The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office will be Hosting a free/donation women’s self-defense class on Saturday, March 10, at 10 a.m. The class will be held at the office’s headquarters, located at 2171 North McKinley Avenue in Rensselaer. It will last approximately 3 to 4 hours.
LOCAL BOYS’ BASKETBALL
Hebron – The Kankakee Valley boys’ basketball team wound towards the end of its regular season on Thursday, Feb. 23 much as they started it, with a loss. The Kougars fell to their neighbors to…
MONON — Rensselaer Central’s eighth-grade middle school girls’ basketball team built a double-digit lead then had to fend off a North White rally late in picking up a 37-33 win on Monday night.
North Newton had county rival South Newton in its sights at the start of the second half last Monday night.
Every Thursday evening, John Limon, of Tinley Park, carries a laptop, pens and small slips of paper into Bullpen Luxury Bar & Grill in Schererville.
Come out to Community Howard on Feb. 27 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. to learn about the upcoming, five-month EMT class offered by certified instructors.
LONG BEACH — When he was in his 20s, if you had told Jack Olesker he would end up writing for popular children's television, he might not have believed you.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Election Commission seemingly is planning to follow Attorney General Curtis Hill's pronouncement that it remain in session until approving a plan to consolidate Lake County's numerous small voting precincts.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University researchers who designed specially sealed bags to keep insects from eating harvested grain are looking to go worldwide.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — American Indian tribes that say they've been cut out of California's legal marijuana market are raising the possibility that they could grow and sell on their own.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Samsung's new phones (all times local):
NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung unveiled new smartphones with largely unchanged designs and incremental improvements such as a better camera.
PHOENIX (AP) — A court hearing this week will focus on whether Arizona will be fined for falling short in improving health care for its prisoners.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Will your vote be safe this year from foreign adversaries working to undermine U.S. democracy? Some of the nation's governors aren't so sure.
LONDON (AP) — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola used the platform provided by his first cup success with the English Premier League team on Sunday to criticize the imprisonment of pro-independence Catalan politicians.
CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — A family of Venezuelan immigrants to Colombia are repurposing their worthless bolivars into origami-made paper wallets, belts and even purses as the currency plunges further in value amid four-digit inflation.
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek police say they have arrested two Syrian citizens on suspicion of transporting 20 people who allegedly had entered the country illegally from Turkey.