Washington equipped to serve in the State Senate

On Thursday, January 21, 2016, Calumet Township Board President Darren Washington announced his candidacy to become the Democratic Nominee for Indiana State Senate in...

Movie & TV series set to begin filming in Gary, IN

Meet T.J. Chester and Darrell Hervey, duo behind The New Black Entertainment T.J. Chester and her husband Darrell Hervey are the duo behind The New...

NIPSCO Names Jennifer Montague its Vice President of Communications and External...

Northern Indiana Public Service Company LLC (NIPSCO), a Ni-Source Inc., (NYSE: NI) company, announced  the selection of Jennifer V. Montague as its vice president...

Major mental institute facility to be built

Rendering of the institute. (Photo by Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Governor Pence Announces new State-of-the-Art Neuro-Diagnostic Institute Governor Mike Pence today unveiled the state’s...

Melton gets two big endorsements for State Senate

Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the grand dame of Indiana politics, Earline Rogers formally, endorsed Indiana State Senate candidate Eddie Melton. He seeks to...

UIC Graduate Workers Begin Indefinite Strike for a Fair Contract

Over 1,500 Teaching Assistants and Graduate Assistants at the University of Illinois at Chicago will withhold their labor indefinitely starting March 19, after stalled...

Pence signs Education Agenda Bills focused on supporting teachers and schools

Governor Mike Pence recently signed two agenda bills in the rotunda of the Indiana Statehouse focused on supporting teachers and schools. The first, Senate...

U.S. Army’s only all-female, African American WWII unit honored with monument

By Kaylah Jackson The contributions of over 800 African American women who sorted mail in a segregated unit during WWII were recognized Friday in Fort Leavenworth,...

City of Gary files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors

The City of Gary is facing the ever-escalating costs associated with combatting the opioid epidemic.  In continued efforts to confront this crisis, the City...

Meals on Wheels Lights the Night for Senior Hunger

5th annual campaign aims to raise funds to deliver 13,000 meals and wellness checks About 70 people gathered at Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana...