Armand Young has walked from California to New York and is walking back to California, encouraging people to promise to do an act of kindness within 24 hours of meeting him. He is carrying a pole and has collected 556,000 signatures of people willing to do that act of kindness.
Armand Young has walked from California to New York and is walking back to California, encouraging people to promise to do an act of kindness within 24 hours of meeting him. He is carrying a pole in honor of 9/11 and has collected 556,000 signatures of people willing to do that act of kindness.
HAMMOND | Armand Young wants to change the negatives of the world into positives, one step at a time, one act of kindness at a time.
HAMMOND | Patriotic music, a balloon release and fireworks will highlight an outdoor 9/11 memorial that begins at 6 tonight at the Herb and Dawn Lewis home, 3015 173rd St.
Services today will remember those who lost their lives in the World Trade Center attacks 12 years ago today.
Phil Potempa's weekly farm column recipe.
Julia Child, right, poses for a picture with Martha Stewart, at the Chicago Housewares Show on Jan. 14, 2001.
UNIVERSITY PARK | People who live in the neighborhood surrounding Crete-Monee Middle School got a treat on Tuesday — a parade featuring police, firetrucks, a marching band and students.
Mario Lopez (left to right) is shown in a 2001 promotional photo with Dick Clark, Danny Bonaduce and Dr. Jan Adams for their daytime talk show series "The Other Half."
LANSING | There are people who still fear Islam 10 years later — and the growing number of Muslims in the United States.
CHESTERTON | All around town, families sat on their front porches enjoying the warm weather, kids played soccer in the parks and couples went for Sunday drives, hair blowing in the breeze from the open car windows.
PORTAGE | A mood of quiet contemplation prevailed at Portage's Frank Gilbert Park on Sunday morning. More than 100 people gathered to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
The Times will provide complete local coverage of the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Porter County Emergency Management Director Phil Griffith sat behind the control booth and projected various images on the multiple screens that line the walls of the teleconference room at the county's emergency services center.
If you were alive at the time and old enough to do so, you remember with clarity where you were when you heard that President John F. Kennedy had been shot. I was 9, a fourth-grader at John H. Vohr Elementary School in Gary.
Paralyzed, a collage by artist Marie Cassidy, of Lansing, will be displayed Friday through Oct. 9 in the Atrium Gallery of the Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster.
VALPARAISO | More than 500 flower footstep fans participated Saturday in the ninth annual Porter County Garden Walk.
Don Bacso, of Dyer, was on the 57th floor of the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York on Sept. 11, 2001. Bacso tells his story at a memorial in Crown Point, Sept. 11, 2008.
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