Sparks-Wade announces campaign for mayor

Move sets up battle with incumbent Freeman-Wilson Crusader Staff Report Gary Councilwoman LaVetta Sparks-Wade has announced that she is running for mayor, setting up a battle...

An Adult’s ‘Clerical Error’ Threatens a Girl’s High School Hoop Dreams

By Kevin Draper, New York Times Appeals to state boards and outcries from some of the most prominent voices in the sport have not been...

California’s Governor Just Proposed The Longest Paid Parental Leave In The...

Democrat Gavin Newsom’s proposal counts as groundbreaking and radical for the U.S.; it still falls short of what most developed nations offer. By Emily Peck,...

Registration for IU Northwest Lean Six Sigma Certification now open

Registration is now open for Indiana University Northwest’s Lean Six Sigma (LSS) intermediate–level certification, known as the green belt designation. A coveted business education hallmark, LSS certification...

Health Officials raise awareness of Cervical Cancer, prevention

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is working with partners to educate Hoosiers about prevention of cervical cancer as part of National Cervical...

Free weight loss surgery seminars and support group offered New Year...

Methodist Hospitals offers weight loss surgery seminars for individuals considering weight   loss surgery. The seminars are informational and offer information about weight loss and...

My James Meredith journey by Tommy Williams

Contributed By:The 411 News His father-in-law told him, “Don’t bring that boy back here again” A 1-hour documentary, including credits, tells the story of Gary’s Tommy...

IU Northwest celebrates Dr. MLK Jr. and Black History Month

Events explore legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., first African American female pilot, and a hundred-year quest to honor Black history and culture Indiana University...

Lake Area United Way to Hold First Real.Strong.Girls. Strong Women Leadership...

Real.Strong.Girls, an initiative of Lake Area United Way, will hold their first Strong Women Leadership Retreat on Friday, January 25, 2019 at the NIPSCO...

Radical generosity at the Pay What You Can Café 

Contributed By: The 411 News Family Life Center’s strategy to strengthen the Gary community LaJuan Clemons learned community giving as a child and it has stuck...