With new sky rises in development, construction downtown, and some of the most beautiful parks in Indiana being developed through collaboration, it’s clear that Mishawaka is on the rise.
When most people think of farming, they generally don’t think of technology...but over the last decade, the lifestyle of the farmer has changed dramatically. Making multiple trips daily to the field is a thing of the past. The farmer of today must be digitally savvy to withstand competition and fully yield plentiful crops.
Chester Inc. makes it their duty to prepare farmers for sustainability in the fast moving, technological world. In this case, it means constantly exposing farmers to advanced equipment and technology that make it possible to keep up with the market.
Five years ago, Martin Binder Jeweler took a chance. After more than 6 1/2 decades at the same location, they built a shiny new showroom along U.S. 30 in Valparaiso, with a grand opening in 2014. Not entirely to their surprise - but pleasantly exciting - it has turned out to be a perfect blend of tradition meets next generation.
“In short, five years ago, we designed a location for the next 75 years,” said Bob Flude, grandson of Martin Binder and president of Martin Binder Jeweler. “The growth at our new location has far exceeded our expectations. We've been able to properly introduce and showcase our own collections and the major brands we carry. We hear all the time from our customers how much they love our one-of-a-kind pieces,” Mr. Flude said.
The Northwest Indiana Workforce Board (NWIWB) and the Center of Workforce Innovations (CWI), awarded $600,000 in federal funds from the Workforce Investment & Opportunity Act (WIOA) to Goodwill Industries of Michiana, with the goal of serving up to 200 individuals who have been released from the judicial system and are unemployed in Northwest Indiana.
The Ultimate siding that Terry’s Discount Windows & More installs is exclusively designed for them by the manufacturer. This type of quality has given the Terry’s team an increased foothold, making them the largest insulated siding dealer in NWI.
CertaPro Painters of Northwest Indiana is now hiring painters! Become part of the growing CertaPro of Northwest Indiana team and paint your own future. CertaPro Painters of Northwest Indiana is locally owned, licensed, and insured. We offer interior, exterior, residential, and commercial painting services; wall paper removal; exterior carpentry; and drywall repair. The benefits of working with CertaPro Painters of Northwest Indiana are significant. Here’s a quick recap:
With nicer weather comes more of an urge to get out and have some fun. Blue Chip Casino, Hotel, and Spa in Michigan City is preparing for the expected larger crowd as they expand their meeting and event facilities by about 15,000 square feet this year. Chris Mahlmann, Founder at Ideas in Motion Media, sat down with a few of Blue Chip’s leaders to get a glimpse of what this expansion means for the community, and how it ties to Blue Chip’s community commitment as well.
I always tell people we’re in the business of GREAT news not FAKE news! For that reason, our Partners of Life tend to be some of the most reputable brands in their respective industries. We enjoy telling the stories of the people, principles and values that help to make these companies a success. Here are some exciting snippets that I’m eager to share on behalf of five of our newest Partners:
Spring is here - and you know what that means…spring cleaning! It’s time to clean away old-man winter’s mess and say hello to warmer, clearer (and cleaner) weather.
As the sun shined brightly down at 256 Franklin St., Valparaiso on Tuesday, community leaders, city officials, and directors from both Chester, Inc., and Wayne Enterprises gathered to host a groundbreaking to celebrate the start of a new residential and commercial facility. The groundbreaking provided an overview of what the new location will bring to residents and businesses of Valparaiso and its surrounding communities.
Holladay Properties is pleased to announce that Starin Marketing is expanding their space within the Haskell Building in Michigan City. The Haskell Building is a 64,000 square foot flex industrial building that was built in 2017.