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Northwest Indiana Workforce Board Receives Grant to Recruit and Retrain Dislocated Workers


NWI-Workforce-Board-logoThe U.S. Department of Labor awarded the Center of Workforce Innovations on behalf of the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board (NWIWB) and other partner cities of Midwest Urban Strategies (MUS), with nearly $8 million in Trade and Economic Transition Dislocated Worker grant funding to help mature dislocated workers reconnect with employment in growth occupations and industries.

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Addison Pointe Employee of the Month September: Ashley Minder

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This month’s Addison Pointe Health & Rehabilitation Center’s Employee of the Month is Ashley Minder. She has worked for Addison Pointe for five and half years.

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NIPSCO Names New Leaders for Regulatory, Electric Operations and Major Customer Teams to Better Serve Its Customers


rot2Northern Indiana Public Service Company LLC (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI), announced today the selection of three Indiana-based leaders to oversee key business functions aimed to further enhance the company’s efforts to improve service to the nearly 1.2 million electric and natural gas customers across northern Indiana. The appointments are effective immediately.

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John Roney of Thomas Kia on Making Customers Happy and Being Named Employee of the Month

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John Roney, who has just been named Employee of the Month at Thomas Kia for the second month in a row, has a lot to say about the rewarding experiences he’s had as a salesman with the dealership over the last two and a half years. Working with Thomas Kia, he’s had a lot of opportunities to build on his strengths and grow as a salesman in a thriving environment.

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An Industrial Revolution Employee Spotlight: Staci Herrmann

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In the restaurant business, quality servers are incredibly important. As one of the first faces a guest will see, it’s important to have the right people at the front of the house and providing outstanding service that anticipates a guest’s needs.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Welcomes New Program Director for South Haven Club

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is proud to announce Bradley Treadway as the Program Director for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s South Haven Club. While new to the position, Brad is not new to Boys & Girls Clubs. In 2013, Brad was hired as a Youth Development Professional for the Cedar Lake Club. While his main responsibilities at the Cedar Lake Club focused on healthy lifestyle programming in the Club’s gymnasium and running leagues, he also helped in other program areas and also worked at the Club’s front desk ensuring Club members checked in and out of the Club safely.

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Addison Pointe Employee of the Month August: Tracey Babcock


Addison-Pointe-Employee-of-the-Month-August-Tracey-BabcockBabcock began working for Addison Pointe in April of 2017.

What Babcock likes most about working at Addison Pointe are the joys and smiles of the residents.

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Community Hospital Welcomes Practitioners to Physician Network


community-hospital-welcomes-practitioners-to-physician-network-09-18-18_01Community Hospital recently welcomed new physicians to the Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. The CCNI physicians of Community Healthcare System are closely affiliated with Community Hospital in Munster, St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart.

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The Faces of Team Chevy: Tom Gronli and Richard Schultze

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One of the largest teams at just about any major auto dealer is the service crew and Valparaiso’s Team Chevrolet is no exception. Their team of experts know all there is to know about fixing, maintaining, and general servicing vehicles to ensure that anyone can feel comfortable trusting their car to Team Chevy.

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Addison Pointe Health & Rehabilitation Center Employee of the Month: Peggy Bright

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As a Dietary Aide at Addison Pointe, Peggy Bright cares for the residents and takes care of their nutritional needs. She also visits with the residents and their families.

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Holladay Properties Employee Spotlight: Jessica Vargas

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If variety is the spice of life, Jessica Vargas has found a career that certainly keeps her life interesting. As a Project Architect for Holladay Properties and the only licensed architect in the Portage office, her days are always something new.

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