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DOUG ROSS: Sending signals to the light of her life

DOUG ROSS: Sending signals to the light of her life

Mandy Courter and about 15 of her friends and family went to the beach in Beverly Shores last weekend to lift her spirits. Or rather, they wen…

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Today In History: July 27, 1914

Hobart Township is to be divided and its entire northern portion is to be annexed to Calumet township. The annexation will include the 8 squar…

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Today In History: July 27, 1914

Hobart Township is to be divided and its entire northern portion is to be annexed to Calumet township. The annexation will include the 8 squar…

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A stroll down memory lane

A stroll down memory lane

This is from an Inland Steel Christmas party at Washington High School. Share your memories of company Christmas parties on the NWI Opinion pa…

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Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

"I know not how to aid you, save in the assurance of one of mature age, and much severe experience, that you cannot fail, if you resolutely de…

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Was your family affected by World War I?

Was your family affected by World War I?

The recent 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand, which prompted the start of World War I, is an occasion to reflect on…

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Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

"He who does something at the head of one regiment, will eclipse him who does nothing at the head of a hundred." - Abraham Lincoln, Dec. 31, 1861

July 25, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 25, 1914

Members of the Grand Lodge, I.O.O.F., members and guests are in East Chicago to participate in the big field day and picnic which takes place …

July 25, 2014 12:00 am

Was your family affected by World War I?

Was your family affected by World War I?

The recent 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand, which prompted the start of World War I, is an occasion to reflect on…

July 25, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

"The leading rule for the lawyer, as for the man of every other calling, is diligence. Leave nothing for tomorrow which can be done today."

July 24, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 24, 1914

The Calumet Business College Association of Gary has acquired the Chicago Business College of Hammond. The is the second institution purchased…

July 24, 2014 12:00 am

Was your family affected by World War I?

Was your family affected by World War I?

The recent 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand, which prompted the start of World War I, is an occasion to reflect on…

July 24, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

"I leave you, hoping that the lamp of liberty will burn in your bosoms until there shall no longer be a doubt that all men are created free an…

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Was your family affected by World War I?

Was your family affected by World War I?

The recent 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, which prompted the start of World War I, is an occasion to refl…

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 23, 1914

Gov. Samuel M. Ralston made public a letter he had written to state Sen. Frank N. Gavit of Lake County, in which he comments caustically on th…

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 22, 1914

Miller authorities appointed a special constable who will enforce regulations on girls' beach attire. Fair bathers in one-piece suits will be …

July 22, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

"The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise — with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew, and act anew." -…

July 22, 2014 12:00 am

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July 21, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 21, 1914

The Gary and Southern traction line streetcar bumped into its first accident yesterday when the Gary-bound car crashed into an automobile load…

July 21, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said:

Abraham Lincoln said:

Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important …

July 21, 2014 12:00 am

Was your family affected by World War I?

Was your family affected by World War I?

The recent 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand, which prompted the start of World War I, is an occasion to reflect on…

July 21, 2014 12:00 am

Area churches change with times in quest for new members

Area churches change with times in quest for new members

It's not exactly a holy war, but churches have been forced to develop a new battle plan to recapture people's interest from the myriad other o…

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Young writers wanted

The Times of Northwest Indiana is looking for area high school and college students interested in writing op-ed columns to join our Young Voic…

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

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July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 20, 1914

The body of 9-year-old Catherine Winters was exhumed from the potter's field in Urbana, Ill. Two detectives told the sheriff they were trying …

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said:

Abraham Lincoln said:

The legitimate object of government, is to do for a community of people whatever they need to have done, but cannot do, at all, or cannot, so …

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

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Today In History: July 18, 1914

Hammond, Gary, Indiana Harbor, East Chicago, Whiting and Hegewisch are beginning to feel a noticeable upturn in business at their railroad yar…

July 18, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said:

Abraham Lincoln said:

Let us then turn this government back into the channel in which the framers of the Constitution originally placed it.

July 18, 2014 12:00 am

Was your family affected by World War I?

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July 17, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 17, 1914

Crown Point shorthand expert Maurice McKenzie was elected president of the Indiana Shorthand Reporters Association yesterday in Indianapolis.

July 17, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

“It is a quality of revolutions not to go by old lines or old laws, but to break up both, and make new ones.”

July 17, 2014 12:00 am

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July 16, 2014 12:00 am

Today In History: July 16, 1914

Standard Steel Car Co., of Hammond, which had been running slack for several months, is slowly regaining its old stride.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

“In this troublesome world, we are never quite satisfied.”

July 16, 2014 12:00 am

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July 15, 2014 12:00 am

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Today In History: July 15, 1914

Miss Nellie Carlin, the public guardian of Cook County, has announced her candidacy for municipal judge for Chicago.

July 15, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

“I have always thought the act of secession is legally nothing, and needs no repealing.”

July 15, 2014 12:00 am

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July 14, 2014 12:00 am

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Today In History: July 14, 1914

The remains of Thomas A. Shea, superintendent of Simplex Railway Appliance Co. and one of Hammond's leading citizens whose death occurred in R…

July 14, 2014 12:00 am

Abraham Lincoln said

Abraham Lincoln said

“It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself…”

July 14, 2014 12:00 am

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