Showing: 1-20 of 50

State Law

MARC CHASE: When Fido has scales -- and can eat your face

MARC CHASE: When Fido has scales -- and can eat your face

Oh baby, baby, it's a wild world.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am
EDITORIAL: Keep hospital proceeds in public eye

EDITORIAL: Keep hospital proceeds in public eye

Even as Porter County officials approach a decision on how to invest their nest egg, they are leaving unanswered many key questions.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Calumet Township right to drop lawsuit

Sometimes it doesn't matter how the right thing occurs — as long as it does.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Gary Muehe, Bridgeview | "I would have to say yes, to the best of my knowledge. I consider myself a law-abiding citizen, and I'm from Illinois, That says a lot!"

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?

Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?

Region views on state and federal laws

May 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Chuck O'Neil, Valparaiso | "Not all of the time. Gun laws are one. In Georgia, the governor or mayor wants to pass a law allowing guns anywhere. That's not a good law."

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Jim Koeling, St. John | "No. I always try to obey the speed limits. As I get older I find I'm more aware of the limits, but when I was younger I acted with more abandon."

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Erin Jackman, Porter | "No, I do not. I do go too fast sometimes and litter out of my car window, too."

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Nancy Ellis, Munster | "Absolutely. I'm a role model. I'm the principal at Frank Hammond Elementary School."

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Ryan Forek, Merrillville | "I would hope so. It might be there is some obscure law that I don't know about and I violated it without knowing."

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

"Do you obey state and federal laws all of the time?"

Region views on state and federal laws

May 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Valpo schools dealing with new laws on transfer students

VALPARAISO | Recent changes in state law could force Valparaiso Community Schools to refuse students from outside the township, including some it now accepts.

April 14, 2014 12:30 am
State senator favors religion-based hiring

State senator favors religion-based hiring

INDIANAPOLIS | Should a business that claims a religious affiliation be allowed to hire only those people who share the same beliefs?

February 26, 2014 6:00 pm

House panel votes to block annuity privatization plan

INDIANAPOLIS | State lawmakers took a first step Tuesday toward halting a plan to privatize the supplemental annuity payment available to retired state and local government employees, including teachers.

January 14, 2014 11:25 am Related
Spirit of cooperation frays in fracking debate

Spirit of cooperation frays in fracking debate

CHICAGO | After environmentalists, lawmakers and the oil industry got together last year to draft Illinois' first regulations for hydraulic fracturing, the rest was supposed to be easy.

January 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Valpo council opposes gay marriage ban

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso City Council on Monday voiced its opposition to submitting a proposed gay marriage ban amendment to a statewide vote in the fall.

December 23, 2013 8:30 pm
Watchdog growls at officials using email to discuss policy

Watchdog growls at officials using email to discuss policy

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's open meetings watchdog is warning state and local government officials that using email to discuss public policy issues among themselves can appear improper, even though the practice is not necessarily prohibited by law.

December 02, 2013 5:08 pm Related
Judge dismisses Ritz lawsuit against State Board of Education

Judge dismisses Ritz lawsuit against State Board of Education

INDIANAPOLIS | A Marion County judge ruled Friday that Glenda Ritz, the Democratic state superintendent of public instruction, cannot use her Department of Education attorneys to sue the Republican-appointed State Board of Education.

November 08, 2013 4:30 pm Related

State Board of Education pushes school grade release to December

INDIANAPOLIS | Despite its repeated complaints that Glenda Ritz has taken too long to calculate school grades, the State Board of Education voted Friday to delay the public release of grades until the end of December.

November 08, 2013 2:48 pm Related

EDITORIAL: Indiana should require use of CO detectors

Four deaths in Merrillville Oct. 12, apparently from carbon monoxide poisoning, brought tears to the eyes of even people who didn't know the family.

October 25, 2013 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Poll

Loading…

Who do you support for Porter County commissioner?

View Results