After making an all-time high early Monday morning, cattle prices reversed sharply lower as cattlemen began bringing cattle to the market to capture record high prices.
A small southern Indiana community is hoping to turn a well-known movie into a tourism boon. Huntingburg is home of League Stadium, where the 1992 movie "A League of Their Own" was filmed. Mayor Denny Spinner says he hopes to replicate the success Iowa has had in marketing itself as the home…
One way the federal government seeks to tap into the public knowledge base to help it solve problems is with challenge or prize competitions.
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Purdue Research Foundation President Dan Hasler believes Indiana is a "treasure trove of innovation" that is helping push the university's commercialization efforts to record levels. The nonprofit reports two dozen startups linked to the school's intellectual property have been launched with…
Investors got a peek this week at the mindset of the Federal Reserve when the Fed released its June meeting minutes for public review.
Indiana University is a charter member of a group that promotes the educational value of video games. The Higher Education Video Game Alliance says the technology can help prepare students for the 21st century work force. Assistant Professor in the Learning Sciences Program at the IU School …
PORTAGE | Major traffic tie-ups along U.S. 30 on both sides of the state line are expected to occur later this month.
Total revenues at Northwest Indiana’s five casinos dropped 8.4 percent in June, one of the worst declines since the first quarter of the year when the harsh winter severely affected the numbers.
An automotive supplier is planning to expand in Greensburg and create more than 250 jobs by the end of 2015. Valeo says it will invest nearly $38 million in the project. The Greensburg City Council has approved a six-year tax abatement on the growth plans. Valeo's Greensburg facility has bee…
Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region inched up to 654,000 tons last week, but overall U.S. steel production dipped slightly.
PORTAGE | Lynn's Bedroom City is hosting a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at it's fifth location, 6245 U.S. 6.
A common decision for college students returning home in the summer is to find employment with a seasonal job to help pay for college expenses.
Ohio-based First Financial Bancorp is making a multi-million dollar investment in Indianapolis that involves three major projects. They include a downtown regional hub and an electronic service center in Indianapolis as well as a prototype banking center in Hendricks County. Indiana Banking …
MUNSTER | The expanded Family Birthing Center at Community Hopsital will be ready Tuesday for patients.
A local bridal store is taking part in a nationwide effort next week known as Operation Wedding Gown through Brides Across America
The Times Media Co. and its BusINess Magazine are accepting nominations through July 31for the annual 20 Under 40 Awards.
Jane Szymczak, client services Director for Laciak>cpa, was honored for membership recruitment and a certificate of perfect attendance for the Valparaiso Rotary, where she sits on the board.
"No other dunes than ours show such bewildering displays of dune movement and existence, such labyrinths of motion, form and life. They are without a parallel." - Henry Chandler Cowles, 1917
From a piece of Albanese candy that fits in your palm to the vast, Flintstones-like pit of the Thornton Quarry, countless objects are associated with the Calumet Region.
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MERRILLVILLE | Customer service is everything, said Jason Smith, who owns M & M Total Turf Care with his wife, Jen.
The same day Gov. Pence held his tax circus (conference) 2 weeks ago, CNBC the cable business channel CNBC released its ranking of “America’s Top States for Business.”
All throughout the summer months, local residents of Northwest Indiana host visiting friends and relatives, and, as it turns out, these VFRs – as they are referred to in the hospitality and tourism industry – are extremely important to our local economy.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), working with other organizations, has developed a retirement planning publication, “Taking the Mystery out of Retirement Planning.”
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