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GARY | Arc BRIDGES will now be known as The Arc of Northwest Indiana, officials from the agency announced Wednesday.
Becky Cogley followed her heart and it led to Arc BRIDGES.
GARY | A forum Wednesday night about helping people with developmental disabilities sparked an idea that could lead to a partnership between The Arc of Indiana and Indiana University Northwest, and it came from a comment by a middle school student.
Congratulations to Allison Eads, who won the Crown Point Christian School Geographic Bee and will now take a written test.
The city of Crown Point will be decked out in green Thursday for its annual St. Patrick's Day festivities, beginning with a traditional dinner of corned beef and cabbage from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Crown Point Fire Station, 126 N. East St. Cost is $12 at the door for adults, $7 for seniors…
Self-advocates and representatives from Arc BRIDGES and other chapters in the Arc of Indiana spent a day earlier this month at the Indiana State Capitol delivering special Valentines to their local representatives and senators.
American Culinary Federation of Chefs of Northwest Indiana teamed up with the Northwest Indiana Adult Guardianship Services Inc. recently for the second (and what they hope to be annual) "Adventures in International Cuisine" at Avalon Manor in Hobart.
HOBART | BRIDGES Development Foundation will host a fun fundraiser for Arc BRIDGES.
Laura Corpus, a member of the senior faculty of Kellar Graduate School of Management, was elected president of the Arc BRIDGES Board of Directors at the board's December meeting. Prior to her election to this position, Corpus served the organization as vice president.
Trinity Lutheran School students Alexis Rayonec and Megan Rainey were chosen to serve as Indiana State Senate pages in Indianapolis for the 117th General Assembly. The girls worked for State Sen. Landske (R-Cedar Lake) for the day.
This cold weather may have you wishing for spring. Join the Southlake YMCA on a trip April 2 to 10 to San Antonio, Texas. Take a motor coach for 9 days and 8 nights, visiting the sites and warmth of Texas.
There is still time to order holiday decorations from the Crown Point Music Booster Wreath Sale. Wednesday is the last day to place an order for a wreath, table decoration, door decoration or garland.
Friends of the Crown Point Community Library will hold its annual fall book sale from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Members of the Friends are invited to come to an early preview sale from 1 to 3 p.m. today.
CROWN POINT | BRIDGES Development Foundation's 11th Annual Golf Invitational will be held Sept. 20 at White Hawk Country Club to benefit Arc BRIDGES and people with developmental disabilities.
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