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RDA Makes the Case for Regional Cities Funds

rot1On Tuesday, the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority presented its request for $42 million from the Regional Cities program for rail improvements, service upgrades and transit-oriented development along the South Shore line from Gary to Michigan City. Click on the video below to see our presentation.

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Porter County Career and Technical Center Newsletter, October 9, 2015

PCCTC-Vol-22-Issue-2-sept-2015-5Our students learn technical skills and workplace skills like working together, being punctual, polite, and considerate. They also learn how to develop a resume, and how to search and apply for a job. The curriculum also includes practicing job interviewing skills.

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Purdue Trustees Approve Academic Structuring for Purdue University Northwest

PurdueLogoA plan to unify academic organizations of the emerging Purdue University Northwest into six colleges was approved on Friday (Oct. 9) by the Purdue University Board of Trustees.

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Symphony of Dyer's First Resident, Gene Anderson, Takes Trip of a Lifetime

Gene-HonorFlight-12Gene Anderson is the first resident of the Symphony of Dyer; a well-loved man in Northwest Indiana who worked hard at Standard Oil, now BP, for 36 years.

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IU Northwest Invites Public Comment on University

rot1Indiana University Northwest is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The University will host a visit April 11-13, 2016, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

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1st Source Assists in Celebrating Hebron Fire Department Remodel

Hebron-Fire-Dept-1st-Source1st Source Bank was pleased to help the Hebron Fire Department celebrate the remodel of their fire station this past weekend. The bank delivered a cake and cupcakes to the fire department’s open house to thank them for everything they do to help the community.

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The SSCVA's Lincoln Train Exhibit Awakens History in Northwest Indiana


The historic Lincoln Funeral Train was front and center for the South Shore CVA's Lincoln Train debut at the Indiana Visitor's Center in Hammond, Indiana. A crowd of people of all ages and interests was present to welcome this historic locomotive to the region.

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