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  1. Midwest travel: Four days of food, fun at Eli's Cheesecake FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Herald

    ... cost $20. See the schedule and purchase tickets or festival passes at (773) 871-3000 or cmtf.org/ . Pierogi Fest in Whiting, Ind., celebrates the Eastern European dumpling with food vendors, a beer garden, polka bands and more Friday through Sunday, ...

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  2. The Bernstein Brief: There's A Mascot Hall Of Fame?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... I have no problem with the existence of the Mascot Hall of Fame, reportedly set to begin construction next year in Whiting, Ind . The fun-loving, mischievous furries deserve their own pantheon, probably, after decades of merrymaking that has ranged ...

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  3. The Goldy, the Boring and the UglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Daily Gopher

    GoAUpher brought to my attention an article about Whiting, Indiana's desire to build the Mascot Hall of Fame. Needless to say, one look at the conceptual drawings reveals that the designers need some help in choosing which mascots will help draw visitors.

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  4. Mascot Hall of Fame aims to open next year in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Chicago Tribune

    The Mascot Hall of Fame in nearby Whiting, Ind., could be the place for you. Crain's Chicago Business reports that builders hope to break ground on the facility this fall, with an opening set for late 2017 at 119th and Front Streets.

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  5. The Mascot Hall of Fame is a great idea. Here's how it could be better.Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Daily Gopher

    A new hall of fame celebrating the country's most famous sports mascots will soon begin construction less than 20 miles from Chicago, just over the Indiana border. The city of Whiting, Ind., which two years ago announced plans to build a $20 million, 25,000-square-foot facility along Lake Michigan, now says it will break ground on the venue this fall with the goal of opening late next year.

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  6. Area trio play for North in All-Star gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Star Press

    ... Thompson played for the North squad in the IHSBCA North-South All-Star Series on Saturday at Oil City Stadium in Whiting, Ind. The South won 7-6. Jackson came off the bench and hit an RBI double; Clawson batted leadoff and played center field; and ...

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  7. NW Indiana students to have experiment sent to spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WLS-AM Chicago

    (WHITING, Ind.) A group of northwest Indiana students are preparing an experiment that could yield new findings about Alzheimer's disease when it is launched into space next year. The (Munster) Times reports professors Sandra Chimon-Rogers and Ahmed ...

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  8. Michigan AG Warns Gas Stations Against Price Gouging, FixingRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2015 | CSP

    Following the unplanned shutdown of a unit at BP 's refinery in Whiting, Ind., last week, which caused retail gas price spikes in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois and other states, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has issued a warning to gas stations against price gouging or price fixing. In addition to this warning, Schuette has also issued a letter to BP as well as other major petroleum companies outlining a need for transparency in the case of an outage or other unexpected event.

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  9. Lake County casinos generated $1.4B for local governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Tribune

    ... of a lake pavilion, flood control on the Little Calumet River, neighborhood revitalization, lake front parks in Whiting and Portage and public transit enhancements. Some of the money is used to support the Indiana Horse Racing Commission, the ...

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  10. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | White Lake Beacon

    ... of a lake pavilion, flood control on the Little Calumet River, neighborhood revitalization, lake front parks in Whiting and Portage and public transit enhancements. Some of the money is used to support the Indiana Horse Racing Commission, the ...

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  11. BP Agrees To Penalty For Its 2014 Oil Spill Into Lake MichiganRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Workers try to capture oil off of Lake Michigan's southern shore near Whiting, Indiana following a March 2014 spill from BP's Whiting Refinery. BP is getting fined $275,000 by the U.S. EPA in relation to the spill.

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  12. BP to pay $275K to resolve Whiting refinery violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says BP Products North America Inc. has agreed to pay $275,000 in penalties and reduce pollution at its Whiting Refinery to resolve water and air pollution violations. The EPA says the company has agreed to take steps to reduce pollution from the nation's sixth largest petroleum refinery, one producing up to 430,000 barrels per day.

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  13. BP to pay $275K to resolve Whiting refinery violations - Tue, 14 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said BP Products North America Inc. has agreed to pay $275,000 in penalties and reduce pollution at its Whiting Refinery to resolve water and air pollution violations. WHITING, Ind.

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  14. News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... to stop the law from taking effect July 1, arguing it is unconstitutional and violates women's privacy rights. WHITING, Ind. (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says BP Products North America Inc. has agreed to pay $275,000 in penalties ...

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  15. Lawsuit claims Portage union members attacked workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the D5 workers, the lawsuit says, the attackers yelled out that it was union work and this was their territory. A Whiting resident claims in a federal lawsuit that one of the city's police officers hit his car and then other officers claimed the man ...

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  16. UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 7Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Schlumberger walked away. * BP: BP Plc plans to restart the catalytic reformer at the 413,500 barrel per day (bpd) Whiting, Indiana refinery this week after completing a 10-week overhaul on the unit, sources familiar with plant operations said on ...

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  17. UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 7Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Schlumberger walked away. * BP: BP Plc plans to restart the catalytic reformer at the 413,500 barrel per day (bpd) Whiting, Indiana refinery this week after completing a 10-week overhaul on the unit, sources familiar with plant operations said on ...

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  18. GasBuddy's Year in ReviewRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | CSP

    ... at $3.84 per gallon. Motorists in the Great Lakes had their share of headaches too due to a refinery glitch at BP's Whiting, Ind., refinery, and a glitch at ExxonMobil's Joliet refinery. At the same time, refinery problems struck four facilities in ...

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  19. No Bakken Here hosting meeting with jailed protesters June 8 at Fairfield libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Recently jailed Bakken Pipeline and climate change protesters Thom Krystofiak, Jonas Magram and Inga Frick will speak at 7:30 p.m. June 8 at Fairfield Public Library. The evening will include video of the May 15 Whiting, Indiana, march and arrests and footage of the worldwide BreakFree protests, plus inspiring stories, an update on the proposed Bakken Pipeline, protest activities planned throughout Iowa for the summer, and other opportunities for action.

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  20. No Bakken Here hosting meeting with jailed protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Recently jailed Bakken Pipeline and climate change protesters Thom Krystofiak, Jonas Magram and Inga Frick will speak at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fairfield Public Library. The evening will include video of the May 15 Whiting, Indiana, march and arrests and footage of the worldwide BreakFree protests, plus inspiring stories, an update on the proposed Bakken Pipeline, protest activities planned throughout Iowa for the summer, and other opportunities for action.

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