With the coronavirus crisis in constant flux, individuals and businesses are doing what they can to provide relief and do what they can to assist.
A $20 million development three years in the making will provide housing for low-income, senior and disabled veterans in Hobart.
Inovateus Solar of South Bend recently completed three solar projects for NIPSCO, the first installations for the utility, and include a ground-mount solar array at its Merrillville headquarters.
The Salvation Army of Lake County, Porter and Jasper Counties, in partnership with Strack & Van Til Food Markets, is conducting a “Check-Out Challenge” campaign to raise emergency dollars for the Salvation Army’s services.
The Gary Community School Corp. expects to have a balanced budget by 2021.
The nearly completed Cline Avenue Bridge is now an award-winning project.
In times of need, service organizations often rise to the occasion to provide aid to the community.
Initiatives by government, private businesses and a host of organizations to slow the spread of the coronavirus is expected to create a recession as mass layoffs cause unemployment to exceed 10.5% nationally and 10% in Indiana within 45 days, according to a report from Ball State University.
With Indiana’s casinos shut down at least through the end of March because of the coronavirus outbreak, operators of the Horseshoe Hammond Casino and the Four Winds Casinos have donated their food to assorted charitable groups.
The rising number of confirmed COVID-19 cases around the state has sparked additional intervention by government and numerous organizations to slow further spread of the virus.