GARY | Thousands of Christmas presents, including a fleet of colorful bicycles, filled the gymnasium floor at The Salvation Army Gary-Merrillville headquarters Friday during the second day of Angel Tree distribution.
PORTAGE | Thanks to the Porter County chapter of Bikers for Christ, some 40 youngsters will have gifts under their Christmas trees next week.
GARY | Thea Bowman Leadership Academy senior Keyera Lige said she feels good knowing the money she and her classmates raised mean other students will be able to unwrap a gift on Christmas morning.
Bowman Academy students raised $2,100 for gifts in their Angel Tree project.
MERRILLVILLE | AHEPA Chapter 78 helped spread Christmas cheer by serving as Angel Tree volunteers at The Salvation Army in Gary this holiday season.
Methodist Hospitals celebrated the holidays with Angel Tree donations, patient visits from the RailCats and Methodist Max mascots, special holiday meals for employees, Methodist choir performances, a Christmas Book-Give-Away by the Gary Literacy Coalition and hospital staff confessions heard…
MERRILLVILLE | Two parish groups from Our Lady of Consolation Church joined forces to continue the tradition of the parish's annual Christmas Angel Tree.
SOUTH HAVEN | In the past two years, record numbers of Porter County residents have come through the doors of the local Salvation Army headquarters looking for help.
With the growing financial stress most families are experiencing, there is the added concern of how to bring some joy to their children during the holidays.
A fundraising event in honor of Amanda Bach, the 19-year-old Portage woman found slain last month, will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday at Centennial Park in Munster. Tickets are $25 and include heavy hors d'oeuvres, a silent auction, DJ music and a cash bar. All proceeds benefit the Bac…
ROSS TOWNSHIP | Ross Township Trustee Joseph Shudick said his first month in office has been busy.
Taft Middle School and Timothy Ball Elementary School are joining the city of Crown Point to sponsor the annual food drive.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises is seeking donors for its Angel Tree program, which provides Christmas gifts for OE clients with little or no family.
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