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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.
CROWN POINT | Alert the police. Northwest Indiana tax officials are reassessing again.
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.
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.
GRIFFITH | Edward Trzupek's bilevel may look modest from the street, but it has loomed much larger in the eyes of the tax man.
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.
CROWN POINT | A lot of old faces will populate the new year's upcoming election ballot.
There’s no easy way to sugarcoat the Lake County Republican precinct organization’s replacement of Hank Adams as county assessor.
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.
CROWN POINT | Jolie Covaciu became Lake County's first female county assessor Friday evening.
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.
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.
CROWN POINT | Two south county women are competing to become the first female Lake County assessor.
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