Uncover the Hammond Nightlife: 6 Pubs Worth Your Time
In this article, we're going to explore six enticing pubs in Hammond. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these establishments yet? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
NWS Surveying Possible Tornado Damage Tuesday Night Near EC & Gary
The Chicago National Weather Service is working to confirm a possible tornado shortly after 9 PM, Tuesday, in a path stretching from Lansing to Hammond then into East Chicago to the Gary Airport section of Lake County. Region News was live under the rotation near 174th & Hohman in Hammond...
WATCH: Longtime local storm chaser spots unconfirmed tornado in NW Indiana
One of the tornados that touched down in the area Tuesday night, yet to be officially confirmed by the National Weather Service, was captured by Northwest Indiana storm-chaser Paul Goddard.
Lake County Feb 27 Weekly Crime Report: 247 Incidents and 14 Crime Stories
Lake County Feb 27 Weekly Crime Report: 247 Incidents and 14 Crime Stories. During the last week, Lake County reported a total of 247 crime cases. The most prevalent crimes were 'Other' and 'Assault', each accounting for 44 cases, followed by 'Suspicious Situation' with 36 cases, and 'Disturbance' with 34 cases. Lesser reported crimes included 'Theft' with 24 cases, 'Vandalism' with 20 cases, and 'Arrest' with 18 cases. More severe crimes such as 'Shooting', 'Trespass', 'Burglary' and 'Robbery' were less common, with 14, 9, 3 and 1 cases respectively. It's concerning to note the high number of cases falling under 'Other' and 'Assault', indicating a potentially volatile situation in the place. The data also highlights the need for heightened vigilance and proactive measures to curb the rising crime rate.
Cook County man arrested after police find 167 pounds of marijuana, 400 THC pens in van
CHESTERTON, Ind. - A Cook County man was arrested in Indiana Sunday after police say they found over 160 pounds of marijuana in a cargo van he was driving on Interstate 94. Erik J. Boehm, 22, of Melrose Park, has been charged with dealing a controlled substance, dealing marijuana and resisting law enforcement.
Gary police seek help in locating teenage girl missing since October
GARY, Ind. — The Gary Police Department is seeking help in locating a teenage girl missing since October. Tyaunniah Wade, 17, of Gary was last seen on Oct. 7, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children’s website. Anyone who may have information on her whereabouts...
13-year-old dies at hospital after south suburban stabbing, medical examiner says
One of the two teens stabbed in the south suburbs earlier this week died from his injuries on Tuesday, according to the medical examiner.
Dolton mayor denies involvement in her namesake charity
Embattled south suburban politician Tiffany Henyard travelled to Washington, D.C. in an attempt to answer critics of her lavish spending, gridlocked government and questionable cancer charity. The interview raised more questions than it answered. Henyard, who is the mayor of Dolton and supervisor of Thornton Township, denied involvement in the Tiffany Henyard Cares Foundation despite […]
Taste the Trio: Three Must-Try Pizzas in Hammond
This article presents a tour of three exceptional pizzerias in Hammond. Have you had the chance to taste their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
“Stain On Our Community”: Dolton Mayor Under Investigation After Allegations of Lavish Spending, Police Misuse
Democratic Mayor Tiffany Henyard of Dolton, Illinois, finds herself at the center of a burgeoning controversy as allegations of lavish spending, retaliatory police actions, and misuse of funds surface. Table of Contents show. Amid calls for an investigation by Dolton Trustees and the FBI, Henyard faces scrutiny for her conduct,...
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church 108th anniversary
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church will observe its 108th church anniversary during the month of March 2024. The theme, “Still Standing: 108 Years of Prayer, Faithfulness & Commitment,” is a testament to the firm foundation laid many years ago, which has sustained the church, and parishioners, throughout the 108-year existence. A schedule of celebratory services and observances is below:
The gas price fluctuate between $2.99 and $3.39 in Hammond as of 2024-02-28. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
Homewood, IL – Police Seek Information on Elder Road Vehicular Hijacking
Homewood, IL – The Homewood Police Department is urgently seeking information following an aggravated vehicular hijacking that occurred on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, around 6:10 PM on the 800 block of Elder Road. Official reports detail a distressing scene where two armed assailants, one male with a rifle and...
School Spotlight: Thornton Fractional North High School
CHICAGO (CBS)-- Meet the students and staff of Thornton Fractional North High School in Calumet City. As Principal Mr. Brian Rucinski said, "It's a special place" that feels like "one big family."
FedEx driver dies on I-294 after fiery truck crash, ISP says
According to Illinois State Police, the accident occurred shortly on the northbound I-294 exit ramp at Lake Cook Road. A FedEx double tractor-trailer veered off the road for unknown reasons and hit the guardrail. It then caught fire. The driver died.
First installment of Cook Co. property taxes due this week; new penalty fee for late payers
After Friday, any unpaid balance will be charged 0.75% per month, according to Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas.
Intense Debate: Alleged Thief Drowns Post Crashing Stolen U-Haul into Little Calumet River, According to Police
audacy.com - 02/21/2024 06:48:12 PM. A few days ago, a suspect fleeing police in a stolen U-Haul truck met a tragic end after crashing into the Little Calumet River. The chase began in Hammond when the vehicle was identified by a license plate reader system. A female passenger, who had an active arrest warrant for cocaine possession, jumped out during the pursuit and was later detained. This incident has sparked a flurry of discussions among the public, with divergent views being expressed.
Merrillville calling itself 'The Heart of the Region' with new slogan
The town of Merrillville has selected a new slogan. "Merrillville, The Heart of the Region" was officially adopted by the town council Tuesday. It was submitted by resident Candi Colvin. She was recognized during Tuesday's meeting by council member Rhonda Neal. "She did tell me earlier, she was like, 'Well,...