Regionally Speaking, Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jul 25, 2019

The iconic Hard Rock guitar sign, seen here in a rendering for another casino, will be coming to Gary, Ind. as part of a $400 million agreement with Spectacle Entertainment, which owns the Majestic Star Casino in the city. This is one of the stories featured on "Regionally Speaking" by reporter Dan Carden.
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Today:  We talk to "Times" state government and legislative reporter Dan Carden about the stories he's put up online and in print lately, including a look at the new inland gambling venue coming to the Region:  the Hard Rock Casino Gary.  It'll be built on land at I-80-94 and Burr Street.  Lakeshore Public Radio's Sharon Jackson talks to psychotherapist/author/podcaster Ken Page about his new book on dating and relationships and we talk with Donna Stuckert with the Porter County Recycling and Waste Reduction District about smoke dectector recycling, household hazardous waste collection days left this year and some tips on how to responsibly use the county's recycling drop-off sites.