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  1. Routine stop uncovers missing teen, marijuanaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Journal Gazette

    On June 26 at 9:30 p.m., Indiana State Trooper Brandon Lankford stopped a car on a traffic violation near the Portage Barrier, just west of the Chesterton and Valparaiso exit, state police said in a statement.

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  2. Zathoe Sexton Named New Executive Director of Globe Star, LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | PR Log

    CHESTERTON, Ind. - July 13, 2017 - PRLog -- The human services agency of Globe Star, LLC, dedicated to the philosophy of Gentle Teaching in providing quality of life services for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, has named Zathoe Sexton as their new Executive Director.

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  3. Cheng Song, Appellant-Cross-Appellee, v. Thomas Iatarola and Theresa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | FindLaw

    ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLANT Robert A. Welsh, Connor H. Nolan, Harris Welsh & Lukmann, Chesterton, Indiana ATTORNEY FOR APPELLEE Benjamen W. Murphy, Law Office of Ben Murphy, Griffith, Indiana [1] The Iatarolas have filed a petition for rehearing, raising multiple arguments with respect to our opinion in this case. We grant the petition for the limited purpose of addressing their argument about the due diligence phrase in the addendum to their contract for the sale of their real estate.

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  4. No lifeguards on duty when boy drowned in Chesterton church poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Harris, who is awaiting results of a toxicology report, which could take several weeks. Fairhaven, located in Chesterton, is not required to have lifeguards because it is considered a semi-public pool and because of its size, said Kelly Cadwell, ...

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  5. Coroner: Chicago boy, 12, drowns in church poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Chicago Tribune

    Autopsy results showed that a 12-year-old Chicago boy drowned Tuesday in a pool that's part of the Fairhaven Baptist Church complex in Chesterton, officials said. Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris identified the boy as Davion Henderson, and said he was at the pool with a Chicago church group that was visiting Fairhaven, located at 86 E. Oak Hill Road.

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  6. DHS Secretary John F. Kelly Announces New Aviation Security EnhancementsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 29 | Aero-News Network

    Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly has announced enhanced security screening measures for all commercial flights to the United States. In his announcement, Secretary Kelly said that the first attack on a commercial flight came in 1934, when a bomb took down a United Airlines flight from Chesterton, Indiana to Chicago.

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  7. Motorcycle crash victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Chicago Tribune

    The man killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday on southbound Indian 49, south of U.S. 6, has been identified as Christopher Barton, 23, of Chesterton, according to the Porter County coroner's office. Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris said his office was dispatched to Porter Regional Hospital at 1:59 p.m. Saturday regarding the death of Barton, which resulted from injuries sustained in the crash.

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  8. Witness recounts fight involving two family groups at Cirencester cemetery on Father's DayRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    AN eye witness has spoken out about a fight involving two family groups at a cemetery in Cirencester on Father's Day. Violence broke out on the morning of Sunday, June 18 by Chesterton Cemetery reportedly between a family travelling in a car, and another travelling in a van.

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  9. 15-year chase ends with special bird sightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... helping a birder take a "digiscope" photo of a pileated woodpecker. I couldn't have known The Search would end in Chesterton, Indiana, the last stop on a 15-year chase after a brownish little bird. In fact, when 2017 began, I was blissfully unaware ...

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  10. Lunch with Mimi: Mayor Elizabeth Goreham Discusses High-Rises, Immigration and Changes AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    ... remain active in the community. Born in Chicago, she was raised in a rural community on a small farm outside of Chesterton, Ind. Goreham first attended Earlham College in Richmond, Ind., for 2 years and studied abroad in Austria and Germany before ...

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  11. 2 found dead in Chesterton van identified as Illinois residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the presence of controlled substances on Dicharia, and both he and Raines were known to be substance abusers, Chesterton police Chief David Cincoski said in a Thursday news release. "The type of controlled substances found at the scene preliminarily ...

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  12. 2 found dead in van at Chesterton gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Workers who pulled into the BP gas station on Indian Boundary Road in Chesterton on their lunch break Wednesday noticed what they thought were two people sleeping in a van outside the convenience store. They contacted store manager Antwan Green, who went to investigate and quickly called police when he discovered the two people appeared to be dead.

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  13. MCS board to vote on Bolinger resignationRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    The Madison Consolidated Schools board of education will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the administration building. The purpose of the meeting will be to accept the resignation of Superintendent Ginger Studebaker-Bolinger, who has been hired as superintendent of the Duneland School Corporation in Chesterton.

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  14. Bolinger: Proud of workRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    Embattled Superintendent Ginger Studebaker-Bolinger resigned Wednesday, announcing to her administrative staff and faculty that she will be leaving Madison Consolidated Schools on May 31 to take the helm of a district in Chesterton, Ind. Bolinger will become superintendent of Duneland School Corporation on July 1. The district is about twice the size of MCS, with about 5,800 students, 775 employees and 11 facilities.

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  15. Madison Consolidated Schools Superintendent resigns, takes position ina Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WHAS11

    Ginger Bolinger resignation will be effective at the end of the school day on May 31. She will be starting her new position on July 1 in Chesterton, Ind. at Duneland School Corporation.

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  16. Bolinger Resigns - UpdatedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    ... released to the Madison Courier. She is leaving to become superintendent of the Duneland School Corporation in Chesterton as of July 1. The district serves about 6,000 students. "As a superintendent and leader, your intent is always to provide ...

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  17. Bolinger ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    Her resignation is effective at the end of the school day May 31, according to a statement released to the Madison Courier. She is leaving to become superintendent of the Duneland School Corporation in Chesterton as of July 1. The district serves about 6,000 students.

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  18. SONG v. IATAROLARead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | FindLaw

    ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLANT, Robert A. Welsh, Connor H. Nolan, Harris Welsh & Lukmann, Chesterton, Indiana ATTORNEY FOR APPELLEE, Benjamen W. Murphy, Law Office of Ben Murphy, Griffith, Indiana [1] Cheng Song planned to purchase land from Thomas and Theresa Iatarola until he discovered that the land was zoned for agricultural use, rather than for industrial use, as had been represented to him. After terminating the purchase agreement, Song sued the Iatarolas for the $150,000 he had placed in escrow.

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  19. Region losing hundreds of jobs as Sears Hardware, Carson's, Kmarts closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KCCommunityNews.com

    ... Center in Lansing on Jan. 31, and Sears Holdings Corp. just announced it would close the Kmart big-box stores in Chesterton and LaPorte. Macy's does not plan to shut down any Region locations when it winds down 68 stores nationwide, but it is ...

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  20. Sharon PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Bureau County Republican

    ... high school librarian for Bureau Valley School District. Surviving are her parents, John and Margaret Heslin of Chesterton, Ind.; two daughters, Rebekah (Kyle) Johnson of Buda and Sarah Peterson of Princeton; one brother, Mark (Deanna) Heslin of ...

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