ST. JOHN | A special Mass at St. John the Evangelist joined our entire school family together in our faith.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysian authorities expanded their search for the missing jetliner westward toward India on Thursday, saying it may have flown for several hours after its last contact with the ground.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Satellite images on a Chinese government website show suspected debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner floating off the southern tip of Vietnam, near the plane's original flight path, China's Xinhua News Agency reported Wednesday.
NEW YORK | A gas leak triggered an earthshaking explosion that flattened two apartment buildings on Wednesday, killing at least three people, injuring more than 60 and leaving nine missing. A tenant said residents had complained repeatedly in recent weeks about "unbearable" gas smells.
WASHINGTON | A Senate panel on Wednesday advanced what could become some of the most significant U.S. sanctions on Russia since the end of the Cold War in a bid to pressure President Vladimir Putin to pull Russian troops out of Crimea.
WASHINGTON | President Barack Obama expressed a glimmer of hope Wednesday that a referendum on the future of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula can be halted, as he met with the new leader of the former Soviet republic.
KIEV, Ukraine | Ukraine accused Russia on Wednesday of conducting a large military buildup near the countries' border that raises the threat of an invasion, but Moscow denied that.
LAS VEGAS | A judge in Las Vegas extended a temporary ban Tuesday on a plan to raffle 27 puppies rescued from a pet shop fire, at least until he hears testimony from a man who claims store ownership and property rights over the animals.
VALPARAISO | Porter County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jeremy Chavez’s life-saving actions were recently recognized by the American Red Cross, which presented him with the Lifesaving Award for the Professional Responder.
VALPARAISO | The MOMS Club’s Easter Egg Hunt will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19 at a new location, Westside Park at the south end of Westside Park Avenue just off of Joliet Road.
MUNSTER | The Duquesne University Tamburitzans will be performing the music, songs and dances of Eastern Europe and neighboring cultures at Munster High School March 16 from 2 to 5 p.m.
CROWN POINT | Crown Point police officers are helping make a seventh birthday a little brighter for a Rhode Island boy battling cancer.
HOBART | The Tri Kappa hosted the annual Hobart district spelling bee at Trinity Lutheran Elementary School on Feb. 26. There were 23 competitors and only three could win the cash prizes of third place $25, second place $50, and first place $100. The competitors from Joan Martin Elementary S…
HAMMOND | Six Purdue University Calumet faculty and staff members have been recognized for recent achievements.
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LANSING | The Lansing Association for Community Events is hosting a Fat Tuesday Bash on March 4 at the Lansing Country Club, 18600 Wentworth Ave. The evening will include entertainment, appetizers, pazkis, candy bar and beads.
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point High School varsity cheerleaders this weekend won the National Cheerleaders Association Open Nationals in Louisville Kentucky.
After an investigation into possible bylaws violations, the Homewood-Flossmoor boys basketball program will be allowed to compete in the state tournament, the Illinois High School Association announced Tuesday.
WHITING | Twenty years have passed since Toni Rodriguez died of breast cancer, and her family is doing what they can to honor her memory and help raise money to find a cure for breast cancer.
HIGHLAND | The Highland Chamber of Commerce recently held a business event called Love Your Business.
MERRILLVILLE | Monday night was the first of many Pierce Middle School after school activities that handed out carbon monoxide detectors to the residents of Merrillville. Pierce raised more than $3,000 during their Carbon Monoxide Awareness Walk on Nov. 2, 2013. Students, staff, parents and …
GARY | Indiana University Northwest invites the campus and public to view The Clothesline Project Exhibit to be featured in the Moraine Student Center from March 3-14.
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…
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