Firm That Designed Collapsed FIU Bridge Also Building East Chicago SpanThe FIGG Bridge Group designed the Florida pedestrian bridge that collapsed, and is building the upcoming Cline Avenue bridge replacement in East Chicago, Indiana.
Gary Casinos May Ban SmokingA casino giant hopes to snuff out a proposed smoking ban in Gary Indiana.
Hammond Mayor Reveals Family's Lawyer Was Target Of Post Office Pipe BombA pregnant postal worker was injured when that bomb exploded at the East Chicago post office on Sept. 6.
Suspect Charged In E. Chicago Pipe Bomb ExplosionFederal authorities have made an arrest in the case of a pipe bomb that exploded at a post office in East Chicago on September 6th.
East Chicago, Ind. Post Office Bomb Linked To Hammond ThreatHammond Mayor Thomas McDermott says the pipe bomb that exploded at the East Chicago post office last month, injuring a worker, was meant for an attorney working for the city.
East Chicago Post Office Reopens After Employee Injured In Pipe Bomb BlastThe FBI confirmed the blast was the result of a single pipe bomb that went off shortly after 6:30 p.m., injuring a postal employee.
Blast Injures Employee At East Chicago, Ind. Post OfficeSources said the explosive device was possibly a pipe bomb.
Housing Secretary Ben Carson Meets With Officials, Residents In Lead Contaminated East ChicagoU.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson met Monday with Northwest Indiana residents forced from their homes by lead contamination.
Boy, 4, Shot And Killed In East ChicagoThe Lake County Coroner’s office said 4-year-old Garrion Glover was pronounced dead shortly after 3 a.m. at St. Catherine Hospital.
Indiana Extends Assistance For East Chicago Lead CrisisIndiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has approved a plan to continue providing emergency aid to East Chicago as it seeks to clean up lead contamination
EPA Chief Visits East Chicago Amid Fears Agency Is Leaving RegionProtestors demonstrated as Administrator Scott Pruitt met with local and state officials about the continuing cleanup of toxic soil.
East Chicago Mayor Rails Against EPA Over Lead Contamination CleanupMayor Anthony Copeland accused the EPA of rushing him into making rapid decisions about the future use of land contaminated with lead.