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Gary homicides reaching alarming rate

Gary homicides reaching alarming rate

Abandoned buildings like this one in Flint, Mich., in June 2011 can be havens for crime. Flint led the nation in 2012 with the highest homicide rate for a city over 100,000 residents.

October 26, 2013 10:45 pm
Cole Midgett, Lowell

Cole Midgett, Lowell

Lowell wide receiver, Cole Midgett, left, was a standout before graduating. The St. Xavier standout was almost killed this summer in a car accident. He was at the Lowell-Crown Point game on Friday night and spoke about the experience for the first time.

August 23, 2013 9:01 pm
Rudy Clay

Rudy Clay

Mayor Rudy Clay delivers remarks at a ceremony to break ground and start construction for the Marquette Park Lakefront East Project in Gary, April 15, 2011.

June 04, 2013 6:07 pm
Rudy Clay

Rudy Clay

Mayor Rudy Clay delivers remarks at a ceremony to break ground and start construction for the Marquette Park Lakefront East Project in Gary, April 15, 2011.

June 04, 2013 6:00 pm
New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

Merrillville police Sgt. Robert Wiley gives a Taser demonstration in April during a training program at the Merrillville Police Department. Police credit a new firearms training program in Merrillville and Hobart for their successful response to a crash involving four suspects in a Porter Co…

August 20, 2012 6:39 pm
New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

Merrillville police Sgt. Robert Wiley, right, leads Officer Allison Ellis through a training program earlier this year at the Merrillville Police Department. The program was one of a number of technological advancements funded through a Community Oriented Policing Services grant.

August 20, 2012 6:40 pm
New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

New firearms training played role in keeping public, police safe in Hobart incident

Sgt. Robert Wiley demonstrates the Taser function of a new virtual reality training program at the Merrillville Police Department.

August 19, 2012 12:00 am
2011 Crown Point Corn Roast

2011 Crown Point Corn Roast

Libby Brown, 2, of Crown Point, enjoys corn during the 2011 Crown Point Corn Roast in downtown Crown Point.

June 06, 2012 12:00 am
Hammond soldier receives Purple Heart for combat injuries

Hammond soldier receives Purple Heart for combat injuries

Brig. Gen. Joe Osburn, 81st Troop Command commander, presents Spc. Doug Rachowicz with the Purple Heart on Friday during a ceremony at the National Guard Armory in Valparaiso. The Hammond soldier returned home a month ago after he was injured in early January in an explosion in Afghanistan t…

May 04, 2012 11:50 am
Munster police adding canine program

Munster police adding canine program

Munster Police honor guard carry out a wreath to honor fallen officers during an annual police memorial ceremony outside the Munster police department, Friday, May 20, 2011.

April 11, 2012 10:08 am
Yogi Ferrell

Yogi Ferrell

March 21, 2012 7:19 pm
Yogi Ferrell

Yogi Ferrell

March 21, 2012 7:17 pm
Jerry Palm

Jerry Palm

Schererville resident Jerry Palm runs two websites that use mathematical formulas to predict college football and basketball tournament rankings.

February 21, 2012 10:00 pm
One Region, One Vision approach has many facets

One Region, One Vision approach has many facets

Youngstown, Ohio Mayor Jay Williams speaks during a Gary and Region Investment Project Urban Exchange in Gary on April 27. Williams is now part of the Obama administration, as executive director of the Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers.

February 19, 2012 12:00 am
Dancing with the Local Stars 2011

Dancing with the Local Stars 2011

Joel Palascha, coordinator for community affairs for U.S. Steel-Gary Works and partner Beth Coberg compete in the Dancing with the Local Stars event at the Merrillville Radisson in this Feb 24, 2011, file photo.

February 17, 2012 12:00 am
Study: Tourism contributes $1.6 billion to Lake County economy

Study: Tourism contributes $1.6 billion to Lake County economy

Great Lakes surfer Jim Hoop rides a wave in Whiting, Saturday, May 14, 2011.

February 06, 2012 9:53 am
Luke Oil has expansion plans.

Luke Oil has expansion plans.

Nadia Grisolia fills her car at a Luke gas station on Ridge Road in Griffith in May 2011. Luke Oil Vice President Tom Collins Jr. said the diversified company plans to open at least five new gas stations and convenience stores in 2012. 

January 04, 2012 2:15 pm
Times POY 2011 - Blizzard

Times POY 2011 - Blizzard

Lake County Highway Department driver Roger Ohlenkamp walks through deep snow to prepare a chain to tow his snowplow out of a ditch in Crown Point on Feb 2. The truck ended up in a ditch due to a civilian driver that would not move.

December 30, 2011 12:34 pm
Portage's Mackenzie Barcelli No. 2

Portage's Mackenzie Barcelli No. 2

Portage's Mackenzie Barcelli has advanced to the IHSAA state gymnastics finals in her first two years.

December 24, 2011 6:51 pm
Young and old face biggest challenge to eating healthy foods

Young and old face biggest challenge to eating healthy foods

A Meals on Wheels employee loads up his car with food to be delivered to people in need.

October 26, 2011 12:00 am
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