CEDAR LAKE | The Town Council on Tuesday took action on a plan that could allow a blind woman whose home was mistakenly sold out from under her to stay in her house.
HIGHLAND | Kempo Jujutsu Martial Arts Academy and the nonprofit Becoming We the People are seeking new and gently used toys for their fifth annual toy drive running through Dec. 18.
LOWELL | Lowell High School administrators want to recruit more students into the district's Air Force JROTC to keep the program viable.
HIGHLAND | A Democratic caucus on Tuesday unanimously elected Dennis Adams to fill a seat on the Highland Town Council.
Ubaldina Evelyn Vidal was a warm, outgoing woman who was a loyal friend, said her son, John Vidal.
MUNSTER | With music, scripture and prayer, Christians and Jews came together Sunday at South Side Christian Church to renew the tradition of an interfaith Thanksgiving service.
PORTAGE | The Portage High School field house was transformed Saturday into a shopper's paradise, and it was all for a good cause.
EAST CHICAGO │ A community activist says she won’t rest until she gets answers about the firings of two city Redevelopment Department employees.
VALPARAISO | Cardiologist Dr. John T. Scully, 89, is being remembered as a distinguished physician, a dedicated teacher and mentor and a devoted family man.
HIGHLAND | More than 100 volunteers weathered Sunday's storm warnings to support the troops as part of Operation Support Our Service Members' holiday packing event at Wicker Memorial Park.
HAMMOND │ Students from 13 Hammond elementary and middle schools Saturday worked to overcome problems people face during a natural disaster.
CHESTERTON | The Town Council heard from several department heads Tuesday during a meeting.
ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Board last week approved the issuance of $1.93 million in 2013 general obligation bonds to cover the cost of various upgrades at district schools.
GARY | Strong winds swept across the tarmac at the Gary/Chicago International Airport on Saturday as 15 students from Chicago’s Air Force Academy High School boarded small airplanes.
DYER | Fallen Army Staff Sgt. David Nowaczyk's 3-year-old daughter stood among those releasing balloons Saturday in his honor at Pheasant Hills Park in Dyer.
Bob Vellines was a kind, smart and generous man, said wife Darla Vellines.
LOWELL | About 20 residents from the Lowell area gathered Tuesday to offer input on where pathways for bicycling, jogging and walking should be placed.
HAMMOND | Laughter, smiles and tears mingled Sunday during a memorial service for a former Morton High School teacher and his wife who were killed last month.
MUNSTER | The Munster Town Council authorized an emergency expenditure of up to $25,000 to relocate a previously unmapped water main in the Twin Creeks subdivision.
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