Current maritime conflicts echo earlier wars, launched over history to control global commerce and territory, while underscoring the durable importance of traditional trade routes.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's federal-phobic Legislature likely won't follow a national safety panel's recommendation that states reduce their drunken driving limits to 0.05 blood alcohol content from 0.08.
HAMMOND | Some stories are not easily told.
INDIANAPOLIS | Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah knew nothing about the NFL when he was growing up. Now, he could be a first-round pick in April's draft.
New leadership, particularly with a different political party, usually means there will be various changes in the government.
The Mayan descendants at Maroma Beach are unconcerned about a possible apocalypse; Prancer Redux exhibit and party in LaPorte, Fashion on the Shore Model Call and a unique holiday gift idea.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
There’s an old joke about how a millionaire on vacation in Mexico tries to convince a fisherman that he should start a business selling his fish, work 60 to 70 hours a week running it, make tons of money and then he can do anything in the world he wants.
Instead of making the traditional trek over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house, many Northwest Indiana residents are using the holidays as a time to get away from it all.
I had never realized that Abraham Lincoln was a captain in the Black Hawk War in Western Illinois in 1832 – indeed, I had never even heard of that war. But its impact on the young Lincoln, who witnessed atrocities against civilians by Native Americans and who also had to protect an elderly P…
For small, mom-and-pop shops that produce goods for the home but don't have big advertising budgets, the Internet helps level the playing field, bringing customers who are looking for something different.
HAMMOND | A Mexican citizen was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday after admitting he had helped move about 45 pounds of heroin to Northwest Indiana.
Dreams of becoming a civil engineer seem finally in reach for a Hammond 19-year-old who moved with her parents from Mexico to the U.S. at age 9.
HAMMOND | Johan Sanchez-Castaneda is accused of unlawfully eluding examination and inspection by immigration officers to stay in the United States.
LONDON | Yannick Agnel bested Ryan Lochte for the second night in a row at the London Olympics, upstaging the American as the biggest star in the pool so far in these games.
INDIANAPOLIS | Lawyers from the Indiana attorney general's office are training 50 Mexican prosecutors in American-style court practices via videoconference this week.
Art, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. After a visit to the Valparaiso art walk, you might be holding your eyes and wondering, "Is it art?" or, more likely, "They want HOW MUCH for that?"
This magazine, like many others, assigns every issue a theme or two. And this columnist, like many others, follows the theme when it feels right and doesn't when it doesn't. This issue has twin themes: America the Beautiful and Beach Life. And since both are so relevant to me, I had to think…
HAMMOND | A Mexican citizen pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to taking part in smuggling 47 pounds of heroin from Mexico to Gary, court records show.
CHICAGO | Two local men are among 20 defendants charged in a series of indictments stemming from a federal investigation into drug trafficking and the flow of its proceeds, officials announced Wednesday.
The hushed fluttering of millions of monarch butterfly wings is in danger of being silenced.
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