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NIPSCO Names New Leaders for Regulatory, Electric Operations and Major Customer Teams to Better Serve Its Customers

rot2Northern Indiana Public Service Company LLC (NIPSCO), a subsidiary of NiSource Inc. (NYSE: NI), announced today the selection of three Indiana-based leaders to oversee key business functions aimed to further enhance the company’s efforts to improve service to the nearly 1.2 million electric and natural gas customers across northern Indiana. The appointments are effective immediately.

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Shedd Aquarium Welcomes New Board Members

Shedd-Aquarium-Welcomes-New-Board-MembersShedd Aquarium, a recognized leader in animal care, conservation education and research, is pleased to announce the election of three new members to its Board of Trustees, including Gavin Hattersley of MillerCoors, John Hesselmann of Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Kim Simios of Ernst & Young.

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Fair Use is Fair Play, a Look at Copyright with Hartman Global


Intellectual property (IP) law is in the news a lot recently, largely thanks to a new EU law being pushed forward called Article 13. Essentially, it’s a regulation that strong arms YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter into taking more action in preventing copyrighted material from being distributed online. Those platforms are basically unavoidable these days, so it is important for people to understand basic guidelines surrounding copyrighted material so that their content is not blocked, muted, or removed.

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The Lakes of Valparaiso Employee Spotlight: Kandice Ausdemore


A leasing consultant is one of the first faces that potential residents see when they arrive at an apartment community, and the consultants therefore serve a very important purpose. At The Lakes of Valpo, leasing consultants are not only just trying to show off the apartments, they’re also hoping to make a connection and find the best possible option for an interested resident.

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Muller Acura Merrillville Employee Spotlight: Neeley Stephan

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Business Manager of Muller Acura of Merrillville, Neeley Stephan, has been a part of the Acura family for about three months now. Even in that short time frame, Stephan has still found a way to leave a substantial mark on the growth of their company.

As business manager, her main duties are handling paperwork before and after a sale, meeting and greeting customers, and being heavily involved within the sale process.

“If you are buying a vehicle, I will definitely see you. We will go over all the paperwork, and then you leave with your car,” Stephan said.

Stephan quickly found a home at Muller Acura. With sixteen years of car dealership experience, she believes that Acura’s family values between employees and commitment to their trustworthy mission statement...

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Korellis Roofing Brings in Rave Reviews from Region Businesses


Korellis Roofing has been around since 1960 to provide quality roofing services and exemplary customer service. Now one of the largest roofing companies in Northwest Indiana, there’s no question that Korellis will take whatever commercial or industrial roofing project you have and do an excellent job accomplishing it.

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Duneland Chamber of Commerce Exterior Improvement Grant Applications Now Available

rot1The Duneland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Duneland Economic Development Company (DEDC), has released applications for the Exterior Improvement Grant Program, formerly known as the Façade Grant Program.

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Duneland Chamber Hometown Holiday Celebration Essay Contest

rot1The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will be conducting an essay contest to kick off our Hometown Holiday Celebration being held on Saturday, November 24. Sometimes with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season we forget the purpose of the holidays. Whether it’s good smells, twinkly lights, warm company or an extra sense of peace in your heart, we would like to hear from you! Share with us your favorite holiday memory.

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REGIONAL Federal Credit Union Fraud Prevention Unit Dispatch: Affinity Fraud

REGIONAL-Federal-Credit-Union-Fraud-Prevention-Unit-Dispatch-Affinity-FraudWHAT IS AFFINITY FRAUD?
At the beginning of Side 3 of Grand Funk Railroad's 1970 Live Album, Mark Farner shirtlessly tells the audience this (edited for clarity):

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Methodist Hospitals Celebrates Renovation of Labor & Delivery Unit

Methodist-Hospitals-Celebrates-Renovation-of-Labor-and-Delivery-Unit-2018Methodist Hospitals recently celebrated the completion of a major renovation of its Labor and Deliver Unit at the Southlake Campus in Merrillville on Tuesday, October 2, 2018. Located on the second floor of the Southlake Campus the newly renovated unit has been renamed Maternal Infant Care Center to reflect all of the new amenities available to our new mothers and their babies. Amenities include the following:

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John Roney of Thomas Kia on Making Customers Happy and Being Named Employee of the Month


John Roney, who has just been named Employee of the Month at Thomas Kia for the second month in a row, has a lot to say about the rewarding experiences he’s had as a salesman with the dealership over the last two and a half years. Working with Thomas Kia, he’s had a lot of opportunities to build on his strengths and grow as a salesman in a thriving environment.

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