Laini Fluellen Charities, Inc. is keeping a promise to support new treatment options for triple negative breast cancer by raising funding and investing locally. Board Chair Diane Artis and Board Member Ed Williams, PhD, presented a $10,000 check February 26 to the Community Cancer Research Foundation in Munster. Laini Fluellen...
The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD), operator of the South Shore Line railroad, recently announced that it is able to begin the design and engineering phase of the West Lake Corridor Project after receiving approval to enter the New Starts Engineering phase of the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA)...
The American Cancer Society recently shared that NIPSCO employees raised $87,000 in cash donations through their Charity of Choice campaign to support their mission to fight for a cure. Combined with a corporate donation of $50,000, the campaign raised a total of $137,000. “The outpouring of generosity from NIPSCO’s employees...
BMO Harris Bank recently announced the hiring of two Vice Chairs, Eric Smith and Michael Morton on Wednesday, January 22, 2020. Both Morton and Smith will report directly to David Casper, U.S. CEO, BMO Financial Group. “Commercial banking is a core strength at BMO, and we continue to execute on...
Attorney General Curtis Hill announced recently that Indiana will receive $19.5 million under a settlement reached with Equifax following Indiana’s lawsuit against the company over its massive 2017 data breach. Indiana was one of two states that opted not to participate in a multistate settlement in July 2019 — choosing...
East Chicago, Indiana, Mayor Anthony Copeland and Manhattan Mechanical Services kick off construction at 3450 Michigan Avenue Manhattan is a heavy industrial mechanical contractor providing services to oil refineries, chemical plants, steel mills, paper mills and other heavy industrial operations. The new facility will consist of offices, fabrication shop, craft...
By Chinta Strausberg Known for saving souls, Pastor Ira Acree who heads the Greater St. John Bible Church and is co-chairman of the Leaders Network, on Sunday July 7 announced he is opening a restaurant called “Avenue Dogs” that will make your taste buds shout with joy. Acree chose the Austin community...
Dollar General’s newest store at 4157 Cleveland St. in Gary is now open! In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices. Dollar General will celebrate the store’s official grand opening on Saturday, November 11 at 8...
Crusader staff report WVON 1690-AM, Chicago’s iconic Black news/talk radio station, is moving its headquarters from Chatham to the South Loop by the end of the year, Parent Company Midway Broadcasting announced on October 2. Midway will move WVON’s studios and offices to 800 South Wells Street at River City, a...
#Realmen   #Investingirls The 7th annual International Day of the Girl is Thursday, October 11. In recognition of this global celebration, Polished Pebbles Girls Mentoring Program will hold their annual fundraising event to help raise awareness of the importance of mentoring and nurturing the world’s 1.1 billion girls. The reception...