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Von Tobel Chosen to Represent Doing Business the Right Way


Von Tobel Lumber and Hardware has been known around here as Northwest Indiana’s hometown hardware store, providing The Region’s residents with all the products you would expect from a large chain with the customer service you can only get from a company built on the idea of locals helping locals.

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Tri-Corp Wireless Cuts Ribbon At Newest Location In Crown Point


Tri-Corp Wireless held a Grand Opening for their newest location in Crown Point on Thursday, November 20th, with refreshments and a ribbon cutting featuring the Crossroads Chamber of Commerce. Chamber members, business leaders and local representatives gathered to welcome Tri-Corp Wireless and Sprint to the growing business district at 858 N. Superior Drive in Crown Point, south of U.S. 30.

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Tudor Tips: Don't Let DIY Fire Damage Repair Go Up In Smoke

Tudor-Tips-123Fire can happen at any time at someone’s home, they can be small and they can be large; smoke damage to devastation; but no matter how large or small a fire in your home is the results are always hard on both your mind and your wallet.

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2017-2018 Indiana State Festival Guide Partnerships Available

Strategic marketing partnership between South Shore CVA and Indiana State Festival Association announced

indiana-state-festivals-association-logoThe Indiana State Festivals Association (ISFA) recently contracted the South Shore CVA and Terri Grabill to serve as the northern region’s Account Executives for the 2017-2018 Indiana Festival Guide.

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Have You Seen Sandpaper's New Wheels?


Have you seen our fancy delivery truck? You might have if you have had us bring a custom made piece to your door, or perhaps driving down the highway, or parked at our Schererville location.

We enlisted the help of Digital Graphic Solutions in Valparaiso to turn a delivery truck from ho-hum to holy moly! It took a few months to complete using materials and technology that would create a high quality and weather ready wrap, and in the end the final product is now the baddest thing on four wheels. 

The truck, aptly named Sandy, won Best Service Vehicle of 2015 in a nation-wide contest. We are so proud of our truck and love that we can advertise in a fun and new way.

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Von Tobel Has the Deals to Conquer Northwest Indiana's Greatest Fall Enemy: Leaves

Rake-In-The-Deals-1Northwest Indiana’s fall enemy has arrived: leaves. Leaves come fast, and they come in bulk, and they always have a way of sticking to your lawn and staying there no matter how hard rain, wind, or supernatural forces try to move them.

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Hoosier State Jumps to Top Three in Business Rankings

iedcIndiana was named the third most business-friendly state in America, according to a report released today by Pollina Corporate Real Estate Inc., a national leader in corporate site selection. Indiana’s business climate ranking improved from No. 7 last year and from No. 23 in 2010.

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Direct Mail Works During Political Season, and It Works All Year-Round


Each fall, the leaves begin to turn, the weather gets a little cooler, and mailboxes get filled with political direct mail pieces. With a tradition that has remained as strong as political campaigns utilizing direct mail, it is clearly an effective marketing strategy. The question is, when it comes to direct mail: ‘What benefit do political campaigns see from direct mail that all organizations can take away?”

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Cartronix is Hiring a Mobile Electronic Technician

cartronix-12Our team is expanding again! Come join the Official Car Audio store of Northwest Indiana.

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SERVPRO Utilizes the Latest in Technology to Protect Your Home


SERVPRO of Porter County specialises in protecting and treating homes against the threats of damage from outside elements and repairing the damage done by water, fire and mold.

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Innovators of the Month: October 2015

soc-inn-nwi-logoNWI Innovators of the Month” highlights Porter and Starke County entrepreneur and farmer Chris Birky who invented an “automatic mallet” sold to farmers in Canada and the U.S. Also featured are part-time residents Alan and Rosemary Bell whose efforts inspired Beverly Shores to be named the world’s 7th Dark Sky Community. These innovators were discovered by The Society of Innovators of Ivy Tech Community College in our 7-county region. This issue is for media serving Jasper, Lake, La Porte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski and Starke Counties. Each edition features inspiring stories of innovators from our “2014 – 2015 Class of Innovators.” The Society of Innovators is part of Ivy Tech’s Gerald I. Lamkin Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center. For information, contact O’Merrial Butchee, Director, Lamkin I & E Center at (219) 981-4942, or John Davies,...

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