South Shore Line
Lake County's local government offices often become bastions of second chances, and they're not always the good kind.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Gary man convicted last year of rape and sentenced to 60 years in prison has won a new trial.
MUNSTER | The town is stepping up financially in its support for the South Shore Line extension.
As Northwest Indiana continues to struggle with how to make public transportation function better, Valparaiso is a shining example of how it should be.
Cedar Lake Councilman Greg Parker may be a decent guy, but he doesn’t belong in government.
The plan to improve service on the South Shore's main line, as well as finally build the West Lake Corridor extension, is sound.
GARY | A former Burns Harbor port director will discuss "adventures in transportation" at the Gary Chamber of Commerce's annual membership luncheon.
LOWELL | In a 3-2 vote Monday, the Town Council committed a portion of its economic development income tax money to support extension of the South Shore commuter rail line.
I still remember the first time that I rode to Chicago on the South Shore Railroad by myself. It was 1982, my senior year in high school, and I was going downtown to be inducted into the military at the old MEP Center on Michigan Avenue.
SCHERERVILLE │ U.S. Rep. Hal Slager, R-Schererville, provided a legislative update Friday to members of the Lake County Advancement Committee during its monthly meeting at Teibel’s Family Restaurant.
Hammond Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. is the special guest of the April 9 edition of the Political Roundtable.
U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky is on the verge of doing what no other politician has ever done – unite Lake County.
It's become an all-to-common scene in Lake County: Box-laden dollies being tugged up the metal ramps of moving trucks as folks seek greener pastures elsewhere.
It looks like history may be in the making with recent approval to fund a bikes-on-trains study for the South Shore Line.
I want to board the train.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence signed into law 223 of the 224 legislative proposals approved this year by the Indiana General Assembly, and allowed the remaining measure, scuttling the state's energy-efficiency program, to become law without his signature.
From the diverse cultures our cities showcase to the serene natural beauty of Lake Michigan — regardless of what you’re looking to do or see, you’ll find it just a short car, bus or train ride away.
A westbound South Shore Line train arrives at the East Chicago station.
DYER | The Town Council pledged its support Thursday for the South Shore extension.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has put a $4 million exclamation point on years of work by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, in building local support and funding to expand the South Shore Line to Dyer.
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