The boat that capsized May 1 with four aboard was found Friday night east of Chicago in the Illinois side of Lake Michigan.
Benjamin Soto has been searching for his son, Kelvin, since May 1st when the boat Kelvin was on capsized. Drowning survivors Evelyn Hernandez …
The Salvation Army East Chicago Corps Community Center is opening registration for a new, low-cost, faith-based day camp option for local children.
After being closed for a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, kids can again see the wacky high jinks of Benny the Bull, the Jazz Bear, KC Wolf, Mr. Met and other mascots.
Police will begin enforcement after the traffic signs go up, which is expected to occur by the end of the month.
Cortez K. McGrown, 19, was detained while attempting to leave an apartment building in the 1200 block of 119th Avenue after the shooting, Lake Criminal Court records show.
Responding officers found the driver at the scene with a gunshot wound to his foot. The suspect was arrested within an hour after the shooting, police said.
With last year in the rearview mirror, city officials are hopeful for a return to normalcy.
Investigators believe the animal ran through several yards in the area of New York Avenue and 125th Street and was eventually dragged to a nearby vehicle, the Department of Natural Resources said.
Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. confirmed the existence of a pending settlement between Hammond and towns of Highland, Munster, Griffith, Dyer and city of Whiting during a City Council meeting this week.
If Senate Bill 280 becomes law, Cedar Lake would be allowed an unlimited number of alcohol sales permits for restaurants located in close proximity to the lake.
"It was a big win for us, but it was also a big win for our area. I feel like sometimes if we can beat a team from Indianapolis, our area will be able to get a little bit more respect."
"We believe that particular area certainly is primed for development, and we believe that now is the opportunity to seize upon that," Gary Mayor Jerome Prince said.
Six candidates are competing Saturday to succeed U.S. Rep. Frank J. Mrvan, D-Highland, as trustee of Lake County's North Township.
“Now it’s time for other local businesses who are able, especially financial institutions, to step up and do what’s right for their employees as well,” Gryp said.
According to the IHSAA's COVID-19 resource center, if a team is unable to play in the postseason because of a coronavirus-related issue, that game will be ruled as a no-contest and the opponent will advance.
The structure is home to a first-floor barber shop and several apartments, according to the Whiting Fire Department.