CHICAGO | The generation that's grown up posting their lives online wants a little privacy. That's not what we might expect as we debate just how much access the government should have to our mobile and online lives.
MERRILLVILLE | Five Merrillville Pop Warner youth, Joshua Benton, Razariah Combs, Brandon Dawning, Jevon Lindsey and Aubin Robinson, were recently named All-American Scholars at the national Pop Warner level.
There is a lot of good in today’s youths. Often, adults don’t see it.
Having grown up in an inner city, I understand the challenges of trying to inspire “bigger thinking” among young people who lack understanding of the possibilities available to them.
SOUTH HOLLAND | Thornton Township government is seeking community business leaders to partner with the Neighborhood Recovery Initiative Youth Employment Program.
For some South Holland students, spring break week was filled with fun entertainment, delicious food and treats, and lots of activity.
The South Shore Leadership Youth for Community Engagement Program is the first of its kind in Northwest Indiana.
Now that some of our most promising leaders have fallen from grace and Newtown, Conn., victims along with Hadiya Pendleton have been laid to rest, where do we go from here? Summer youth employment season is coming up. Maybe that will help ease the pain.
T.F. North Cheerleaders perform Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest in Calumet City.
T.F. North students participate in a game of musical chairs Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest after classes at the school. The two-day event is, "intended to mold youth, and give them some direction," said Collins, who credits the high school, and several staff members with the prog…
Calumet City's 7th Ward Alderman Antoine Collins speaks to T.F. North students Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest after classes at the school.
People say that voting is a right, a privilege or a responsibility. I believe the act of voting encompasses all three of these ideas and more. Voting is at the heart of our political process. I hope you are able to vote, are registered and ready to get to the polls.
Porter County Family and Youth Services Bureau Director Dennis Morgan, left, is retiring at the end of September and stepping aside for Lisa Jordan to take the position. Jordan is currently the vice president and director of administrative services at the bureau.
About one in five Hoosier women have been victims of rape at some point in their lifetime, according to recent shocking statistics from the Centers for Disease Control.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Bethel Community Facility Youth Camp presents its first film, "A Tale of Two Families," at 7 p.m. tonight at Marcus Cinema, 1301 Hilltop Ave., according to a news release.
At Campagna Academy, we’ve always been about new beginnings for at-risk youth and their families. As the economy and societal challenges make our jobs even more complex, I’d like to share some of the innovations in delivering care we'll highlight in our annual report.
GARY | Lake County Sheriff John Buncich will kick off his Summer Basketball League for girls and boys 6 to 14 on Monday in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana.
HAMMOND | Operation Snowball "graduate" SanDee Kotlowski Dziepak is in the process of "jump-starting" the program in the Hammond community with the help of several high school students.
EAST CHICAGO | City health, fire and building department staffers are inspecting businesses.
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