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Officers salute as the honor guard posts the colors during the Annual Gary Police Department Fallen Officers Memorial Service at the Public Safety Building in Gary, Ind.
Gary Indiana Is a Craphole
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says state economic development officials have talked to Boeing Co.
Freddie Gibbs - "Deuces" Video
Freddie Gibbs has been throwing impossibly hard Midwestern rap songs on the internet for years now, an " Deuces ," his recent collaboration with Chicago producer Young Chop, is one of his best yet.
Gary breaks ground on casino access road
A bundled-up Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson called the frigid, snowy landscape behind this dead-end road "a window to the future" on Tuesday.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Boy's Recovery From Christmas Shooting Called "Miraculous"
Leonard Cobb, 9, has nearly fully recovered after he was struck in the head during a drive-by shooting two Christmases ago.
The Indianapolis Star
Judge upholds Majestic Star Casino tax refund ruling
A federal judge has ruled that Lake County, Gary and other northwestern Indiana taxing units owe the Majestic Star Casino a $7.3 million property tax refund.
Vacant Hotel Fire In Gary Ruled Arson
Arson has been ruled as the cause of a blaze that destroyed the vacant Plaza Hotel in Gary, Ind., the Post-Tribune is reporting.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Indiana man gets 45 years for woman's 2011 slaying
<![CDATA[CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) -- A Gary man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally stabbing of Michigan woman whose body was found in a nature preserve. Twenty-seven-year-old Cadereo Jester agreed to the sentence in a plea deal in which pleaded guilty to murder. Jester admitted that he killed 23-year-old Christine Arnold of New Buffalo, Mich., in July 2011 in Gary following a dispute. The Times of Munster reports (http://bit.ly/1dAWAc9 ) that Jester admitted to disposing of Arnold's body and her car at the Ivanhoe Dune and Swale Nature Preserve. Arnold's body was found the same day in the backseat of her still-running car, which had crashed through the gate at the Lake County site that's owned by the Nature Conservancy.
Woman allegedly hit boy who didn't know alphabet
<![CDATA[GARY, Ind. (AP) -- A northern Indiana woman faces battery charges after videos posted online by her ex-boyfriend allegedly showed her hitting and berating a child for failing to repeat the alphabet. Twenty-five-year-old Rosena Small is being held at the Lake County Jail on charges of neglect of a dependent and battery resulting in bodily injury. The Post-Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1c3DWwy ) that a probable caused affidavit states that Small acknowledged hitting the 3-year-old boy but that she said she didn't intend to hurt him. Detective Alex Jones says in the affidavit that five videos posted on YouTube by Small's ex-boyfriend show Small hitting the boy and using a door stopper to smash his toys when he fails to recite the alphabet.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Salin Bank & Trust Company Names New Mortgage Consultant
"As a mortgage professional, Dorothy is dedicated to providing top-notch service and personalized solutions to best meet the needs of her home buying customers," said Tom Lannan, VP and Sales Manager of Mortgage Division.
Cross Roads News
Two fire chief finalists vie for ...
The finalists for DeKalb fire chief took tough questions from the public and came out on the other side still looking good.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Eastbound I-80/94 Down To Two Lanes After 3-Semi Crash In Indiana
Two lanes have been reopened on Interstate 80/94 in northwest Indiana after three semi trucks and one car were involved in a crash Wednesday morning, closing all eastbound lanes to traffic just in time for the morning commute.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
911 consolidation agreement passes Lake County council, commissioners
The latest version of the interlocal agreement for the consolidation of E-911 dispatch centers in Lake County was approved Tuesday by both the council and commissioners.
Bunker Records prep two releases featuring Ellis De Havilland
Tracks from the late and little-known US producer will be collected on Born Out Of Cheapness And Frustration, Parts 1 and 2. Longtime Dutch imprint Bunker Records is preparing to issue twelve tracks from a late Chicago-area producer, named Ellis De Havilland, that date back more than two decades.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Gary Airport mulls public-private money
Gary Chicago International Airport officials are contemplating a $100 million public-private partnership with a Virginia based company.
Lanes Reopen On I-80/94 After Woman Critically Injured In Indiana Crash
All westbound lanes have reopened on Interstate 80/94 after a crash in northwest Indiana left one woman critically injured early Monday.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Freddie Gibbs Says He'll Blow Jeezy's Head Off With New Songs
Disgruntled former employee or confident venting? Hard to tell which one Freddie Gibbs fits under after his mini Twitter tirade that resulted in him sending more inflammatory remarks at his former boss, Young Jeezy.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Law and Order: Gary woman charged with stealing 8,000 lottery tickets
A Miller woman is charged with stealing more than $15,000 in lottery tickets from her employer, then cashing in winnings of about $9,200 "to pay off her debts," court records state.
Cross Roads News
Fire Rescue chief finalists to face firefighters, ...
On Dec. 10, the general public gets its turn from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Maloof Auditorium.
the Bottom Line | The fight to save America one city at a time
Now some African Americans have shifted into the final phase of this thought process: "I will be glad his term is up so we can get some help from a liberal, white president like Hillary [Rodham Clinton]."