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  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER — The Parks and Recreation Department is continuing to update its plans for the town's parks as it enters the new year.

WINFIELD | Having saved about $350,000 to develop the town's first major park, the council on Tuesday is expected to order its engineering con…

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  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER | The lengthy deliberation over the location of a new Fire Department substation appears to be nearing its conclusion.

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Affordability, prosperity and growth, quality education, a low crime rate and family friendliness are just a few of the reasons Dyer was honor…

  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER | The Dyer Park Board will decide on the order of its priorities for Central Park in coming weeks, so that its landscape architect and en…

  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwil.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER | A developer of memory care facilities took the first step to construct a 68-bed building on Calumet Avenue with a favorable response to…

  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER | Central Park not only occupies a central place in the town's geography, but also in its planning for the future.

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The recently approved updated $30 million Central Park master plan includes a Veteran’s Memorial, amphitheater, water playground and community center.

  • Bob Kasarda bob.kasarda@nwi.com, (219) 548-4345

VALPARAISO | A 42-year-old Lake Station man, charged with molesting a young girl, accused her of lying and others of putting the allegations i…

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  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com

DYER | The Redevelopment Commission's recommendations for the proceeds of an expected $4 million bond issue focus on two key projects, the nee…

Growth and expansion are two goals Portage Parks Department Superintendent Jenny Orsburn has for the city's parks. A new concession area at Im…

  • Andrew Steele andrew.steele@nwi.com, (219) 933-3241

DYER | The town will make strides this year in transforming Central Park into the hub of activity that officials have envisioned since purchas…

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  • John Luke, The Times

Tara Wilson, of Valparaiso, relaxes at Central Park Plaza during her lunch break. The cold and dark winter can take a toll on your immune syst…

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  • John Luke, The Times

Tara Wilson, of Valparaiso, relaxes recently at Central Park Plaza during her lunch break. 

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Tara Wilson, of Valparaiso, relaxes at Central Park Plaza during her lunch break. The cold and dark winter can take a toll on your immune syst…

  • Jeff Dildine, The Times file

Central Park is a popular locations for events in town, including Music in the Park, shown above.

LONDON (AP) — Bono says he now has a titanium elbow and may never play guitar again due to injuries suffered in a New York City cycling accident.

DYER | Setting up a water reclamation/irrigation system could save Dyer millions, a project conducted by Purdue University Calumet engineering…