HOBART | Mayor Brian Snedecor feels blessed after the city received a federal grant to hire new firefighters.
HAMMOND | Firefighters and Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. reached an agreement on a new contract Monday during an acrimonious City Council caucus meeting.
PORTAGE | A fire displaced residents of a small apartment building on the city's west side.
HAMMOND | The city’s firefighters may be getting a new contract after all.
DYER | The Dyer Town Council approved a salary ordinance, but not without a little back and forth between members.
VALPARAISO | The first complaint about the new five-points roundabout is in: There aren't enough lights on the trees in the center island.
HOBART | Interim Fire Chief Brian Kerr has stepped down from the position he's held for little more than three months.
LANSING | It's not unusual to see firefighters hosting fundraisers for various causes, but members of the Lansing Professional Firefighters Local #3709 decided to dig into their own pockets in support of families dealing with a child suffering from cancer. The members made personal donations…
SCHERERVILLE | Schererville firefighters say they are continuing efforts to establish a working contract with the town.
LANSING | A group of Calumet City firefighters with big hearts loaded two little boys into a fire engine on Monday for a ride around the neighborhood. Three-year-old Antione Cook and eight-year-old Emmanuel Cook lost their father, Indiana Guardsman Willie Cook, earlier this year.
LAKE STATION | Firefighters responded to a fire Friday night in an abandoned house at 3225 34th St.
DYER | Fire Chief Thad Stutler wants to give Dyer’s volunteer firefighters a 50-cent per call raise.
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OAK FOREST | The Fire Academy for the Mutual Aid Box Alarm System Division 24 recently held its graduation ceremony at Oak Forest's Gaelic Park.
SCHERERVILLE | Schererville firefighters want to establish a working agreement with the town.
LAKE STATION | The Lake Station Fire Department Auxiliary will hold a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24 at Fire Station No. 1, 1876 Fairview Ave.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College recently held graduation ceremonies for the Basic Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician programs.
GARY | The possible elimination of 15 emergency medical technician jobs and $1.2 million in cost savings to the city was broached three months ago, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson said Monday.
As the new year approaches, many people might be thinking about setting resolutions to head out to the gym more often.
CROWN POINT | Three city firefighters crossed a bridge to their destination on the East Coast in late October, just ahead of Hurricane Sandy.
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