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RICH JAMES: Why not honor those who died on streets?

RICH JAMES: Why not honor those who died on streets?

There were highly emotional scenes across Northwest Indiana during the Memorial Day weekend with parades, services at cemeteries and war memorials.

May 28, 2014 12:00 am
RICH JAMES: Indiana legislative session was waste of money

RICH JAMES: Indiana legislative session was waste of money

It could have been worse. Much worse.

March 16, 2014 12:00 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Three approaches to fight school shootings

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Three approaches to fight school shootings

On the heels of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, many ideas have been proposed to stop the violence. In regard to firearms, some groups want to ban and confiscate all guns while others want to legally arm all residents, and in particular, school administrators and teachers.

April 07, 2013 12:00 am
Comforting local children

Comforting local children

Watson Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Gretchen Pishkur is surrounded by the nearly 1,000 teddy bears that have been collected.

January 19, 2013 12:00 am
YOUNG VOICES: More guns, laws won't keep us from cliff

YOUNG VOICES: More guns, laws won't keep us from cliff

We are on the verge of falling off a moral cliff.

January 07, 2013 12:00 am
Snowflakes unite community

Snowflakes unite community

Visitors to First United Methodist Church write messages on a banner bound for Sandy Hook School students during the Snowflakes for Sandy Hook event at the church.

January 05, 2013 6:03 pm
Snowflakes unite community

Snowflakes unite community

Connor Kuhlman, 12, leaves a snowflake he made at a table with others to be sent to Newtown, Conn., the site of the shootings last month that killed 20 elementary school students and six adults. More than 200 people gathered for the Snowflakes for Sandy Hook event at First United Methodist C…

January 05, 2013 6:03 pm
Snowflakes unite community

Snowflakes unite community

Grace Kuhlman, 11, looks at a snowflake after cutting it from paper Saturday at First United Methodist Church. Grace joined more than 200 people at the Snowflakes for Sandy Hook event at the Church, a communitywide project to make snowflakes for Sandy Hook Elementary School students  as they…

January 05, 2013 6:02 pm
Snowflakes unite community

Snowflakes unite community

Children run, dance and play while musician Jill Hayman-Aponte plays acoutistic guitar Saturday afternoon at First United Methodist Church during the Snowflakes for Sandy Hook event in Crown Point. "This isn't a memorial, this is a celebration of our children and a way of lending support," s…

January 05, 2013 6:02 pm
Crafters send mittens with a message to Newtown

Crafters send mittens with a message to Newtown

"Chester Raccoon stood at the edge of the forest and cried. 'I don't want to go to school,' he told his mother. 'I want to stay home with you. I want to play with my friends. And play with my toys. And read my books. And swing on my swing. Please may I stay home with you?'" — "The Kissing Ha…

December 27, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Station officials pause to reflect on killings in Connecticut

LAKE STATION | The City Council at its last meeting of the year paid tribute to those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

December 20, 2012 9:00 pm
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