Operators of Illinois-based Wu’s House and Woow Sushi Restaurants purchased the former Outback Steakhouse at 8117 Georgia St. in Merrillville.
The property and buildings of Amish Acres in Nappanee near Elkhart, which had been owned by the Peltcher family for 50 years, was sold at auction Feb. 5 for a cumulative total of $4,425,200.
AJ Buchanio was named by Merrillville-based White Lodging as the company’s corporate research and development chef.
A $1.5 million investment has revived the former Golden Sands Motel in Michigan City.
Terry Dammeyer is taking over as president and CEO – investments and development for Merrillville-based hotel and restaurant development management firm White Lodging, replacing the retiring Deno Yiankes.
A new 23-story hotel will be added onto the Four Winds casino in South Bend with construction expected to take about two years.
Nominations now are being accepted for the 2019 R.O.S.E and R.I.S.E Awards.
The Merrillville-based hospitality development and management firm recently opened a Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton in downtown Fort Wayne.
Purdue University has selected Merrillville-based White Lodging to operate the Union Club Hotel, now undergoing extensive renovations, on its West Lafayette campus.
Leeds Public House is opening at 401 Franklin St. in Michigan City July 31.