, 2014 6:00 am

The Week Ahead - Lake County

MONDAY

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Meals on Wheels of NWI volunteer treated to lunch and awards

Meals on Wheels of NWI volunteer treated to lunch and awards

HOBART | Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana honored its volunteers this spring at a Volunteer Recognition Luncheon for the good work they do…

July 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Winfield hopes to hire marshal in August

WINFIELD | The town began planning to hire its one-person police department in February, but didn't start seeking applications until last mont…

July 12, 2014 6:20 pm

Spend this summer at the Lake County parks

Spend summer with the Lake County Parks and Recreation Department. There are plenty of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am

Foundation partners with high school clubs to support charities

Foundation partners with high school clubs to support charities

CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School students and faculty members partnered with the Crown Point Community Foundation for the second straight…

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

Plan to improve 109th Avenue nearing completion

WINFIELD | It has taken more than 2.5 years, but the communities along 109th Avenue should soon learn what needs to be done to make the road a…

July 04, 2014 10:00 pm

Adult learners can apply for several scholarships

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation will begin accepting online scholarship applications Tuesday for the Women’s Giving Circle …

June 26, 2014 12:00 am
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Do you support a 10-cent tax increase for Lan-Oak Park District?

View Results