South Shore Train Extension Picks Up Some Momentum In March, the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District board could review proposals for an environmental impact study of an eight-mile extension of the South Shore commuter rail line.
Bank Robbers Hit Two Branches On Tuesday Bank robbers apparently wanted to get their day’s work done before the snowstorm got in the way Tuesday morning.
Police In NW Indiana Stop Bank Robbery By Man Dressed As CTA EmployeeCharges are pending against a man after police thwarted his attempt to rob a bank Sunday morning.
Indiana Man Dies After Motorcycle AccidentA northwest Indiana man died Saturday, almost a week after he was hurt in a motorcycle crash in his hometown of Dyer, Ind.
Fallen NW Indiana Soldier Honored At FuneralHe made the ultimate sacrifice while serving his country. On Wednesday, northwest Indiana residents came together to say goodbye to Army Staff Sgt. David Nowaczyk, who was killed in Afghanistan last month.
Dyer, Ind. Soldier Dies In AfghanistanThe community of Dyer, Ind., is mourning one of its own, after a soldier was killed in Afghanistan.
Retired Doctor Charged With Killing His 95-Year-Old Mother A retired doctor from Northwest Indiana is facing murder charges after authorities said he killed his 95-year-old mother and then shot himself in the face, but survived.
Elderly Woman Shot Dead; Son Injured By Self-Inflicted WoundA 95-year-old Northwest Indiana woman was shot dead Sunday morning, and her 74-year-old son is in the hospital after he shot himself, officials said.
Dyer, Ind., Town Employees Get Party On Paid TimeThe Northwest Indiana town of Dyer is holding a Holiday Appreciation Party for its town employees Friday - giving them half a day off with pay so they can attend.
Alert Issued For Missing Woman, Two ChildrenChicago police are looking for a woman and two children who haven't been seen for over a week.
Indiana 9/11 Survivor Relieved At Bin Laden's DeathOsama Bin Laden's death comes are great news to a Dyer, Ind., man, who was in the north tower of the World Trade Center when American Airlines Flight 11 hit the building on Sept. 11, 2001.
Christmas Comes Early For Infant With Challenged Immune SystemSeth Petreikis needs an expensive operation, but administrators of a public program balked at the cost -- until Friday.