It is never too early to start saving for college, and one Merrillville Intermediate School student has an early start thanks to his writing skills.
HAMMOND | Hammond Reads, Inc., recognized the winners of its 13th annual Essay Contest with a reception at Morton High School. The 2013-2014 contest theme was, “If You Were Stranded on a Deserted Island, What Book Would You Want With You, and Why?”
Eighth-grade classrooms throughout Lake County will host volunteer lawyers, judges and law professors May 9 for Law Day 2014 presentations.
HAMMOND | To accommodate students and others affected by recent weather-related closures, Hammond Reads Inc. is extending the deadline on its 13th annual Essay Contest to 4 p.m. Jan. 31.
HIGHLAND | Family traditions bring a lot of joy to Alexandria DiSanto.
HIGHLAND | Fifteen-year-old Richard Garza III, of Highland, led his family on a trip of a lifetime thanks to an essay contest he entered last summer.
LANSING | The Lansing Junior Woman's Club announces its eighth annual "Stay Safe" essay contest for children in kindergarten through eighth grade who are Lansing residents attending Lansing schools. The contest raises awareness of family safety and injury prevention.
An opportunity for high school juniors and seniors to receive a $500 scholarship and a trip to Washington D.C., with a possibility of meeting President Barack Obama, is available through an essay competition presented by the NWI “Keeping the Dream Alive” 2013 and Beyond Project, First Kingdo…
HAMMOND | Hammond Public Library celebrates Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month, Sept. 15-Oct. 15, with a family essay contest and public program.
Eighth-grade classrooms throughout Lake County hosted volunteer lawyers this spring for presentations on Law Day 2012: No Courts, No Justice, No Freedom.
HAMMOND | Hammond Reads Inc. recently recognized the winners of its 11th annual Essay Contest at an event at Morton High School. The theme of this year's contest was, "If you could change the ending of a book, what book would it be, and how would you change it?"
A 14-year-old Crown Point student won the top monetary prize in the Money Smart Kid Essay Contest.
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Hammond Civic Center at 5825 Sohl Ave.
Erin Holland (left) and her late grandmother Hannah Knight, both of Highland, are pictured in one of Erin's favorite final photos before her grandmother's decline from Alzheimer's disease.
While Erin Rolland, 18, a senior at Highland High School receives her diploma today during her graduation ceremony, she will be thinking about her grandmother, who died three years ago at age 74.
The deadline for high school students and their teachers to submit essays for the Bill of Rights Institute's national "Being an American Essay Contest" is Dec. 1. The contest asks students to share their thoughts, in 750 words or less, on American citizenship by answering the question: "What…
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