The customer who was struck has had to have two surgeries and a blood transfusion since the crash.
"As Calumet College celebrates our 70th anniversary of serving the Calumet Region, we are thrilled to have this chance to improve life for students, their families, and the community," said President Amy McCormack.
CROWN POINT — The Lake County Coroner’s Office is looking for immediate family or other relatives of a 63-year-old Whiting man who is in their…
A group of Hobart police officers will be running in full gear approximately half a mile to Chicago Health & Fitness before they begin the climb of 110 flights of stairs at the fitness center.
The man suffered a foot injury believed to have been caused by a boat propeller, Whiting Fire Chief Don Harbin said.
Whiting police are continuing an investigation into the wreck and its cause.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of a 1921 blast at the then-Standard Oil Refinery along the Lake Michigan lakefront, which killed eight workers and injured another 44 in the deadliest explosion in Whiting history.
The Pittsburgh Penguins mascot will visit the Mascot Hall of Fame in Whiting this weekend.
BP Midstream Partners, a BP spin-off that owns the pipelines running to and from the BP Whiting Refinery, turned a profit of $40.5 million on an adjusted Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization of $45.6 million during the second quarter.
A Whiting police officer, who was working a security detail for Pierogi Fest, saw several people fighting about 1 a.m. Sunday in an alley in the 1200 block of 119th Avenue, according to court records.
This was the first time the entire fest had an evacuation, said Pierogi Fest chairman and co-founder Tom Dabertin.
“It shows this community coming together and that Whiting is one big family.”
It's only a day before Whiting becomes pierogi paradise.