Monthly Archives: June 2016

Dan Carden, (317) 637-9078 Updated Jun 28, 2016 While most Region residents probably have lost a few bucks at the boats over the past 20 years, ultimately they still are way ahead, thanks to taxes and other distributions paid by the casinos to local governments. How much? Between admission […]

Bill Dolan, (219) 662-5328 CROWN POINT — A split Lake County Board of Commissioners kept faith with troubled labor boss Randy Palmateer. In the face of criticism over Palmateer’s drunken driving arrest earlier this spring, the three-member county executive board reappointed him as their representative on the Northwest Indiana […]

ISSUE PAGE: COUNTY INCOME TAX: I will not vote for a increase of the Lake County Income Tax. The county income tax is an attack on the working man and their family. It is also an attack on the local business community because it takes $150 million out of the […]