1st Source Bank was founded in 1863 when the Civil War was raging.
Steel giant ArcelorMittal already makes an estimated 40 percent of the steel that is used by U.S. automakers, and will soon take over a plant that was designed to supply the growing number of auto factories in the south.
Short span bridges traditionally are cast in concrete -- and plastic usually forms the fuel tanks in a car's undercarriage.
A Calumet City-based company has added two production lines to its North Carolina plant, in order to ramp up the manufacture of more sophisticated products, such as antibacterial plastic treatments and microscopic anti-counterfeiting markers.
ArcelorMittal has partnered with two other companies to buy a steel finishing facility in Alabama for nearly $1.6 billion.
First Midwest Bancorp, the holding company of First Midwest Bank, has announced a dividend of 7 cents per share for the third quarter.
The lunch meat industry is starting to cluster in Munster, after a second cold cut company is moving an operation from Illinois to the town.
More than 30 workers will lose their jobs after a steel service center closes.
Indiana's jobless rate plunged to a five-year low of 7.5 percent last month, and dipped to 8.3 percent in the Gary metropolitan area.
MERRILLVILLE | About 30 hard hat-clad work crews have been mucking through mud throughout Northwest Indiana over the past few months while installing a $1.5 billion pipeline that will carry crude oil from Canada and the Dakotas to Midwestern refineries, including the BP facility in Whiting.
A state-sponsored entrepreneurial initiative is touting a $33.2 million economic impact in Northwest Indiana.
Shipments rose 16 percent at the Port of Indiana Burn Harbor in October, the sixth straight month tonnage has increased.
SCHERERVILLE | Northwest Indiana's economy should continue down a path of slow growth next year, when the state's unemployment rate is project to shrink to 6.5 percent.
A Gary-based energy company has bought a power plant in New York.
Attorneys and members of the general public who are taking care of someone with special needs can learn more about special needs trusts at an upcoming pair of seminars being put on by Centier Bank.
A Muncie-based bank has completed its $140 million acquisition of Citizens Financial Bank, which has been making loans and taking deposits in Northwest Indiana since 1934.
MICHIGAN CITY | Horizon Bancorp, the parent company of Michigan City-based Horizon Bank, will grow its footprint in Michigan after buying the smaller Summit Community Bank through a stock and cash merger.
The Urban League of NWI Young Professionals is offering people a crash course in how to sell an idea, a business or themselves in 30 seconds.
MERRILLVILLE | More and more people are using single-load detergent packets when washing their dishes or doing their laundry -- instead of measuring out the cleaning agent and maybe spilling some in the process.
Ready-mix concrete maker Ozinga Bros. has been saving a significant amount of money by fueling its distinctive candy-striped trucks with natural gas, and is making the alternative fuel more accessible to the general public.
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