JACKSON TWP. | Jackson Elementary Kindergarten teacher Laura Balk tries on a real fireman's gear and shares her experience with her students as Chesterton Fireman Steve Williams looks on. October is Fire Safety and Prevention Month and Kindergarten classes visited the Chesterton Fire Departm…
LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a chili dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fire Station, 1876 Fairview.
LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a chili dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Fire Station, 1876 Fairview.
HEBRON | Christmas is going to come a little later than hoped for Hebron Fire Chief Chad Franzman and the town's volunteer fire department.
HEBRON | A fire station project that was growing like wildfire without any accompanying funds to pay for it has been rebooted, and the start of construction has been pushed back to spring.
HEBRON | It's more than two months until Christmas, but Hebron Fire Chief Chad Franzman has his wish list ready and the town's Redevelopment Commission is hoping to play Santa Claus.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission made moves Tuesday to tackle renovations of both City Hall and the police station.
Center Township Trustee Chuck Conover holds a plaque Wednesday recognizing the renaming of Valparaiso Fire Station 3 in honor of him. Conover was an integral part of obtaining the funding and permits to build the station at 222 N. 250 West.
Valparaiso Councilman Mike Baird, left, congratulates Center Township Trustee Charles Conover after Fire Station 3 was renamed the Charles W. Conover station during a special ceremony Wednesday.
Center Township Trustee Chuck Conover hugs his mother, Victoria Conover, after a special renaming ceremony Wednesday for Valparaiso Fire Station 3 in his honor. Conover was an integral part of obtaining the funding to build the station at 222 N. 250 West.
Barber Eric Dennehe shaves the head of Stephen Ray, of Munster, at the Hammond Helping Children St. Baldrick's event Friday in honor of Katie Crandol at the central fire station.
Fire Chief Jeff Smith poses with Katie Crandol at the Hammond Helping Children St. Baldrick's event Friday in honor of Crandol at the central fire station. Crandol shaved Smith's hair during the event.
People record video and take pictures of the Hammond Helping Children St. Baldrick's event Friday at the city's central fire station.
Stylists Ruth Shirk, left, and Meagan Wheeler shave the heads of Rich Castro, left, and Marty Goldman at the Hammond Helping Children St. Baldrick's event.
Hair piles up around the feet of barber Eric Dennehe at the Hammond Helping Children St. Baldrick's event at the city's central fire station.
It was disheartening to see an appointed department head ridiculed by a Hobart councilman, John Brezik.
LAKE STATION | A fire that swept through a two-story Lake Station house Wednesday morning left a family of five homeless, said Kris Grant, a family friend.
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