Rail Service Back on Track

Posted: Updated:
(file photo courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana) (file photo courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana)
CHESTERTON -

The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District says South Shore Line service has resumed. All service to and from Chicago was suspended Thursday morning due to weather-related damage reported by NIPSCO.

The NITCD issued an update just after 9:00 a.m. local time, saying:

NIPSCO repairs have been made and the South Shore expects to resume its regular westbound passenger service schedule with the departure of Train 216 from Gary Metro Center at 10:12 a.m.; and regular eastbound service schedule with the departure of Train 9 from Millennium Station at 12:35 pm. Mid-day passengers may encounter delays en route.

Elsewhere, our partners at FOX28 in Mishawaka report a winter storm warning is still in effect for counties including LaPorte, St. Joseph, Elkhart, LaGrange, Steuben, Noble, Starke, Pulaski, Marshall, Fulton, Kosciusko, Whitley, White, Cass, Miami and Wabash, as well as nearby communities in Michigan.

  • Perspectives

    • Overseas Outsourcing Can Create a World of Problems

      The internet broke down geographic barriers for businesses, making it possible to find lower-cost suppliers around the world. But if companies lack the knowledge and skills to manage those suppliers properly, they may end up spending far more than expected. We’ve worked with companies all over the globe to help our clients meet their advertising and marketing objectives while protecting their budgets. While most of those working relationships have been positive, we’ve had...
    More

Events



  • Most Popular Stories

    • Money magazine judges Fishers as 3rd best place to live in the U.S.

      Fishers Makes Top 10 List of 'Best Places to Live'

      Three communities in Indiana made the top 100 list of best places to live in the country, but only one made the top 10. Fishers was judged by Money magazine as the third best place to live in the United States, behind Clarksville, Tennessee and Round Rock, Texas.

    • New study reveals best place in Indiana for young families

      And the Best Place for Young Families Goes To...

      What do you look for in a community when deciding where to start a family and raise your children? There can be several factors to weigh in making a sound decision. Housing affordability. Unemployment rates. Quality of education. Mortage website Lendingtree.com has released the results of a study pointing to the best places for young families in Indiana.

    • ‘Potential’ Fueling Downtown Makeover in Fort Wayne

      As Fort Wayne prepares to christen its latest big downtown project, Mayor Tom Henry says there are no signs of transformational development slowing down in the state’s second largest city. The Landing, a $34 million downtown redevelopment project, is expected to officially open soon, one of an estimated 14 projects that Henry says can help Fort Wayne become a destination city. Since the opening of Parkview Field more than a decade ago, Henry says momentum has...

    • SupplyKick CEO to Run for Governor

      The chief executive officer of Indianapolis-based tech company SupplyKick has announced plans to run for the Democratic nomination for governor. Shelbyville native Josh Owens says he will focus on issues such as increasing teacher pay, along with accessibility and affordability of life-long learning for all Hoosiers.

    • 120WaterAudit Lands $7M in Funding

      Zionsville-based 120WaterAudit LLC has closed on a $7 million Series A round of funding. The company says it plans to use the funding to enhance its digital water cloud platform and expand sales and marketing efforts. The funding round was led by Indianapolis-based HG Ventures, with participation from Allos Ventures in Indy and California-based Greenhouse Capital Partners. 120WaterAudit's platform includes software and testing kits to help government agencies, public...