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A sight to behold: Frank Micka cannot forget the U-505 on 57th Street Beach

A sight to behold: Frank Micka cannot forget the U-505 on 57th Street Beach

Frank Micka, who was born in 1941, remembers as the traffic slowed down, this massive boat appeared.

May 25, 2014 3:15 am Photos

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Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Cars drive up to a toll plaza on the eastbound Indiana Toll Road just west of the Chicago border in Hammond.

May 09, 2013 6:20 pm
Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Cars pay fares at a toll plaza on the eastbound Indiana Toll Road just west of the Chicago border in Hammond. An Illinois Tollway Authority committee could begin talking soon about how to deal with a 3-cent fee charged to I-Pass users of the Chicago Skyway and Indiana Toll Road.

May 09, 2013 6:20 pm
Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Drivers arrive at a toll plaza off of Ind. 912/Cline Avenue to enter the Indiana Toll Road and Chicago Skyway in Hammond.

May 09, 2013 6:20 pm
Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Drivers arrive at a toll plaza off of Ind. 912/Cline Avenue to enter the Indiana Toll Road and Chicago Skyway in Hammond.

May 09, 2013 6:20 pm
Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Toll Road/Skyway 3-penny opera gets even more dramatic

Drivers arrive at a toll plaza on the eastbound Chicago Skyway in Chicago.

May 09, 2013 6:21 pm
Reports: Indiana toll Road again facing debt problems

Reports: Indiana toll Road again facing debt problems

Cars pay fares at a toll plaza on the eastbound Indiana Toll Road just west of the Chicago border in Hammond. A Spanish firm, Cintra, and Macquarie Group paid the state of Indiana $3.8 billion in 2006 in exchange for the right to operate the 157-mile road and collect all tolls for 75 years. …

May 09, 2013 6:20 pm

Agreement near on Hammond retail development plan

HAMMOND | Investors are poised to begin a large retail and entertainment development in Robertsdale on the far north side of Hammond, city officials revealed Tuesday.

October 30, 2012 6:45 pm

Skyway ramp to Dan Ryan reopens

CHICAGO | All lanes of the ramp from the Chicago Skyway to the Dan Ryan Expressway reopened as planned at 5 a.m. Wednesday after damage to a bridge there forced their closure more than 24 hours earlier.

October 17, 2012 7:43 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: An innovative Cline Ave. solution worth waiting for

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: An innovative Cline Ave. solution worth waiting for

As you travel into Ohio and all along the East Coast, the toll roads there are known as turnpikes. The term dates back to the early days of roads when they were built and maintained by private enterprise, not the government. Long sticks or “pikes" blocked access to these roads until the fare…

June 10, 2012 12:00 am

What really happened to the Cline Avenue bridge?

Sad to say, but the closed bridge over the Indiana Harbor Ship Canal is becoming a symbol of the Calumet Region.

October 30, 2011 12:00 am
MARK KIESLING: Cline Avenue tollway could become another Skyway

MARK KIESLING: Cline Avenue tollway could become another Skyway

In 1958, before many of you were born, Chicago built a highway that runs almost eight miles over the city's South Side neighborhoods.

August 28, 2011 12:00 am

Shareholders of red light camera firm reject takeover by Ind. Toll Road operator

INDIANAPOLIS | Shareholders in the company that operates Chicago's red light enforcement cameras have rejected a takeover bid by a co-operator of the Indiana Toll Road.

May 13, 2011 2:00 pm
DOUG ROSS: Infrastructure needs additional investment

DOUG ROSS: Infrastructure needs additional investment

Every time I drive under the railroad bridges over U.S. 30 in Valparaiso, I look at the exposed rebar on the supports and think: This can't be good.

September 24, 2010 12:00 am
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