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Valpo board balks at detention basin proposal

VALPARAISO | Having detention basins that are more than simple holes in the ground means the city has to do more to maintain them so they don't become unsightly.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
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February 07, 2014 12:00 am

S&P 500 starts 2014 with a 2-day decline

NEW YORK | After last year's big party in the stock market, 2014 is starting off with a nagging hangover.

January 04, 2014 5:44 pm

Stocks rise on mergers, homebuilder outlook

The stock market got a boost on Monday from mergers, homes, and phones.

September 09, 2013 4:28 pm

Warnings of slower sales drive U.S. stocks lower

NEW YORK | Grim sales forecasts from two major companies and concern the Federal Reserve soon will start withdrawing its support for the economy pummeled the stock market Thursday.

August 15, 2013 5:00 pm

Small company stocks take the limelight

NEW YORK | Small companies took the limelight Monday on a slow but choppy start to the week.

May 20, 2013 4:02 pm
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May 10, 2013 12:00 am

I'm disgusted with elected officials' job performance

I'm a senior citizen, and every four years I look forward to the election of politicians thinking it will get better in America. But it just gets worse.

April 28, 2013 12:00 am

Valpo disability council struggles with attendance

VALPARAISO | The Mayoral Advisory Council on Disability welcomed a new member Wednesday, but it continues to struggle to get a quorum for meetings.

April 17, 2013 5:47 pm
Pence declares focus is jobs

Pence declares focus is jobs

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has a simple explanation for why he's not hanging around the Statehouse while the Indiana General Assembly is in session – it's jobs.

March 17, 2013 6:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Voicing opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560

GUEST COMMENTARY: Voicing opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560

On behalf of the more than 80,000 Hammond residents and businesses whose households are almost all NIPSCO ratepayers, I would like to voice my opposition to Indiana Senate Bill 560. It unfairly shifts the risk and burden of capital investment onto ratepayers instead of on monopoly utilities …

March 14, 2013 12:00 am
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March 13, 2013 12:00 am
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March 09, 2013 12:00 am
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March 08, 2013 12:00 am

US stocks edge up following Dow's record day

NEW YORK | After barreling through a record the day before, the Dow Jones industrial average meandered higher on Wednesday.

March 06, 2013 3:14 pm
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February 12, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

"I am shocked, shocked to find … gambling …" This famous line of the cynical Captain Renault to night club manager Rick in the film classic "Casablanca" comes to mind in reflecting on the practices of American credit rating agencies.

February 09, 2013 11:45 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Dodd-Frank net might ensnare family meal

GUEST COMMENTARY: Dodd-Frank net might ensnare family meal

Federal regulators recently roiled America's farmers with the release of new rules for financial instruments. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission, one of the agencies charged with implementing the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, officially announced the new requirements and said they…

November 06, 2012 12:00 am

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Demand end to D.C. gridlock to speed recovery

Our national elections are seven weeks away, with the economy as one of the key issues in political discussions on the airwaves, in workplaces and around kitchen tables. Not surprisingly, the economy is a question that often gets asked of this community banker. My answer: The economy is impr…

September 16, 2012 12:00 am

Stocks soar after ECB unveils bond-buying effort

NEW YORK | The last time the stock market was this high, the Great Recession was just getting started and stocks were pointed toward a head-first descent.

September 06, 2012 6:00 pm
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