Squabble erupts over Cline Avenue bridge project
State Rep. Edward Soliday told Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. on Thursday to stop making the Cline Avenue bridge project in East Chicago a "political football."
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Lake Station mayor, wife plead not guilty
Lake Station Mayor Keith Soderquist and his wife proclaimed their innocence in federal court Thursday morning, pleading not guilty in two separate criminal cases, including one claiming they illegally used money from the Lake Station Food Pantry and the mayor's campaign fund to pay for numerous gambling trips.
Semi hits, kills 11-year-old boy in Whiting
Police say an 11-year-old boy died after he was hit by a semitrailer on a busy city street in northwestern Indiana.
Palos Heights police working with casino on shooting investigation
Palos Heights police are working with security at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind., as part of their investigation into the Tuesday shooting of a man in his home.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Genealogy Query - Allred : Goins : Lavor Laver : Paul Michael : Spillers
Paul Michael goins,lavor,spillers Allred. He lived in Columbia center in Hammond Indiana when born around 1967-69.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Indiana doctor sentenced to 1 year on tax charge
HAMMOND, Ind. A northwest Indiana physician has been sentenced to one year in prison on charges he failed to pay individual income taxes and employment taxes taken from his employees.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
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Linde Completes Specialty Gases Plant
Linde North America, Murray Hill, N.J., completed its new specialty gases plant in Hammond, Ind., which complements the current industrial and medical gas filling facilities and distribution activities in operation at the site.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Indiana lawmaker helps save unwanted pets
More than 100 dogs and cats set to be euthanized at an Indianapolis shelter instead may find homes halfway across the country, thanks in part to a northwestern Indiana lawmaker.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Duo Who Shot At Cops After Bank Robbery Arrested In Missouri
Police in Missouri have apprehended a man and woman who robbed a northwest Indiana bank at gunpoint Saturday morning, then fired shots at police as they fled, the FBI said.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Refrigerated & Frozen Foods
PMMI Ensures Today's Youth Has Skills to Fill Tomorrow's Manufacturing Jobs
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, Reston, Va., wants to ensure that today's youth holds the skills and know-how to apply for Here's a rundown of some of their member-run and operated programs that educate and excite students about packaging as a career.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Woman shot multiple times, killed in Hammond
A 37-year old woman was found shot multiple times and pronounced dead Sunday morning in Hammond, Ind., said officials.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Boyz II Men and Bobby Brown bring hits to The Venue
Boyz II Men and Bobby Brown brought an evening of classic R&B to The Venue at the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Ind., on March 28. The multi-platinum artists had no problem pushing out the hits to the appreciative crowd.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Couple rob EC bank, fire shots at police in getaway
A man and woman who robbed an East Chicago bank at gunpoint Saturday morning fired multiple shots at police twice as they fled the scene in their SUV.
Hammond man, 18, charged in South Side shooting
An 18-year-old man from Indiana has been charged with shooting two men last week on the South Side.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
7 1/2 miles from Chicago's lips to BP's anus
This past Monday, BP spilled an estimated 39 barrels of tar sands cride into Lake Michigan from their Whiting refinery.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Hammond Man Heralded As Hero For Saving Neighbor From Fire
John Tomczak Jr. was watching TV in his living room about 10:25 a.m. when he heard a strange noise coming from outside his Hammond, Ind., home, he said.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Cabela's to open in Indiana's Noblesville
A Candlewood Suites hotel was built in Greenwood, Ind., in anticipation of a Cabela's opening there, but the store will be built in Noblesville.