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East Chicago businessman strikes deal on tax charges

HAMMOND | The owner of an East Chicago graphic design business has entered into a plea agreement in connection with a federal charge of making a false statement under oath on a tax return.

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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's report on Gary

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's report on Gary

This report on Gary's economic prospects is part of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's Industrial Cities Initiative.

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Twain's truth in statistics shows in GOP-controlled state government

GUEST COMMENTARY: Twain's truth in statistics shows in GOP-controlled state government

Mark Twain once famously said: “There are lies. There are damn lies. And then there are statistics!”

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Cedar Lake approves financing for police, fire radios

CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Town Council has approved a five-year financing agreement for police and fire radios.

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Commissioners approve public safety share for townships

CROWN POINT | Lake County Commissioners have voted to provide eight suburban and rural fire and emergency medical service providers a share of the county's public safety income tax revenue.

July 17, 2014 7:45 pm

Cedar Lake defers vote on South Shore interlocal accord

CEDAR LAKE – The council is still on board with the South Share Rail extension project, but it is holding off on approving the project's interlocal agreement until its attorney can review it.

July 16, 2014 7:15 pm
MARC CHASE: Powell, bad government swing taxpayers over barrel

MARC CHASE: Powell, bad government swing taxpayers over barrel

How does it feel to be swinging over a barrel, Lake County? Is the redness in our faces from the blood-rush of hanging upside down over the barrel, or is it the hot facial plume of embarrassment?

July 16, 2014 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Income tax revenue isn't a catchall for new county spending

The lines just keep getting longer for sectors of local government begging for a piece of the revenue generated by the Lake County local option income tax.

July 15, 2014 12:00 am

Witness says she saw Ventura get punched in bar

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A woman testified Monday that she saw someone punch Jesse Ventura in 2006 at a California bar, contradicting the former Minnesota governor's assertions that the incident described in a slain military sniper's autobiography never happened.

July 14, 2014 7:26 pm
COMMENTARY: Public corruption deters economic growth

COMMENTARY: Public corruption deters economic growth

Northwest Indiana is missing a great economic opportunity.

July 13, 2014 12:00 am
Study: NWI communities among most desirable in state

Study: NWI communities among most desirable in state

A recent study by NerdWallet places St. John, Dyer, Cedar Lake, Crown Point and Munster in Indiana's top 20 desirable places for homeowners.

July 12, 2014 8:24 pm

County employees look for better pay day

CROWN POINT | Lake County government employees have watched their elected officials lavish tens of million this year on everyone but them.

July 12, 2014 8:20 pm

St. John ready to accept paving bids

ST. JOHN | The town no longer owns its roads. Sort of.

July 10, 2014 8:16 pm

Vendors sought for Paws for Homeless Animals Day

HOBART | The third annual Paws for Homeless Animals Day is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 23 at Festival Park, 111 Old Ridge Road.

July 10, 2014 12:00 am

Repay saved us from an even higher income tax

I’m sick of hearing about Lake County Commissioner Mike Repay and the county income tax. Maybe some of you should ask and get the facts before you put blame.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Work toward Indiana-Illinois tax reciprocity

GUEST COMMENTARY: Work toward Indiana-Illinois tax reciprocity

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence recently conducted a conference intended to make our state’s tax code simpler and more competitive.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

Townships get seats at public safety tax table

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council agreed Tuesday to provide eight suburban and rural fire and emergency medical service providers a share of the county's public safety income tax revenue.

July 08, 2014 7:15 pm

Chicago gets heave-ho as America's Cup host

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Windy City got the heave-ho in the race to host the 2017 America's Cup. Sailing's marquee regatta is either headed back to San Diego or will be held on the northern tip of the Bermuda Triangle.

July 08, 2014 5:18 pm

Chicago gets heave-ho as America's Cup host

SAN DIEGO | The Windy City got the heave-ho in the race to host the 2017 America's Cup. Sailing's marquee regatta is either headed back to San Diego or will be held on the northern tip of the Bermuda Triangle.

July 08, 2014 5:21 pm

Lake officials contribute $2 million to South Shore expansion

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council voted 4-2 Tuesday to give to $2 million annually the expansion of  the South Shore commuter train.

July 08, 2014 3:30 pm

Tri-Creek shops for four new school buses

LOWELL | The Tri-Creek School Corp. board is soliciting bids for four new buses as part of its 25-year plan.

July 06, 2014 5:09 pm

Visclosky makes another whistle stop for South Shore money

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials are standing at the ticket window pondering whether to pay $2 million a year to ride the South Shore commuter train expansion.

July 03, 2014 5:22 pm
Gary school buildings need millions of dollars in repairs

Gary school buildings need millions of dollars in repairs

GARY | The Gary Community School Corp. needs a minimum of $6.5 million to repair and renovate some of the school buildings that will be open this fall.

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St. John acts on road bond measures

ST. JOHN | The town is several steps closer to issuing $5.2 million in bonds to pay for about 20 miles of road improvements.

June 26, 2014 8:27 pm

Different benefits for a family's different situations

National Family Month takes place each year from Mother’s Day in May to Father’s Day in June, and coincides with the end of the school year when families are able to spend even more time together. It is the perfect time to spend more time focusing on each member of your family.

June 25, 2014 12:00 am
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