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Counterfeit $10 Bill Passed at McDonald's in LaPorte

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Police in LaPorte are investigating a counterfeit bill passed at the McDonald's, in the 200 block of Boyd Boulevard on Tuesday. LaPorte Police report the fake ten-dollar bill was taken during a purchase transaction and it has since been seized...

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Daily Sugar Intake Should Be 5% of Your Total Calories

A wake-up call for those with a sweet tooth.  ABC News reports the World Health Organization says your daily 'sugar intake' should be just five-percent of your 'total calories.' That's half of what the agency previously recommended. A WHO 'expert...

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Police Investigating Separate Jewelery Store Burglaries

Authorities are investigating two separate jewelery store burglaries that occurred this week. Jeffery's Jewelers, in the 300 block of Highway 30 in Union Township, on Monday had jewelery reportedly stolen from two cabinets that were smashed along with the front...

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Marathon Registration Postponed

Region residents planning to sign up for this year's Chicago Marathon will have to wait a couple of weeks. Registration was supposed to open today (Wednesday 3/5), but that's been postponed until noon Central Time March 19th. A notice posted...

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Snowfall Clogs Region Commute

Traffic-Advisory

A rough time getting around Northwest Indiana and Chicago this morning.  A band of snowfall clogged the Region commute across Lake and Porter Counties, and we're hearing LaPorte and St. Joseph County roads could be especially bad during lunchtime and...

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ValpoNEXT Says Bring Your Ideas Online

ValpoNEXT is inviting residents to bring their 'big ideas' to cyberspace. If you missed the Big Idea Workshops kicking off the ValpoNEXT initiative last week, opportunities for submitting ideas continue with an online discussion forum at valponext.mindmixer.com. “We hope people...

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Several Shark Fin Sales Citations in Illinois

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Conservation Police say they have issued 20 citations to four businesses in northern Illinois for selling shark fin products.  The citations were issued on February 28, 2014 as part of a continuing effort to enforce...

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Valpo PD Citizens Police Academy Taking Applications

The Valparaiso Police Department is searching for community members that would like to learn more about the police department. The department’s annual Citizens’ Police Academy is currently accepting applications. Space is limited for the class.

The Citizens’ Police Academy is...

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Possible Buyer for Former Academic Site

There's a possible buyer for Purdue University Calumet's shuttered off-site Academic Learning Center off Broadway in Merrillville, but purchase details are still being worked out, and the name of the interested party was not disclosed, according to an article in...

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Chicago Considers Soldier Field Expansion

The city of Chicago is considering the thought of adding five-thousand seats to Soldier Field, with an eye toward a possible pitch for bringing the Super Bowl to the city. More places to sit would also mean more revenue when...

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