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INDIANAPOLIS — State Board of Education member Eddie Melton said he wants to see the Indiana Department of Education step into the Gary Roosev…


INDIANAPOLIS — A Gary community leader who was defeated in a 2012 primary challenge to state Sen. Earline Rogers, D-Gary, will try again this …

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana State Board of Education member expressed concern about the lack of heat at Gary Roosevelt College and Career Academ…

Eddie Melton filed his candidacy Wednesday for the state Senate seat currently held by Earline Rogers.

INDIANAPOLIS | One of the most effective state lawmakers to serve Northwest Indiana is preparing to close the books on her 34 years at the Statehouse.

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MERRILLVILLE — NIPSCO's Eddie Melton was inspired by a meeting at the White House Monday with business leaders, educators and policymakers on …


INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Earline Rogers, D-Gary, is not yet saying whether she plans to run for re-election next year, but a Merrillville Dem…

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As a psychologist, Abraham Maslow believed that people have an inborn desire to be self-actualized, to be all they can be.

INDIANAPOLIS | More than 100 men and women from across Indiana organized Tuesday to begin finding solutions to the myriad problems plaguing th…

It is with great honor that I accept this responsibility of being a regular voice of our great region through this monthly column.

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INDIANAPOLIS | Eight Northwest Indiana charter schools are set to receive nearly $3 million in additional state funding through the end of the…

This week the state announced plans to hold a community conversation about the future of Gary’s West Side Leadership Academy and two schools i…

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New Boys & Girls Club President & CEO Anne Flannery believes that business success is a result of integrity and teamwork.

It's no secret in Indiana that there has been tension between Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz and the State Board of Education. 

The education of Hoosier children ranks among the most important duties of state government. Education provides the foundation upon which rise…

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PORTAGE | Eddie Melton told the group of New Vistas High School graduates Thursday night that it wasn't long ago he was in their shoes.


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WEST LAFAYETTE | It took replacing half the membership, but the State Board of Education appeared Wednesday to finally work together on behalf…