INDIANAPOLIS | Whiting Mayor Joe Stahura plans to aggressively move ahead on new lakefront development projects now that the city has six additional alcohol sales permits.
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INDIANAPOLIS | A House committee made Whiting the sole beneficiary of a plan allowing additional liquor licenses at new restaurants adjacent to Lake Michigan.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Senate-approved plan for unlimited alcohol sales licenses at restaurants along Lake Michigan, especially in Whiting, is likely to be altered before getting a vote by the House.
WHITING | Work on Whiting's lakefront transformation is expected to pick up this month with a boardwalk, bike path and fishing pier taking shape through July.
Whiting Mayor Joe Stahura spends time with NWI Now to reflect on 2012 and take a look at exciting initiatives being implemented in 2013.
WHITING | Turning Whiting into a destination location is the goal of Mayor Joe Stahura, as the city's lakefront development project and new baseball stadium spur future growth.
INDIANAPOLIS | Whiting and other cities bordering Lake Michigan soon may see new restaurants opening along their lakefronts, thanks to legislation approved 9-0 Wednesday by the Senate Public Policy Committee.
Whiting has been a bastion of local government reform in recent years. The decision to downsize the City Council is in keeping with that tradition.
When Whiting comes up in a conversation, it’s hard not to immediately think about the BP Refinery. Rightfully so; the refinery has been here for 123 years, they own more than half of the city’s two square miles, and they are winding down an investment to modernize their facility that ranks a…
Hammond and Whiting are finalizing a new development plan focused on growing the Indianapolis Boulevard corridor through both communities.
The push for home rule for Hoosier municipalities is understandable, from their standpoint, but their own history is against them.
INDIANAPOLIS | Whiting Mayor Joe Stahura and mayors across the state have a message for the Indiana General Assembly — trust us.
A new pedestrian bridge linking trails in Hammond and Whiting is now open to the public.
WHITING | The city is facing a larger-than-expected budget shortfall over the next year, but Mayor Joe Stahura said a number of actions are planned to minimize the pain.
WHITING | Mayor Joe Stahura will hold a community forum at 6 p.m. May 16 at the Whiting Community Center.
WHITING | The sidewalk sign outside of Winey Beach Cafe informed passers-by the restaurant was hosting a private party.
Municipal support for Lake County's trash-to-ethanol proposal does not appear as strong as proponents of the project have claimed, a Times survey of city and town leaders shows.
VALPARAISO | Four mayors had the chance to lead another city Monday during the taping of a show for Lakeshore Public Television.
WHITING | Years of preparation to establish Whiting as Lake County's premier lakefront destination community are paying off as many long-range plans are coming to fruition this year.
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