Month: October 2009

Notes: Flood Watch in Effect Today

Lake, Jasper, Newton, Porter and Benton counties remain under a flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. La Porte County will work to improve access county-wide for people with disabilities under an agreement with the Justice Department. The Indiana Office of…

Indiana Leading Index Stays Flat

The Leading Index for Indiana (LII) for the month of September was unchanged from the August index. The August index, previously flat from July, was revised upward. The LII is produced by the Indiana Business Research Center at Indiana University’s…

Notes: Economy Grows in Q3

The U.S. economy grew 3.5 percent in the third quarter, signaling the end of the recession. ArcelorMittal’s sales and profits rose in the third quarter, and the company expects capacity utilization to increase to 70 percent in Q4. Meanwhile, U.S.…

PUC Horse Business Seminar Set for Nov. 7

Purdue University Calumet’s innovative, award-winning equine business management academic program is hosting a Horse Business Seminar, Saturday, Nov. 7, for stable owners and others involved in equine-related business activities. Seminar sponsors are the Indiana Horse Council, Kent Feeds and Purdue…