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FOR A THIRD YEAR ATTORNEY KENNETH J. ALLEN ENSURES SAFE BEFORE AND AFTER-SCHOOL CHILD CARE

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Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland Injury Attorney Kenneth J. Allen makes it a practice and priority to ensure all youth have safe, fun, and educational opportunities during out-of-school time. Three years ago, Mr. Allen adopted Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Kidstop program by gifting the before and after-school childcare program $10,000 each year. Boys & Girls Clubs’ Kidstop program, provided in four different school systems in 11 different school sites, provides safe and affordable after school childcare for area families. The Kidstop program allows parents to work or attend school while knowing their children are safe in their home school, transitioning from the school day to an after-school program which provides endless learning opportunities, guidance and fun!

Semi Crashes into Indiana State Police Car

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Lake County-An Indiana State Police trooper and semi driver were injured yesterday, November 12, 2018, when a semi lost control and jack-knifed into the trooper’s police car

DOR’s Releases Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report

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The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) has published their Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Report on the DOR website, www.in.gov/dor/3600.htm.

DOR’s Nation Leading Fraud Team Stops over $9.7 Million in 2018

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The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) has made a tremendous investment in protecting Hoosier’s identities and preventing refund fraud, stopping over $9.7 million in fraud in 2018. Since the program’s inception in 2014, DOR’s identity and refund fraud protection program has stopped over $119 million in refund theft.

Need Help Navigating Your Medicare Options? Indiana State Health Insurance Assistance Program is here to help.

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The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is a free and impartial counseling program for people with Medicare. SHIP is provided by the Indiana Department of Insurance and Administration on Community Living. SHIP is part of a federal network of State Health Insurance Assistance Programs located in every state.

Indiana Department of Insurance Approves Decrease in Workers’ Compensation Rates

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Indiana Department of Insurance Commissioner Stephen W. Robertson recently approved an average 7.6 percent reduction for Workers’ Compensation rates, effective January 1, 2019. The approved rate decrease will result in savings of approximately $62.7 million dollars for Indiana businesses.

Indiana State Police Investigating the Lakes of the Four Seasons Security Department

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Lake County-Today, Friday, November 9th, 2018, the Indiana State Police executed a search warrant this morning at the Lakes of the Four Seasons Security Department in Crown Point.

Steppenwolf Education Announces Externship Component to Professional Leadership Program Fellowship

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teppenwolf Education’s Professional Leadership Programs (PLP) offer opportunities through Internships, Apprenticeships and Fellowships for students, graduates, and early-career professionals. Steppenwolf Theatre Company announces a change in name from the Steppenwolf Multicultural Fellowship to the Steppenwolf Fellowship, in addition to a restructuring of the program to include a 30-hour externship.