The state of Indiana seeks nominations for the Governor’s Century and Half Century Business Awards.
Norma Serrano Williams owner of Hebron-based painting contract firm Norma & The Painters, an Excellence by Design company, was the recipient of this year’s Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Athena Leadership Award.
The Construction Advancement Foundation is accepting applications and nominations for the foundation’s 2019 Project of the Year and Contractor of the Year. The deadline for applications is 4 p.m. April 5. The project of the year award recognizes outstanding construction and will be judged under the following criteria: excellence in partnering and teamwork; construction quality in craftsmanship; […]
Valparaiso University will host the annual Northwestern Indiana Science and Engineering Fair on Feb. 23 in the Harre Union Ballroom. Students in grades 6 through 12 from schools in Porter, Lake, LaPorte, Starke, Jasper, Pulaski and Newton counties will participate and compete for many awards and more than $5,000 in cash prizes, including scholarships to […]
Nominations are being sought for the annual Safety Awards Banquet, hosted in partnership by the Construction Advancement Foundation and the Northwest Indiana Business RoundTable. The awards recognize construction firms and related businesses for excellence in safety standards, innovation and development. Other categories include specialized projects, contractors and companies of the year. The 2019 awards are […]
Peoples Bank of Munster is among the honorees that will be presented with the Indiana University Northwest Chancellor’s Medallion on Nov. 1. The awards, the highest honor given by IUN, will be presented during IUN’s Chancellor’s Medallion Celebration, the college’s annual fall event to benefit student scholarships. The event is Nov. 1 at 5:30 p.m. […]
INDIANAPOLIS — A total of 88 families from around the state, including six from Northwest Indiana, were presented with the Hoosier Homestead Award for their longstanding commitment to Indiana agriculture. The families were recognized at the Indiana State Fair by Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Bruce Kettler on Aug. […]
HAMMOND – A student engineering team from Purdue University Northwest’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation won the grand prize award in the 2018 International “Real Steel” Marketing Video Challenge, sponsored by the Association for Iron and Steel Technology Foundation. The team’s captain, Kyle Toth, is a graduate research assistant who received his bachelor […]
Chester Inc. of Valparaiso was honored by Chief Buildings for its work on building additions to Polycon Industries in Merrillville and Ratner Steel in Portage. The additions at both businesses helped the companies create a combined 150 new jobs, according to Chester Inc. Chief, which is based in Nebraska and has a location in Rensselaer, […]
MUNSTER – Community Hospital marked National Nurses Week by honoring two of its nurses for their commitment to patient care. Mary Puntillo, a clinical nurse educator received the 2018 Nursing Excellence Award and Grozda Vranic, a patient care technician in the Family Birthing Center, was presented the 2018 Patient Caregiver Excellence Award. Vranic and […]