Regionalism has been the buzzword in Northwest Indiana for a good while now.
EAST CHICAGO | A change in the city's recycling program was among topics covered at a special town hall-style forum this week.
EAST CHICAGO | East Chicago students returned Monday morning to Roxana Marsh to see the transformation of the property they helped revitalize two years ago.
EAST CHICAGO | Nine new police officers were hired Thursday, Police Chief Mark Becker said.
EAST CHICAGO | City officials, U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Wednesday marked the end of construction for East Chicago's pipe lining project.
EAST CHICAGO | Mayor Anthony Copeland has kicked off a series of Town Hall forums to discuss upcoming projects and listen to residents' concerns.
Abandoned, derelict buildings stand in the way of progress in cities and towns across the state, but Gary has far more than its fair share.
EAST CHICAGO | A small crowd honored East Chicago's fallen officers Wednesday and reflected on the dangers police face every day.
EAST CHICAGO | A massive $68.5 million project will transform the vacant, debris-littered Union Tank Car Co. site in East Chicago into a major business park with more than 1 million square feet of space.
Harvard University students Susan Nguyen, left, and Tom Skwierawski, right, and their professor, Richard Peiser, research East Chicago's history.
EAST CHICAGO | Ten graduate students from Harvard University will devote their semester to designing development plans for the downtown Indiana Harbor neighborhood of East Chicago.
Harvard University student Susan Nguyen, left, and professor Richard Peiser look through an old map book Friday at the East Chicago mayor's office.
Harvard University student Wei Li photographs a page from an old East Chicago map book.
EAST CHICAGO | Ten graduate students from Harvard University will visit East Chicago beginning today to conduct a field study on economic development areas within the city.
EAST CHICAGO | Mayor Anthony Copeland announced 10 infrastructure projects — representing an urban investment of $22 million — at a gathering Wednesday of region economic leaders.
EAST CHICAGO | East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland will address the Lakeshore Chamber’s general membership luncheon Wednesday. Copeland will discuss “East Chicago-2014." Networking will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch, presentation and a question-and-answer session between noon and 1 p.m.
CROWN POINT | A Lake Superior Civil Court judge is considering whether to award $1.5 million in damages to an East Chicago restaurateur claiming to be a victim of political harassment.
EAST CHICAGO | The odds are good that casino cash is comping part of the municipal services most East Chicago residents rely on.
Lake County government bodies have walked away from the tables with $1.1 billion since the county's four casinos opened 17 years ago.
Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann discussed abandoned housing during her visit to Northwest Indiana last week. It's a statewide problem, even in rural areas, but it's acute in cities such as East Chicago and Gary.
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