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Construction Advancement Foundation lands $154K grant for worker training

PORTAGE | The Construction Advancement Foundation, a regional trade association based in Portage, landed a $154,124 federal grant for worker training.

September 15, 2014 10:01 am
Hammond plans major road project on Chicago Street

Hammond plans major road project on Chicago Street

HAMMOND | The city is developing a federal aid project to reconstruct and widen Chicago Street (formerly known as Ind. 312) from South Brainard Avenue at the border with Illinois to the East Chicago border at White Oak Avenue.

September 05, 2014 5:55 pm Photos

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Cedar Lake won't pay for South Shore Rail extension

CEDAR LAKE | The Town Council has rejected the South Shore extension interlocal agreement.

August 20, 2014 9:30 pm
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August 17, 2014 12:00 am

Munster approves funding interlocal agreement for South Shore extension

MUNSTER | The town is stepping up financially in its support for the South Shore Line extension.

August 15, 2014 6:45 pm

Munster police receive armored vehicle for SWAT efforts

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department has its own armored personnel carrier, free of charge, to bolster a joint SWAT effort with a neighboring department.

August 14, 2014 3:06 pm

Grant will boost development of Teibel Nature Park in S'ville

SCHERERVILLE | A $200,000 grant awarded to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources will be allocated to the Schererville Park Board to develop Teibel Nature Park.

August 06, 2014 12:05 am
THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 28: Portage's Lakefront and Riverwalk

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 28: Portage's Lakefront and Riverwalk

PORTAGE | Driving the entrance road to the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk takes one up and down and around the dunes.

August 02, 2014 12:00 am

Schererville wins $200,000 grant for Teibel Nature Park

SCHERERVILLE | A $200,000 grant awarded to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources will be allocated to the Schererville Park Board for the development of Teibel Nature Park.

August 01, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Declining steel numbers are stark reminder of need for new economic path

The numbers show a staggering decline, especially for longtime region residents who remember when steel was king in Northwest Indiana.

July 29, 2014 12:00 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Live United, Northwest Indiana

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Live United, Northwest Indiana

Northwest Indiana is a great place to live, work and raise a family. These facts are sometimes disregarded when we read about high crime rates, poverty and unemployment. But tremendous work is being done all around us on a daily basis by countless unsung heroes. They are the individuals (pro…

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Cedar Lake firefighters given grant for equipment, training

CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Volunteer Fire Department has been awarded a $58,247 grant under the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Assistance to Firefighters Grant program

July 18, 2014 12:05 am

Hobart approves South Shore interlocal accord

HOBART | The City Council affirmed Hobart’s support of the South Shore commuter rail extension Wednesday by joining an interlocal agreement associated with the project.

July 17, 2014 5:50 pm
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July 13, 2014 12:00 am
Steel dumpers could face tariffs as high as 118 percent

Steel dumpers could face tariffs as high as 118 percent

Steel dumpers beware: The U.S. government may start imposing tariffs of up to 118 percent.

July 11, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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East Chicago Fire Department receives $126,317 grant

EAST CHICAGO | The East Chicago Fire Department has been awarded a $126,317 grant under the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.

July 11, 2014 12:00 am

Plan to improve 109th Avenue nearing completion

WINFIELD | It has taken more than 2.5 years, but the communities along 109th Avenue should soon learn what needs to be done to make the road a safer, more attractive and pedestrian-friendly road.

July 04, 2014 10:00 pm
Amid political chaos, Stars and Stripes still stands

Amid political chaos, Stars and Stripes still stands

On Sept. 13, 1814, Francis Scott Key watched the bombardment of Fort McHenry, discovering at daybreak that his American countrymen withstood the enemy’s assault. And what signaled their victory? Amidst the cannon flashes and beams of light cutting through the haze and smoke of battle, it was…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Visclosky makes another whistle stop for South Shore money

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials are standing at the ticket window pondering whether to pay $2 million a year to ride the South Shore commuter train expansion.

July 03, 2014 5:22 pm

Supreme Court ruling draws mixed reaction from Indiana

Politicians and organizations, including some from Indiana, issued comments of support and of disappointment following a Supreme Court ruling regarding contraceptive coverage.

June 30, 2014 5:00 pm
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