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Jolie Covaciu

Commissioners pump more millions into E-911

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials pumped more than $22 million Wednesday into public safety services, a new voter information system and a property tax survey.

July 16, 2014 6:00 pm

Tax Transformers: The Age of Reassessment

CROWN POINT | Alert the police. Northwest Indiana tax officials are reassessing again.

June 28, 2014 10:15 pm
EDITORIAL: School Board member is tax scofflaw

EDITORIAL: School Board member is tax scofflaw

Lake County is right to take legal action against Gary School Board member Marion Williams, who owes more than $566,000 in back taxes and penalties.

June 20, 2014 12:00 am Video
Jolie A. Covaciu

Jolie A. Covaciu

Age: 45

April 27, 2014 12:00 am
EDITORIAL: We endorse Prince for Lake assessor

EDITORIAL: We endorse Prince for Lake assessor

Lake County Assessor Jolie Covaciu is the only Republican to currently hold countywide office in Lake County. Three Democrats — Jerome Prince, Michael Troxell and Jesus Ortiz Jr. — are vying for the chance to run against her in the Nov. 4 election.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am Video
Griffith man makes tax officials pay for bad home assessment

Griffith man makes tax officials pay for bad home assessment

GRIFFITH | Edward Trzupek's bilevel may look modest from the street, but it has loomed much larger in the eyes of the tax man.

March 23, 2014 8:38 pm
Early birds flock to the 2014 ballot

Early birds flock to the 2014 ballot

CROWN POINT | Political hopefuls traveled Lake County's snowbound streets early Wednesday to try and bring fire to the first day of filing for 2014's elections.

January 08, 2014 7:49 pm Photos

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It will be incumbent on dozens of Lake officials to run again in 2014

CROWN POINT | A lot of old faces will populate the new year's upcoming election ballot.

January 04, 2014 5:00 pm
RICH JAMES: GOP would scold Dems for acting like this

RICH JAMES: GOP would scold Dems for acting like this

There’s no easy way to sugarcoat the Lake County Republican precinct organization’s replacement of Hank Adams as county assessor.

November 06, 2013 12:00 am
MARC CHASE: Historical moment or colossal collapse? GOP must decide

MARC CHASE: Historical moment or colossal collapse? GOP must decide

Lake County Republicans took steps both forward and backward last week in their caucus election of a new county assessor, and time will tell if it’s a shining party moment or a colossal failure to achieve unity.

November 05, 2013 12:00 am
Covaciu wins Lake County GOP caucus

Covaciu wins Lake County GOP caucus

CROWN POINT | Jolie Covaciu became Lake County's first female county assessor Friday evening.

November 01, 2013 8:30 pm Photos

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Toeing the party line? GOP assessor candidates have partial Dem voting histories

CROWN POINT | Two women hoping to be named Lake County assessor Friday by Republican precinct committeemen have had dalliances over the years with the opposing party.

October 29, 2013 3:01 pm
MARC CHASE: Desperate measures can be shining examples

MARC CHASE: Desperate measures can be shining examples

Desperate times indeed call for desperate measures in some cases. But a sign of good leadership in politics is tackling a desperate measure with thoughtfulness -- acting in the best possible interest of taxpayers.

October 29, 2013 12:00 am
Two women compete for Lake County assessor vacancy

Two women compete for Lake County assessor vacancy

CROWN POINT | Two south county women are competing to become the first female Lake County assessor.

October 28, 2013 5:15 pm Photos

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