The new owner of the shuttered State Line Energy plant in Hammond says he is not planning another industrial use for the lakefront site, but picturing boats, homes and bike paths.
You might not have heard this good news about the Indiana economy: The state has avoided as a whole the mistakes that result in local housing bubbles. And this, among other reasons, is why Indiana remains a relatively good place to live.
HAMMOND | Federal prosecutors closed the book on the Texas leader of the Latin Kings street gang Thursday in U.S. District Court in Hammond.
MIAMI | Season-ticket holder Cheryl Troutman walked into the Miami Dolphins' stadium for a recent exhibition game wearing a Ryan Tannehill jersey and carrying a clear baggie that contained her wallet and two packs of cigarettes.
SCHERERVILLE | Northwest Indiana foodies may soon get a new destination where they can stock up on organic kale, quinoa and a wide assortment of cheeses.
Levi Goode of the Goode Company of Texas offers a line of signature recipe specialties delivered to the door, including the impressive and sensational is the Brazos Bottom Pecan Pie, a Texas holiday tradition. It arrives in pine gift box and serves a large crowd. It has been enjoyed by a ran…
Stubb's Legendary Bar-B-Q Sauce line, which also includes rubs and marinades, has introduced a new flavor: Sticky Sweet, only available in select markets this summer, including Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. It is $3.79 at Strack n Van Til, Jewel-Osco or stubbsbbq.com.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | For a while Tuesday I thought the top treat on the midway menu at the Porter County Fair was going to be switched from the deep-fried butter balls to the flash fried basket of Speed riders.
HEBRON | The Town Council voted to downgrade its 2013 budget and upgrade its billing system Tuesday.
Martin Landau as J. Howard Marshall and Agnes Bruckner as Anna Nicole Smith Star in Lifetime's "The Anna Nicole Smith Story"
Actor Martin Landau stars as J. Howard Marshall and Agnes Bruckner as Anna Nicole Smith Star in Lifetime's cable movie "The Anna Nicole Smith Story" premiering 7 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013.
VALPARAISO | The update of the city's comprehensive plan was adopted by the City Council on Monday, two months and a little tweaking after it received the endorsement of the city's Plan Commission.
This March 12, 2013 file photo shows musician-actor Rob Zombie talking about his new film "Lords of Salem" at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. Zombie released his fifth studio album, “Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor,” last month, and he plans to support the record with a summer tour…
Rick Springfield (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, file)
Water fights used to be a fun thing to do on hot summer days. These days, they are deadly serious and can go all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
AMARILLO, Texas | A Crown Point orthodontist was sentenced Tuesday to more than four years in federal prison and ordered to pay about $1.8 million in restitution for health care fraud, Texas federal prosecutors said.
Rachel Korine arrives at the U.S. premiere of "Spring Breakers" at the SXSW Film Festival. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP Images)
If you think of the region as something less than paradise on Earth, apparently you are not alone or even in the minority.
Whiting’s Mel Dumezich has done just about everything during a brilliant prep and college career. The Texas A&M senior recently added another special honor to her loaded awards collection.
CROWN POINT | A man suspected of child molestation — who was twice released by Texas authorities before finally facing justice — pleaded guilty to a lesser battery charge Wednesday in Lake County court.
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