NIRPC launches pandemic loan program for NWI businesses

  Northwest Indiana businesses impacted by the economic downturn during the pandemic can now access federal loan funds made available through the US EDA CARES Act. Administrators ... Continue Reading →

La Porte artist and former patient’s paintings will brighten rooms at MC cancer center

  Windowless exam rooms at the Woodland Cancer Care Center of Franciscan Health Michigan City will have unique splashes of color to greet patients thanks to La Porte artist Ginny ... Continue Reading →

Learn to be a planner via online Purdue Extension course

  Purdue Extension and Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant have opened registration for American Citizen Planner – Indiana, an online training course for local planning officials and ... Continue Reading →

Business group seeks nominees for entrepreneur awards

  The Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center is marking a milestone with 30 years of honoring entrepreneurs and advocates at its Entrepreneurial Excellence (E-Day) ... Continue Reading →

Manufacturer of RV, boat products is coming to La Porte; will employ 30-plus

  A new manufacturing plant that will employ 30-plus people is coming to La Porte, it was announced at the La Porte City Council meeting Tuesday night, July 6, 2021. Patrick Industries, ... Continue Reading →

Don’t let investments go on vacation

  Now that we’ve gained at least some space from the COVID-19 pandemic, summer travel is heating up. But while you might be eager to hit the road, you won’t want your investments ... Continue Reading →

Franciscan Health – Michigan City moves vaccine clinic out of hospital

  The COVID-19 vaccination clinic that has operated in Franciscan Health Hospital – Michigan City since December 2020 is ending operations as vaccinations shift to other ... Continue Reading →

Westville veterinarian donates medical supplies for MCPD K-9 teams

  From MCPD: “The Michigan City Police Department would like to thank Dr. Lisa Booth from Hero Pet Animal Hospital in Westville, Ind., for donating animal medical kits ... Continue Reading →

Franciscan increases minimum hourly wage to $15

  Franciscan Health press release As part of a competitive compensation and benefits package to attract and retain the best talent, Franciscan Alliance has increased its lowest ... Continue Reading →

Strips of highway concrete could charge moving electric cars in Indiana

  INDOT press release The Indiana Department of Transportation and Purdue University have announced plans to develop the world’s first contactless, wireless-charging concrete ... Continue Reading →