Mayor’s Night Out Postponed Due to Weather

August 23, 2016-Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott, Jr. has postponed tomorrow’s scheduled Mayor’s Night Out due to predictions of rain. The event was schedule to take place at the PAV at Wolf Lake. The new date will be Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at Clark MS/HS, 1921 Davis Avenue in the cafeteria from 6:30 pm until 8:30…

Hammond Gas Station Robbed

August 4, 2016-According to Hammond Police Lt. Richard Hoyda, officers responded to a report of a robbery at 4:41 AM today at the Mobile Gas Station, 1440 Indianapolis Boulevard in Hammond. The reports states that a “short Hispanic or white female with a heavy build came inside the gas station building and asked to use…

Robertsdale Resident Finds Bullet in Fence

July 22, 2016-A resident of Hammond’s Robertsdale section awoke on Thursday morning to find a bullet in his fence. According to Lt. Hoyda of the Hammond Police Department, officers were dispatched to the area of 119th and Calumet Avenue at 9:41 p.m. on July 20 for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located…