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Porter County Economic Development Alliance

DOUG ROSS: Celebrate report's birthday by blowing off dust

DOUG ROSS: Celebrate report's birthday by blowing off dust

If the much-ballyhooed Porter County Jobs Cabinet report had a soundtrack, it most likely would include "Dust in the Wind" by Kansas. Just change the lyrics to "Dust on the Shelf."

December 20, 2013 12:00 am Related

Portage OKs economic development funds

PORTAGE | The Portage Economic Development Corp. reached out across the country and worked to better prepare students for the future this past year.

December 02, 2013 12:00 am

Planners need input from average citizens as well

Porter County Redevelopment Commission. Porter County Economic Development Alliance. Portage Economic Development Company. Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission. These are some of the groups that are planning development in Porter County and surrounding area.

November 11, 2012 12:00 am

Valpo leaders tout GreenTown on a red hot day

VALPARAISO | Mayor Jon Costas and Valparaiso University President Mark Heckler battled Thursday morning's heat and Lincolnway truck traffic noise to tout the upcoming GreenTown conference scheduled for Sept. 27 and 28 at VU.

June 28, 2012 7:00 pm

NWI business officials hype Indiana opportunities

The Northwest Indiana Forum on Thursday hosted the first Opportunity Indiana Summit at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont to promote Northwest Indiana and the state as a great place to locate, relocate or expand business operations.

May 10, 2012 5:00 pm
Valpo chamber's Richards named exec of the year

Valpo chamber's Richards named exec of the year

VALPARAISO | In what is a first for Northwest Indiana, Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce President Rex Richards has been named state Chamber Executive of the Year.

February 21, 2012 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Plant the seeds for new job growth

Porter County's formation of an economic development cabinet, to craft a countywide strategic plan for economic development, is a very good idea.

December 21, 2011 12:00 am
Kouts: a small town that's moving forward

Kouts: a small town that's moving forward

KOUTS | The reconstruction of the town's main intersection at Ind. 49 and Ind. 8 was a needed and long-awaited improvement for Kouts in 2010, and it has allowed completion of downtown beautification to become the focus of 2011.

March 06, 2011 12:00 am Photos


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