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Renovation work continues at local schools

Renovation work continues at local schools

The largest school renovation project in Northwest Indiana continues in the Lake Central School Corp., where voters in the district approved a $160 million construction referendum in 2011.

August 14, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Two educators participate in the Indiana Principal Leadership Institute

Two local educators are among those involved in the Indiana Principal Leadership Institute and are mentors in the program this week.

July 14, 2014 6:05 pm
Larry Veracco

Larry Veracco

Larry Veracco, superintendent, Lake Central Schools, attended this year's ReadyNWI event at Hobart High School.

April 21, 2013 12:00 am

Dismissed Lake Central bus driver sues district over alleged discrimination

HAMMOND | A former Lake Central School Corp. bus driver is suing the district, claiming it violated her civil rights and wrongfully terminated her, federal court records state.

November 20, 2012 7:00 pm

Lake County elections board rejects complaints against Lake Central School Corp.

CROWN POINT | County elections officials unanimously voted Tuesday to reject complaints that the Lake Central School Corp. violated election law.

June 05, 2012 12:00 pm
Lake Central School Corp. email

Lake Central School Corp. email

This image shows a parent's email and the response by Lake Central School Corp. Superintendent Larry Veracco regarding the use of email addresses for a voter referendum to rebuild Lake Central High School and construct a new Protsman Elementary School. The Times redacted personal email addre…

March 31, 2012 10:00 pm
Lake Central School Corp.'s actions during referendum questioned

Lake Central School Corp.'s actions during referendum questioned

An email from Lake Central School Corp.'s top official indicates district resources were used to push its voter referendum. But in a subsequent letter, the district denied an anti-referendum group access to the same resources.

March 31, 2012 10:00 pm Related

Lake Central School Corp. denies accusations over bullying lawsuit

HAMMOND | Lake Central School Corp. officials deny accusations they violated the civil rights of a 17-year-old Middle Eastern student, federal court records filed Wednesday show.

December 28, 2011 5:45 pm

Family of alleged bullying victim asks court to rule in its favor

HAMMOND | The family of a Lake Central High School teen is seeking a favorable ruling in its federal bullying lawsuit against school officials, claiming the defendants missed a required filing deadline.

December 27, 2011 5:30 pm
ENDORSEMENT: Vote yes for Lake Central referendum

ENDORSEMENT: Vote yes for Lake Central referendum

The last time the Lake Central School Board offered a referendum for a major school construction project, we urged the board to get more public input. Since then, the board and administration have done just that. They have listened to parents, teachers and others; and they have done the hard…

October 28, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Central referendum is on after school officials get a rap on the knuckles

CROWN POINT | Lake Central School Corp. officials received a tongue-lashing Tuesday along with approval for the new wording of a $160 million construction referendum.

July 19, 2011 8:15 pm

State revises referendum question

The state has revised the phrasing of a question Lake Central School Corp. will put to voters in November asking for a tax increase for a $160 million construction project.

July 15, 2011 6:30 pm

Crown Point referendum paves way for other school districts

The Crown Point Community School Corp. has paved the way for local districts seeking voter approval for tax increases to aid in funding shortfalls, region school officials said.

May 03, 2011 10:45 pm

Lake Central could lay off 30 teachers

ST. JOHN | Up to 30 Lake Central School Corp. teaching positions could be cut next fall as the district tries to save money.

December 03, 2010 12:00 am

Education chat with Larry Veracco

Lake Central School Corp. Superintendent Larry Veracco will take part in a live online chat from 7 to 8 tonight on the impact health insurance costs are having on school districts.

November 03, 2010 4:40 pm
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