Kenneth J. Allen Law Group—Supporting the Community by Strengthening Families

Kenneth J. Allen Law Group—Supporting the Community by Strengthening Families

Kenneth J. Allen Law Group considers it an honor to be able to contribute both as a firm, and individually as attorneys and support staff with…

Annual holiday fund aims to raise $25,000 to feed region families

The Good Neighbor Christmas Cheer Fund donations have come by way of a clown, delivered by a firefighter and in honor of pets.

Holiday Recipes Everyone Will Love

Holiday Recipes Everyone Will Love

(Even Your Finicky and Gluten-Free Guests)

Tips for Celebrating a Delicious and Satisfying Healthy Holiday

Tips for Celebrating a Delicious and Satisfying Healthy Holiday

‘Tis the season to eat, drink and be healthy. It’s tempting to overindulge during the holidays and postpone thoughts of healthy eating until t…

Deck Your Party with Delicious Appetizers

Deck Your Party with Delicious Appetizers

Mini Steak Skewers with Smoked Paprika Aioli

The Alliance of Students Against Poverty (ASAP)

The Alliance of Students Against Poverty (ASAP)

Helping others near and far has been the charge of students at Valparaiso High School who are involved in the Alliance of Students Against Pov…

Dealership celebrates season of giving

Dealership celebrates season of giving

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Franciscan Alliance

Franciscan Alliance

The ways that Franciscan Alliance cares for the community are almost too many to mention. From providing critical health services to the under…

Opportunity Enterprises’ Simply Amazing Market Brings Holiday Cheer

Opportunity Enterprises’ Simply Amazing Market Brings Holiday Cheer

Opportunity Enterprises began their business of amazing people in 1967, teaching ten children with developmental disabilities in a tiny church…

Peoples Bank

Peoples Bank

As a community bank, Peoples Bank is committed to public service and they make it their business to be involved in what is happening locally. …

Albert’s Diamond Jeweler—Community Involvement Sparkles

Albert’s Diamond Jeweler—Community Involvement Sparkles

Albert’s Diamond Jewelers has strong ties to many charities in the Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland area. “Every single day we hear about peo…

Food Bank of Northwest Indiana and Strack & Van Til

Food Bank of Northwest Indiana and Strack & Van Til

The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana relies on the support of local companies, groups, and individuals to fill their shelves and coffers with th…

NIPSCO’s Community Support Efforts are Electrifying

NIPSCO’s Community Support Efforts are Electrifying

As the region’s utility provider, NIPSCO has a vested interested in supporting the community and throughout the year they have been dedicated …

Angel Trees Bring Holiday Cheer to Local Children and Families

Angel Trees Bring Holiday Cheer to Local Children and Families

Christmas can be a magical time, especially for children. Unfortunately, many children in Northwest Indiana won’t even have a Christmas tree, …

8 Ways to Create New Holiday Traditions

Much of what makes the holiday season so special is the traditions that people hold dear. While families have traditions that stretch back dec…

A Modern Spin on Holiday Classics

A Modern Spin on Holiday Classics

Traditional goodies always add a touch of sweetness to the holidays.

Classic Holiday Flavors Inspire Fun Snack Recipes

Classic Holiday Flavors Inspire Fun Snack Recipes

The holiday season is filled with family food traditions, from stuffing and pumpkin pie, to festive cakes and frosted sugar cookies. This year…

Make it Personal

Make it Personal

Every host and hostess wants to throw a party that shows off a flair for the creative. Try these oh-so-2013 ideas to put your stamp on the inv…

Get Your Holiday Game On

Get Your Holiday Game On

Game night just got a lot more creative. Classic board games are still popular go-to gifts. Now, game makers are combining concepts, appealing…

Out for the Holidays

Out for the Holidays

Can’t cook? No space? Home isn’t the only place to host a memorable holiday party!

Platform Preferences

Platform Preferences

A new device is nice — if it plays nice with all their other devices. Here’s a guide to all the must-have gadgets that run iOS and Android, th…

Growing a fine Chrismas tree

Growing a fine Chrismas tree

Many People don’t realize the time and labor involved in the production of a fine Christmas Tree.

Ways to Minimize Holiday Stress

Ways to Minimize Holiday Stress

Who wants to cook when you’re out running around? Stop by any of Northwest Indiana’s wonderful restaurants or food shops on the way home to ma…

Out for the Holidays

Out for the Holidays

Whether it’s a work party, a gathering of alumni coming back home for the holidays, or a family reunion while everyone is in town, The View at…

Personalize the Holidays

Personalize the Holidays

No matter how many holidays go by, no matter how many presents are opened year after year, no woman, or man for that matter, will ever be bore…

Pre-Party Pamper

Pre-Party Pamper

Let’s face it, the holidays are demanding. So make sure you demand a little time for yourself. Put on a feel-good holiday movie like It’s a Wo…

Last Minute Gifts, Big Holiday Smiles

Last Minute Gifts, Big Holiday Smiles

If you have waited until last minute to buy your loved one a holiday gift, you are not alone. In fact, 41 percent of shoppers will wait until …

Taste the Holidays!

Taste the Holidays!

Dropping in here, scooting over there, mingling near, mixing afar—it’s the holidays and we are social creatures. Chances are you will be visit…

Easy Award-Winning Recipes to Make Your Holidays Delightful

Easy Award-Winning Recipes to Make Your Holidays Delightful

Whether needed for an impromptu brunch, a gift-giving occasion or just a snack for the family, delicious baked goods are essential during the …

Entertaining Made Easy

Entertaining Made Easy

We are all in the same boat. We have busy lives. We have families to manage, running kids from activity to activity and helping with homework.…

Bringing the outside indoors: Picking the perfect tree

Bringing the outside indoors: Picking the perfect tree

Measure your space before you leave the house (don’t forget to measure width), and bring your tape measure with you! There’s nothing worse tha…

Holiday Overhaul

Holiday Overhaul

Chances are that sometime over the next few weeks you will be bringing in a friend or two into your house for the holidays, maybe even a whole…

Winter-Eyes Your Vision

Winter-Eyes Your Vision

When you think of summer you think of sunshine and sunglasses, but did you know that the winter time is actually a season where sunglasses may…

The 25th Annual Silver Anniversary Festival of Trees Luncheon

The 25th Annual Silver Anniversary Festival of Trees Luncheon

The Center for Visual and Performing Arts held the 25th annual silver anniversary festival of trees luncheon on Dec. 4. There was shopping and…

Lead the way with Holiday Kindness

Lead the way with Holiday Kindness

Throughout Northwest Indiana, automotive dealerships make a difference through their selfless contributions to their neighbors, reaching out w…

Hot Chocolate on a Stick: A Unique Holiday Gift

Hot Chocolate on a Stick: A Unique Holiday Gift

‘Tis the season of giving – and Hot Chocolate on a Stick is a fun and thoughtful gift that will warm hearts and taste buds alike. A creative t…

Ho, Ho, Holiday Treats

Ho, Ho, Holiday Treats

Nothing says home for the holidays like the smell of treats baking in the oven and a crowded kitchen filled with loved ones. Whether making de…

Run-der the Tree

Run-der the Tree

Practical gifts don’t have to be boring. Neither do gifts that promote year-round fitness. Whether you have an avid athlete or New Year’s reso…

Santa’s list from pets

Santa’s list from pets

Dear Santa:

Read and Play All About It

Read and Play All About It

Oh, kids are all about plugging these days, aren’t they? Their gadgets and gizmos and things that beep and bonk and make you nuts. How about a…

Hometown Holidays

Hometown Holidays

The holidays are as much about the present and future as they are about the past—small towns, cozy fireplaces, snowy nights, and friends and f…

Pamper Yourself and Pamper Others

Pamper Yourself and Pamper Others

The holidays are about giving, right? Well that doesn’t mean that you can’t give a little to yourself too! After all, it has been a long year …

Keeping Kids Busy Over Winter Break

Keeping Kids Busy Over Winter Break

The kids are home for how many weeks on winter break? Are they already climbing the walls claiming they’re bored or worse yet, getting on each…

Glitz and Glam

Glitz and Glam

Sometimes for the holidays, you just want everything to sparkle. These homemade crafts dress up your home

Holiday Cheer!

It’s not just Bing Crosby who sings “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.” They really are all coming home for Christmas—Uncle Charlie and Aunt Liz, Co…

All I Want for Christmas is You!

All I Want for Christmas is You!

They don’t call it the most wonderful time of the year for no reason. Tis the season for celebrating life and love with family and friends. It…

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