Editor's Note: This is part one of a two-part series on the Steelworker for the Future program.
Bids were opened yesterday in the office of Col. Judson, chief engineer of the war department, Chicago, on the construction of the first section of a breakwater to be erected at Indiana Harbor.
EAST CHICAGO | Police on Monday were continuing to investigate a shooting that wounded two men last week in East Chicago's Indiana Harbor neighborhood.
Recent reports addressing the decline in steel jobs in Northwest Indiana fail to paint a complete picture. What’s missing in discussions of the need for a new economic path is that the steel industry — and ArcelorMittal in particular — is taking the necessary actions to improve our competiti…
I have always said that Indiana Harbor and Whiting are the Calumet Region's cradle of civilization. Having dinner recently with friends we've known for more than 30 years, I was surprised to find that both of their parents came from Indiana Harbor and graduated from Washington High School, a…
The biggest blast furnace in the Western Hemisphere is coming back online after a lengthy outage this summer.
If you're from Northwest Indiana, chances are some relative at some point worked at one of the steel mills.
People sometimes describe Indiana as landlocked. They either don't know their geography or don't make it up to Northwest Indiana very often.
EAST CHICAGO | Railings or an attendant outside a sinkhole could have prevented a fatal accident at ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor, a state investigation found.
HAMMOND | Steelworker Chris Cottrell was not feeling too well when he started to get a strange taste in his mouth a few years ago.
ArcelorMittal is being showered with honors for its work with automakers.
Some young adults seem to have difficulty getting their days started. One effect has people kicking and lurching their way out of bed.
EAST CHICAGO | The City Council approved a resolution to establish a facade, sign and awning grant program for the North Harbor Business District.
A trade commission hearing on illegal steel dumping was cancelled because of the federal government shutdown, and U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky warned it could have ominous repercussions for the local steel industry.
We had a variety of diversions in my hometown of Indiana Harbor. The most obvious was our zoo.
HAMMOND | Two people were rescued Monday morning from a boat in Lake Michigan northeast of Indiana Harbor.
EAST CHICAGO | An Indiana Harbor-based coke plant will continue to furnish the world's largest steelmaker with a raw material it needs to forge metal in East Chicago.
One of the practices common in the 1930s was the dumping of abandoned vehicles in empty lots. Naturally, this represented an invitation to youngsters who used those lots for recreation to gravitate toward the vehicles.
A blast furnace is smelting molten metal again after a glitch earlier this month at ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor, where the Luxembourg-based steelmaker operates two mills.
East Chicago is vigorously pursuing its proposal for a new $400 million shipping port on Lake Michigan, just as Gary hopes to get a hearing its own proposal for Buffington Harbor.
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