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Bishop Noll's Jahari Davis rushes against Whiting in Week 8. The wide receiver has opened up his offense and is being used as a running back as well. The senior captain is working hard under first-year coach Paul Douglass, who is working to turn the program around.
Wheeler's Clay Turpin looks for room to run in a game against Hanover Central on Oct. 3. The Bearcats (7-1) will open Class 2A sectional play at North Judson on Oct. 24.
A South Shore train bound for Chicago stops for passengers at the downtown Gary Metro Center station. The South Shore extension to Dyer and improvements to the Gary station could get an airing as the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission updates it 2040 Comprehensive Regional Plan.
Passengers at the Gary Metro Center South Shore station board a train bound for Chicago. The South Shore extension to Dyer and improvements to the Gary station could get an airing as the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission updates it 2040 Comprehensive Regional Plan.
Lake Station quarterback Kody Lemley looks to pass against Whiting in the regular season. The senior and his Eagles will travel to play LaVille in Friday's Class A Sectional 41 opener.
The baggage claim area stands empty at the Gary/Chicago International Airport. The Northwest Indiana Regional Development is required by state law to assist in development of the airport.
Wheeler's Kaitlyn Bell tries to make a point in a recent match against Hanover Central. After spending most of her junior season on the JV squad, the senior has played well on varsity for the 18-4 Bearcats. "It was always in the back of my head that I was going to show (Coach Brown) that I d…
Valparaiso's Bryce Crook runs for a touchdown on a kickoff against Michigan City. The Vikings junior has three return scores among a team-leading six touchdowns.
Valparaiso's Bryce Crook celebrates a touchdown on a kickoff return against Michigan City. The Vikings junior has three scores on special teams among a team-leading six TDs.
New Prairie's Kelsey Tyler, left, LaPorte's Kailee Schoof and Valparaiso's Alison Mundell race toward the finish line at last year's Chesterton Sectional. Schoof will be one of the favorites to win the title this season.
Crown Point High School's Abby Kvachkoff played volleyball, basketball and tennis for the Bulldogs. She earned The Times' Indiana female athlete of the year honors.
Mission Cmdr. Karen Kovach, left works with Communications Director Ashley Immig, 12, a Kahler Middle School student, during a mission on the "space ship" in last winter at the Challenger Learning Center at Purdue University Calumet.
Chesterton's Shelby Snyder, left and Sammi Ostrom celebrate a point in the season opener at Andrean. Ostrom is also a cellist in the school's advanced orchestra.
Chesterton's Sammi Ostrom, left, looks to spike over Andrean's Meranda Garcia in a recnt game against Andrean. Ostrom's other love is playing cello.
A young girl salutes with her brothers both during the rededication of the Griffith War Memorial and Sherman Tank, in 2009.
Visitors to Kregal's Pumpkin Patch in Lowell pick out their perfect pumpkin. There's an event for everyone in The Times Fall Calendar.
State Sen. Earline Rogers, center, is joined by state Rep. Vernon Smith, left, and Gary teacher Denise Johnson for last May's Community Conversation on Education to discuss strategies to advance learning, enhance student engagement and improve schools.
The Donald C. tug boat broke through ice in the Port of Indiana in January. Earlier this year, U.S. Steel had to curtail steelmaking operations at Gary Works because the ice conditions on the Great Lakes were so bad ships were not able to deliver iron ore. U.S. Steel said the weather's impac…
Michigan City's East Pier Lighthouse, a 110-year-old steel and concrete structure, is one of the few on the Great Lakes still in possession of its original ironwork raised walkway.
Photographs and artifacts fill the John Dillinger Museum at the Indiana Welcome Center, home to the South Shore Convention and Visitors Center, in Hammond. The SSCVA Board of Directors on Thursday approved an eight-year contract to move the museum to the Old Lake County Courthouse in Crown P…
The John Dillinger Museum's most valuable relic is the original wooden colt pistol said to have been carved from wood by Dillinger and used to make his escape from the Crown Point jail on March 3, 1934.
THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, Day 1: The dunes
Bob Golding, of Munster bids on a propterty during the 2009 tax sale at the Lake County Government Center. Since then, tax-delinquent properties have been sold online.
According to the American Pyrotechnics Association, consumer sales of fireworks surged to $662 million in 2013, up from $284 million in 1998.
A sign directs visitors to the Fronius building in Portage's AmeriPlex at the Port business park.
A high dive and four low-diving boards are featured in the new 50-meter olympic-sized pool at Lake Central High School. Whether at school, a YMCA or elsewhere, swimming lessons can save lives.
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Olympic medalist and 2002 Merrillville grad David Neville III is the new track and field coach at Taylor University.
Griffith's Matt Colomes broke the school record for doubles this season with 14. He leads his team with a .456 batting average.
Hanover Central's Ashley Yoways is one of 10 area players who will compete in Saturday's North-South All-Star game in Carmel. The Iowa-bound pitcher is District 1's Miss Softball candidate. The winner will be announced in between Saturday's doubleheader at Cherry Tree Softball Complex.
Hobart's Brandon Murray was drafted in the 30th round of the 2014 MLB Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.
Rain that deluged the region throughout a weekend in 2008. Hobart's Brickie Bowl was completely underwater.
Andrean shortstop Nick Podkul makes a throw from his knees during a game in May against Munster.
A truck approaches the toll booth at the eastbound entrance of the Indiana Toll Road in Portage in April. The toll road operator is looking at filing for bankruptcy and selling the right to operate the 157-mile road.
The operators of the Indiana Toll Road declared bankruptcy on Sunday, leaving the fate of the 157-mile road in the hands of a federal judge and creditors.
Valparaiso No.2 singles player Madisen Kammerer slams a return to Crown Point's Abby Kvachkoff on Thursday.
Valparaiso's Madisen Kammerer has played like a veteran for the Vikings this season.
Griffith's Kody Hoese, right, committed recently to Tulane, making his college selection before his junior season. Hoese hit .378 with 26 RBIs as a sophomore.
Longshoremen work to unload coils of steel from the hold of the Federal in mid April in the Port of Indiana Burns Harbor. Business at the Ports of Indiana Burns Harbor continues to grow with more ships use the facility this year and more cargo tonnage processed.
Lake Station Mayor Keith Soderquist, left, leaves the Hammond Federal Courthouse with his wife Deborah, center, and the mayor's stepdaughter, Miranda Brakley. All pleaded not guilty to charges in an 11-count criminal public corruption indictment.
Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk is the newest addition to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is owned by the National Park Service and managed by the City of Portage.
T.F. South's Brian Seymour, right, said he is excited to play under the lights at Gary's U.S. Steel Yard. The Rebels play rival T.F. North at 7 p.m. today.
Steve Kearney, right, will be retiring as Chesterton girls track coach after this season. Kearney is a Chesterton graduate and has spent his entire teaching and coaching career at the school.
In April, job recruiters from nearly 50 local businesses met with job candidates during the Indiana University Northwest 13th annual Career Fair in the Savannah Center gymnasium. Indiana's jobless rate held steady in May. Unemployment in Northwest Indiana increased slightly to 7.3 percent, w…
Alexander Yadron, 8, of Crown Point cuts green pepper with help from chef Jason Delgado during a Lil Chef's Cooking Class at the Crown Point Civic Center. Getting kids involved in the kitchen may help them be more flexible with trying new foods.
Milka Atchley, from ArcelorMittal's Burns Harbor, plants celery with South Haven Elementary School kindergarten student, Hunter Reid, 6, last spring as part of the school's Teaching Garden.
Embrace spring by updating and improving your home! Many ideas can be found at local home and garden shows. Here, Debi Sawa, of Chesterton, left, talks with Jean Carter, of Fashion Flooring & Llighting in Valparaiso Friday during the Porter County Annual Home and Lifestyle Show at the Po…
A sign directs visitors to the Fronius building in Portage's AmeriPlex at the Port business park. Much of the recent business development in Northwest indiana has been taking place in modern business parks, including AmexiPlex at the Port in Portage, Lake Business Center in Munster and North…
Portage's AmeriPlex at the Port business park is shown. Much of the growth in manufacturing is now taking place in suburban business parks. Northwestern Indiana mayors heard about the challenges and promise facing Northwest Indiana when it comes to economic development from a nationally know…
Merrillville's Taylor Woods performs a floor exercise at the Valparaiso Regional on Friday. Woods and teammate Kristina Goodman have led Merrillville to its first state championship appearance in over a decade.
An egret flies over Roxanna Marsh in East Chicago while feeding last summer. The Grand Calumet River, once dubbed "the filthiest stream in the world," is improving, thanks to multiagency partnerhips and dredging projects.
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