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  1. Subsidy Spotlight: Paying the Price of Tar Sands ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Oil Change

    Having lived in the industrial town of Whiting, Indiana--just south of Chicago--for nearly three decades, she wasn't terribly shaken. "There's a lot of noise constantly," she explains.

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  2. Valley Fire Protection Systems tapped for major projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Daily Herald

    ... crews are really excited for this project given that they just completed significant work at the BP refinery in Whiting, Ind. earlier this year," Hartel continued. "The tougher the project, the brighter we at Valley shine." Phase one of the complex ...

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  3. Falling gasoline prices: There are lots of reasons whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Ag Professional

    ... that has not been the case. "Midwest refineries are all functioning well," he said. He noted that the refinery in Whiting, Indiana - the largest in the region - uses heavy crude such as Canadian oil sands crude, which is less expensive than lighter ...

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  4. Falling gasoline prices: There are lots of reasons whyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Holtville Tribune

    ... that has not been the case. "Midwest refineries are all functioning well," he said. He noted that the refinery in Whiting, Indiana - the largest in the region - uses heavy crude such as Canadian oil sands crude, which is less expensive than lighter ...

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  5. Valley Fire Protection Systems Tapped for Major ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | PRWeb

    The design and installation of a complete fire protection system in this 1.65 million square foot tire storage distribution facility in Illinois creates unique fire protection challenges. "Tire storage is as challenging as it gets in fire protection, and our competitors would not commit to meeting such an aggressive project schedule."

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  6. FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2010, file photo, Georgia Bulldogs Aron White ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... friend roaming the sidelines on a football Saturday. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Brant Sanderlin, File) WHITING, Ind. (AP) - It was deemed a pipe dream and a longshot as well as both wacky and brilliant, according to Mayor Joseph ...

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  7. National Mascot Hall of Fame coming to NW IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Daily Journal

    ... the concept of bringing a world-class entertainment venue for people of all ages was a perfect fit for the city of Whiting," Stahura told The Times ( http://bit.ly/1o1K4wA ). "I can only dream of what happens when you combine the wackiness and fun ...

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  8. Massive recycling project targets plastics for reuse, energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Plastics News

    ... IRG, up until recently, was used by BP as a staging area for a major construction project at its nearby refinery in Whiting, Ind. The building has been empty for about six months, the economic developer said. IRG is receiving capital investment tax ...

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  9. Davich: Digitally preserving images, movies and memories of NWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Post-Tribune

    ... the Blizzard of '67, the Amaizo company picnics and Gary's Golden Jubilee of 1956 to the early years of Cedar Lake, Whiting and Highland. Anthony Diaz, of Hammond, is on a quest to digitally preserve such memories via images, photos and home movies. ...

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  10. Illegal Coke & Coal Operation Shuts Down After City Of Chicago CrackdownRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | City of Chicago

    ... typically used as a fuel source in power plants. A significant amount of pet coke is produced by the BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana, and it is anticipated that the amount of pet coke produced by this facility will triple in the coming year due to ...

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  11. Outdoors notes and fishing updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Daily Herald

    ... If you're into fall salmon, you may want try your hand on the big lake's population of smallmouth bass right off Whiting, Indiana. Small spinners as well as goby imitators should work. Area lakes and ponds: Banana Lake near Wauconda is starting to ...

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  12. NIPSCO lowers estimated gas, electric rate hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... work on the upgrades, including a new electric substation south of Valparaiso and replacement of a major gas main in Whiting. "We are really starting to make some good progress," Meyer said. "There is a lot of work that needs to be done." Indiana's ...

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  13. Third Suspect Arrested In Murder Of Retired Police SergeantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Thursday morning. Authorities do not expect him to arrive in Illinois for a few days. Jeremy Mendez, 16, of Whiting, Ind., and Jesse Kazmierski, 18, of Hammond, Ind., were previously arrested and charged with murder and home invasion. Both are being ...

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  14. Indiana Agrees To Recognize 2nd Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Pridesource.com

    A federal judge on Thursday approved Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera's agreement with the state and the Lake County clerk. The Whiting couple married last March in Illinois, and Rivera has ovarian cancer.

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  15. Stay extended on Indiana same-sex marriage caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... the couple's attorneys successfully asked that an excep Last week, Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera, of Whiting, were similarly granted recognition of their marriage performed in Illinois earlier this year. The Supreme Court could hear ...

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  16. Stay extended on Indiana same-sex marriage case pending Supreme CourtaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... again be made for the couple pending the outcome of the case. Last week, Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera, of Whiting, were similarly granted recognition of their marriage performed in Illinois earlier this year. The Supreme Court could hear ...

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  17. Indiana Will Recognize Second Same Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    A federal judge on Thursday approved the agreement between the state, the Lake County clerk and Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera of Whiting.

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  18. Indiana Must Recognize Another Lesbian Couple's MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Advocate

    Under an agreement reached this week, Indiana will recognize the marriage of a second lesbian couple in which one member has a life-threatening illness. Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera, who live in Whiting, Ind., had filed suit seeking recognition of their Illinois marriage because Rivera has advanced ovarian cancer, reports The Times of Munster, Ind.

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  19. Close potential loophole on rail tank cars, suburbs urgedRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... almost like a pipeline is needed to move oil through Nebraska and down to the Cushing, OK terminal instead of to the Whiting, IN refinery. I wonder what, or who, would cause such an issue? Gosh I just can't...hmmm...? The proposals, however, would ...

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  20. Indiana Must Recognize Another Lesbian Couple's MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Advocate

    Under an agreement reached this week, Indiana will recognize the marriage of a second lesbian couple in which one member has a life-threatening illness. Veronica Romero and Mayra Yvette Rivera, who live in Whiting, Ind., had filed suit seeking recognition of their Illinois marriage because Rivera has advanced ovarian cancer, reports The Times of Munster, Ind.

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