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Michigan City Police Department Kicks Off 2017 March Enforcement Campaign On Dangerous and Impaired Driving


michigan-city-policeThe Michigan City Police Department announced today they will join efforts with over 250 Indiana state and local law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement around dangerous and impaired driving. From March 3 through March 26, 2017, officers across the state will conduct high-visibility patrols specifically designated to identify and intercept those driving aggressively and under the influence.

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South Shore Offering Westbound Free Ride Promotion, February 12 - 18, 2017

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As you may have heard, South Shore Line wants to attract new riders with a special "We Love Our Riders - Free Rides Week", taking place from February 12th through Saturday, February 18th.

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NIPSCO Environmental Action Grant Promotes Environmental Stewardship


rot2NIPSCO is accepting applications for its environmental action grant to support local nonprofit organizations with environmental initiatives. In its second year, NIPSCO’s Environmental Action Grant program aims to provide funding for restoration and education projects throughout northern Indiana.

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Northwest Indiana Mayors Roundtable: 2016 in Review and a Look Ahead to 2017

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To kick off 2017, Hobart Mayor Brian K. Snedecor, Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr., and Whiting Mayor Joe Stahura met with Ideas In Motion Media CEO Chris Mahlman for a roundtable discussion at the "Great News" Studio.

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Michigan City Police Department OPO Traffic Enforcement Grant for the Month of January 2017


michigan-city-policeThe Michigan City Police Department has just completed our participation in the OPO traffic enforcement grant for the month of January 2017. We had 3 extra patrols working 12hrs of overtime, paid from a Grant issued from the Indiana Governors Council and Officers stopped 35 vehicles for traffic violations.

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La Porte Police Department Operation Pull Over Announcements of February 2017


La-Porte-Police-DepartmentThe La Porte Police Department will be running 60 hours of Operation Pull Over Funded seat belt patrols between February 10 and February 24. The focus of officers working these patrols will be to target motorists that are not wearing seat belts or have children who are not properly restrained.

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South Shore Line Thanking Riders with Free Rides Week: February 12th - 18th

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We love our riders! As a thank you for all the support, we want to give back to our loyal and even leisure riders! You can ride the South Shore Line for FREE* on all Westbound weekend and off-peak weekday trains from Sunday, February 12, thru Saturday, February 18, 2017. *Riders pay the applicable fare on their eastbound trip.

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Diability Non-Profits Announce Merger in 2017


Diability-Non-Profits-Announce-Merger Michiana Resources (MRI) and Parents and Friends (PAF) are joining forces to create a larger and stronger organization to be more responsive to the needs of individuals with disabilities, their families and the community. More than a year ago, MRI and PAF entered into a strategic alliance to integrate back-office functions and evaluate further opportunities to improve and expand services. And today, the organizations announced they have set June 30, 2017 to formally merge into one.

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Michigan City Mayor’s Ball Brings Community Together, Generates Record Proceeds for Promise Scholarship

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On Saturday, Michigan City Mayor Ron Meer and his staff were delighted to welcome guests from the city, the county and from around the region to their annual Mayor’s Ball at the Stardust Event Center located at the Blue Chip Casino.

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Michigan City Black History Month Committee Releases February 2017 Event Calendar

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The Michigan City Black History Month Committee is here to help spread the word about the exciting Black History Month events happening in Michigan City, IN throughout the entire month of February.

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La Porte Police Reminds Drivers to Celebrate Responsibly this Super Bowl


nhtsa-dont-drink-driveThe La Porte Police Department, in partnership with the Governor’s Council on Impaired & Dangerous Driving and the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI), would like to remind all Indiana motorists to celebrate this year’s Super Bowl responsibly, by driving sober and safe.

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