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State schools chief visits Crown Point schools

State schools chief visits Crown Point schools

State School Superintendent Glenda Ritz talks to media specialist Kim Winter, left, during Wednesday's tour at Col. John Wheeler Middle School in Crown Point.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am
State schools chief visits Crown Point schools

State schools chief visits Crown Point schools

State School Superintendent Glenda Ritz, center, is flanked by Principal Tim Vassar, right, and David Vode, assistant principal, on a visit to Col. John Wheeler Middle School.

April 24, 2014 12:00 am
Fire destroys Crown Point home

Fire destroys Crown Point home

CROWN POINT | Three residents are safe after their home was engulfed in flames Wednesday morning.

March 12, 2014 1:35 pm Photos

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Corner-hanging sign caps restoration of 1891 building

Corner-hanging sign caps restoration of 1891 building

Workers this week installed a unique, corner suspended sign to cap renovations to a more-than-century old building in downtown Crown Point.

November 02, 2013 12:00 am
Workers peel away layers to show historic C.P. building

Workers peel away layers to show historic C.P. building

Bruce Uhter, left, and Kevin Guy, laborers with Accurate Masonry, work on the restoration of the Bapple and Bapple building, 101 N. Main St., Crown Point.

August 31, 2013 12:00 am
Workers peel away layers to show historic C.P. building

Workers peel away layers to show historic C.P. building

Laborer Kevin Guy prepares bricks for installation on a building at 101 N. Main St. in Crown Point undergoing restoration. The structure built in 1891 is being restored by owners Matt and Sandra Bapple, whose Bapple and Bapple CPA firm occupies the location.

August 31, 2013 12:00 am
Crown Point swears in two new police officers

Crown Point swears in two new police officers

Crown Point Mayor David Uran swears in new police officers Travis Thomas, left, and Jonathan Halloron.

August 28, 2013 10:50 am
Two-vehicle crash sends two people to hospital, knocks out power south of square

Two-vehicle crash sends two people to hospital, knocks out power south of square

CROWN POINT | Police were investigating a two-vehicle crash south of the square Tuesday that sheared off a power pole and exposed live wires around lunch time.

June 11, 2013 7:10 pm Photos

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Local runners relieved Boston manhunt is over

Valparaiso resident Crystal Siewin, who crossed the finish line of last week's Boston Marathon less than a half-hour before the deadly bombings, was pleased Saturday with how quickly authorities hunted down the two brothers believed responsible for the attack.

April 20, 2013 11:30 pm
Renovations to 122-year-old C.P. building approved, with one hitch

Renovations to 122-year-old C.P. building approved, with one hitch

Renovations planned to 101 N. Main St. in Crown Point would restore the original look to much of the circa 1891 building's first floor.

April 15, 2013 12:46 pm

Dawn Food Products looks to consolidate in M'ville

MERRILLVILLE | Dawn Food Products has plans to consolidate its Crown Point and Munster facilities into one distribution center in Merrillville.

January 22, 2013 10:00 pm
Troops home, physically or digitally, for Christmas

Troops home, physically or digitally, for Christmas

Seven-year-old Ariana Ferguson, of Dyer, received the unexpected joy of having her father home for Christmas this year.

December 25, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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New hire sworn in on Crown Point Police Department

New hire sworn in on Crown Point Police Department

Crown Point police Sgt. Dave Benson stands in front of police motorcycles during a Wednesday inspection of the Crown Point Police Department's fleet of vehicles.

October 18, 2012 12:00 am
New hire sworn in on Crown Point Police Department

New hire sworn in on Crown Point Police Department

Crown Point police Officer Mike Brazil readies a squad car for a Wednesday inspection of Police Department vehicles.

October 17, 2012 3:30 pm
Area resident reflect, pray on anniversary of 9-11

Area resident reflect, pray on anniversary of 9-11

The Rev. Tom Shanahan, associate pastor at First United Methodist Church in Crown Point, talked Tuesday about the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2011 attacks.

September 11, 2012 3:21 pm
Indiana attorney general investigating BP gas recall

Indiana attorney general investigating BP gas recall

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller said his office has opened an investigation into the BP gasoline recall to ensure consumers' rights are protected, according to a news release issued Wednesday.

August 22, 2012 4:30 pm Photos

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Eisenhower school principal wins AdvancED award

Eisenhower school principal wins AdvancED award

Eisenhower Elementary School student Abby Novotny, 10, stands beside school Principal Mary Ann Chapko during morning announcments Wednesday at the school. Chapko received the Indiana AdvancED Excellence in Education Award.

April 18, 2012 11:56 am
Local soldiers come home from war as part of troop withdrawal from Iraq

Local soldiers come home from war as part of troop withdrawal from Iraq

Joy Wilson had to pinch herself in October when President Barack Obama declared an end to the Iraq war and announced all U.S. troops would be home by year's end.

December 15, 2011 10:00 pm Photos

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Crown Point City Court caseload cut

CROWN POINT | Crown Point City Judge Kent Jeffirs said he is seeking a meeting with county officials after learning the county prosecutor plans to cease filing cases in Crown Point City Court.

September 02, 2011 5:45 pm
1950 blast from past

1950 blast from past

Edna Toney stands in the gym of the community building on North Court Street in Crown Point. Toney is planning a big-band dance at the location.

June 10, 2011 3:00 pm
No relief

No relief

Bob Zea, of DeMotte, came to a cooling center Tuesday at DeMotte Town Hall for water. His home has been without power since Saturday.

June 07, 2011 3:00 pm
Region's outdoors mean good times and good health

Region's outdoors mean good times and good health

Bicyclists wait for the new Crown Point section of the Erie-Lakawanna Bike Trail to open.

February 20, 2011 12:00 am

Two more C.P. school buses hit by BBs on 109th Avenue

CROWN POINT | Shots believed fired from a BB gun struck two school buses early Friday on 109th Avenue near the Interstate 65 overpass.

January 29, 2011 12:00 am
Bistate shooting victims give chilling account of surviving attack

Bistate shooting victims give chilling account of surviving attack

DYER | Matt Burton watched in horror as first his best friend, Josh Garza, and then his co-worker Rolando Alonso were hit by gunfire.

January 08, 2011 9:45 pm Photos

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C.P. man's weight loss nets 'Today' show appearance

C.P. man's weight loss nets 'Today' show appearance

Rick Gosser is shown after he lost 105 pounds.

December 08, 2010 12:00 am
Woman's gown dreams nearly extinguished

Woman's gown dreams nearly extinguished

EAST CHICAGO | With wedding guests gathering in the church, bride Tiffany Collins had a last touch of lip gloss applied, slipped into her satin shoes and watched as a feathery headpiece and delicate veil were placed on her perfectly done hair.

November 28, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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C.P. bike trail extension opens

C.P. bike trail extension opens

Bicyclists wait for the new Crown Point section of the Erie-Lakawanna Bike Trail to open.

November 12, 2010 2:44 pm
Dyer Crash

Dyer Crash

A sport utility vehicle that hit a NIPSCO poll in Dyer in loaded onto a tow truck Tuesday evening.

June 08, 2010 8:55 pm
Car strikes utility pole in Dyer

Car strikes utility pole in Dyer

DYER | NIPSCO crews were called to the scene of an accident Tuesday evening at Hart and Greiving streets in Dyer when a vehicle struck a utility pole, causing it to tilt.

June 08, 2010 8:35 pm

U.S. 231 crash kills two

ST. JOHN | A head-on crash Monday on U.S. 231 killed both drivers, one of them a Bourbonnais, Ill., eye doctor.

June 07, 2010 7:25 pm

Home explosion investigation continues

MERRILLVILLE | The man who died in a home explosion Tuesday in Merrillville has been identified as Jonathan W. Krantz, 37, a Lake County coroner's spokesman said.

June 03, 2010 12:05 am

2 arrested in beating death of Gary child

Police took a man and a woman into custody late Thursday in connection with the beating death of 5-year-old Leon D. Walker, of Gary, police Cmdr. Tom DeCanter said.

April 30, 2010 12:05 am

Police hunt for suspects in 2 E.C. shootings

EAST CHICAGO | One person was critically wounded Wednesday when shots were fired into a moving vehicle at 150th Street and Baring Avenue.

April 29, 2010 12:05 am
Gary fire kills woman, 65

Gary fire kills woman, 65

Smoking has been determined to be the cause of a fire that left one woman dead and another injured late Sunday in Gary, Fire Chief Jeff Ward said.

February 22, 2010 7:40 pm Photos

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Proponent: NWI to get $71M for high-speed rail

A local high-speed rail proponent said funding for a $71.4 million project to improve passenger rail service through Northwest Indiana is expected to be green-lighted in an announcement today from top White House officials.

January 28, 2010 12:05 am

Body found near railroad tracks

EAST CHICAGO | Authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying a man whose decomposing body was found Tuesday near CSX railroad tracks west of Central High School.

September 01, 2009 8:00 pm
Natural gas rupture forces evacuations

Natural gas rupture forces evacuations

HAMMOND | NIPSCO crews capped a gas main leak Thursday evening that for hours spewed natural gas and debris into the air at 169th Street and Ridgeland Avenue.

July 10, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Natural gas rupture forces evacuations in Hammond

Natural gas rupture forces evacuations in Hammond

HAMMOND | NIPSCO crews capped a main leak Thursday evening that for hours spewed natural gas and debris into the air at 169th Street and Ridgeland Avenue.

July 09, 2009 9:30 pm

Chicago man dies after being struck by 2 vehicles on U.S. 20

A Chicago man died early Saturday in Michigan City after being struck by two vehicles.

June 21, 2009 12:00 am

Police dig near Hobart home

Authorities dug for evidence Thursday in an alleyway behind the Hobart home of missing 2-year-old Jada Justice's baby sitter.

June 19, 2009 12:00 am
Search intensifies for missing toddler

Search intensifies for missing toddler

GARY | The FBI and U.S. marshals joined the Gary Police Department on Wednesday night in searching for missing Portage toddler Jada Justice.

June 18, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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4 bodies found at funeral home may be ID'd today

4 bodies found at funeral home may be ID'd today

GARY | Serenity Gardens Funeral Home once vowed "because life is meaningful, death is sacred" at its now-defunct Gary facility, state documents show.

May 28, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Flooding forces evacuation of Dyer hospital

DYER -- Saint Margaret Mercy hospital's Dyer campus shut down its emergency room and began evacuating 67 patients early Friday afternoon when nearby Hart Ditch overflowed onto the medical center campus.

August 24, 2007 12:00 am

The final countdown

There's still time left, and stores are waiting for the procrastinators -- some say they're mostly male -- who haven't finished or even started Christmas shopping.

December 23, 2006 12:00 am

Lakeshore plan sails along

Big industry built a landscape of furnaces and smokestacks when it set up shop a century ago on the Northwest Indiana lakefront.

October 08, 2006 12:00 am

Legality of game at Ho-Chunk Expo Center questioned

LYNWOOD | The Ho-Chunk Nation-owned sports complex will house its first games of chance when a bingo-like raffle gets underway today.

October 04, 2006 12:00 am

Michigan City girl drowns at Mount Baldy

A day at the beach with friends turned deadly Saturday for 11-year-old Veronica Bush, of Michigan City.

July 30, 2006 12:00 am

East Chicago, Gary swim solo on Marquette plan

EAST CHICAGO | The city of East Chicago presented the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority on Tuesday with a vision of the lakefront that would include stores, offices, condominiums and a residential enclave.

July 12, 2006 12:00 am
Sand Creek CC on sales block, Coffee Creek going, going, ...?

Sand Creek CC on sales block, Coffee Creek going, going, ...?

CHESTERTON | NiSource Inc. may be making a major step toward exiting the land development business as major sales appear in the offing at its Coffee Creek and Sand Creek holdings.

March 17, 2006 12:00 am

More in store

Retailers have "to expand or die," Purdue University professor Richard Feinberg said

September 25, 2005 12:00 am
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