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Gaming study may be last chance to save casino industry

Gaming study may be last chance to save casino industry

INDIANAPOLIS | The fate of Indiana's gaming industry and the 14,000 Hoosiers it employs may hinge on decisions made this summer by a small group of state lawmakers.

July 19, 2014 7:00 pm Related

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March 16, 2014 12:00 am
E.C. mayor urges $22M in infrastructure investment

E.C. mayor urges $22M in infrastructure investment

EAST CHICAGO | Mayor Anthony Copeland announced 10 infrastructure projects — representing an urban investment of $22 million — at a gathering Wednesday of region economic leaders.

February 26, 2014 7:58 pm Photos

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February 16, 2014 12:00 am
Casinos decline, remain a winning hand for local governments

Casinos decline, remain a winning hand for local governments

Lake County government bodies have walked away from the tables with $1.1 billion since the county's four casinos opened 17 years ago.

December 21, 2013 11:50 pm Related

A Pink Tie Affair funds cancer research and awareness

EAST CHICAGO | Laini Fluellen Charities, in partnership with Ameristar Casino and St. Catherine Hospital, will host A Pink Tie Affair at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Ameristar Casino.

September 21, 2013 5:45 pm

Settlement on All Property Tax Appeals Reached With Ameristar Casino

EAST CHICAGO | The Lake County Assessor and the City of East Chicago, along with its Redevelopment Board of Commissioners have reached a settlement with Ameristar Casino East Chicago to resolve all pending property tax appeals and to set an assessed value for Ameristar’s real property throug…

August 29, 2013 3:27 pm

EDITORIAL: Get moving on new Cline bridge

Now that property for the Cline Avenue bridge has been turned over to the private developer building a toll bridge where a free bridge once stood, move swiftly to build the new bridge.

July 03, 2013 12:00 am

Gaming commission approves E.C. casino aquisition

EAST CHICAGO | The Indiana Gaming Commission on Thursday approved Pinnacle Entertainment's acquisition of Ameristar Casino in East Chicago.

June 27, 2013 9:15 pm

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February 17, 2013 12:05 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Foundations investing in East Chicago's future

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Foundations investing in East Chicago's future

The Foundations of East Chicago plan to do more than give.

December 02, 2012 12:00 am
ArcelorMittal USA chief upbeat on U.S. economy 'fundamentals'

ArcelorMittal USA chief upbeat on U.S. economy 'fundamentals'

EAST CHICAGO | The manufacturing sector helped lead the nation's economic recovery in the last few years, but now it may be up to the housing market and consumers to do the heavy lifting, ArcelorMittal USA CEO Mike Rippey said Thursday.

November 29, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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November 25, 2012 12:05 am
Ameristar feeds hundreds in East Chicago

Ameristar feeds hundreds in East Chicago

Ameristar Casino's annual holiday dinner brought some cheer to hundreds in East Chicago.

November 20, 2012 2:47 pm

EDITORIAL: Toll bridge will be better than no bridge

The toll bridge to be built at Cline Avenue isn't as good as a free bridge, but at least it's going to be built, assuming the financing is all in order.

September 16, 2012 12:00 am
Quinn vetoes casinos for Chicago, south suburbs

Quinn vetoes casinos for Chicago, south suburbs

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday vetoed legislation permitting new casinos in Chicago and the south suburbs that would have directly competed with Northwest Indiana's five lakefront casinos.

August 28, 2012 11:35 am

Quinn receives casino legislation, has 60 days to act

The fate of proposed casinos for Chicago and the south suburbs, and their potential to drain gamblers and local tax revenue away from Northwest Indiana, rests in the hands of Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn.

July 02, 2012 9:45 pm

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May 20, 2012 12:00 am
EDITORIAL: Finally, a pact for a new bridge

EDITORIAL: Finally, a pact for a new bridge

Finally, two and a half years after the Cline Avenue Bridge was deemed unsafe and shut down, an agreement has been reached on a replacement.

May 18, 2012 12:00 am
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