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Winfield Township

MARC CHASE: Leadership is antidote for local GOP disorder

MARC CHASE: Leadership is antidote for local GOP disorder

It's clear the Lake County GOP needs some serious counseling for an acute case of split personality disorder.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Infighting hinders GOP's fighting chance

Lake County needs a strong two-party system, but the infighting in the Lake County Republican Party isn't helping.

March 31, 2014 12:00 am
MARC CHASE: Lease should expire on government take-home cars

MARC CHASE: Lease should expire on government take-home cars

Calumet Township Trustee Mary Elgin, a north Lake County Democrat, isn't the only region official opening herself to scrutiny by creating a perception of using taxpayer resources for personal benefit.

March 18, 2014 12:00 am Photos


Opponents of Illiana converge on NIRPC meeting

PORTAGE │ Opponents of the proposed Illiana Expressway voiced their concerns to the Transportation Policy Committee of the Northwestern Regional Planning Commission at a meeting Tuesday.

August 13, 2013 2:12 pm
Not all libraries have debt on their books

Not all libraries have debt on their books

Northwest Indiana's public libraries have been anything but quiet in recent years.

June 15, 2013 5:15 pm Photos


LOFS Clubhouse closed for near future

LOFS Clubhouse closed for near future

WINFIELD TOWNSHIP | The Lakes of the Four Season Clubhouse will be closed for an undetermined amount of time after a man drove a van in reverse into the building on Sunday, authorities said.

May 13, 2013 6:30 pm Photos


Vehicle crash damages LOFS clubhouse, officials report

WINFIELD TOWNSHIP | The clubhouse at the Lakes of the Four Seasons was damaged Sunday after a man accidentally drove his car in reverse into the building, officials said.

May 12, 2013 7:30 pm

Leroy man dies after vehicle crash

WINFIELD TOWNSHIP | An 86-year-old man died after being involved in a vehicle crash Sunday afternoon at 13100 Montgomery Street, police said.

April 21, 2013 7:59 pm
Fire damages Winfield Township home

Fire damages Winfield Township home

WINFIELD TOWNSHIP | A fire damaged a house at 12707 Gibson St. on Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

April 17, 2013 9:45 pm Photos


Groups consider funding options for fire service

WINFIELD | Town and Winfield Township officials understand the Lakes of the Four Seasons Fire Force needs additional funds, but they haven't decided how it will be provided to the fire service.

February 05, 2012 12:00 am

LOFS Fire Force proposes fire territory

WINFIELD | Establishing a fire territory to fund the Lakes of the Four Seasons Fire Force could be the department's best option to overcome financial struggles, Fire Chief Graham Federico said.

December 22, 2011 12:00 am

Council gives a friendly review of other Lake government spending plans

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council made its review of about 60 government budgets for 2012 relatively quick and easy.

September 26, 2011 7:30 pm

Working together to become more efficient

Lake County's 11 townships are working together to reform and streamline their operations in the face of continued pressure from Gov. Mitch Daniels and some legislators to abolish townships in Indiana.

September 23, 2011 7:30 pm

Child drowns in pool of Winfield Township residence

WINFIELD TOWNSHIP | A 3-year-old girl drowned in a residential pool Sunday night in the 8600 block of East 123rd Place in the Stoney Run subdivision, according to the Lake County coroner's office.

August 22, 2011 5:15 pm

SBOA looking Lake County GOP printing in Winfield Township building

WINFIELD | The Indiana State Board of Accounts will examine whether taxpayer money was used to pay expenses for the building that for years housed printing equipment used by Lake County Republicans.

July 11, 2011 12:00 am

Winfield to remain in current Town Hall

WINFIELD | The Town Council will not relocate Town Hall.

July 05, 2011 9:15 pm

Little Cal levee upkeep fee disputed

Property owners as far away as Crown Point could be paying for maintenance of the Little Calumet River levee system under a bill proposed by local legislators in the Indiana House.

January 28, 2011 12:00 am

Crown Point Community School Corp. referendum officially on the ballot

CROWN POINT | The Lake County elections board voted unanimously Wednesday to place a referendum on the May 3 ballot that could grant a tax raise for Crown Point Community School Corp.

January 27, 2011 12:00 am

35 graduate from leadership program

Leadership Northwest Indiana celebrated the graduation of its 28th class Friday with 35 leaders from region companies and other organizations completing the program.

December 04, 2010 12:00 am
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