For 20 years, Bill and Kim Walz lived in the DeMotte area and worked in "up north" restaurants.
CHICAGO | Same-gender couples from the Southeast Side, surrounding suburbs and Northwest Indiana were among the 258 couples who were issued marriage licenses during the first week the Cook County clerk’s office could issue them.
CHICAGO | More than 80 same-sex couples — including couples from Gary and DeMotte — have gotten marriage licenses in Cook County, including some from other Illinois counties who apparently didn't want to wait until gay marriage becomes legal statewide on June 1.
Reina Razo, left, and Vanessa Owens, both from DeMotte, obtained a marriage license in Chicago and plan to marry in April.
HAMMOND | A Lake Village man was sentenced to 19.5 years in prison Thursday on a federal charge of conspiracy to possess heroin with intent to distribute.
Bill and Kim Walz, the owners of Jordy and Jax BBQ, wanted to have a family setting when they opened the restaurant they named after their grandchildren.
CROWN POINT | The stories of John the Baptist, Jesus and Judas will be told musically when Crown Point Community Theatre performs the musical “Godspell” this weekend through Feb. 15.
LAKE COUNTY | A DeMotte woman's vehicle went airborne and landed against a tree after she lost control of her vehicle on Interstate 65 Tuesday morning south of Crown Point.
Ed Mech, 85, saw death face to face as a U.S. Army ambulance driver in the Korean War.
When Bob and Alva Gabrielse first learned from a friend about hand-powered carts that can give the gift of mobility to those in developing countries who have lost the use of their legs.
VALPARAISO | Members of Faith Fellowship Church recently participated in Operation Christmas Child, collecting enough items to fill 126 shoeboxes which will be sent to children around the world.
HIGHLAND | Cooperation among several police departments, residents and businesses on Wednesday resulted in the arrest of two burglary suspects, authorities said.
Oceans Over Airplanes' name reflects a topsy-turvy world where up is down, down is up, and where rock 'n' roll dreams can still come true for those who are determined.
LOWELL | Sunday's holiday travel resulted in five crashes on the stretch of Interstate 65 between Crown Point and DeMotte exits, Indiana State Police said.
Less than 1,500 region residents were still without power Tuesday night following Sunday storms and may not have it restored until Thursday night.
DE MOTTE | With the mission statement "To improve the Town of DeMotte and make it a better place to live, learn and work through personal philanthropy, and to celebrate the power of women," the DeMotte Women's Circle of Giving recently awarded six grants to enhance the quality of life in the…
HOBART | In recognition of world COPD Awareness Day, St. Mary Medical Center will host a free health fair and seminar Nov. 20.
DEMOTTE | Advance Auto Parts, Inc., an automotive aftermarket retailer of parts, batteries, accessories and maintenance items, has opened a store in DeMotte at 400 North Halleck St. across from Tysen’s Grocery.
Approximately 6,000 students from around the state have been preparing for the 29th annual Indiana Academic Spell Bowl Junior Division, which will take place at 16 sites around the state for grades 6 to 8 on Tuesday evening.
Merrillville's Maggie Connelly has improved her focus this season by having fun on the course, thereby eliminating any pressure.
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