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June 08, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: 'No grades' policy makes no sense

The United States is a nation built on competition. Americans compete for jobs — both to gain them and, because of local or global competition, to keep those jobs. They need to develop that competitive spirit while they are young.

July 09, 2012 12:00 am

E.C. teachers stunned by longer days, calendar

EAST CHICAGO | Days before school is scheduled to start in East Chicago, teachers said they did not know what time to report.

August 09, 2011 9:15 pm

Least intervention urged at E.C. Central

EAST CHICAGO | In the eight months that he's been mayor, Anthony Copeland said he's heard more complaints about the school system than he has about the city's $15 million deficit.

June 27, 2011 9:37 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Get involved in school improvement effort

GUEST COMMENTARY: Get involved in school improvement effort

Preparing children for college and careers is essential for every community's future. Unfortunately, 18 schools, including five in Lake County, have been identified as underperforming schools. Heading into their sixth consecutive year of academic probation, these schools now face state inter…

June 13, 2011 12:00 am
Mayor Copeland, Fr. Semancik kick off summer with blessing of water

Mayor Copeland, Fr. Semancik kick off summer with blessing of water

EAST CHICAGO | The City of East Chicago kicked off the summer season on Memorial Day with their Annual "Blessing of the Water" at the East Chicago Marina.

June 03, 2011 11:57 am

Missing student laptops spur investigation in E.C.

EAST CHICAGO | School City of East Chicago officials and police are investigating additional reports of stolen or missing laptops.

May 30, 2011 3:15 pm

State checks on struggling Lake County schools

Representatives from the Indiana Department of Education and members of the Cambridge quality review team are in Northwest Indiana this week reviewing schools on probation.

May 17, 2011 7:00 pm

IDOE schedules community hearings for schools on probation

As the 2010-11 school year winds down, the Indiana Department of Education will move closer to a recommendation to its board regarding 18 schools that are on probation and in danger of being taken over by the state.

May 11, 2011 3:16 pm

East Chicago students report stolen MacBooks

EAST CHICAGO | Several student Apple MacBooks have been lost or stolen after the School City of East Chicago invested millions to purchase them.

April 26, 2011 9:00 pm
Public questions E.C. schools management, upper-level salaries

Public questions E.C. schools management, upper-level salaries

EAST CHICAGO | In late 2007, the School City of East Chicago couldn't make payroll, postponing the Dec. 28 payroll by a week.

April 16, 2011 11:30 pm

E.C. School Board reinstates Franklin teacher, doesn't act on Central principal

EAST CHICAGO | A nearly packed cafeteria of community residents, teachers and others applauded Tuesday when the East Chicago School Board voted to accept the superintendent's recommendation to retain teacher Theodis Brown.

March 22, 2011 10:00 pm

E.C. superintendent under fire

EAST CHICAGO | There was a community uprising Tuesday night at the School City of East Chicago board meeting.

March 08, 2011 11:00 pm

Dozens of E.C. Central seniors protest extended year, later graduation date

EAST CHICAGO | About 50 E.C. Central seniors walked out of school shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday in protest of an extended school year and a later graduation date.

March 03, 2011 12:00 am
Lake County schools on probation strive to meet benchmarks

Lake County schools on probation strive to meet benchmarks

It's the 10th week of school for most districts in Northwest Indiana, and turnaround plans for failing schools in Lake County are being implemented.

October 26, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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E.C. group awards two $500 scholarships

E.C. group awards two $500 scholarships

EAST CHICAGO | The Concerned Calumet Citizens Committee of East Chicago hosted its 16th annual Calumet Day recently and awarded two Central High School graduates with college scholarships.

September 14, 2010 12:00 am
E.C. group awards two $500 scholarships

E.C. group awards two $500 scholarships

The Concerned Calumet Citizens Committee celebrated Calumet Day recently in East Chicago and awarded two college scholarships to Central High School graduates. In the back row are Anthony Coleman and Randy Artis, president of the Concerned Calumet Citizens Committee. In front, from left, are…

September 13, 2010 10:45 am
Video - Cardinal Sailing

Video - Cardinal Sailing

East Chicago Central High School students earn school credit by sailing Lake Michigan

July 30, 2009 8:25 pm
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