GARY | A Thanksgiving gospel concert will be performed at noon Saturday at the Genesis Convention Center, 1 Genesis Center.
GARY | As Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson approaches her second Thanksgiving in office, she set a goal to increase the City’s charitable efforts over last year. Thanks to the contributions of scores of local churches, non-profit organizations and businesses, the city is well on its way to ac…
VALPARAISO | The Women Lawyers Association at Valparaiso University will present a screening of the documentary film “Miss Representation” at 4 p.m. Friday at Valparaiso University School of Law.
When Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson requested urgent assistance from the Indiana State Police, it was obvious the city's homicide problem was bad. As Lauri Harvey Keagle's stories today show, the problem is alarming.
Indianapolis | Gov. Mike Pence today named appointees to a Blue Ribbon Panel to plan the next generation of transportation infrastructure in Indiana.
GARY | Gary’s first female Mayor announced the city’s first ever marathon. Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson joined other city officials, event organizers and sponsors at a press conference to share details about the “Dawn of the Dunes” Marathon at Marquette Park. The event is the first of its kind…
SCHERERVILLE | “If there were more women in Congress, in the Legislature, in municipal, state and the federal government, we would be a lot better off,” said Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson during Saturday's AAUW luncheon.
When Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson asked Gov. Mike Pence for immediate assistance from the Indiana State Police, she didn't get what she expected.
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson asked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence for help in cleaning up the city's crime problem. What she received instead was help in cleaning up the police department.
GARY | The promotion of a once-convicted felon to the rank of Gary police special operations commander illustrates an example of what's plaguing the department, a state-issued evaluation concludes.
GARY | Staffing deficiencies, a pervasive lack of respect for authority and low confidence in command are plaguing Gary Police Department operations, a state report culling department employees' views concludes.
GARY | A panel of legislators and health care leaders fielded questions Wednesday during a town hall style discussion about the Affordable Care Act.
Lake County Sheriff John Buncich has joined Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson's call for the state to help raze 10,000 abandoned buildings in the city. Those two voices need others locally to form a chorus of support for the effort.
An stealth move to push through the hiring of a new Gary/Chicago International Airport director failed on a 3-3 vote Friday. That's the wrong way for the new airport board to operate.
Gary is a breeding ground for gangs, drugs and violence. It doesn’t need to hang out a welcome sign. The bad guys know.
GARY | The city of Gary and the Indiana Department of Transportation joined together Friday to commemorate the city's historic streetcar rail line with the unveiling of a historic marker at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Broadway, where streetcars used to travel during the first half of the …
The Ports of Indiana Commission is pumping $1.7 million into its Portage facility to improve the rail and sewer infrastructure. That's important work to keep the deepwater facility viable.
GARY| Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson plans to announce her appointments to the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority board Friday.
GARY | Gary's most celebrated native and his brothers are being honored in a rare photo exhibit that debuted Wednesday at South Shore Event Center at Majestic Star Casino in Gary.
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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