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Symphony of Chesterton Continues to Achieve Excellence in 2017

Symphony-of-Chesterton-Continues-to-Achieve-Excellence-in-2017_01Symphony of Chesterton has done it again! This is Chesterton's third win for the corporation’s high note trophy award! The traveling trophy is given to the post-acute network facility that continues to achieve excellence in quality care and is taken directly from patient satisfaction surveys. Dr. Nirmala Murugavel, pictured with the high note trophy, is the facilities medical director and has been instrumental in its success from the beginning. Dr. Murugavel states" quality care has and always will be my focus."

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Economic Development Corporation Michigan City Monthly Update, June 2017

EDCMC-Monthly-Update-June-2017Michigan City is currently developing a Comprehensive Plan to help create the future vision of the city. Input is currently being sought from the public to help in this process. Please share your opinions and join in the discussion.

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Community Healthcare System Welcomes New Operations Director of Occupational Health

COHMS-Mark-SavageCommunity Healthcare System’s Occupational Health department recently welcomed Mark Savage as its new Operations Director. A seasoned professional in the area of workforce health and safety, Savage will be responsible for management of the system’s Occupational Health operations in both Lake and Porter Counties.

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La Porte Economic Development Corporation, American Renolit Work Together to Bring Jobs, Money to Region



The La Porte City Council voted unanimously yesterday in favor of approving a resolution to use enterprise zone investment credits within a Tax Increment Financing District in a deal with local company American Renolit, a manufacturer of high-quality plastic films for the graphics, label, furniture and window profile industries.

The resolution would allow for American Renolit to receive up to $275,000 in conditional tax credits from the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, in addition to additional incentives offered through the Greater La Porte Economic Development Corporation. The agreement specifies that these credits are performance-based, meaning that until Hoosiers are hired, the company will not be able to claim the credits.

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La Porte Chamber Seeking Vendors for Craft Fairs in July & August 2017

La-Porte-Chamber-Seeking-Vendors-for-Craft-Fairs-in-July-and-August-2017The Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors for two dates for its La Porte Chamber Craft Fair. The events will take place on Saturday, July 22 and Saturday, August 19 from 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Herald Argus Parking Lot at the corner of State and Monroe Streets in Downtown La Porte. These times coincide with the La Porte Farmers Market.

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The Mop Squad is Ready to Serve with Exceptional Service, Accepting New Clients

mop-squad-carWhether you're searching for a new cleaning service, re-evaluating your options or signing up for the first time, you likely have a list of what you're looking for. Dependability, thoroughness and trustworthiness are all high on the list. Luckily for you, The Mop Squad checks all those boxes and more. Even better news: they're accepting new clients!

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La Porte Chamber of Commerce Hosts Luncheon to Welcome New Hospital CEO Ashley Dickinson


The Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce invited business leaders to gather at the Best Western Plus La Porte Hotel and Conference Center to welcome the incoming La Porte Hospital CEO Ashley Dickinson and to hear her speak about her plans for the recently-announced rebuild of La Porte Hospital.

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Hey Northwest Indiana, We're Hiring!


At Ideas in Motion Media, we are looking to expand our operations and grow our team. We are a lean, mean, good-news spreading machine, but as we continue to grow, we do need more talented individuals who know the web and can embrace a challenge to join our team.

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Ozinga Ready Mix Driver Heads to National Skills Competition for Second Consecutive Year

Ozinga-Ready-Mix-Driver-Heads-to-National-Skills-Competition-for-Second-Consecutive-YearOzinga ready mix driver Billy Byrd Sr. won the Indiana Ready Mixed Concrete Association Mixer Driver Competition and is headed to the National Ready Mix Concrete Association National Mixer Driver Championship held in Texas this fall. The IRMCA competition tests drivers on a written exam, truck inspection, and up to 10 driving challenges.

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PNW Faculty Member Honored by Westville Area Chamber of Commerce

Garcia-Saenz_MarthaPurdue University Northwest Professor Emerita of Construction Engineering & Management Technology Martha Garcia-Saenz was recently honored by the Westville Area Chamber of Commerce for her years of service to the organization.

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Rita Mrozinski of the Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce Completes Second Year at Institute for Organization Management

Rita-Mrozinski-of-the-Greater-La-Porte-Chamber-of-CommerceInstitute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Rita Mrozinski, President of the Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce, has recently completed her second year at Institute for Organization Management, a four-year nonprofit leadership training program at University of Wisconsin in Madison.

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