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Free showings of "Rise Above the Mark" slated for April 30 at Chesterton and Hobart High Schools

HOBART | FREE SHOWING!!!

April 10, 2014 3:51 pm

Griffith High School presents Willy Wonka this weekend

Griffith High School presents Willy Wonka this weekend

GRIFFITH | The tale of Willy Wonka's magical candy factory comes to life in Griffith, Indiana this weekend. A full cast performs the character…

April 10, 2014 11:49 am Related

Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

Lake Central teacher receives dual VFW awards

ST. JOHN | Lake Central High School students who take Tom Clark’s U.S. history class know on day one they’re going to get a folder of informat…

April 02, 2014 6:45 pm Photos

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Veterans, friends and family celebrate life

Veterans, friends and family celebrate life

HAMMOND | Celebration of Life, a dinner by Webbhouse Inc., was held at The Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 2…

April 02, 2014 11:46 am

Illiana Christian voters OK relocation to Indiana

LANSING | Illiana Christian Association members approved a measure to move their high school to Indiana in a special meeting Monday.

March 27, 2014 11:00 am

Indiana Teacher Receives National Award

Indiana Teacher Receives National Award

KANSAS CITY | The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is pleased to announce Tom Clark, a history teacher at Lake Central High School i…

March 25, 2014 4:42 pm

Lake Central focuses on improving student test scores

ST. JOHN | When it comes to ISTEP+ testing of its students, the Lake Central School Corp. wants A’s not B’s.

March 23, 2014 7:05 pm

St. Mary Catholic School hosting CYO Spelling Bee April 29

CROWN POINT | St. Mary Catholic Community School in Crown Point is hosting the CYO Spelling Bee on Tuesday, April 29 at 6:30 PM.  This is thei…

March 21, 2014 12:59 pm

St. John the Evangelist Spring Fling Gala slated for April 25

St. John the Evangelist Spring Fling Gala slated for April 25

ST. JOHN | Looking for a fun and elegant night out after this bitterly cold, snowy winter? Join members of the Tri-town community at the St. J…

March 18, 2014 1:45 pm

Lake Central forced to reduce summer school offerings

ST. JOHN | Lake Central School Corp. won't be able to offer summer school for grades four through eight this year because of funding.

March 16, 2014 7:30 pm

Knights of Columbus helps fund NEW iPad Lab at St. John the Evangelist School

Knights of Columbus helps fund NEW iPad Lab at St. John the Evangelist School

ST. JOHN | The SJE Knights of Columbus, Queen of Angels Council 12154, DGK Bob Popiela along with PGK Ed Schneider presented Principal Sister …

March 11, 2014 3:16 pm

St. John the Evangelist kicks off Lenten season with Ash Wednesday

St. John the Evangelist kicks off Lenten season with Ash Wednesday

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist School began the Lenten journey by receiving the mark of the cross on Ash Wednesday. Principal, Sister Gian…

March 11, 2014 3:10 pm

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

HAMMOND | Centier Bank's Hammond Community Advisory Panel, along with Purdue University Calumet's Hospitality and Tourism Center, hosted a pai…

March 07, 2014 12:00 am

Hobart High School hosts College Fair March 11

HOBART | Hobart High School will be host a College Fair on Tuesday, March 11 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the gymnasium, 2211 E. 10th Street.

March 06, 2014 5:07 pm

Former NASA team leader and Brickie returns to inspire students

Former NASA team leader and Brickie returns to inspire students

HOBART | Former NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) team member Michelle Ham has a great passion for education. She is even mo…

March 06, 2014 12:39 pm Photos

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Sheriff Buncich announces college scholarship program

CROWN POINT | Sheriff John Buncich announced the Lake County Sheriff’s Department is providing two $500 college scholarships to local students…

February 27, 2014 1:20 pm

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

Students and parents learn the benefits of healthy meals

HAMMOND | Centier Bank's Hammond Community Advisory Panel, along with Purdue University Calumet's Hospitality and Tourism Center, hosted an in…

February 25, 2014 4:05 pm

Ice hockey returns to Bishop Noll

Ice hockey returns to Bishop Noll

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute (BNI) is bringing back its ice hockey program for the 2014-15 school year, Principal Craig Stafford announced today.

February 25, 2014 3:49 pm

Lake Central School Corp. going for the gold

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Corp. is going for the gold during the Winter Olympics.

February 09, 2014 8:45 pm

Residents tour revamped Lake Central High

Residents tour revamped Lake Central High

ST. JOHN | Residents received a firsthand look Sunday at the first round of improvements at Lake Central High School.

February 09, 2014 7:45 pm Photos

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Lake County Master Gardener announce 2014-15 scholarship program

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2014-15 acad…

February 04, 2014 2:39 pm

BNI entrance exams slated for Saturday

BNI entrance exams slated for Saturday

HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute will conduct its second entrance exam for the Class of 2018 this Saturday, Feb. 1, at 8 a.m. at the school, 15…

January 31, 2014 12:08 pm

Lake Central schedules open houses to show off new facilities

ST. JOHN | Residents can check out the newly renovated Lake Central High School in St. John and the new Protsman Elementary School in Dyer at …

January 25, 2014 7:15 pm

St. John the Evangelist School to host Open House Jan. 29

St. John the Evangelist School to host Open House Jan. 29

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist School will host an Open House from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at the school l…

January 16, 2014 2:35 pm Video Photos

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Schererville principal takes to the stage in "Spamalot"

Schererville principal takes to the stage in "Spamalot"

SCHERERVILLE | When Peifer Elementary School principal Doug DeLaughter isn't guiding hundreds of students during the day, he's ruling the stag…

January 16, 2014 1:00 pm Video Photos

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Schererville Rotary Club donates televison to Lake Central High School

Schererville Rotary Club donates televison to Lake Central High School

SCHERERVILLE | The Rotary Club of Schererville – serving the tri-town area of Schererville, St. John and Dyer – recently donated a flat-screen…

January 15, 2014 4:56 pm

Former Latin King member on a mission to save youth

Former Latin King member on a mission to save youth

HAMMOND | Former Latin King member Patrick Sabaitis still walks the streets of Maywood Avenue and Indiana Street just east of the Calumet Brid…

January 12, 2014 7:45 am Video Photos

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It's good to be King

It's good to be King

SCHERERVILLE | These days, when Peifer Elementary principal Doug DeLaughter isn't in charge of hundreds of students during his day, he's rulin…

January 10, 2014 2:59 pm Photos

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M & M Ross Productions presents "Spamalot" Jan. 10-18

M & M Ross Productions presents "Spamalot" Jan. 10-18

MERRILLVILLE | M & M Ross Production proudly presents "Spamalot," the obnoxiously fun tale of King Arthur and his entourage of valiant, an…

January 10, 2014 2:00 pm Video Photos

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Lake Central officially opens new school wing

Lake Central officially opens new school wing

ST. JOHN | Lake Central High School students unwrapped their last Christmas present Thursday when they walked into the newly renovated high sc…

January 09, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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State-of-the-art facilities await students at Lake Central High

State-of-the-art facilities await students at Lake Central High

ST. JOHN | State-of-the-art facilities and a new entrance await students returning Tuesday to Lake Central High School for the second semester.

January 04, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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IU Northwest to celebrate Homecoming Week Jan. 21-23

IU Northwest to celebrate Homecoming Week Jan. 21-23

GARY | The Indiana University Northwest Alumni Association and the Offices of Alumni Relations and Student Activities are proud to announce th…

December 29, 2013 11:51 pm

IUN to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday with one-man play ‘Incognito’ on Jan. 22

GARY | Indiana University Northwest will celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday with a presentation of “Incognito” by Michael Sidney Fo…

December 29, 2013 11:47 pm

Open public auditions for Theatre Northwest’s ‘The Miser’ set for Jan. 21-22

GARY | Theatre Northwest, the performance company of the Indiana University Northwest Department of Performing Arts, has announced open auditi…

December 29, 2013 11:42 pm

Lake Central gets an "A"

Lake Central gets an "A"

ST. JOHN | It is official! Lake Central High School has been rated an "A" school for the 2012-2013 school year.

December 26, 2013 11:32 am

Mom’s Together Block Party slated for Jan. 3

LOWELL | Parents, Grandparents and other adults are invited to a Block Party with the young children in their lives. On Friday, Jan. 3, at 11:…

December 26, 2013 11:25 am

St. Catherine Hospital to host series of classes

EAST CHICAGO | St. Catherine Hospital is offering a series of education classes and registration information. For more details, call 219-392-7786.

December 26, 2013 11:01 am

Lake Central School Board approves administrators' raises

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Board recently approved pay raises of about $1,700 each for 27 school district administrators.

December 12, 2013 7:00 pm

Purdue Master Gardener Program Seeking New Crop of Volunteers

Purdue Master Gardener Program Seeking New Crop of Volunteers

CROWN POINT | If you want to sharpen your gardening skills and you have an interest in sharing your knowledge with others, Purdue University h…

December 03, 2013 5:13 pm

Alumnus makes substantial gift to proposed Purdue Calumet manufacturing center

Alumnus makes substantial gift to proposed Purdue Calumet manufacturing center

HAMMOND | A Purdue University Calumet alumnus and corporate manufacturing leader has made a substantial financial gift to his alma mater to ad…

November 21, 2013 12:21 pm

St. Michael students pay it forward with shoe drive

St. Michael students pay it forward with shoe drive

SCHERERVILLE | An upcoming delivery to children at the Carmelite Home stems from a simple request made of St. Michael School eighth-graders.

November 20, 2013 8:00 pm

Lake County Master Gardeners announce scholarship program

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Master Gardeners are pleased to announce that they are continuing their scholarship program for the 2014-15 acad…

November 15, 2013 11:15 am

Tri-Town Safety Village Texas Hold'em fundraiser tonight

Tri-Town Safety Village Texas Hold'em fundraiser tonight

SCHERERVILLE | There is still time to participate in the Texas Hold'em tonight (November 15) at the Patrician Banquet Hall. The cost is $60.00…

November 15, 2013 10:43 am

Irving A. Chavez Graduates From Universal Technical Institute

DYER | Today, Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), the nation’s leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking …

November 13, 2013 12:44 pm

BNI Spirit Week raises $500 or Humane Society

BNI Spirit Week raises $500 or Humane Society

HAMMOND | Spirit week at Bishop Noll Institute was more than dress-up days, a football game, or a Homecoming Dance. This year students spent m…

November 12, 2013 5:23 pm

St. John Honors Veterans in All-School Assembly

St. John Honors Veterans in All-School Assembly

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist School honored over 30 Veterans in an all school assembly. The program began with a prayer from Deacon Paul…

November 12, 2013 1:25 pm Photos

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St. Michael School Honors Veterans with a Celebration

St. Michael School Honors Veterans with a Celebration

SCHERERVILLE | St. Michael School's hosted a Veterans Day Celebration honoring those who served. Students sang, read poems and offered refresh…

November 11, 2013 4:27 pm Related

Show goes on for Lake Central Theatre Company

ST. JOHN | Awards and accolades keep coming for the Lake Central Theatre Company as the thespian program prepares to expand to middle school s…

November 11, 2013 12:00 am

Lake Central Board OKs sale of bonds

ST. JOHN | The Lake Central School Board last week approved the issuance of $1.93 million in 2013 general obligation bonds to cover the cost o…

November 10, 2013 8:30 pm

St. John the Evangelist support troops with Jeans Day

St. John the Evangelist support troops with Jeans Day

ST. JOHN | On Nov. 6, teachers and staff at St. John the Evangelist School observed Veteran’s Day and honored America's Military Heroes by dre…

November 08, 2013 1:58 pm


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