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Purdue Technology Centers recognized for incubating startups

Purdue Technology Centers recognized for incubating startups

One the best places to incubate a startup company is in a Merrillville business park, at least according to the industry professionals.

May 27, 2014 5:00 am

Event outlines how to do business with the government

MERRILLVILLE | A workshop about doing business with the government will be from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Purdue Technology Center of NWI, 9800 Connecticut Drive.

May 07, 2014 11:00 am
Hey, techies, office space is half off

Hey, techies, office space is half off

MERRILLVILLE | Tech startups can get a deep discount on office space at the Purdue Technology Center in Merrillville if they are commercializing patented innovations from any university in Indiana or Illinois.

April 15, 2014 12:07 pm Photos

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Purdue Technology Center provides 24/7 co-working space for business people

MERRILLVILLE | Business people could strengthen their ability to complete operational tasks on a flexible schedule through a subscription program offered at the Purdue Technology Center of Northwest Indiana.

September 13, 2013 12:00 am

Manufacturers can learn about defense contracting

The U.S. Department of Defense is far and away the biggest spender among federal agencies, with a $613 billion budget.

August 23, 2013 10:15 am
WORK/AFTER WORK Meet the eco-preneurs Carl and Lorrie Lisek

WORK/AFTER WORK Meet the eco-preneurs Carl and Lorrie Lisek

People nationwide know husband and wife business partners Carl and Lorrie Lisek for their roles in promoting alternative fuel and vehicle use and as environmental consultants.

August 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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New angel investment group starts in NWI

New angel investment group starts in NWI

CROWN POINT | Northwest Indiana is now home to its own so-called "angel" investment group, the Lakeshore ArchAngels.

May 20, 2013 11:31 am Photos

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EDITORIAL: Casino isn't a sure bet for Calumet City

Calumet City Mayor Michelle Markieiwicz Qualkinbush is right to be concerned about the number of vacant homes in the city. But looking to a casino as an answer to the city's problems is a big gamble.

May 14, 2013 12:00 am

Science Coalition names Visclosky a 'Champion of Science'

WASHINGTON | The Science Coalition, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization of more than 50 U.S. research universities that advocate for federal investment in scientific research has named U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, a “Champion of Science.”

May 10, 2013 12:00 am

Call for creative thinkers begins

MERRILLVILLE │ Another year of discovering the most creative thinkers and innovators of Northwest Indiana begins Friday.

May 09, 2013 1:52 pm
DOUG ROSS: Colleges need more state support

DOUG ROSS: Colleges need more state support

Ivy Tech Community College has merged the large northwest and north central regions in a cost-cutting move. The university has a nearly $60 million funding gap, according to Ivy Tech President Thomas Snyder.

April 19, 2013 12:00 am
DOUG ROSS: College pays off, but you pay a lot for it

DOUG ROSS: College pays off, but you pay a lot for it

Two events this week spotlighted the importance of higher education in Northwest Indiana. 

March 22, 2013 12:00 am
JOHN DAVIES: Route of innovation includes twists, turns

JOHN DAVIES: Route of innovation includes twists, turns

Are creative entrepreneurs self-taught?

February 10, 2013 12:00 am

State, others want farmers markets to take SNAP benefits

State agencies and Indiana educational and nonprofit organizations are hosting a seminar in Merrillville later this month to teach operators of farmers markets how accepting federal food assistance benefits can create benefits for shoppers and the markets.

January 02, 2013 3:00 pm
JOHN DAVIES: Purdue Tech Center evolving with spirit of discovery

JOHN DAVIES: Purdue Tech Center evolving with spirit of discovery

Which best describes the Purdue Technology Center of Northwest Indiana?

July 08, 2012 12:00 am
EDITORIAL: Gov. Daniels prepares to Boiler Up

EDITORIAL: Gov. Daniels prepares to Boiler Up

Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels has skills that will, we hope, serve Purdue University well when his term as governor ends and he transitions to his new role as university president.

June 26, 2012 12:00 am

"e" Engaging NWI Business Women tour Purdue Technology Center March 13

MERRILLVILLE | "e" Engaging NWI Business Women and their guests will tour the Purdue Technology Center of Northwest Indiana on March 13 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

February 29, 2012 12:19 pm
Clean Cities awards electric cars to local towns

Clean Cities awards electric cars to local towns

CROWN POINT | Leaders throughout Northern Indiana converged on South Shore Clean Cities' headquarters Wednesday as 13 communities received new electric vehicles.

September 21, 2011 3:15 pm Photos

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Environmentalist touts Yellowstone's eco success story

Environmentalist touts Yellowstone's eco success story

CROWN POINT | Yellowstone National Park is one of the most eco-friendly public properties in the nation, but an official there says that wasn't always the case.

September 09, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Business connects fans to entertainment

Business connects fans to entertainment

CHICAGO | When Valparaiso University graduate Chris Bauman created FanFound in 2007, his mission was to connect musicians, venues and their audiences.

August 16, 2011 12:00 am
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