MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (AP) -- A historic lighthouse that has stood sentry over
Lake Michigan could soon get protection of its own.
Michigan City officials are considering installing a surveillance camera to
protect the 1904 lighthouse from vandals who’ve marked it with graffiti.
Harbormaster Tim Frame says crews painted over a recent wave of graffiti,
only to have fresh markings show up on the 50-foot-tall lighthouse the same
The lighthouse is featured prominently in tourism marketing materials.
Officials say they’ll study the cost of a surveillance camera and other
ideas for stopping the vandalism before deciding how best to protect the