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Valpo students challenged to be more kind

Valpo students challenged to be more kind

VALPARAISO | Some 300 Northview Elementary students laughed, clapped and listened intently on Tuesday as motivational speaker Brian Williams challenged them to be more kind.

September 09, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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Entrepreneurial initiative touts $33.2 million impact in Northwest Indiana

Entrepreneurial initiative touts $33.2 million impact in Northwest Indiana

A state-sponsored entrepreneurial initiative is touting a $33.2 million economic impact in Northwest Indiana.

November 18, 2013 4:00 pm

Community fair will highlight job training

About a dozen East Chicago residents are starting new careers as nursing assistants or semi-truck drivers, as a result of the Holistic Community Coalition's workforce development program.

July 09, 2013 4:15 pm

State switching to electronic business registration reminders

INDIANAPOLIS | Hoosier companies and nonprofit organizations will soon no longer receive a mailed paper reminder from the Indiana secretary of state to renew their state business registrations.

June 17, 2013 10:20 am Related
Lakeshore Public Media names new CEO

Lakeshore Public Media names new CEO

MERRILLVILLE | James Muhammad, a Peabody Award-winning director of radio services for West Virginia Public Broadcasting, is the new president and CEO of Lakeshore Public Media.

April 11, 2013 9:12 am

LARC to host annual Appreciation Dinner

SCHERERVILLE | LARC, a nonprofit organization providing services to people with developmental disabilities, will host its annual appreciation dinner April 12, at Villa Cesare, 900 Eagle Ridge Drive.

April 03, 2013 12:00 am

Local nonprofit finalists selected to receive donation

MERRILLVILLE | Influential Women of Northwest Indiana has released the list of nonprofit finalists that will be considered to receive a donation from the event. The Northwest Indiana 501(c) 3 nonprofit finalists will use the funds for projects that will directly benefit women/girls.

January 16, 2013 1:52 pm

SouthSTAR Services welcomes new director of development and community relations

CHICAGO HEIGHTS |  Local nonprofit organization, SouthSTAR Services, welcomes a new director of Development and Community Relations, Jennifer Wojcikowski.

November 14, 2012 12:00 am

BMW donates $10,000 to Dunes National Park Association

CHESTERTON | A Facebook fundraising campaign spearheaded by BMW raised $10,000 for the Dunes National Park Association.

September 24, 2012 7:15 pm

The Times organizes Facebook contest to support charities

With the click of a mouse, readers have the opportunity to more closely follow The Times through social media and support nonprofit organizations in Northwest Indiana.

July 09, 2012 5:00 pm

Retaining a cultural legacy

WHITING | August Carlino scoffs at the notion that Pittsburgh – or any area – should make a clean break from its cultural roots when planning for the future.

April 11, 2012 5:00 pm
Leaders in former auto powerhouse work through recovery process

Leaders in former auto powerhouse work through recovery process

FLINT, Mich. | Lorene Randall could have left the city years ago. Randall retired from Delphi Corp. after working 34 years for it and its predecessor companies in Flint. Her husband Frank died nearly four years ago, and her 27-year-old grandson, Jermaine, was gunned down in a drive-by shooti…

July 10, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Rust belt resurgence: Leaders manage recovery

Rust belt resurgence: Leaders manage recovery

City officials and business leaders say Flint is at least moving in the right direction to make over its downtown, attract younger people to the area and rebuild its jobs base. But the aura of a dangerous reputation lingers over the city.

July 09, 2011 11:39 pm Photos

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Lakeshore Public Television and Radio to seek outside assistance

MERRILLVILLE | Lakeshore Public Television and Radio plans to look for outside help in evaluating the organization's business strategy and management structure.

April 25, 2011 9:45 pm

Gary native pitches Emerson development plans

GARY | In his aspirations to revitalize one neighborhood in the city, Anthony Broadnax concedes his development plans already have been about 10 years in the making.

March 25, 2011 6:30 pm
Hammond man helps homeless, spreads awareness through YouTube interviews

Hammond man helps homeless, spreads awareness through YouTube interviews

Their stories are common enough. Yvette, whose days still are spent at school, lost her apartment three months ago when her building was razed. So did Linda and her three children, who lived in the same building.

December 25, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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Munster man's comic book on a mission to keep the faith

Munster man's comic book on a mission to keep the faith

MUNSTER | Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird! It's a plane! No. It's the Anointed 7?

October 15, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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INnovation Center hosts grant workshop Sept. 7

HAMMOND | The Hammond INnovation Center, in partnership with the Northwest Indiana SBDC, will host the next Lunch and Learn workshop with Jim McShane of Grants Inc. from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 at 5209 Hohman Ave.

August 27, 2010 1:20 pm

Workshop can help nonprofit organizations boost fundraising

MERRILLVILLE | The Indiana Youth Institute is offering a workshop to help nonprofit leaders assess and improve organizational fundraising plans.

July 27, 2010 12:00 am
Chicago TV reporter entertains at Arc BRIDGES fundraiser

Chicago TV reporter entertains at Arc BRIDGES fundraiser

HOBART | Chicago's WLS-TV entertainment reporter Janet Davies left the celebrities behind to share an evening with Northwest Indiana supporters of Arc BRIDGES last week at the annual Buds and Blossoms fundraiser.

May 03, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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