‘A Celebration of Christmas’

Pastor Charles Jenkins Multi-Award winning songwriter and Inspired People recording artist Pastor Charles Jenkins just wrapped up a sold-out “Holiday Praise” Thanksgiving concert tour with...

Gary Airport revs up for master plan project

THE B. COLEMAN hanger at the Gary/Chicago International Airport was added as part of the facility’s Master Plan in 2001. Officials seeks engineering firm to...

Recent incidents cast doubt on Hammond police accountability, critics say

Valparaiso University professor Dr. Gregory Jones Activists will rally in Hammond, Indiana this weekend to highlight concerns about police brutality. A controversial traffic stop there led...

Governor Pence moves forward on drug task force

Governor Mike Pence Governor Mike Pence has directed state agencies to act on five recommendations provided during the third meeting of the Governor’s Task Force...

Homelessness in Indiana dropped in 2015

Indiana joins other states across the nation experiencing a decline in the homeless population. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released...

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...

Mayor to host annual UNCF prayer breakfast

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will partner again this year with the Northwest Indiana Leadership Council to host the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast benefitting the United...

Unifying Purdue Northwest campuses select future nickname and mascot

DARIEN THOMPSON, 10, holds the ball as the No. 14 Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball team overcame a slow shooting start with a strong...

Councilman may take his oath of office in jail

Robert Battle Robert Battle, a councilman for East Chicago starts the new year in federal custody, awaiting trial this summer on drug and homicide charges. But...

ArtHouse calls all artists to create inspiring public art

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson The ArtHouse: A Social Kitchen in downtown Gary seeks qualified artist to complete a Public Art project that is to be catalyst...