Councilman Pratt retires after 34 years

Councilman Roy Pratt Joining two other officials who attended final council meeting Dec. 15 The political careers of three prominent Gary council members came to an...

Spirit Of Christmas Dinner at new location this year

State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary) said the annual Spirit of Christmas Dinner will be held this year at the Genesis Convention Center, 1...

Gary chosen for national revitalization project

CENTIER BANK KICKED off the city’s revitalization efforts in downtown Gary after opening a branch in the historic Gary State Bank building in October....

U.S. politicians stoop to a new low; quality of life and...

America is stuck on stupid when it comes to the so-called terrorism scare and like the pimps that they are, candidates for elective office...

Operations up at Gary Airport after year of growth

Airport Authority celebrates milestones and plans for the future As 2015 draws to a close, Gary/ Chicago International Airport operations are up 13.2 percent and...

Alterations sought for sagging pants proposal

CITY LEADERS FEAR an ordinance that would prohibit residents from wearing sagging pants will open the Gary to lawsuits. Gary officials cautious of legal problems...

Governor, First Lady celebrate annual Tree Lighting with Hoosier students

CHOIR STUDENTS FROM Kingsway Christian School in Avon, IN joined Governor Pence at the Indiana Statehouse to perform at the annual tree lighting event. Governor...

Cardiologist, Nurse Practitioner join St. Mary Medical Center’s Physician Network

Eric Schulte, MD One of the area’s leading cardiologists, Eric Schulte, MD, recently joined Community Healthcare System’s Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians....

21st Century Charter School at Gary celebrates Honor Roll Students

21st Century Charter School at Gary recently celebrated its Honor Roll students with an Academic Pep Rally on Friday, November 13, 2015, highlighting their...

Neighbor speaks out against Eclipse Charter Co.

Larry Webb continues to use the former Beckman Middle School he purchased as storage housing for his fleet of school and coach buses despite...