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Interact: Bodies found in Northwest Indiana

Interact: Bodies found in Northwest Indiana

Seven bodies have been found in Northwest Indiana since Oct. 17. Darren Vann, the suspect, is currently in custody.

October 30, 2014 12:30 pm
And the winners of the Summer Magic Photos Contest are ...

And the winners of the Summer Magic Photos Contest are ...

Nearly 100 people around the Region shared with us their best summer-themed photos for the NWI Communities Summer Magic Photo Contest. Thank you to all who entered!

September 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Map: Expanding Ivy Tech locations

Map: Expanding Ivy Tech locations

Ivy Tech Community College is growing its locations and strategic alliances.

September 05, 2014 5:09 pm
Map: South Shore expansion stations/options

Map: South Shore expansion stations/options

Maps released by NICTD on a new website explaining the South Shore West Lake expansion to Dyer show five potential station sites along the 8-mile route. The maps also depict two route options. One would take extension riders into Chicago on a separate rail line. That separate rail line would…

August 21, 2014 4:31 pm
THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 47: Chicago skyline from NWI

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 47: Chicago skyline from NWI

Chicago sometimes seems like it's a whole world away from the Region despite the fact the Loop is less than 20 miles away from the the outermost limits of Northwest Indiana.

August 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Interact: Train blockages

Interact: Train blockages

The Times takes a look into train crossing blockages around the Region in 2014.

July 31, 2014 5:00 pm
Map: Hammond train crossings

Map: Hammond train crossings

This map illustrates the six train crossings in Hammond that are most frequently blocked by trains and the locations where the most citations are written.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am
Anita Beezhold, Leon Simon named winners of Beverly Hillbillies Lookalike Contest

Anita Beezhold, Leon Simon named winners of Beverly Hillbillies Lookalike Contest

NWI Communities and The Theatre at the Center collaborated for the NWI Communities Beverly Hillbillies Lookalike Contest. Both Anita Beezhold, of Lansing, and Leon Simon, of Schererville, were declared the winners.

July 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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NWI Communities extending Beverly Hillbillies lookalike contest til July 10

NWI Communities extending Beverly Hillbillies lookalike contest til July 10

"Come and listen to my story 'bout a man named Jed. A poor mountaineer, barely kept his family fed. And then one day he was shootin' at some food, and up through the ground came a-bubblin' crude. Oil that is..."

July 03, 2014 6:00 pm
Map: U.S. 30 closure

Map: U.S. 30 closure

U.S. 30 will be closed between U.S. 41 and I-65 from 10 p.m. July 2 through 10 a.m. July 3.

July 02, 2014 12:21 pm
And the winner of the NWI Communities Father's Day Contest is...

And the winner of the NWI Communities Father's Day Contest is...

More than 20 readers shared with NWI Communities details about why their dads are simply the best, and we have to agree. These local dads sound like amazing folks!

June 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Map: NWI bike trail bridges

Map: NWI bike trail bridges

Bicycle and pedestrian bridges are slowly populating the region, changing the look of some neighborhoods and inviting outdoor types to try out a region mainly known for its gritty industrial heritage. Here are some of the most recent ones constructed in the region:

June 15, 2014 12:00 am
NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

There was this one day when I was a kid that I remember clear as day. The house we lived at was maybe a block away from Reavis Elementary School in Lansing. My dad took me to the park to play. Neither of my brothers joined us. It was just the two of us and my stuffed bunny, and I was thrilled.

June 11, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Interact: Price of poverty

Interact: Price of poverty

This interactive infographic provides a deeper look at poverty in Northwest Indiana and beyond.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am
Map: Poverty in Northwest Indiana

Map: Poverty in Northwest Indiana

Federal poverty threshold guidelines say that a single person who makes $11,670 or less annually and a family of four who makes $23,850 or less annually lives in poverty.

June 08, 2014 12:00 am
NWI Communities is hosting a Father's Day Contest

NWI Communities is hosting a Father's Day Contest

There was this one day when I was a kid that I remember clear as day. The house we lived at was maybe a block away from Reavis Elementary School in Lansing. My dad took me to the park to play. Neither of my brothers joined us. It was just the two of us and my stuffed bunny, and I was thrilled.

May 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Show us your spring colors

Show us your spring colors

It took long enough, but it seems as though spring has finally sprung in Northwest Indiana! So while you're out enjoying this gorgeous weather, snap a few photos of spring colors and email them to Times Digital Producer Laura Lane at laura.lane@nwi.com. She'll add them to a gallery online at…

May 11, 2014 12:00 am Related
Map: Potholes around the region

Map: Potholes around the region

If you happen to notice a pothole while you're out and about, let us know! Email Times Digital Producer Laura Lane at laura.lane@nwi.com with an address or details about the location where the pothole is located. If you're able to safely take a picture of the pothole, be sure to send that ov…

May 08, 2014 3:58 pm
And the NWI Communities Mother's Day Contest winner is...

And the NWI Communities Mother's Day Contest winner is...

After reading through the 21 submissions entered for the NWI Communities Mother's Day Contest, it's safe to say there are quite a few phenomenal moms out and about in the Region.

May 08, 2014 12:00 pm Photos

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NWI Communities hosting Mother's Day Contest

NWI Communities hosting Mother's Day Contest

I went to college in Chicago. Living at home and commuting seemed like a more reasonable idea than moving to the city. At the very least, it saved me quite a bit of money.

May 07, 2014 12:30 pm Photos

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NWI Communities hosting Mother's Day Contest

NWI Communities hosting Mother's Day Contest

I went to college in Chicago. Living at home and commuting seemed like a more reasonable idea than moving to the city. At the very least, it saved me quite a bit of money.

May 04, 2014 12:30 pm Photos

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Changes coming to NWI Communities sites

We've been doing some sprucing up on nwi.com and the NWI Communities sites lately, Some of you may notice some of those changes right away, but we just wanted to share some of the highlights:

March 03, 2014 12:00 am
And the winner of the NWI Communities Valentine's Day Contest is...

And the winner of the NWI Communities Valentine's Day Contest is...

I told you all about the elementary school heartthrob who couldn't even spell my name right on the Valentine's Day card he gave me. I was so completely heartbroken. However, it did make me feel a little better knowing I'm not the only one around the Region who has an embarrassing albeit hila…

February 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

When I think of funny Valentine's Days memories, one in particular stands out to me.

February 10, 2014 4:10 pm
Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

When I think of funny Valentine's Days memories, one in particular stands out to me.

February 10, 2014 3:45 pm
Dreaming of sunshine and warmth

Dreaming of sunshine and warmth

Tom Carlson of Bolingbrook plays football at one of the beaches at Indiana Dunes State Park.

February 05, 2014 11:03 am
Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

Share your funniest Valentine's Day stories for NWI Communities contest

When I think of funny Valentine's Days memories, one in particular stands out to me.

January 31, 2014 11:00 am
Map: South Shore Line, Metra Electric Line

Map: South Shore Line, Metra Electric Line

Commuters from around the region generally use both the South Shore Line and the Metra Electric Line to get to Chicago if they go by public transportation.

January 19, 2014 12:00 am
Potholes

Potholes

Potholes are prominent along Oakwood Avenue between 186th and 188th streets in Lansing. Some of the worse potholes have been filled in.

January 08, 2014 3:08 pm
Potholes

Potholes

Potholes are prominent at Oakwood Avenue between 190th and 191st streets in Lansing.

January 08, 2014 3:04 pm
Potholes

Potholes

Potholes are prominent at Oakwood Avenue between 190th and 191st streets in Lansing.

January 08, 2014 2:59 pm
Potholes

Potholes

Potholes are prominent at Oakwood Avenue between 190th and 191st streets in Lansing.

January 08, 2014 2:56 pm
Potholes

Potholes

Potholes are prominent along Oakwood Avenue between 186th and 188th streets in Lansing. Some of the worse potholes have been filled in.

January 08, 2014 2:48 pm

Talk to us: What are your experiences with the potholes on Cline Avenue?

We asked our followers on The Times Facebook Page to comment on their experiences with the potholes on Cline Avenue. Check out their responses and add yours.

January 05, 2014 12:00 am
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