BP officials have notified the state of Indiana that more than 500 pounds of sulfur dioxide were released into the air following an explosion at its Whiting Refinery.
Hobart got its first garbage truck powered by compressed natural gas, thanks to a series of grants. This is a smart switch.
Northwest Indiana's union construction industry has nearly 15 times fewer accidents than the national rate, a new study found.
Lake Michigan both defines and sustains us. It was formed by glaciers moving more than 1 million years ago across the Midwest, carving vast gauges in their paths. The massive trenches eventually filled will water from the melted glaciers.
Flaring erupted from the BP Whiting flare stacks for about 10 minutes Thursday morning.
Motorists fill up at the BP in Merrillville on Tuesday, with gas prices expected to be at their highest for an Independence Day holiday weekend since 2008, according to the American Automobile Association.
Motorists crowd to the pumps Tuesday at the BP station in Merrillville, with gas prices expected to be at their highest for an Independence Day holiday weekend since 2008, according to the American Automobile Association.
Motorists fill up Tuesday at the BP station in Merrillville, with gas prices expected to be at their highest for an Independence Day holiday weekend since 2008, according to the American Automobile Association.
The Inclusion Initiative: The Times Media Company's 7th Annual Diversity Job Fair and Business Symposium
The Times Media Company’s annual Diversity Job Fair and Business Symposium celebrates its seventh year of highlighting diversity awareness and the network of resources available in the Calumet and Northwest Indiana region. The event this year takes place at Avalon Manor in Merrillville on June 25.
Generations of Northwest Indiana families built their lives around the many jobs that major industries brought to this area more than 100 years ago. The adjacency to the Great Lakes created a transportation hub not only at manufacturing centers in Hammond, East Chicago and Portage, but also …
U.S. Steel facility in Portage.
BP Whiting Refinery Firefighter/Engineer Sharon Warnecke at the station on the grounds of the refinery in Whiting. Industry recruitment focuses on women to diversify its workforce.
The Northwest Indiana branch of a multinational crane company earned international recognition after a strong year that included a first-of-its-kind project at the BP Whiting Refinery.
EAST CHICAGO | Marktown residents raised their voices and signs in protest Monday as a hotel that for decades housed new workers in surrounding industries fell to the wrecking ball.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County Sheriff's Department's Marine Unit is now operating its boat with 96 percent fewer emissions thanks to local and state grant funds.
BP's first quarter profits fell in the first quarter, but the energy company is ramping up production at its Whiting refinery and does not expect significant fallout from its recent oil spill into Lake Michigan.
The U.S. Coast Guard has completed its investigation into the BP Whiting Refinery oil spill in Lake Michigan and forwarded its findings to a hearing officer in Washington, D.C.
EAST CHICAGO | Ten houses in the Marktown neighborhood that were sold to BP are scheduled for demolition May 5, renewing residents' concerns about preserving the history of their homes.
WHITING | Production units were shut down and non-essential employees were evacuated from the BP Whiting Refinery on Thursday.
WHITING | The BP Whiting oil spill of March 24 has been declared cleaned up.
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