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Crown Point building its own fields of dreams

CROWN POINT | They really know how to play ball in Crown Point, and that means they need a lot of ball fields.

July 17, 2014 7:41 pm
An entertaining guy: Star Plaza's Charlie Blum celebrating 25 starry-eyed years

An entertaining guy: Star Plaza's Charlie Blum celebrating 25 starry-eyed years

Charlie Blum, president, CEO and talent buyer for Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, still recalls the first "big stage entertainers" he ever purchased a ticket to see on stage.

March 12, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

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Forbes says Dean White has joined the $2 billion club

Forbes says Dean White has joined the $2 billion club

CROWN POINT | A hotel and billboard magnate has again made a list of the world's wealthiest individuals.

March 03, 2014 3:22 pm
RICH JAMES: South Shore CVA needs fiscal oversight

RICH JAMES: South Shore CVA needs fiscal oversight

It was about a month ago that state Rep. Charlie Brown had harsh words for Speros Batistatos.

March 02, 2014 12:00 am

White Lodging investigating reported security breach

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville-based White Lodging is investigating a reported breach of customer information.

February 01, 2014 8:10 pm
This year's challenges, opportunities and successes drive high expectations for 2014

This year's challenges, opportunities and successes drive high expectations for 2014

The Affordable Healthcare Act has dominated the news in Northwest Indiana – and everywhere else in the country – but there has been little substantive change so far. That may change in the coming year. While Indiana and many of its lawmakers stand against the expansion of Medicaid, many busi…

November 24, 2013 1:18 pm

Three now vying for GOP state treasurer nomination

INDIANAPOLIS | With the Republican secretary of state and state auditor nominations likely locked up by incumbents, the state treasurer race is shaping up to be the battle to watch at next summer's GOP state convention.

October 14, 2013 5:59 pm
C.P. billionaire gives Pence campaign $250,000

C.P. billionaire gives Pence campaign $250,000

INDIANAPOLIS | Crown Point billionaire Dean White donated $250,000 Friday to the campaign fund of Republican Gov. Mike Pence.

September 23, 2013 5:49 pm Related
DOUG ROSS: Feds should launch Bennett investigation

DOUG ROSS: Feds should launch Bennett investigation

The latest allegations against former Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett — that state computers and possibly staff were used for his campaign fundraising — sound like something that might have happened in Lake County.

September 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Astronaut Jerry Ross helping Crown Point Courthouse celebrate 135 years

OFFBEAT: Astronaut Jerry Ross helping Crown Point Courthouse celebrate 135 years

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

September 01, 2013 12:00 am

Second round of work at C.P. sports complex completed

CROWN POINT | Officials will mark the finish of the latest round of work on the Crown Point-owned sports complex with a formal dedication Thursday.

July 27, 2013 9:30 pm

Pence fundraising tops $600k thanks to C.P. billionaire

INDIANAPOLIS | A large donation from a Crown Point billionaire helped Gov. Mike Pence raise $601,631.07 in campaign funds during the first half of the year.

July 23, 2013 1:26 pm Related

M'ville foundation gives $1M to support programs for the blind

INDIANAPOLIS | A Merrillville foundation has given $1 million to an Indianapolis organization serving the blind and visually impaired.

May 01, 2013 6:45 pm Related

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Shelby residents like life away from busier world

Shelby residents like life away from busier world

SHELBY | There is a rich history that surrounds this unincorporated community that cozies up to the northern banks of the Kankakee River stretching toward the farmland surrounding it.

February 24, 2013 12:00 am Video Photos

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OFFBEAT: Crown Point Tri Kappa 2012 Kitchen Tour includes Julia Child Portrait

OFFBEAT: Crown Point Tri Kappa 2012 Kitchen Tour includes Julia Child Portrait

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

September 23, 2012 12:00 am
WILLIAM NANGLE: Cedar Lake evolves from Cedartucky to lakeside resort

WILLIAM NANGLE: Cedar Lake evolves from Cedartucky to lakeside resort

The rays of red and yellow danced on Cedar Lake as the sun set Saturday evening.

August 29, 2012 12:00 am
Schneider, Shelby invite a slower pace

Schneider, Shelby invite a slower pace

SCHNEIDER/SHELBY | Removed from the sounds of urban living, the quiet streets of Lake County's southernmost communities invite a slower pace and closer link to nature.

February 26, 2012 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Reader grateful for Whitney Houston memories at Holiday Star Plaza

OFFBEAT: Reader grateful for Whitney Houston memories at Holiday Star Plaza

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

February 21, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Money buys Dean White a spot on clout list

News this week of campaign donations and campaign spending brings us back to a familiar axiom in politics: Money is power.

January 19, 2012 7:15 pm
Design and details: Chicago's JW Marriott

Design and details: Chicago's JW Marriott

The JW Marriott hotel is ready to welcome arriving guests when Indy hosts Super Bowl 2012. Not to be outdone, the new Chicago JW Marriott is just as busy, and celebrating its one-year anniversary.

January 04, 2012 9:00 am Photos

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