GARY | During Gary’s 10th annual Clean Water Celebration Awareness Month, everyone is encouraged to head outdoors for a “Celebrating Our Coast” Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Marquette Park, 1 N. Grand Blvd. Free to the public, there will be canoeing, biking, hiking, creative ar…
HAMMOND | Arianna Yepez, 9, of Hammond’s Wallace Elementary School, and Christopher Bonilla, of Cub Scout Pack 518 in Griffith, won $25 as first-place winners in the poster competition at this year’s 14th annual Wolf Lake Bi-State Wetlands, Wind and Water festival, which began Saturday and e…
GARY | Join in the celebration of Earth Day and National Park Week with the annual Green Gary event from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at both the Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake St., and the lakefront's Marquette Park. This free event features family-friendly activities and is presented…
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Purdue University sophomore Kim Reppa is looking forward to making a positive impact in the area of global energy consumption.
SCHERERVILLE | The students of Forest Ridge Academy have become champions for the environment.
CHICAGO (AP) — John Goss, an environmental activist and former state official from Indiana, was appointed Wednesday as the Obama administration's point man in the fight to prevent Asian carp from gaining a foothold in the Great Lakes.
LOS ANGELES | So you're a renter and you want to green your space, but your landlord won't splurge on solar panels.
GRAND ISLE, La. | A hundred days ago, shop owner Cherie Pete was getting ready for a busy summer serving ice cream and po-boys to hungry fishermen. Local official Billy Nungesser was planning his wedding. Environmental activist Enid Sisskin was preparing a speech about the dangers of offshor…
CHICAGO | Environmentalists have warned for years that it was just a matter of time before the invasive Asian carp broke through an electrical barrier meant to keep it from moving beyond Chicago-area shipping canals. But now that it's happened, efforts to keep the voracious fish out of the G…
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