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Miguel Arredondo, a family man, dies after short illness

EAST CHICAGO | Miguel G. Arredondo was being remembered Tuesday for a public career that spanned four decades.

May 27, 2014 5:15 pm

GUEST COMMENTARY: NIRPC's agenda includes stifling critics

In February, I said the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission was letting the whole community down. Its historical lack of transparency and failure to engage residents in setting priorities and making decisions about taxpayer money was outrageous.

May 15, 2014 12:00 am
EDITORIAL: We endorse Buncich, Bursac for sheriff

EDITORIAL: We endorse Buncich, Bursac for sheriff

Both Democrats and Republicans have decisions to make in the Lake County sheriff's race. Each party's nominee will be chosen May 6.

April 27, 2014 12:00 am Video
RICH JAMES: Sheriff Buncich has earned others' votes

RICH JAMES: Sheriff Buncich has earned others' votes

John Buncich was first elected Lake County sheriff in 1994 – a generation ago by most standards.

April 27, 2014 12:00 am

GUEST COMMENTARY: Why Everybody Counts is suing NIRPC

The issue between Everybody Counts and the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Authority is simple. NIRPC isn't complying with the terms of an agreement they signed in federal court, after a class action lawsuit was filed on behalf of people with disabilities throughout Lake County.

February 23, 2014 12:00 am

Discovery to document 'horrible' murder from 1979

GARY | An 8-year-old Calumet Township boy disappears and is found tortured and strangled, leaving police with a suspect they cannot arrest and an unsolved case that frustrated them for decades.

February 22, 2014 10:30 pm
RICH JAMES: Dominguez needs more than a smile to win

RICH JAMES: Dominguez needs more than a smile to win

Former Lake County Sheriff Roy Dominguez is suggesting there is a hew and cry for him to run for county auditor.

October 02, 2013 12:00 am

Former Lake sheriff considers county auditor race

CROWN POINT | Former Lake County Sheriff Roy Dominguez is contemplating a new foray into county politics.

September 26, 2013 6:15 pm Related

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New director expected to make E-911 finally connect

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials finally hired a full-time E-911 consolidation director, dispelling five years of indecision, disagreement and outright obstruction to a countywide merger.

July 07, 2013 10:15 pm

Lake County settles job bias suit with ex-sheriff's staffer

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials have settled a job discrimination claim by a former employee of the sheriff's department.

June 07, 2013 6:58 pm
Lake sheriff dismissal of hearing-disabled man questioned

Lake sheriff dismissal of hearing-disabled man questioned

CROWN POINT | The Lake County sheriff is defending his decision last month to dismiss a physically disabled employee and hire an ex-convict.

April 02, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Ligon may challenge Buncich for sheriff

CROWN POINT | Col. Richard Ligon, former city of Gary Public Safety director, has formed an exploratory committee to consider running for Lake County sheriff in 2014.

March 18, 2013 6:57 pm
Local megachurch navigates precarious path

Local megachurch navigates precarious path

MUNSTER | While the Family Christian Center was spending millions of dollars annually on leadership compensation, travel, meals and jet fuel, it was falling behind on its mortgage payments and racking up a list of past-due bills, a Times investigation found.

February 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Lake officials purr over animal shelter's revenue

CROWN POINT | Lake County Sheriff John Buncich said this week the Animal Control Shelter's revenues have increased substantially since he took it over in 2011.

February 07, 2013 9:22 am

Lake County leaders give governor high marks for Bonaventura selection

CROWN POINT | Leaders of Lake County's law enforcement and legal communities cheered Lake Juvenile Court Judge Mary Beth Bonaventura's appointment to oversee the investigation of child abuse and neglect.

January 30, 2013 6:30 pm

Lake County officials settle job discrimination suit for undisclosed amount

HAMMOND | Lake County officials have agreed to settle a job discrimination lawsuit filed by a former executive director of the sheriff's work release program, federal court records show.

January 21, 2013 6:02 pm

Cop's complaint about demotion signals early start to Lake County sheriff campaign

CROWN POINT | A veteran Lake County officer thinks he is making Sheriff John Buncich nervous about his political future.

January 14, 2013 12:00 am

Federal judge approves $7.2 million settlement in inmate lawsuit

HAMMOND | A federal judge signed off Friday on a $7.2 million settlement Lake County has agreed to pay to inmates who complained about jail conditions.

December 14, 2012 3:50 pm

Lake officials get out the credit card

CROWN POINT | Lake County commissioners resisted as long as they could Wednesday before voting to borrow $15 million to balance county government's 2013 budget.

November 21, 2012 3:30 pm
Scheub's victory is one for the ages

Scheub's victory is one for the ages

CROWN POINT | Lake County Commissioner Gerry Scheub may be in the autumn of his years, but he was in season with voters.

November 06, 2012 7:30 pm Photos

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