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OFFBEAT: Shirley Temple's smile and spirit will be long remembered

OFFBEAT: Shirley Temple's smile and spirit will be long remembered

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

February 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Vouchers

Vouchers

Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels talked to third-grade students during a visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary in 2011. Teacher Tashama Stokes stands at right. Ambassador Academy has the highest number of students using vouchers in Northwest Indiana as well as the state. During the first year…

January 28, 2014 3:55 pm
OFFBEAT: Fleming's Steakhouse has new cuts

OFFBEAT: Fleming's Steakhouse has new cuts

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 23, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Vietnam’s Internet censorship a step backward

GUEST COMMENTARY: Vietnam’s Internet censorship a step backward

"Fundamental freedoms apply online just as they do offline," declared the U.S. Embassy in Vietnam on Aug. 6, in response to an announcement from Hanoi that Internet communications must focus on sharing personal information and not expression of views on politics or policies. The new policy f…

August 10, 2013 12:00 am
Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County welcomes new board members

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County welcomes new board members

VALPARAISO | Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County welcomed three new members to their board of directors at their June meeting.

July 01, 2013 12:07 pm
Local girl, 6, a Riley Miracle Ride ambassador

Local girl, 6, a Riley Miracle Ride ambassador

Phoenix Bridegroom, 6, of Chesterton, is an ambassador for this year's Miracle Ride, a Riley Hospital for Children fundraiser, this weekend. Last year, Phoenix was flown to Riley to begin treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Her father, John Bridegroom is a member of the Widows Sons M…

May 29, 2013 5:14 pm
BRIAN HOWEY: Buck stops squarely in Oval Office

BRIAN HOWEY: Buck stops squarely in Oval Office

Mr. President, the buck stops with you.

May 19, 2013 12:00 am
Stories not stones give some jewelry its value

Stories not stones give some jewelry its value

It's the story, not necessarily the stone or other bells and whistles, that gives jewelry shared between generations its high value.

January 06, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich talks ro students

Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich talks ro students

VALPARAISO | Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich, a political-economic officer at the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica, Montenegro, talks to Valparaiso University students Tuesday at the college.

December 11, 2012 6:17 pm
Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich talks ro students

Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich talks ro students

VALPARAISO | Valparaiso University alumnus Dennis Cimbaljevich, a political-economic officer at the U.S. Embassy in Podgorica, Montenegro, talks to Valparaiso University students Tuesday at the college.

December 11, 2012 6:17 pm
American Michael Ellis leads French Michelin guide

American Michael Ellis leads French Michelin guide

Something new is in the stars for the Michelin Guide — the French restaurant reviewing institution is getting an American accent.

November 18, 2012 9:00 am
YOUNG VOICES: Let's look at reasons for re-electing Obama

YOUNG VOICES: Let's look at reasons for re-electing Obama

What is the best measure of economic growth? Is it an increase of the value of corporate stocks on Wall Street? Is it a decrease in the amount of petroleum imported? Is it a decrease in the number of people who are on unemployment?

November 04, 2012 12:00 am
BILL MASTERSON JR.: President needs to show America’s resolve

BILL MASTERSON JR.: President needs to show America’s resolve

In this political season we have the Republicans saying if they were in charge the anti-American attacks in the Mideast would not be happening. That may or may not be true, but the one thing I know is that enough is enough!

September 18, 2012 12:00 am
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September 14, 2012 12:00 am

Senior health fair planned for May 24 at Hobart banquet hall

HOBART | Hobart officials are hosting a senior health fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 24 at Ambassador Banquets, 1967 E. 37th Ave.

May 10, 2012 12:00 am
Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Gov. Mitch Daniels talks with students Wednesday in Sonia Araujo's second-grade class during a visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary.

December 14, 2011 3:55 pm
Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Gov. Mitch Daniels chats with Naomi Griffin, 8, in Tashama Stokes' third-grade classroom Wednesday during a visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary. The Christian school doubled its enrollment after the state's voucher law took effect.

December 14, 2011 3:55 pm
Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Daniels tours Gary school that grew enrollment from voucher law

Gov. Mitch Daniels talks with middle school students Wednesday during his visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary.

December 14, 2011 3:55 pm
Superintendents grapple with changes affecting K-12 education

Superintendents grapple with changes affecting K-12 education

Gov. Mitch Daniels talks to third-grade students in December during a visit to Ambassador Academy in Gary while teacher Tashama Stokes stands at right. Ambassador Academy has the highest number of students, 110, who used a voucher to enroll in that school.

December 14, 2011 3:55 pm
DOUG ROSS: Will Nov. 23 be more like Halloween or Thanksgiving?

DOUG ROSS: Will Nov. 23 be more like Halloween or Thanksgiving?

Halloween has come and gone, but Nov. 23 could become scary, too. That's the deadline for the congressional "super committee" to report on how to trim the deficit by $1.5 trillion in the next decade.

November 01, 2011 12:00 am
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