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Some Portage officials worried city getting too deep in debt

PORTAGE | Some city officials here are worried the city is getting itself too deep into debt.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

Hobart's recycling facility gets national splash

HOBART | The city's latex paint recycling facility has received national recognition, Mayor Brian Snedecor said.

September 22, 2013 12:00 am

Hobart council OKs 2 percent raises in 2014

HOBART | The City Council gave final approval Wednesday to pay raises for elected officials and employees next year.

September 05, 2013 12:00 am

Hobart council delays vote on city employee raises

HOBART | The City Council took a pass Wednesday on granting final approval to pay raises for elected officials and city employees next year.

August 22, 2013 9:30 pm
Hobart plans to return Brickie Bowl to glory days

Hobart plans to return Brickie Bowl to glory days

HOBART | City Councilman P. Lino Maggio played high school football and fondly remembers the Brickie Bowl during its glory days.

August 10, 2013 5:15 pm Photos


Lake Station council considers rummage sale limits

LAKE STATION | City officials plan to limit the number of rummage sales residents can hold to three a year.

July 22, 2013 6:42 pm

Hobart council OKs tax break for new medical/office center

HOBART | The City Council debated at length Wednesday a tax abatement request for a $3 million medical/office center before approving it.

June 19, 2013 10:00 pm

Hobart council tables adjusting first-responders' pay

HOBART | The Hobart City Council took a temporary pass on making adjustments to how the city's cross-trained firefighters are paid.

April 17, 2013 10:38 pm

Council tables action finalizing Hobart Marsh Plan

HOBART | The City Council will take a temporary pass on approving the Hobart Marsh Plan because some minor changes are needed.

January 21, 2013 6:00 pm

Hobart officials consider privatizing city's emergency services

HOBART | City officials are exploring the possibility of privatizing Hobart's emergency medical services, said City Councilman David Vinzant, D-5th.

January 09, 2013 9:45 pm

Hobart Plan Commission approves Hobart Marsh Plan

HOBART | The Plan Commission received a round of applause Thursday after approving the Hobart Marsh Plan.

January 03, 2013 11:30 pm

Hobart City Council picks new leaders for new year

HOBART | The City Council on Wednesday picked a new leader to chair meetings if Mayor Brian Snedecor is absent.

January 02, 2013 10:00 pm

Lake Station officials pause to reflect on killings in Connecticut

LAKE STATION | The City Council at its last meeting of the year paid tribute to those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

December 20, 2012 9:00 pm

Lake Station abandons plans to abolish City Court by Jan. 1, 2014

LAKE STATION | The City Council on Thursday unanimously agreed to abandon plans to abolish its City Court by Jan. 1, 2014.

December 06, 2012 10:30 pm

Councilman says he had no intention to plagiarize in speech

PORTAGE | City Councilman John Cannon said he had no intention to plagiarize someone else's press release in his own speech calling for term limits.

August 29, 2012 7:00 pm

Vets group offers to adopt Hobart park

HOBART | A veterans organization has offered to assist city officials with improvements at Veterans Memorial Park.

August 11, 2012 8:33 pm

Hobart pet's death sparks concern

HOBART | Melissa Blake said she watched helplessly as her pet dog was attacked and viciously killed by another dog in her backyard earlier this month.

May 26, 2012 7:10 am

Lake Station City Council gives initial OK to water filtration improvements

LAKE STATION | The city's aging water filtration plant is long overdue for improvements, City Councilman Todd Rogers, D-3rd, believes.

April 06, 2012 5:45 pm

Councilman pushes to identify city vehicles

PORTAGE | City Councilman Mark Oprisko said he believes it is a simple idea. City-owned vehicles should be marked as such with a decal.

February 06, 2012 12:00 am
E.C. pols have been frequent fliers in 'Club Fed' program

E.C. pols have been frequent fliers in 'Club Fed' program

EAST CHICAGO | If misery loves company, former Mayor George Pabey is feeling the love. Pabey is set to report today to the Oxford Federal Correctional Institution in Wisconsin to begin a five-year sentence for stealing city funds.

June 01, 2011 12:00 am Photos


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