IN: Hammond Station Crux Issue in South Shore Rail Expansion
Aug. 21--New maps of the proposed South Shore West Lake extension show five potential station sites along its 8-mile route, including an option for a Hammond gateway station deemed "essential" by Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. Hammond is one of the few Lake County communities to not yet pledge money to the South Shore extension capital fund, in part ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Judge denies stay in right-to-work law case
A northwest Indiana judge has rejected a request by the Indiana attorney general's office that he put on hold his order striking down the state's right-to-work law until the state Supreme Court rules on a similar case.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
A man carries his selections from a food pantry on his scooter. Matt Kryger / The Star
Supporters say a new state law tightening Indiana's rules on motorized scooters should make roads safer and clear up confusion among police agencies about how to regulate them when it takes effect in January.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
2 fundraisers set for slain Gary officer's family
Two fundraisers are in the works for the family of a Gary police officer found fatally shot last month in his patrol car.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Trouble Notes Coming to Theatre at the Center, 9/18
Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana, and South Shore Arts are thrilled to present the internationally renowned musical trio, The Trouble Notes, on Thursday, September 18 at 7:30 p.m. An eclectic fusion of genres from every end of the musical spectrum, The Trouble Notes incorporates the different cultures and musical styles from ... (more)
McDermott to seek another term as Hammond mayor
Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. says he'll seek re-election to that post but still is considering a run for governor in 2016.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Indiana state trooper injured in hit-and-run crash
Dillahunty was standing outside his cruiser on the inner shoulder of eastbound Interstate I80/94 timing vehicles about 1:30 a.m. Saturday when police say an SUV went off the road and struck his car.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Indiana health centers awarded $500,000 federal grant for behavioral health care
The Times of Munster reports the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced the funding Thursday for North Shore Health Centers based in Portage and Maple City Health Care Center in Goshen.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Theatre for Young Audiences' 2014-15 Season to Include THE...
Theatre at the Center's Theatre for Young Audiences, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, IN, recognized for presenting exciting, fun and educational productions, announces their 2014-2015 season.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Town Talk
Louisiana attorney joins in appeal of Indiana marriage case
Amy Sandle and her wife, Niki Quasney, pose for a photo in Munster, Ind., in 2011.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
State asks judge to delay right-to-work ruling
The Indiana attorney general's office has asked a judge to put on hold his order striking down the state's right-to-work law.