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South Shore CVA Announces Brewery Trail

News release Hammond, Ind. — The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority recently launched the South Shore Brewery Trail, a compilation of the area’s craft breweries. “As more visitors are…

Valpo Design Organization to Become Shive-Hattery Divsion

Design Organization (DO), a sustainable planning architecture and interiors firm with offices in Chicago and Valparaiso, announced it has become a Division of Shive-Hattery, Inc., a 350-person architecture and engineering…

Notes: Army Reserve to Build New Facility in Michigan City

The 88th Reserve Support Command will build a new training facility in Michigan City. A reserve center is slated to be located on a 16.5-acre former corn and soybean field…

Notes: Indiana Oil Production Jumps

Indiana’s oil production surged 8.2 percent to just under two million barrels – its highest level in a decade – in 2011. A $5 million federal grant will allow health…

Notes: End Nears for 83-Year-Old Power Plant

The coal-fired State Line power plant in Hammond is set to shut down this week. Wakarusa-based Utilimaster is adding propane and all-electric vehicles to its lineup of green transportation alternatives….

Valpo Chamber Honored with Multiple Awards

The Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce was recently honored by the Indiana Chamber Executives Association (ICEA) for its communication skills and leadership. Rex Richards, President of the Greater Valparaiso Chamber,…