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Porter County board position to be filled in October

VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position that needs to be filled in October.

September 30, 2014 12:19 pm

Chesterton store scammed out of $500

CHESTERTON | A Chesterton grocery store was scammed out of nearly $500 by a quick change artist on Saturday.

September 30, 2014 9:20 am

National lakeshore briefs

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore offers a variety of programs this month on the shores of Lake Michigan. For more information, call (219) …

September 28, 2014 12:05 am

Baseball diamond becomes reality

Baseball diamond becomes reality

CHESTERTON | The Chesterton-Porter Rotary club has made the baseball diamond on the corner of 5th and Porter a community project through local…

September 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Heart walk raises funds, awareness

Heart walk raises funds, awareness

CHESTERTON | Brad Sult, of Portage, was only 25 when he began experiencing symptoms doctors thought initially might be caused by stress.

September 27, 2014 5:03 pm

Hooked on Art

Hooked on Art

CHESTERTON | The streets of downtown Chesterton were turned into a piece of art on Saturday afternoon as artists used chalk and pavement to ex…

September 27, 2014 4:52 pm

Chesterton woman dies after Valpo accident

Chesterton woman dies after Valpo accident

VALPARAISO | A Chesterton woman died Thursday afternoon after being hit by an SUV in downtown Valparaiso.

September 26, 2014 1:25 pm Related

Cops: Valpo man violently shook toddler, causing his death

Cops: Valpo man violently shook toddler, causing his death

CHESTERTON | Felix Duron allegedly admitted to police he was angry with 2-year-old Bentley Mihal the morning he shook the boy so hard it cause…

September 26, 2014 10:13 am Photos

Photos

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Liberty Cares

Liberty Cares

September 26, 2014 12:00 am

CHS Homecoming candidates chosen

CHS Homecoming candidates chosen

CHESTERTON | Ten candidates have been chosen as the 2014 CHS Football homecoming royalty contestants. One senior and four juniors were nominat…

September 26, 2014 12:00 am

Mom talks about son, man charged in his death

Mom talks about son, man charged in his death

VALPARAISO | Just months ago, Shaina Reynolds was planning her wedding.

September 25, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Woman charged after found passed out at work

CHESTERTON | An 18-year-old woman was not only arrested, but lost her job Saturday, after she was found passed out in a break room from allege…

September 25, 2014 10:49 am

YMCA briefs

Duneland Family YMCA

September 25, 2014 12:00 am

Hebron adopts shared ethic agenda

HEBRON | The town of Hebron is joining the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission.

September 24, 2014 6:00 pm

Man faces charges in Chesterton boy's death

Man faces charges in Chesterton boy's death

VALPARAISO | A 27-year-old South Haven man is facing three felony charges in the July death of a Chesterton boy.

September 24, 2014 5:30 pm

Church hosts pet blessing

CHESTERTON | Continuing a tradition of many years, St. Francis’ Episcopal Church will have a Blessing of the Pets from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 4 …

September 24, 2014 12:00 am

Hooked on Arts Festival set for Saturday

Hooked on Arts Festival set for Saturday

CHESTERTON | Frontline Foundation’s Hooked on Art Festival this weekend will add a dash of color and family fun.

September 24, 2014 12:00 am

New education coordinator has passion for teaching

New education coordinator has passion for teaching

With her mother, grandmother and aunt having worked for the School City of Hobart, Julie Remschneider steered away from studying education in college.

September 24, 2014 12:00 am

Chesterton supports county recycling fee increase

CHESTERTON | The Chesterton Town Council voted unanimously Monday night to support a $5 increase in recycling fees after the Porter County Rec…

September 22, 2014 11:30 pm

Porter County crime briefs

Porter Co. cops investating four home burglaries

September 22, 2014 7:15 pm

Art center hosts Chesterton Photo Walk

CHESTERTON | Chesterton Art Center photography instructor, George Kassal, will be leading the Chesterton Photo Walk from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. …

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

Helping out, having a ball

Helping out, having a ball

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

Educators invited to Financial Literacy Fair

MERRILLVILLE | All educators in areas where Centier Bank has a presence are invited to attend the ninth annual Financial Literacy Fair for Edu…

September 22, 2014 12:00 am

CHS Trojan Guard takes second at season opener

CHESTERTON | The Chesterton High School Trojan Guard Marching Band traveled to Goshen to participate with 12 other Northern Indiana bands in t…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am

League of Women Voters seeks members

VALPARAISO | The League of Women Voters of Porter County is rebooting with a kick-off meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Valparaiso Uni…

September 19, 2014 12:00 am

Yost students read together

Yost students read together

September 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Critique night planned at art center

CHESTERTON | Local painter, Mark VanderVinne, will host Critique Night at the Chesterton Art Center at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Guests are welcome to…

September 19, 2014 12:00 am

YMCA briefs

Portage YMCA

September 18, 2014 12:00 am

Three CHS students selected for merit scholarship competition

Three CHS students selected for merit scholarship competition

CHESTERTON | Three Chesterton High School seniors are among the nation’s 16,000 semifinalists announced in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship…

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Court of Honor

Court of Honor

 

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Community prayer breakfast is Oct. 8

CHESTERTON | For 13 consecutive years, the Duneland community has hosted a prayer breakfast patterned after the National Prayer Breakfast gath…

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Woman returns the favor by helping others feed their pets

Woman returns the favor by helping others feed their pets

When Cheryl Plomann found herself without work, she depended on family to help support her and her pets.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Duneland Family YMCA block party is Saturday

Duneland Family YMCA block party is Saturday

CHESTERTON | Duneland Family YMCA hosts a Block Party from 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday in the Factory parking lot at Broadway and 11th St. The event…

September 15, 2014 12:00 am

Meridian Road restrictions due to tree trimming

PORTER COUNTY | Porter County Highway and Spaulding Tree Service will restrict traffic Monday through Friday on Meridian Road from County Road…

September 14, 2014 5:45 pm

Porter County road closings Monday

CHESTERTON | Porter County Highway and Norfolk Southern Railroad will close the following roads Monday through Saturday for railroad crossing repairs.

September 14, 2014 5:30 pm

Park briefs

Portage parks

September 12, 2014 12:00 am

Steam-powered fun

Steam-powered fun

September 12, 2014 12:00 am

Middle school administrators take the challenge

Middle school administrators take the challenge

September 12, 2014 12:00 am

YMCA briefs

Valparaiso Family YMCA

September 11, 2014 12:00 am

Friends in Service Together helps Prevent Child Abuse Porter County

Friends in Service Together helps Prevent Child Abuse Porter County

September 11, 2014 12:00 am

Communities plan 9/11 memorial services

Several ceremonies are scheduled today to commemorate the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001.

September 10, 2014 7:26 pm

Honored teen has sights set on teaching English literature

Honored teen has sights set on teaching English literature

Hannah Zajac’s drive and determination were recognized with membership in the National Society of High School Scholars.

September 10, 2014 12:00 am

Four underage drinkers arrested in Chesterton

CHESTERTON | Four people were arrested and charged with underage drinking Sunday morning after a police officer spotted them out for a stroll.

September 09, 2014 10:23 am

Girls on the Run

CHESTERTON | The Duneland YMCA has partnered with the Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy to host a fall Girls on The Run team.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am

Lim promotes workplace happiness

Lim promotes workplace happiness

CHESTERTON | The pursuit of happiness is the career goal of the guest speaker at the first program of the 61st season of the Sinai Forum on Su…

September 07, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

Photos

NPCCC sponsors victim avoidance/firearms class for women

CHESTERTON | The North Porter County Conservation Club will host a four-hour class for women only from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 20.

September 07, 2014 12:00 am

Porter County board position to be filled in October

VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position that needs to be filled in October.

September 07, 2014 12:00 am

Fall fashions, food, fundraising

MERRILLVILLE | First Presbyterian Church of Merrillville welcomes residents for a free community meal.

September 07, 2014 12:00 am


About Beverly Shores

Police Department

500 S. Broadway
Beverly Shores, Ind.
46301
(219) 879-8800

Fire Department

500 S. Broadway
Beverly Shores, Ind.
46301
(219) 879-9104

About Burns Harbor

Police Department

1240 N. Boo Road
Burns Harbor, Ind.
46304
(219) 787-9412

Fire Department

308 Navajo Trail
Burns Harbor, Ind.
46304
(219) 787-8591

About Chesterton

Police Department

726 Broadway
Chesterton, Ind.
46304
(219) 926-1136

Fire Department

702 Broadway
Chesterton, Ind.
46304
(219) 926-7162

About Dune Acres

Town Hall

One East Road
Dune Acres, Ind.
46304
(219) 787-1900

Fire Department

550 Beam Street
Porter, Ind.
46304
(219) 926-1226

About Porter

Town Hall

303 Franklin Street
Porter, Ind.
46304
(219) 926-2771

Police Department

50 Francis Street
Porter, Ind.
46304
(219) 926-7611

About Indiana Dunes

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
1100 N. Mineral Springs Road, Porter IN 46304
Visitor Information - 219-926-7561