Frank Lewis moves a load to another location at Swanel Beverage in Hammond.
Jean-Claude Evans fills nitrogen tanks at Swanel Beverage in Hammond.
Swanel Beverage owner Ed Roviaro, second from left, is joined by his sons Steven, left, E.J. and Philip Roviaro inside the Hammond plant
A worker fills nitrogen tanks at Swanel Beverage in Hammond in May. Northwest Indiana lost 5,500 manufacturing jobs during the economic downturn, and has yet to get them back. The area's concentration in manufacturing accounts for the slow recovery, an Indiana University Northwest economist found.
Second-grade students from Cooks Corners Elementary School help shovel dirt onto a newly planted winter king hawthorn tree in Foundation Meadows Park Friday afternoon.
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago recently unveiled a $25 million renovation to the historic property that first opened in 1975 at Water Tower Place. A "facelift" to the indoor water fountain that greets guest serves as a focal point.
Follow The Times
Stop in and see us!
Keep your pool maintained with the best chemicals and other ac…
Call today for an appointment to see our new homes under construction and lots for sale in Hawthorne or Executive Park
Custom home builder with the ability to build any floor plan i…
The Hammond Indiana Dental Office You Can Bring The Whole Family To!
Should Chicago’s Pullman neighborhood receive national park status?