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Towns team up for Main Street repaving

MUNSTER | After a rough winter, who wouldn’t like to see Main Street repaved?

August 04, 2014 6:58 pm

Portage downtown project could be expanded

PORTAGE | Plans for redevelopment of the city's downtown took a bit of a turn Thursday.

June 26, 2014 6:18 pm

Griffith plans Main Street makeover

GRIFFITH | A major face-lift is coming to Main Street this spring, the Town Council said Tuesday.

February 19, 2014 10:00 pm

No one wants Main Street extension project

After being put on the back burner by Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission funding, the Main Street extension's biggest supporter, Munster's own Town Manager Tom DeGuilio, says they are simply "putting of the inevitable ... nothing is going to change ... it'll fall into place an…

September 22, 2013 12:00 am
Water trucks will roll until end of month

Water trucks will roll until end of month

Susan Nowlin, of the 700 block of Cline Avenue in Griffith, speaks at the Town Council meeting Tuesday evening about the heavy truck traffic on Cline Avenue and Main Street due to the Enbridge Energy project.

September 17, 2013 10:12 pm
Water trucks will roll until end of month

Water trucks will roll until end of month

Griffith resident Robert Medrano, of the 600 block of Cline Avenue, told Town Council members Tuesday that trucks transporting water from Enbridge Energy to Gary are rolling stop signs and are creating a dangerous situation in his neighborhood.

September 17, 2013 10:09 pm

Proposed Main Street extension hits snag

DYER | The proposed Main Street extension project has hit a road block, and that is likely good news for Dyer residents who vehemently oppose the project.

September 08, 2013 11:15 pm

I invite Nangle to visit our Main Street neighborhood

I am writing in response to William Nangle's July 28 column, "NWI needs better roads." I take offense to him labeling those of us NIMBYs (not in my backyard) because we are against the Main Street extension.

August 11, 2013 12:00 am

Have you asked why signs object to road extension?

I am writing about William Nangle's July 28 column about Northwest Indiana's roads. I am one of those "NIMBY's" he referred to.

August 11, 2013 12:00 am
Schererville is building a future for town

Schererville is building a future for town

Schererville is a community of residential neighborhoods with dedicated and progressive public officials and staff who work to maintain and improve the quality of life for our residents.

August 11, 2013 12:00 am Photos


Dyer group fights Main Street extension

Dyer group fights Main Street extension

DYER | Jeff Van Hecke says he’s been hearing it loud and clear from residents on each side of the state line: no Main Street extension.

July 07, 2013 7:30 pm
Hobart salon owner fears Main Street closure will put crimp in her business

Hobart salon owner fears Main Street closure will put crimp in her business

HOBART | Teresa Lake isn't pleased about a road closure that went up Monday southwest of her hair salon.

April 01, 2013 6:00 pm
Main Street closure puts crimp in Hobart salon owner's business

Main Street closure puts crimp in Hobart salon owner's business

Detour signs at Fifth and Main streets in Hobart route traffic around work that has begun to replace sewer lines on Main Street. The owner of Artiste Organic Salon and Spa said she is afraid the closure of up to 45 days could hurt her business.

April 01, 2013 12:00 am

Dyer discusses proposed Main Street extension on Thursday

DYER | Dyer has scheduled a meeting for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Town Hall to talk about the proposed extension of Main Street into Illinois.

March 23, 2013 5:57 pm
Pence declares focus is jobs

Pence declares focus is jobs

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has a simple explanation for why he's not hanging around the Statehouse while the Indiana General Assembly is in session – it's jobs.

March 17, 2013 6:00 am

Hobart's downtown business owners retain history by tapping into facade grants

HOBART | Century-old buildings in the heart of Hobart's historical district continue to get a new look thanks to the city's facade grant program.

December 30, 2012 8:30 pm

Food, fun, music planned for Hebron block party

HEBRON | A smorgasbord of food, music and fun will be available for the fourth annual town block party to be held from noon to 7 p.m. Oct. 6 at Alyea Park.

September 23, 2012 5:30 pm
A road trip

A road trip

Times Columnist Phil Potempa's oldest brother Tom, and parents Peggy and Chester, stand by one of the original sheriff's cars along Main Street of Mount Airy, N.C., the hometown of Andy Griffith.

July 25, 2012 12:00 am

Highland Main Street cancels July and August meetings

HIGHLAND | The Highland Main Street meetings for Wednesday and Aug. 22 have been canceled.

July 23, 2012 12:00 am

Hebron wants to increase water connection costs

HEBRON | The Hebron Town Council will hold a hearing at its May 15 meeting on a proposed increase in the disconnect and connection fee for water customers.

April 17, 2012 9:00 pm
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