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HAMMOND │ The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority Board of Directors will gather in an executive session Dec. 9 to negotiate a contract between the SSCVA and Fair Oaks Farms regarding a 2014 air show.
INDIANAPOLIS | The mayors of the most populous cities in Lake and Porter counties declared Tuesday they will fight a proposal to add the state's existing ban on gay marriage and a new prohibition on civil unions to the Indiana Constitution.
Eric Krieg has every right to speak his mind. It would just be nice if he would get something right once in a while.
The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority (aka Lake County Convention and Visitors Bureau) announced the annual Gary Air Show would be relocated from Lake County, where it has been for the last 10 years, to a private business in Newton County — Fair Oaks Farms.
Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. is complaining about the South Shore Air Show moving to Fair Oaks Farms, in effect saying tourism efforts should be confined to Lake County's boundaries. Hogwash, we say.
Thomas McDermott Jr. is mayor of Hammond.
Ernest Talarico, Ph.D. at Indiana University Northwest in Gary, is surrounded by medical students during a remembrance ceremony to honor veterans who have donated their bodies for medical education and research through the International Human Cadaver Prosection Program at the university. Tal…
The Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom benches were dedicated at a memorial in Hammond Monday morning.
Ernie Dillon looks on as U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, speaks during the Veterans Day Memorial and Dedication in Hammond Monday morning.
Leading a ceremony honoring veterans at IU Northwest is, from left, Sgt. 1st Class James Caver, the primary ROTC instructor at IU Northwest, and three ROTC cadets Jamal Sheriff, Aidan Hussey and Brittany Jackson.
Hey, Tommy, what day is it?
INDIANAPOLIS | John Gregg, the 2012 Democratic nominee for Indiana governor, announced Wednesday he will not make a second run for the state's top job.
HAMMOND | Jennifer Pepin told residents Thursday at Morton High School that the city's College Bound program has saved her life.
If every problem has a tipping point, Hammond residents should look at the tipping fees they're paying for garbage dumped in landfills.
INDIANAPOLIS | Seven months after state lawmakers imposed a temporary moratorium on new apartment registration or inspection ordinances and fees, landlords and cities appear no closer to agreeing how best to promote renter safety and minimize costs.
HAMMOND │ Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr.’s veto of an increase in city towing fees was the hot topic at Monday’s Hammond City Council meeting.
HAMMOND | Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. has vetoed an increase in towing fees recently adopted by the Hammond City Council.
HAMMOND | Effective Jan. 1, the city will consolidate four departments into the Department of Public Works if the move is approved by the City Council.
Hammond did the right thing in repaying Highland early for the River Park Apartments demolition loan. It saves money and builds political capital.
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