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  1. Mourners remember 19-year-old victim of accused serial killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    ... in the Oct. 17 strangulation death of Hardy. He faces the same charges in the death of Anith Jones, 35, of Merrillville. Vann led police investigators to Jones' body, which was found Oct. 18 in the basement of an abandoned home at 421 E. 43rd Ave., ...

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  2. True Grit: A new ABA project helps women learn personal characteristics that will help them advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | ABA Journal

    ... the commission and serves as chief legal officer and executive vice president of NiSource, an energy company in Merrillville, Indiana. But just what are grit and a positive mindset, and can they be learned? Both concepts have been subjects of ...

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  3. Tribune Publishing completes purchase of Sun-Times suburban propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... year. Some 143 editorial and advertising employees of the suburban papers, which include the SouthtownStar, Merrillville Post-Tribune, Aurora Beacon-News, Elgin Courier-News, Naperville Sun, Lake County News-Sun and the weekly Pioneer Press ...

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  4. Dedication set at memorial of 1994 plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WHIO

    ... to meet many of the families of the other victims for the first time during a public forum Thursday night in Merrillville. "It's been a journey of grief over 20 years," Wright told The Indianapolis Star. "This is a new chapter. I am grateful there ... 4 comments

  5. Equal pay, quality of life issues define Dist. 15 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    ... everyone, including children supported by their mother's wages and male Republicans. Olthoff, who serves on the Merrillville Redevelopment Authority and previously on the Merrillville Plan Commission and the town's Board of Zoning Appeals, said she ...

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  6. Purchase Of McDermott's Million-Dollar Home At Tax Sale Turning HeadsRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Advance Indiana

    ... records, LTNO was created on July 18, 2012. Its registered business address is 1000 E. 80th Place, Suite #700, Merrillville, Indiana. According to the Times, that's the same address that is used by Bruce White's Whiteco Industries, which was the ...

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  7. Firm hired to audit Gary employee dependentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    ... om Paul Heuring Ford, but fire officials first must provide proof of what two other companies- Art Hill Ford of Merrillville and Lakeshore Ford of Burns Harbor- quoted as their prices, explained Controller Celita Green.

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  8. Customer, Lender File Suit in Wake of Grant's Appliances ClosingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... in mortgage payments. The Joliet store and four other locations - Downers Grove, Orland Park, Aurora and Merrillville, Indiana - closed with little notice the night of Oct. 8. The chain was founded in Joliet more than 90 years ago. Customers and ...

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  9. Suspected serial killer in court on 2nd murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    ... body was found in a Hammond motel bathtub. He also faces the same chargers in the death of Anith Jones, 35, of Merrillville. Vann led police investigators to Jones' body, which was found Oct. 18 in the basement of an abandoned home at 421 E. 43rd ...

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  10. Re: Alleged Serial Killer Darren Deon Vann Hit With 2nd Murder Charge | News OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | NewsOne

    Alleged Indiana serial killer Darren Deon Vann reportedly told police that a hit man recently paid him $300 and gave him drugs to kill a 35-year-old, Merrillville, Ind., woman, according to the Chicago Sun-Times . On Wednesday, the former U.S. Marine , who was discharged from service for reasons that are unclear, was charged with murder, murder in perpetration of a robbery and robbery resulting in serious bodily injury in the death of the woman, Anith Jones , according to CBS Chicago .

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  11. Rappers, girlfriends indicted in bank fraud schmemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    Members and affiliates of a rap group with ties to Merrillville and Griffith used social media to run a bank fraud scheme that took in about $87,000, according to a probable cause affidavit. The affidavit, unsealed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court in Hammond, claims that the group, the Rack Boyz, and the girlfriends of two of the members operated what's known as a Cracking Cards scheme from 2011 to 2013.

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  12. Merrillville looks at requiring more security at nightclubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    Councilman Shawn Pettit, D-6th, wants a committee created to prepare an ordinance to outline required security measures at bars, lounges and nightclubs in the aftermath of two shootings at Rain Ultra Club this summer. "I think we need something," Pettit said recently, after plan commissioner Brian Dering gave the town council a report on what other communities across the country are doing to tackle security problems at establishments that serve alcohol and draw large crowds.

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  13. Gary airport expansion all clear with major obstacle out of the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Post-Tribune

    ... sprung from a federal mandate requiring expanding runway safety areas, but U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, was credited with supporting the idea as far back as 1999. Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and Lane also credited U.S. Sen. Joe ...

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  14. Indiana Coroner Asks Public to Help Identify Alleged Serial Killer's Victims Through Their JewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | People

    ... Hardy, 19, in a Hammond, Indiana, hotel. Three other victims have been identified as Anith Jones, 35, of Merrillville, who had been missing since Oct. 8, as well as Teaira Batey, 28, and Christine Williams, 36. Vann, who has been charged with the ...

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  15. Suspect in 7 Indiana slayings due back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    An Indiana man charged in the deaths of two women and accused in five other slayings is due back in court one week after he refused to even acknowledge his name to a judge. Spokeswoman Cloe Lay of the Lake County Prosecutor's Office said Thursday that Darren Vann is scheduled to appear before Lake Superior Court Judge Diane Boswell at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29 to face murder charges and other counts in the strangulation deaths of 19-year-old Afrikka Hardy, of Gary, and 35-year-old Anith Jones, of Merrillville.

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  16. Gary killings put spotlight on abandoned buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | News Times

    ... was found. Photo: Uncredited, AP FILE - This June 2013 photo provided by Natasha Conway shows Anith Jones of Merrillville, Ind., whose body was found Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 in an abandoned Gary, Ind., home. Authorities say Darren Vann, who was ...

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  17. Alleged Serial Killer Hit With 2nd Murder ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | NewsOne

    Alleged Indiana serial killer Darren Deon Vann reportedly told police that a hit man recently paid him $300 and gave him drugs to kill a 35-year-old, Merrillville, Ind., woman, according to the Chicago Sun-Times . On Wednesday, the former U.S. Marine , who was discharged from service for reasons that are unclear, was charged with murder, murder in perpetration of a robbery and robbery resulting in serious bodily injury in the death of the woman, Anith Jones , according to CBS Chicago .

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  18. Magic City Classic 2014: 3 Alabama State players to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... two fumble recoveries, one interception and a team-leading 105 tackles that was also second in the league. The Merrillville, Ind. native was named last season's SWAC Newcomer of the Year and earned First-Team All-SWAC honors. Through seven games, he ...

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  19. Police track Indiana slaying suspect's movementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... at more victims over a 20-year span. In this June 2013 photo provided by Natasha Conway is Anith Jones of Merrillville, Ind., whose body was found Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 in an abandoned Gary, Ind., home. Authorities say Darren Vann, who was taken ...

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  20. Man suspected of killing 7 refuses to answer judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... 20 miles southeast of Chicago. On Wednesday, he also was charged in the death of 35-year-old Anith Jones of, Merrillville, Indiana, whose body was found in an abandoned house Saturday night in Gary. Five more bodies were found Sunday in other homes, ...

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