DYER | With its funding drastically slashed, South Lake County Community Services has come to Dyer asking for help.
I'm a North Hammond resident. I have been all my life, and I'm honored to call myself "a region rat."
In response to the article about the bus service working, it is not painting a complete picture for readers to study.
I naively assume that people running a bus company have some knowledge of business. We have beautiful but empty buses leaving thousands stranded on June 30.
CROWN POINT | Lake County bus agencies planning an express route to the county government center to collect new taxpayer subsidies are likely to meet a veto roadblock.
ROSS TOWNSHIP | South Lake County Community Services wants residents to voice their thoughts about the downsizing of bus service in Merrillville and Ross Township
I read your editorial about the possibility of a bus service meltdown in Northwest Indiana. I totally agree with your comments on finding a funding solution for bus service in Northwest Indiana, but as usual the Times gives the false impression that the Regional Bus Authority is the only bus…
Do you know someone in Northwest Indiana who has demonstrated excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession, provided valuable service by contributing time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community and assisted women in reaching their full …
ROSS TOWNSHIP | Ross Township senior citizens and disabled residents can receive transportation to medical appointments, pharmacies and other locations through the Ross Township trustee's office.
Passengers wait in line to get on a blue line bus in August at the Dan Rabin Plaza in Hammond. A bill in the Indiana General Assembly to replace the Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority with a bus commission, House Bill 1366, passed the House but never came to a vote in the Senate.
There's a good deal of talk these days about improving the local transportation system. It might be useful, therefore, to review how the local system that served the Calumet Region for so long so well developed.
MERRILLVILLE | The Ross Township bus service recently received a $1,500 donation from the Merrillville chapter of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association.
Passengers wait in line to get on a blue line bus at the Dan Rabin Plaza in Hammond. The Northwest Lake County Transit Services buses are emblazoned with the easygo label of the Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority.
"I can breathe!" bus driver Sabrina Lee, of Gary, shouts during a break Monday in the Walmart parking lot in Hammond. The Gary woman pilots a bus for Lake County Transit Services, which replaced Hammond Transit. It launched new and expanded routes Monday that now take riders to the Lake Coun…
Lamar Jones, right, 30, of Hammond, takes the bus to get from work to physical therapy, Monday in Munster. A new bus route crafted by the Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority drops Jones off right in front of his appointment, whereas before he had to walk at least a mile, depending on th…
Passengers wait in line to get on a blue line bus at the Dan Rabin Plaza in Hammond. The Northwest Lake County Transit Services buses are emblazoned with the EasyGo label of the Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority.
"I can breathe!" shouts bus driver Sabrina Lee, right, of Gary during the ten minute break the new expanded bus service offers her and her colleague Theresa King, left, during a stop in the Wal-Mart parking lot in Hammond, IN, Monday, August 7, 2010. The Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Author…
A bus stops to unload and pick up passengers at the Dan Rabin Plaza in Hammond, IN, Monday, August 2, 2010. The Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority expanded its bus service effective Monday to as far as the government center in Crown Point, IN.
Anthony Davis of Hammond, IN, waits for a bus to arrive while viewing a new schedule at the Rabin Travel Plaza Monday, August 2, 2010 in Hammond, IN. The Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority expanded its bus service effective Monday to as far as the government center in Crown Point, IN.
Daryll Young, of Calumet City, leaves the Dan Rabin Transit Plaza on a new Red Line route in Hammond. The Northwest Indiana Regional Bus Authority expanded its bus service Monday and now offers a route to the Hegewisch neighborhood on Chicago's Southeast Side.
Follow The Times
Drive away in the perfect car in 4 easy steps:
Berey Bros. can bring the shoe store to you! Our "Shoemobile" …
The Bad News, You Need A Crown. The Good News, We Can Do It In One Appointment. Call Dr. Jeffrey Bona @ 219-322-7670 Today
We are Schererville's Same Day Crown Experts
The NWI Times undercover shopper reports on local gold buying …
$1 Down & $1 a Month on all new KIA'S in stock.
Should Winfield hire a town marshal and deputies?