Horizon Bank Robbery Suspect in Custody

U.S. Marshals of the Great Lakes Fugitive Task Force, acting on anonymous tips they had received, were informed that the Horizon Bank Robbery Suspect was in the area of the River Oaks Mall.  Acting on those tips, Jason Piepenbrink was taken into custody along with his girlfriend, Monica Keilman of   Read More

Paint the Town Pink Presents 2017 Donation

Congratulations to the 2017 Paint the Town Pink Committee for raising significant funds during this year's fight for the cause. Thank you to all who donated! Paint the Town Pink and Mayor Stahura presented their check to the Pink Ribbon Society as pictured below: (From left to right) Committee   Read More

Horizon Bank Robbery Suspect Charged

The suspect in the Horizon Bank Robbery has been identified.  A Level 5 Felony warrant out of Crown Point has been issued for Jason Piepenbrink of Portage.  If you know the whereabouts of the suspect, please call Captain John Sotello or Sgt. Brad Stelow with the Whiting Police Department at 219-6   Read More

Horizon Bank Robbed

  Horizon Bank located at 1321 - 119th Street, Whiting, IN was robbed on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 4:07 pm. The suspect was a white male in his late teens to early 20's, slim build, 5'7" to 5'9" with glasses.  He was wearing a light colored baseball cap with the letter P on it, a ligh   Read More

Former Illiana Hotel • A Note From the Mayor

Recently, a large piece of the stone work from the upper façade of the former Illiana Hotel (corner of Atchison and 119th) fell to the ground. Immediately after the event, the sidewalk was roped off for public safety reasons. This event now effectively ends the City   Read More

USEPA Soil Sampling • Whiting Residents

The City of Whiting would like residents to know that the USEPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) will be conducting soil sampling on select properties in the City in the next few weeks.

The effected property owners s   Read More

Walk to School Day • Oct. 4, 2017

The School City of Whiting is participating in Walk to School Day on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017!

All students and parents are encouraged to participate in Walk to School Day. Parents are especially welcome to accompany their yo   Read More

Whiting Fire Department Hydrant Testing

ATTN: RESIDENTS • WHITING FIRE DEPARTMENT HYDRANT TESTING The Whiting Fire Department began testing fire hydrants on Sunday Evening, September 24, 2017. Testing continued Monday, September 25, 2017 and will continue through Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM. The testin   Read More

History on Wheels Whiting Cruise Night • 9/20

Cruise into Whiting on September 20th from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. to experience History on Wheels, a one-of-a-kind automotive history experience from the Indiana Historical Society (IHS).

Aboard the 53-foot double expandable History on Wh   Read More

The Howl Experience Comes to Whiting • 9/16

Join us for 'The Howl Experience’ at Sheridan Plaza September 16th, bringing Howl at the Moon’s world famous, high energy, all request Dueling Piano show to the City of Whiting. Performers from various Howl at the Moon venues will travel here with their signature,   Read More

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