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Today in History: Sept. 23, 1914

Hammond's Lion Store millinery display will be Sept. 24 and 25. While importations from Paris were practically stopped by the war, Paris had already set the styles for fall and winter. So the fashion situation is not so confused as it might have been if the war had commenced a month or two earlier.

7 hours ago

Gary man admits selling drugs while free on bond

HAMMOND | A Gary man pleaded guilty Monday to dealing drugs while he was free on bond following his indictment in U.S. District Court.

8 hours ago

Company accuses Hammond schools of collusion in boiler bid

HAMMOND | An Illinois company is steamed it wasn't awarded a contract for a boiler replacement project at Morton Senior High School and is suing both the School City of Hammond and the winning bidder, Stevens Engineers & Constructors Inc.

12 hours ago

Gavit sails into uncharted territory in achieving high AP schores

HAMMOND | Gavit High School has set an all school record in Advance Placement. In the 2012-13 school year, Gavit had 26 qualifying scores. This past school year 2013-14, Gavit increased the number of students in the program by 50% and increased the number of qualifying scores 150% by having …

14 hours ago
THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 80: Downtown Highland sign

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 80: Downtown Highland sign

The vintage mid-century modern sign, brightly blue and red, beckons to drivers heading east on Ridge Road.

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Indiana Toll Road operators declare bankruptcy

Indiana Toll Road operators declare bankruptcy

The private operators of the Indiana Toll Road declared bankruptcy Sunday on more than $6 billion in debt, leaving the fate of the 157-mile road in the hands of a federal judge and creditors.

15 hours ago Photos

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Lear contract a union victory over tier system

Lear contract a union victory over tier system

HAMMOND | Rochelle Weathersby landed a job at Lear Corp.'s seat-making factory in Hammond three years ago.

16 hours ago

Bowling association awards annual scholarships

HIGHLAND  | New graduates from Lake Central and Highland high schools and Bishop Noll Institute have been named 2014 Greater Calumet Area U.S. Bowling Congress Scholarship winners.

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

Educators invited to Financial Literacy Fair

MERRILLVILLE | All educators in areas where Centier Bank has a presence are invited to attend the ninth annual Financial Literacy Fair for Educators, scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ocy. 9 at Centier’s Corporate Centre, 600 E. 84th Ave.

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

UAW workers in Indiana approve Lear Corp. contract

HAMMOND | Workers at a Lear Corp. plant in northwestern Indiana that makes automotive seats approved an agreement Sunday that will end a two-tiered pay system that left some workers earning much less than others.

September 21, 2014 11:15 pm

Juror anonimity crucial in reputed E.C. gang member trial, prosecutors say

HAMMOND | Federal prosecutors are pressing for a fully anonymous jury during the upcoming trial of a reputed Imperial Gangsters member facing the death penalty.

September 21, 2014 8:39 pm

Safety training center relocating to Highland

HIGHLAND  | A long-vacant downtown building will soon be home to a safety training business relocating from Hammond to Highland.

September 21, 2014 6:48 pm
Furry friends bring happiness to hospitalized children

Furry friends bring happiness to hospitalized children

DYER | Children’s hospital stays at Franciscan St. Margaret Health Dyer are likely to be more comforting and less apprehensive thanks to a recently delivery of Buddy Bears by Gustavo Galante, MD, a member of B’nai B’rith America Unit 901 in Northwest Indiana, sponsor of the program. Dr. Gala…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am

Covered Bridge Harvest Fest offers all things pumpkin, family fun

Enjoy all things pumpkin, including pumpkin decorating, pumpkin bowling and pumpkin putt-putt golf; hay rides; a car show; live entertainment; food, arts and crafts vendors; and living history presentations by Company B 20th Regiment Indiana Infantry Civil War re-enactors at a Civil War enca…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am

Alleged gang members in racketeering indictment had criminal history in Lake County

HAMMOND | A search through Lake County Criminal Court records would not reveal that a 61-year-old woman was part of a violent street gang named in a recent federal racketeering indictment. 

September 20, 2014 11:15 pm Related

Gaming revenue transfer may balance Hammond budget

HAMMOND | Department heads met before the City Council on Saturday for hearings on the $63.4 million budget proposal for 2015.

September 20, 2014 5:48 pm
Company takes over Hammond Recycling building

Company takes over Hammond Recycling building

HAMMOND | The vacant Hammond Recycling building has been purchased by a company with plans to turn it into a state-of-the-art recycling facility complete with new jobs.

September 20, 2014 5:35 pm Photos

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Expo to feature panel of women business leaders

HAMMOND | The Lakeshore Chamber 10th annual business expo and luncheon will feature a panel of experts who will showcase the prominence of women business leaders in Northwest Indiana.

September 20, 2014 4:09 pm
Wizards Chess game gets players on the board

Wizards Chess game gets players on the board

Chloe Flanagan, 13, of Hammond, holds her place during a Wizards Chess match Saturday at the Bizarre Bazaar in Harrison Park in Hammond. The chess match featured kids as the chess pieces on a giant board acting out a famous 1992 blitz match between top-rated world champions Susan Polgar and …

September 20, 2014 11:50 am
Wizards Chess game gets players on the board

Wizards Chess game gets players on the board

Walter Gaitan, 10, of Hammond, center in stripes, makes his move Saturday during a Wizards Chess match at the Bizarre Bazaar in Harrison Park in Hammond. The chess match featured kids as the chess pieces on a giant board acting out a famous 1992 blitz match between top-rated world champions …

September 20, 2014 11:49 am
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