Updated: February 15, 2013 6:09AM
Region business outlook: Bala Arshanapalli, a finance professor at Indiana University Northwest, discusses the 2013 Northwest Indiana business outlook from 8 to 9 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at First Financial Bank, 11890 Broadway. R.S.V.P. to Judith Mariola at 226-2066 or Judith.firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACLU board member:
Attorney Bryan Bullock
the board of directors of the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana.
Cell phone collection: A used cell phone collection drive to benefit the St. Jude House in Crown Point is under way at Jim Jacobsen State Farm Insurance, 2137 Hart St. The drive continues through Saturday, Jan. 26. Functional phones will be given to women for 911 emergency service. Broken phones are also being accepted. Donated phones do not need to have the chargers. Drop off phones from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays. Call 322-7819 for more information.