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Pierogi Paradise: Whiting's annual festival of filled dumplings and fun celebrating 20 years

Pierogi Paradise: Whiting's annual festival of filled dumplings and fun celebrating 20 years

When Marty Dybel, Tom Dabertin, and Darlene Beerling were brainstorming ideas for a new community event 21 years ago, they all agreed upon two…

July 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Exhibit on real Johnny Appleseed will hit the road

Exhibit on real Johnny Appleseed will hit the road

If you picture Johnny Appleseed as a loner wearing a tin pot for a hat and flinging apple seeds while meandering through the countryside, expe…

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In praise of The Salt Do-It-Yourself and Bunny Fisher Hostess Extraordinaire

In praise of The Salt Do-It-Yourself and Bunny Fisher Hostess Extraordinaire

A fantastic all-girl house party without kitchen gadgets, Tupperware, lingerie or sex toys, just food and champagne and contemplating a non-da…

July 24, 2014 10:00 am

Food and Cooking

Dining Guide
In praise of The Salt Do-It-Yourself and Bunny Fisher Hostess Extraordinaire

In praise of The Salt Do-It-Yourself and Bunny Fisher Hostess Extraordinaire

A fantastic all-girl house party without kitchen gadgets, Tupperware, lingerie or sex toys, just food and champagne and contemplating a non-dairy weekend with vegan babies.--- Pat Colander, Associate Editor and Publisher, Shore Magazine.

July 24, 2014 10:00 am

Get Healthy

Promoting good health in Hammond

Promoting good health in Hammond

A healthy city is important because good health enables clear thinking, which makes for better life choices, increased self-esteem and sets a good example for youth, Marci Crozier, the General Manager of Franciscan Omni Health and Fitness says.

July 09, 2014 3:00 am Photos

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Your Family

5 tips for making family trips with teens more fun

5 tips for making family trips with teens more fun

NEW YORK (AP) — Family travel falls into three distinct phases. First, there's the exhausting period of travel with crying babies who need diapers, bottles, strollers, car seats and naps. Then come the golden years, when kids can handle long …

July 20, 2014 5:55 pm

Pets

Pets' amenities rising trend for homebuilders

Pets' amenities rising trend for homebuilders

Standard Pacific Homes is building and selling these homes in 27 of its 190 developments from Florida to California and is believed to be the first to offer a pet suite as an option in every one.

July 20, 2014 5:42 pm Photos

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