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Shop Safety Workshop

Attend an upcoming shop safety workshop brought to you by South Shore Clean Cities and Circle Tool Supply.

Shop Safety and Hazard Recognition Workshop

You’re invited to join South Shore Clean Cities and Circle Tool Supply to the Green Fleet Educational Workshop on shop safety and hazard recognition. During this workshop, we will review shop safety requirements and identify the hazards present that lead to …

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Vennli Named Red Herring Winner

Red Herring announced its Top 100 North America award winners in recognition of the leading private companies from the region, including Vennli, the choice visualization and analytics platform based in South Bend, IN. This award celebrates these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries.

Red Herring Top 100 America recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs and promising companies. It selects the award winners from approximately 1,200 …

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Indiana Hospital Association Recognizes Franciscan Health

A team from Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City recently received an annual Patient Safety Innovation Award from the Indiana Hospital Association’s Patient Safety Center, which recognized the hospital’s efforts for sepsis identification and treatment. Indiana Hospital Association Recognizes Franciscan Health as throughthe team’s efforts, evidence-based guidelines were implemented in the Emergency Department and nurse-driven processes were developed for early sepsis identification and adoption of …

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PNW Community Counseling Center

Short term, affordable services available to adults and children affected by anxiety, depression, grief/loss, drug/alcohol abuse and more. PNW Community Counseling Center offers services that can help.

Purdue University Northwest has opened a Community Counseling Center to provide short-term, affordable therapeutic services for adults and children dealing with anxiety and depression, grief/loss, the effects of drug or alcohol abuse, and issues related to identity/sexual orientation …

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SERA Relocates in Michigan City

MICHIGAN CITY – SERA Solutions, aWebsite Design, Social Media Management, and Digital Advertising company is relocating and investing approximately $400,000 in equipment and improvements at their downtown Michigan City, Indiana location.SERA relocates in Michigan City after opening their office thereearlier this month. The office with 2,500 square feet plus new computers will be increasing their footprint in the NW Indiana region …

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PNW Job Seekers Program

HAMMOND. – Purdue University Northwest is hosting a program at its Calumet Campus to help region residents become more job- and career-marketable.

The 29th annual Working Smarter to be Job Marketable program is scheduled at 6 p.m., Monday, June 27 in Alumni Hall of the Student Union & Library.

Insider perspectives

Working Smarter… is designed to offer insightful, insider information to help enable attendees to …

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Firefighting Equipment Manufacturer Relocating

VALPARAISO – AMKUS Rescue Systems, a manufacturer of fire and rescue equipment, announced That it has relocated its operations from Downers Grove, Illinois, to Valparaiso, Indiana. Valparaiso-based Task Force Tips acquired the company earlier this year, and with this relocation, now plans to create up to 20 new Indiana jobs.

“With a short move from Illinois, AMKUS Rescue Systems will quickly understand the full benefits …

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New SBA Debt Refinance Rules

VALPARAISO – The Regional Development Company (RDC), headquartered in Valparaiso, Ind., announced on Thursday that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has released the new debt refinance rules that are much like the final incarnation of the temporary debt refinance rules from the 2009 Jobs Act, which include:

* Business must have been in existence for two years
* Loan must be seasoned for two …

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PNW Offers Adobe Photoshop Course

WESTVILLE – Purdue University Northwest will offer a non-credit continuing education workshop that is open to anyone interested in learning how to use Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud software.

The course will meet on the PNW North Central campus, Wednesdays from June 29 through July 27, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Registration is $179 and includes all materials. Special rates are available for PNW students, alumni …

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Annual Innovation Showcase Conference

INDIANAPOLIS – The Venture Club of Indianaannounced today the launch of the 8th Annual Innovation Showcase. Started in 2009, the Innovation Showcase has become the largest venture conference in Indiana, with over 100 exhibiting companies and almost1000 attendees each year, thanks to collaborative partners around the State.

This year’s conference will be held on July 14, 2016 at the Dallara IndyCar Factory in …

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