Tag: Valparaiso

South Shore CVA Announces Brewery Trail

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News release Hammond, Ind. — The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority recently launched the South Shore Brewery Trail, a compilation of the area’s craft breweries. “As more visitors are becoming interested in craft beers and breweries, the South Shore…

Notes: Indiana Oil Production Jumps

Indiana’s oil production surged 8.2 percent to just under two million barrels – its highest level in a decade – in 2011. A $5 million federal grant will allow health services provider HealthLink to purchase a new facility in Valparaiso…

Notes: End Nears for 83-Year-Old Power Plant

The coal-fired State Line power plant in Hammond is set to shut down this week. Wakarusa-based Utilimaster is adding propane and all-electric vehicles to its lineup of green transportation alternatives. Berry Plastics (Evansville) is planning to go public. There is…

Valpo Chamber Honored with Multiple Awards

The Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce was recently honored by the Indiana Chamber Executives Association (ICEA) for its communication skills and leadership. Rex Richards, President of the Greater Valparaiso Chamber, was named the Chamber Executive of the Year for the…