INDIANAPOLIS | Democrat Evan Bayh will not run in 2016 for a second stint as Indiana governor.
INDIANAPOLIS | The three Republican candidates running this year for statewide office clobbered their Democratic opponents in fundraising during the second quarter.
CHICAGO | Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has banked about $12 million for his November re-election bid.
South Suburban Family Shelter is one of 11 Chicago-area domestic violence programs in a partnership as an approved charity for the Chicago Marathon.
INDIANAPOLIS | The seven statewide elected officials can use state property for campaign purposes, so long as they approve a policy statement authorizing themselves to do so.
HOBART | The Hobart Garden Club negates the image of club members attending tea parties in flowered sundresses to discuss their azalea blooms and favorite plant food.
INDIANAPOLIS | Republican State Auditor Suzanne Crouch nearly hauled in more campaign cash in the first three months of the year than the six other GOP and Democratic candidates for statewide office combined.
LANSING | The Chamber of Commerce is beginning efforts to raise money for the construction of a new Santa House for the village’s Christmas celebrations.
INDIANAPOLIS | Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. has established a political action committee to support Democratic candidates running for statewide office and the Indiana General Assembly.
MERRILLVILLE | Crowned at the annual Methodist Hospitals Foundation Mardi Gras Ball held Feb. 15 at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza, King Mario Minotti and Queen Randalynn McColly-Fleener will preside over the foundation’s 11 philanthropic Krewes’ fundraising efforts for the next year.
HARVEY | For those who want to avoid the Bank of America Chicago Marathon registration lottery, Restoration Ministries has a limited number of guaranteed spots for runners who commit to raising money for this south suburban nonprofit organization.
LANSING | When Lansing Christian School students chose to raise funds to purchase wheelchairs for people around the globe, school officials hoped they would raise enough cash to buy five of the chairs.
Indiana Governor Michael Pence has proclaimed Feb. 16-22 as Tri Kappa Week.
CHICAGO | Fundraising and enrollment at St. Florian School in Chicago’s Hegewisch neighborhood are on the rise but help is still needed, Principal Krista Wilkinson said.
We are excited to announce that Campagna Academy is one of hundreds of nonprofit organizations participating in the first-ever NWIgives event scheduled for Feb. 12.
HAMMOND | The Good Neighbor Christmas Cheer Fund raised a record $48,793.31 during the holiday season.
WHITING | Martina Mirelez is ready to get her life back.
HAMMOND | The Good Neighbor Christmas Cheer Fund received an additional $2,500 since Tuesday.
HAMMOND | On the eve of Christmas Day, organizers of the Good Neighbor Christmas Cheer Fund estimated thousands of Northwest Indiana residents will have a Christmas dinner with food vouchers it funds.
HAMMOND | The Good Neighbor Cheer Fund saw a drastic jump in its donation drive last week after a $10,000 donation was made in memory of the late Grandpa Claus of North Hammond.
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