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St. John Township

Townships get seats at public safety tax table

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council agreed Tuesday to provide eight suburban and rural fire and emergency medical service providers a share of the county's public safety income tax revenue.

July 08, 2014 7:15 pm

2 target shooters arrested; bullet enters S'ville home

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | Police said they arrested two men who were target shooting Saturday after a 45-caliber bullet broke through a neighbor's glass door and lodged in a staircase.

September 22, 2013 12:05 am

Dyer, five others discuss pros, cons of creating fire territory

DYER | Officials from Tri-Town and surrounding communities are discussing the pros and cons of creating a fire territory.

December 17, 2012 5:52 pm

Fairbanks Street is closing for two weeks for line work

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | Fairbanks Street between 73rd (Joliet Street) and Phillips Road will be closed to traffic beginning Monday for about two weeks.

October 28, 2012 12:05 am

Police seeking tips on St. John Twp. homicide

CROWN POINT | Lake County police on Thursday sought help from the public as they continued to investigate the slaying of an 83-year-old St. John Township man.

February 16, 2012 9:00 pm

Lake County police investigating St. John Township homicide

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | Police launched a homicide investigation after an elderly man was found dead inside his home Wednesday, officials said.

February 16, 2012 9:00 am

Misplaced machines create voter confusion in St. John Twp.

Election officials intend to find out how several voting machines designated for a polling place in the Lake Hills subdivision of St. John Township ended up at Clark Middle School in St. John, an elections attorney said Tuesday.

November 08, 2011 5:39 pm

State lawmaker scrutinizing Lake County townships

INDIANAPOLIS | A top Indiana House Republican has begun meeting with Lake County township officials ahead of township reform proposals likely to be offered during the 2012 legislative session.

August 08, 2011 6:00 pm

Region lawmakers not moving to avoid primary race

INDIANAPOLIS | None of the four Northwest Indiana Democratic state representatives paired with a colleague in a new legislative district is planning to move to avoid a primary election race.

July 06, 2011 4:00 pm

Polling place issue cleared up in St. John

ST. JOHN | St. John residents who were left off the town's voting map the last two elections will vote in town for the May 3 primary.

April 23, 2011 11:00 am

Area officials defend township government

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | It was the middle of the night when Jean Shepherd received a call from local police saying that a woman in the area needed help.

January 15, 2011 2:00 pm

St. John Township Trustee

Learn more about the candidates for St. John Township Trustee.

October 28, 2010 12:00 am Related

St. John Township Board Member

Learn more about the candidates for St. John Township Board Member. (No responses received from Mary Therese Robert, George O'Donnell, Deborah A. Walters and Alfred Hansen.)

October 28, 2010 12:00 am Related
Crown Point typewriter repair man one of the last of his kind

Crown Point typewriter repair man one of the last of his kind

CROWN POINT | Al Stuckey is a dying breed. As far as he and any of his customers know, he's the only typewriter repairman left in Northwest Indiana. He repairs other office machines, too -- fax machines, computer printers -- but it's the typewriters that make him stand out.

September 03, 2010 12:00 am Photos


Bridge repairs will close part of 213th Avenue until Friday

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | A portion of 213th Avenue between Calumet Avenue and Sheffield Avenue (Hart Street) will be closed for bridge repairs today through Thursday.

June 28, 2010 5:02 pm

New facilities supporters divided

BY Louisa Murzyn

June 14, 2010 12:05 am

Lake Central High School class of 2010

Valedictorian: Erin Lynn Myers

June 11, 2010 2:00 pm

It's old, new in St. John Township

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | Voters chose some familiar names and some newcomers Tuesday in the St. John Township primary races.

May 05, 2010 12:00 am

Eight seek St. John Twp. Board seats

Four Democrats and four Republicans are vying for the right to run for three seats on the St. John Township Board.

May 01, 2010 12:00 am

Count them in

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | With an 83 percent participation rate, St. John Township ranks among the top 50 areas in the country for mailing forms back to the government, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

April 28, 2010 12:00 am
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