Northwest Indiana grew 1.9 percent last year, trailing both the state and nation.
HAMMOND | A Gary man pleaded guilty Friday to selling heroin to an undercover informant in Lake County, court records show.
PORTAGE | Portage's "plowgate" controversy is raging on.
MGM Actress Esther Williams, second to the left, is shown at a dinner party in her honor at the Ellis Family home in Gary in the 1950s.
GARY | This summer, volunteers from across the country will bring hammers, paint rollers and hand saws to a Gary neighborhood, where they will renovate abandoned homes and build new houses on vacant lots.
Gary soon will get an unprecedented level of support from the federal government, which will work out of City Hall to strengthen the city's economy and lift up its residents.
Two small businesses from Northwest Indiana got statewide recognition for their entrepreneurial spirit and economic contributions.
GARY | The White House plans to announce an unprecedented level of federal support for the city of Gary later this week, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson said.
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will share her vision for the coming year at The Gary Chamber of Commerce's first monthly general membership luncheon of 2014.
GARY | The Steel City has an estimated 10,000 vacant homes, but the porch lights will soon come back on in a few of them.
GARY | Vacant homes and weed-ridden lots seem to outnumber houses people still live in on some residential streets in Gary.
Picture light rail or a rapid transit bus running every 10 minutes down Broadway through Gary, maybe all the way to Crown Point.
GARY | Members of a faith-based group say they are upset that four-fifths of the $166 million Gary/Chicago International Airport expansion has been completed, but less than 5 percent of the money has gone to pay the wages of Gary, Hammond and East Chicago residents.
Northwest Indiana's economy continues to grow at a slow rate, and should continue to slog in an upward direction over the next six months.
It was Los Angeles in the 1950s and, though in his teens, Ron Cohen was hooked on the music his older brother played for him, musicians with names and groups with names like Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie and the Weavers.
GARY | The RailCats and Wichita Wingnuts met in the second series of the season and at that point, the Gary players knew Wichita's toughness.
Gary’s modest skyline will get a little shorter when the former Sheraton hotel — the fourth-tallest building in the city — comes down after sitting empty for decades, whenever the drawn-out asbestos issue finally gets resolved. The 14-story building with the skywalk that never quite reached …
GARY | Federal agencies descended on Gary Tuesday for an economic development forum where local officials called for more collaboration to move the entire region forward.
GARY | It's not the Magnificient Mile.
When Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, it called up recent memories of Gary going before the Distressed Unit Appeals Board year after year.
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