THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, Day 1: The dunes
Beach-goers try keep cool at West Beach in the middle of a heat wave in July 2012. Bodies of water can be deadly without using common sense and paying attention, especially to children, experts warn.
In 2012, 169 of Hammond's College Bound students attended Purdue Calumet. That represents 34 percent of the program’s participants.
Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk is the newest addition to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is owned by the National Park Service and managed by the City of Portage.
Former Portage High School and Valparaiso University basketball star Bruce Lindner.
Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels talked to third-grade students during a visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary in 2011. Teacher Tashama Stokes stands at right. Ambassador Academy has the highest number of students using vouchers in Northwest Indiana as well as the state. During the first year…
Overall revenues at Northwest Indiana casinos declined last year for the third year in a row. Here is the slots scene at Ameristar Casino, which is one of the market share leaders in the greater Chicago region.
A worker loads inner door panels for the Ford Explorer at Ford Motor Co.'s Chicago Stamping Plant in Chicago Heights in 2012. Ford sold a record number of Explorers – 175,000 – last year.
Ice Plaza at Deep River Waterpark.
Helen Hernandez, of Calumet City plays slot machines at the Ameristar Casino.
Philip Purevich talks turkey with the parade mascot prior to the 2011 McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade.
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Jill RosenbaumSchool: South CentralGrade: SeniorPosition: FNickname: RoseyColleges recruiting me/where I've committed: IU Northwest, not committed yetMy favorite basketball player, why: Larry Bird, he's from Indiana and the coaches say I play offense like him.My favorite pro/college team: Bu…
South Central's Jill Rosenbaum is the sixth player in school history to reach 900 points.
NIPSCO's R.M. Schahfer Generating Station in Wheatfield is a coal-fired power plant. Thomas Easterly, commissioner of the Indiana Department of Environmental Management, said on Wednesday that pending federal regulations will all-but ban coal-fired power plants.
Kankakee Valley tennis player Luke Sanderson
A dry-erase board on the refrigerator serves as a reminder of the children's allergies, denoted by their initials placed next to their allergy. Learning about food allergies, keeping a close eye on food labels and being careful of preventing cross-contamination can prevent mild to severe all…
Road Rants: Dyer finds some white paint, an intersection solution and navigating Dan Ryan construction zones
Stop light controller box.
Charissa Huetten, of Merrilllville, left, and Christa Tomlin, of Lansing, complete testing in transferring patients to and from beds and bedmaking in December 2011 as the nursing students work through lab finals at the University of St. Francis.
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