Northwest Indiana grew 1.9 percent last year, trailing both the state and nation.
Phil Potempa's weekly farm column recipe.
SOCHI, Russia | Steve Yzerman was stuck in an elevator while the maple leaf flag was raised to the Bolshoy Ice Dome rafters Sunday.
SOCHI, Russia | For organization, the Sochi Games deserve a solid 7 marks out of 10. Unless, of course, you had to shower in cold, brown water in an unfinished mountain hotel and griped about it to #SochiProblems on Twitter.
Illinois-based small businesses that want to export goods overseas can look to the state government for help getting started.
SCHERERVILLE | A prosecutor wants to shut down two popular Mexican restaurants in Merrillville and Schererville after police seized more than $139,000 from them during raids in November. Prosecutors in Lafayette and Indianapolis have filed civil forfeiture lawsuits to keep more $3.4 million…
CHICAGO | The local manufacturing sector has been surging lately, but overall economic growth in the U.S. has been slow and anemic, according to an economist who spoke Thursday.
MERRILLVILLE | A real estate and retail development and property management firm has hired a new chief financial officer, as it plans to move company leaders downtown Chicago.
SOCHI, Russia | A master showman and four-time Olympic medalist, Evgeni Plushenko knows brilliance on the ice.
Marketers claimed the revived Twinkie snack cake was the sweetest comeback in the history of ever, but that was before Gayety's Chocolates and Ice Cream announced it would reopen its Schererville location.
Sex does not necessarily sell, at least not in Hobart.
Over the last few weeks, mail carriers have swaddled themselves in layers, clutched hand-warmers and donned boots with at least 2 inches of tread.
“Football is the most popular sport in the world,” reads the opening line in an article forwarded to me by Medscape last month.
A family that has long been synonymous with car parts in Hammond is selling off its last business, one that gave extra speed to weekend racers nationwide.
The stock market soared last year, as did some commodity prices, such as for eggs, milk and vegetables.
Gas prices fell to their lowest monthly average last year in November, and are expected to continue to decline.
Manufacturing has been doing fairly well, and should see continued strength going into 2014, Berlin Metals president Roy Berlin said.
Investors had reason to celebrate, as last year U.S. stocks posted their best year since 1997.
WASHINGTON | Seeking to energize his sluggish second term, President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday night in his State of the Union address to sidestep Congress "whenever and wherever" necessary to narrow economic disparities between rich and poor. He unveiled an array of modest executive action…
The NFL and GE announced 16 winning groups in the first round of their $20 million “Head Health Challenge” just six days ago. Looking at the list of winners, three are from outside the United States. Among the American groups, 12 states are represented.
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