Corrupt government officials sometimes pay a hefty personal price for their misdeeds. Just ask former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, whose 2008 attempt to sell President Barack Obama's U.S. Senate seat and shake down a children's hospital earned him 14 years in federal prison.
When Times editor Bob Heisse stated he was going to expand the Forum section of the paper, I thought this is going to be very interesting.
To the average person, the stack of nondescript black baseball hats with wires poking out the top and electrodes on the underside of the dome might look a science project.
Union membership had plummeted by 24 percent in Indiana over the last decade, and fewer than one out of every 10 Hoosier workers now belong to a union.
Schererville native Pete Seat is the author of the new book, "The War on Millennials."
INDIANAPOLIS | The future of America depends on "millennials" — people born after 1980 — working together to undo the damage wrought by baby boomers on the nation's economy, finances and foreign policy, according to a new book by Schererville native Pete Seat.
The rains have created a small, watery refuge for a dozen visitors on a portion of farmland next to the Kankakee Sands restoration project in Newton County.
Valparaiso University freshman John MacNeil said he and his girlfriend already considered themselves a couple before they went out alone on their first date.
GLENWOOD | Brookwood District 167 officials will hold a forum to inform the public on the progress of the new middle school project at 6:30 tonight in the Brookwood Middle School gym, 200 E. Glenwood-Lansing Road.
GLENWOOD | Brookwood School District 167 has hired a new construction manager and architect for its new middle school.
HAMMOND │ The Northwest Indiana Forum said it had an “outstanding” year in 2013 and accomplished much to attract and retain quality jobs and capital investment, as well as foster a positive business climate and address key environmental issues in the seven-county area.
A retired U.S. Army colonel, who grew up in Lake County, believes America’s perpetual wars for an ever elusive peace in the post-Vietnam era are due in part to the nation’s all-volunteer military.
Andrew J. Bacevich grew up in Lake County and attended the U.S. Military Academy at West Point before serving 23 years as an officer in the U.S. Army. The retired colonel now is professor of history and international relations at Boston University.
Tuesday is the first day of open enrollment, meaning Americans can call or go online to compare plans and prices. But before the people in the room can help others wade through their options, they must be certified.
HAMMOND | Roman and Lucy Kiszenia were tired of patrons of the bar down their block occupying the street's parking spots.
Hobart Mayor Brian Snedecor speaks to Hobart residents Thursday night as he joins the city's chief of police Rick Zormier at the Community Center in Hobart's Festival Park to answer questions from residents during a community forum.
Hobart Mayor Brian Snedecor, center, joined Police Chief Rick Zormier, right, Thursday night at the Community Center in Hobart's Festival Park to answer questions from residents. Many there questioned a proposal to privatize the city's ambulance service. Snedecor indicated the proposal is st…
HOBART | The location for the 6 p.m. Thursday community forum has been moved to the Community Center, 111 E. Old Ridge Road, officials said Monday.
SCHERERVILLE | State Rep. Hal Slager, R-Schererville, will host a public forum at 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. John Township community center, 1515 W. U.S. 30.
State Rep. Vernon Smith, D-Gary, speaks at a forum Saturday at Merrillville Town Hall. At his left is state Rep. Mara Candelaria Reardon, D-Munster.
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