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LOWELL | Lowell police report five manhole covers have been stolen recently throughout the town.
LANSING | Illiana Christian High School announced Wednesday that seniors Stephanie Rietveld, of Crown Point, and Sam Vant Hoff, of South Holland, were named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship program.
CROWN POINT | Spike Albrecht paid a visit to his alma mater recently before heading to Ann Arbor for his junior year at the University of Michigan.
The Indiana Writers’ Consortium will host its Creative Writing Conference from 1 to 10 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Merrillville. At the networking dinner, award-winning fiction writer Barbara Shoup, author of seven novels and executive director of the Indiana Writers Center in I…
HOBART | Today is the deadline for vendors interested in participating in Hobart Tri Kappa's annual Style Show and Bazaar, to be held Nov. 9 at Avalon Manor. This event is the Hobart chapter's main fundraiser and includes a style show, dinner, bountiful basket raffles, and unique vendors cho…
Everyone in Northwest Indiana is welcome to join thousands of children and adults in Lake, Porter, Jasper, LaPorte, Newton, Pulaski and Starke counties at 10 a.m. Friday and put their noses in a book during the 12th annual Time Out for Reading event co-sponsored by the Northwest Indiana Lite…
LAKE STATION | An Autumn Harvest Celebration will be hosted today through Oct. 26) at Bellaboo’s Play and Discovery Center, sponsored by www.HarvestTymeFun.com. All activities are included in the regular admission fee. This schedule will feature My-Size Mini Maze, Chalkboard Pumpkins, Giant…
MUNSTER | Munster High School is conducting a Career & College Readiness Fair today for its students.
Polish-American Heritage Month celebration is set for Sunday in the Calumet Region.
GRIFFITH | When Ball State University conducted a planning session in Griffith in 2011, the bike trail that ran through from Colfax to 45th Avenue was listed as one of the most underutilized assets within the town limits.
Calumet football coach Ivan Zimmer has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week. Zimmer earned the honor after the Warriors picked up the sixth straight win, 45-30 over Lake Station.
Alex Segoviano scored twice to give the Bloom Township boys soccer team a 2-1 Southland Athletic Conference win over Crete-Monee on Tuesday.
CROWN POINT | A Gary man was charged Monday after police said he strangled a woman and held her for two hours Saturday while he beat her, court records show.
Munster's Frank H. Hammond Elementary School is one of eight Indiana schools recognized Tuesday as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2014.
GARY | An 18-year-old man is accused of robbing at gunpoint a man for his pizza and cookies.
VALPARAISO | Two children were placed in custody of the Department of Child Services after police found drugs and dirty conditions inside their mother's apartment at a Valparaiso homeless shelter.
Frank Mrvan is a Democratic state senator from Hammond. A story in some Sunday editions identfiied him as a former state senator.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position that needs to be filled in October.
PORTAGE | The Portage Fire Department will hold its annual Fire Prevention Open House from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Oct. 4 at Portage Fire Station 1, 3401 Swanson Road.
CHESTERTON | A Chesterton grocery store was scammed out of nearly $500 by a quick change artist on Saturday.
HAMMOND | A 17-year-old man is accused of being part of an armed robbery of a cellphone.
MERRILLVILLE | The Ambassadors for Edgewater Behavioral Health Services, in partnership with the Edgewater 40th anniversary committee, host the groups' 13th annual Ambassadors Gala Oct. 17 at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza.
GARY | A 21-year-old man faces criminal charges from a home invasion in Gary.
The Beecher boys soccer team will host its 5th annual "Kick'n for the Cure" match at 4:30 p.m.Thursday
Alaina Chacon was 29-of-34 hitting with 13 kills, and was 24-of-25 serving six aces while leading Crown Point to a 25-13, 25-20, 25-18 straight-game volleyball victory against Andrean on Monday night.
EAST CHICAGO | An East Chicago man was shot multiple times in a drive-by early Sunday in the city's Harbor section, police said.
SCHERERVILLE | Police are searching for a gunman who robbed a nutrition store Monday afternoon near U.S. 30 and U.S. 41 in Schererville.
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is launching a new School of Computing and Informatics this fall with the help of a $2.5 million grant aimed at providing training for in-demand jobs.
HOBART | The attorney for a Hobart police officer on unpaid administrative leave is demanding a hearing about vacation time his client has accrued.
VALPARAISO | A woman stopped for failing to signal a turn and registration violations was arrested after police found her in possession of oregano packaged to look like marijuana.
CEDAR LAKE | A 35-year-old man was injured Sunday after his motorcycle went off the road and hit a tree, police said.
HAMMOND | The third annual chili cook-off tailgate party to benefit the Joseph Betustak Jr. Memorial Foundation Inc. is Sunday at Hammond FOP Lodge 51, 7527 Kennedy Ave.
PORTER | A Merrillville man died after a bicycle accident on Friday and police are seeking witnesses to the accident.
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GARY | The member of any boys or girls Indiana state basketball championship team in IHSAA history is invited to contact the Gary Chamber of Commerce. The chamber plans to honor all state champion hoopsters at the seventh annual Lakeshore Classic event Nov. 28 and 29 in Gary.
PORTER TOWNSHIP | A Porter Township man was arrested after neighbors said he brought a gun and shish kabobs to a bonfire.
Beta Mu chapter of Phi Delta Kappa Inc. recently inducted into its sorority 10 educators directly or indirectly involved in the field of education.
SCHERERVILLE | The 56th annual ArcelorMittal Machine Shop Retirement Party, one of the longest running in the industry, will be held Oct. 25 at the Halls of St. George, 905 E. Joliet St.
PORTAGE | The 22nd annual Elvis Fantasy Fest returns to Portage, Oct. 10-12 with the theme, "Red, Hot and Blue."
Veteran Bishop Noll Institute social studies teacher John Trafny has authored a fourth book on the history of Gary that was released in July by Arcadia Publishing.
GARY | Indiana State Excise Police cited two bars, arrested or cited 20 people on alcohol, traffic and littering charges, and issued four warnings Saturday in Gary.
As part of its effort to highlight its 2013-14 class, the Society of Innovators of Northwest Indiana has selected Debi Pillarella and Lana Zimmer as its July Innovators of the Month.
The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore offers a variety of programs this month on the shores of Lake Michigan. For more information, call (219) 395-1882 or visit www.nps.gov/indu.
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Volunteer Fire Department and the Ladies Auxiliary host their annual fire prevention open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Crown Point Fire Station, 126 N. East St.
SCHERERVILLE | The Citizens Savings Foundation has awarded $118,000 to local charities.
MERRILLVILLE | Emmanuel Lutheran Church has scheduled a voter registration event at the church, 5375 Harrison St. in Merrillville.
SCHERERVILLE | A portion of Alexander Street between 77th Avenue and York Road will be closed Tuesday during a culvert replacement project.
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