Who should be in charge? Governments or private entities? If government, should it be the feds, states, or locals? What level of government, if any, should control transportation, education, health care, libraries, and almost anything else you can imagine?
HAMMOND │ Local residents who rely on public transportation and hope to attend the 2014 South Shore Air Show at Fair Oaks Farms may get to do so.
OLYMPIA FIELDS │ James Hrabak, chief investment officer for MB Financial Bank’s Wealth Management Group, said the recent winter weather has been a detriment to growth in the last quarter but there is a lot of pent-up demand.
WASHINGTON | The data breach at Target Corp. that exposed millions of credit card numbers has focused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws and renewed a push for a single national standard.
NEW YORK | Shaped like a lopsided headband, Google Glass is an unassuming piece of technology when you're holding it in your hands. You feel as if you can almost break it, testing its flexibility. Putting it on, though, is another story.
The price of oil edged slightly higher on Friday but remained less than $100 a barrel as traders weighed whether an apparent pickup in the U.S. economy could spur enough demand to offset a slowdown in China.
WASHINGTON | The prices companies receive for their goods and services fell slightly in February, the latest sign that inflation is tame.
Marian initiative to target brain drain
Despite the blisteringly cold weather throughout much of the country, two of America’s favorite hot drinks aren’t seeing price increases. Cocoa and coffee prices both fell hard this week, primarily due to healthy harvests in tropical countries.
NEW YORK | The Dow Jones industrial average rose to another all-time high on Wall Street Monday.
WASHINGTON | Five years after a global financial crisis erupted, the world's biggest economies still need to be propped up.
PORTAGE | Indiana Chamber of Commerce Kevin Brinegar will make a presentation on key topics from taxes and environmental policy to local government reform and economic development at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Northwest Indiana Forum offices.
It’s coming, not tomorrow, but soon. You and I will be asked by our federal and state representatives how the nation and Indiana should pay for the roads we drive.
The Eldercare Locator, www.eldercare.gov, is a website designed to offer information to seniors, their families, and the caregivers of older adults.
Investor pumping millions into blighted Indy properties
WASHINGTON | After a 2 ½ -week delay, the government on Tuesday will issue the September employment report, providing a snapshot of the job market's health before the 16-day partial government shutdown.
One of the authors of an annual manufacturing study says this year's results show "the bad old days of cost-cutting are behind us." Associate professor at Indiana University's Kelley School of Business Mark Frohlich says companies are demonstrating a "strong emphasis" on investing for growth…
Stonegate Mortgage IPO brings in $114M
So what happens if they close the government and nobody notices? Life goes on and we are vibrantly reminded the Federal government is actually not a proxy for our American society, but rather just an expensive provider of limited civil services?
Business index remains low
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