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Dyer takes up texting system to keep residents in the loop

DYER | The town has come up with a new way to keep its residents informed: texting.

October 13, 2014 6:00 pm
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December 19, 2013 12:00 am
AT&T: Don't text and drive

AT&T: Don't text and drive

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville High School students had an opportunity to participate in a simulation focusing on the dangers of texting while driving.

September 19, 2013 7:15 pm Photos

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Treat texting while driving as a major danger

Recently on the news, we have been hearing of a controversy on texting while driving. Statistics show that texting while driving is almost as dangerous as drunk driving. The distraction of your phone takes your eyes off the road.

January 23, 2013 12:00 am

Chicagoans can now text 311

CHICAGO | Chicagoans can now send text messages to the city's non-emergency 311 system.

December 19, 2012 12:00 am
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August 22, 2012 12:00 am
Teenage texting is up; epic phone calls are down

Teenage texting is up; epic phone calls are down

A new report has found that as the frequency of teenage texting continues to increase, teen use of the phone is on a significant downslide.

March 26, 2012 9:00 am
Teenage texting is up; epic phone calls are down

Teenage texting is up; epic phone calls are down

Teenage texting is up; epic phone calls are down

March 26, 2012 9:00 am
Getting your child to leave the virtual world

Getting your child to leave the virtual world

Getting your child to leave the virtual world

February 20, 2012 9:00 am

Legislature votes to ban texting while driving

INDIANAPOLIS | Texting while driving is close to becoming illegal in Indiana.

April 29, 2011 6:00 pm

House rewrites child porn revision to exempt sexting

INDIANAPOLIS | Younger Hoosiers may no longer face child pornography charges for sending each other sexually explicit photographs of themselves via cellular phone, a practice known as sexting.

March 30, 2011 6:00 pm

Senate wants drivers to put down their phones

INDIANAPOLIS | Hoosier motorists texting -- or talking -- on a telephone while driving could face a fine of up to $500 under legislation approved by the Indiana Senate Tuesday.

March 15, 2011 7:30 pm

Ind. Senate plan would ban talking, texting while driving

INDIANAPOLIS | A proposed ban on texting while driving was changed Monday by the Indiana Senate to prohibit all telephone use while driving, including making or receiving calls, unless using a hands-free device.

March 14, 2011 5:00 pm

Senate committee OKs texting-while-driving ban

INDIANAPOLIS | An Indiana Senate committee voted 7-2 Tuesday to send a House-approved texting-while-driving ban to the full Senate, despite concerns it doesn't do enough to prevent distracted driving.

March 01, 2011 12:15 pm

Senate committee votes to prohibit texting while driving

INDIANAPOLIS | Three weeks after the Indiana House voted to prohibit texting while driving, the ban is picking up momentum in the Indiana Senate.

February 11, 2011 4:30 pm
Texting TIPS

Texting TIPS

Valparaiso Police Chief Michael Brickner announces the new TIP411 anonymous texting system Tuesday during a press conference at the department. Anonymous tipsters must put "VALPO" as the first word of their text to 847411 in order for the Valparaiso Police Department to receive the message.

July 20, 2010 10:47 am
Texting TIPS

Texting TIPS

A poster for the Valparaiso Police Department was displayed Tuesday that shows off the department's new TIP411 anonymous texting system.

July 20, 2010 10:47 am
Texting TIPS

Texting TIPS

Valparaiso Police Department Chief Michael Brickner, left, announces their new TIP411 anonymous texting system Tuesday while Valpraiso Mayor Jon Costas watches during a press conference.

July 20, 2010 10:47 am
Texting TIPS

Texting TIPS

Valparaiso Police Public Information Officer Sgt. Michael Grennes shows off their new TIP411 texting system Tuesday during a press conference at the department.

July 20, 2010 10:47 am

Council to motorists: Don't touch that touchscreen

CROWN POINT | The only user interface Lake County Council members wants motorists to have is both eyes on the road.

July 14, 2010 12:00 am
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