The following schools, businesses and services will be closed or will open late. Check back frequently with nwi.com for updates.
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Here's a look at the schools that will be closed or will have delayed starts Thursday. Check back here for updates as we learn of more school closures and delays in the Region.
Chicago State University — Closed Friday
Dist. 149 — Closed Friday
Dist. 151 — Closed Friday
Infant Jesus of Prague School — Closed Friday
Tiny Town of Lansing Nursery School, Lansing — No preschool but daycare is open today; closed Friday
Aspire Charter Academy, Gary — Closed Friday
Calumet College of St. Joseph, Whiting — Closed Friday
City Baptist Schools, Hammond — Closed Friday
East Chicago Urban Enterprise Academy, East Chicago — Closed Friday
Lake Station Community Schools — Closed Friday
River Forest Community School Corp. — Closed Friday
School City of East Chicago — Closed Friday
School City of Hammond — Closed Friday
School City of Hobart — Closed Friday
St. John Bosco School, Hammond — Closed Friday
St. John the Baptist School, Whiting — Closed Friday
Thea Bowman Leadership Academy, Gary — Closed Friday
Theodore Roosevelt College and Career Academy, Gary — Closed Friday
Banta Senior Center, Valparaiso — Closed Friday
Cline Avenue Fellowship Childcare, Highland — Closed Friday
Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City — Closed Friday
NIRPC — Closed Friday
Our Lady of Consolation Parish, Merrillville — Closed Friday
Future Careers Expo, A.K. Smith Career Center in Michigan City — Canceled
Living and Creating in the Dunes at Lubeznik Center for the Arts in Michigan City — Postponed, a new date will later be determined
Night to Shine Prom at Nazarene Church in Valparaiso — Postponed and rescheduled for Feb. 16 at 6 p.m.
UPDATED: Map: Local Warming Centers
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