Deborah Way, an experienced naturalist, recently was hired as education and outreach coordinator at the Gabis Arboretum at Purdue University Northwest.
Cris Johnston recently was named director of the Office of Management and Budget.
A nearly $500,000 investment will help Michigan City Paper Box remain competitive and retain eight jobs.
The Greater Northwest Indiana Association of Realtors reported 866 closed April sales in its service area, which includes Jasper, Lake, La Porte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski and Starke counties, which is a 6.6 percent drop when compared to April 2018.
Mike Smith, who has served as executive director of the Indiana Horse Racing Commission since 2016, is retiring from the post.
Ivy Tech Community College recently named its board of directors for its Lake County campus.
Porter Regional Hospital medical staff and leaders celebrated receiving the President’s Circle award, presented to the hospital’s Wound Care and Hyperbaric Services department in recognition of earning a Center of Distinction honor.
The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor was awarded for its voluntary actions taken in 2018 to improve air quality in Northwest Indiana.