Council approves refinancing sanitary district bonds

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June 23, 2014 8:55 pm – Rob Earnshaw The City Council on Monday approved an ordinance refinancing four sanitary district bonds with an outstanding debt of $11.9 million. Marty Wielgos, sanitary district manager, said the bonds were taken out in 1997 and there is an opportunity to refinance them at a lower rate. The current rate of the bonds is …

Hammond Polish deli owner to sell food at White Sox game

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June 23, 2014 11:59 pm  •  Rob Earnshaw Times Correspondent Pierogis and potato pancakes consumed by Chicago White Sox fans July 1 at U.S. Cellular Field are being made by Hammond’s MJ Polish Deli, which for the third year has been invited back to serve its menu during Polish Heritage Night at the South Side ballpark. MJ’s owner Mariola Magana said White ...

Third Annual WHAM! Ride

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Click here to register. Click here to download the official event brochure. Click here to download the route map.

City breaks ground for Buffalo Wild Wings

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June 19, 2014 – Rob Earnshaw City officials broke ground Thursday on what will become a new Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in the Oxbow Landing development at Interstate 80/94 and Kennedy Avenue. “We are excited to see the first of several developments at this site,” said Phil Taillon, executive director of the city’s Department of Planning and Development. Today I …


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Contact: Linda Herrick Swisher, Public Information Coordinator Hammond Public Library 564 State Street Hammond, IN 46320 P: (219) 931-5100, ext. 310 F: (219) 931-3474 Email: Web: HAMMOND LIBRARY OFFERS SUMMER READING CHOICES The Hammond Public Library’s Summer Reading Program is in full swing. When it comes to Summer Reading, HPL believes that one size does not fit all. …