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Historic District

Historic commission could start work this month

MERRILLVILLE | The first official meeting of the town's newly-created Historic Preservation Commission could occur in coming weeks.

February 08, 2014 6:25 pm

Historic district process requires many steps

MERRILLVILLE | The creation of a historic district in Merrillville involves many steps, but town leaders associated with the process are ready to move forward.

October 15, 2013 7:15 pm

Merrillville might acquire properties

MERRILLVILLE | Efforts to create a vibrant historic district in Merrillville could include the acquisition of the former Old Mill pizza and Carriage House properties.

October 14, 2013 9:00 pm

M'ville residents' input sought on historic district projects

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville residents are encouraged to attend an informational meeting about the town's historic district.

October 10, 2013 12:05 am

Town could revisit plans for historic district

MERRILLVILLE | Plans for Merrillville's old town could receive new input regarding an enhancement of the historic district, town officials said.

July 20, 2013 7:08 pm

Speedway loan plan requires second lap to pass

INDIANAPOLIS | It took two tries, but the Indiana House approved legislation Monday providing $200 million in loans to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and other Hoosier motorsports companies.

April 15, 2013 6:00 pm Related

Arnold backs process to remove historic district designations

INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Jim Arnold, D-LaPorte, persuaded the Indiana Senate Tuesday to give owners of property located in a historic district a procedure to remove the historic designation.

January 29, 2013 5:15 pm Related


Senate OKs alcohol licenses in Valpo, Dunes

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Senate voted 43-7 on Tuesday to permit alcohol sales at more restaurants in downtown Valparaiso and in the pavilion at Indiana Dunes State Park.

February 21, 2012 4:45 pm

More downtown Valpo restaurants may get liquor licenses

INDIANAPOLIS | Additional restaurants in downtown Valparaiso would be eligible for a liquor license under legislation approved by the Indiana House Tuesday.

January 31, 2012 2:45 pm

Planners study contentious C.P. library construction

CROWN POINT | Officials met Wednesday to begin planning construction of a new library on the downtown square.

March 15, 2011 6:45 pm
History in the making: Hobart's downtown receives designation

History in the making: Hobart's downtown receives designation

HOBART | The heart of the city's downtown commercial area on Wednesday received historical designation.

July 22, 2010 12:00 am Photos


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