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Lansing Autumn Fest is a community effort

As I’m typing this column, Lansing Autumn Fest is a few hours away. By the time you read this, two days of the fest will be past us. The event has definitely met the goal of bringing the community together. It’s a huge effort that takes an entire community.

October 13, 2013 12:00 am
Lansing Autumn Fest to feature second entertainment stage

Lansing Autumn Fest to feature second entertainment stage

Dave DiNoso's Traveling World of Reptiles will entertain children at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Lansing Autumn Fest in downtown Lansing.

October 09, 2013 12:00 am

Autumn Fest is Lansing’s chance to come together as a community

LANSING | The village is hosting its second annual Lansing Autumn Fest at Ridge Road and Henry Street for three days beginning Friday, and it's planned to be full of music, food and family entertainment.

October 06, 2013 12:00 am

Christian families can enjoy concert, fellowship in Cedar Lake

CEDAR LAKE | Christian churches throughout Cedar Lake have teamed up to present a free outdoor concert open to young people and families from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday.

September 12, 2013 12:00 am
Homewood Fall Fest and annual chili cook-off is Sept. 21

Homewood Fall Fest and annual chili cook-off is Sept. 21

HOMEWOOD | The village of Homewood presents the 12th annual Fall Fest and Chili Cook-off from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 21.

September 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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“Charlie Brown” comes to life

“Charlie Brown” comes to life

CROWN POINT | Charlie Brown and his lovable gang of friends showcase a day in the life of this classic "Peanuts" cartoon character in Crown Point Community Theatre’s final production of its ninth season, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”

August 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

CHICAGO | The GEICO Skytypers will make their first appearance in the Chicago area during the 2013 Chicago Air and Water Show scheduled for Aug. 17 and 18 at North Avenue Beach.

August 05, 2013 12:00 am
GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

GEICO Skytypers to perform at Chicago Air and Water Show

The GEICO Skytypers are set to perform at the Chicago Air and Water Show Aug. 17 and 18 at North Avenue Beach.

August 05, 2013 12:00 am
Park Forest to host grand opening for Rail Fan Park on Saturday

Park Forest to host grand opening for Rail Fan Park on Saturday

PARK FOREST | The village of Park Forest will officially unveil its latest park, and what village officials are hoping will be a national tourist destination, the Park Forest Rail Fan Park, on Saturday.

July 23, 2013 12:00 am
 Park Forest to host grand opening for Rail Fan Park on Saturday

Park Forest to host grand opening for Rail Fan Park on Saturday

This caboose sits at the bottom of a large hill that begins a walkway leading to the observation platform at the Park Forest Rail Fan Park, set to open on Saturday.

July 23, 2013 12:00 am

Homewood celebrates train history with 10th annual Railroad Heritage Day

HOMEWOOD |  The village of Homewood celebrates its proud train history with the 10th annual Homewood Railroad Heritage Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19 at the Homewood Auditorium, 2010 Chestnut Road. This is a corrected time from a previous version.

May 02, 2013 12:00 am

'Cinderella' comes to the Merrillville stage

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville High School will present Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella the Enchanted Version" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and March 22, 23 and 24, with a matinee set for 3 p.m. Sunday in Reinhart Auditorium, 276 E. 68th Place.

March 14, 2013 12:00 am
Munster students bring "Alice" to life

Munster students bring "Alice" to life

MUNSTER | The Munster Theatre Company of Munster High School will present as its winter production the Lewis Carroll classic, "Alice in Wonderland," as adapted for the stage by Anne Coulter Martens.

January 30, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Sweet time on KV stage

Sweet time on KV stage

WHEATFIELD | Roald Dahl's "Willy Wonka" will sweeten the Kankakee Valley High School stage as the  KV Theatre Kompany's fall musical, opening Friday.

November 01, 2012 12:00 am
"Peanuts" gang on stage

"Peanuts" gang on stage

 

September 19, 2012 12:00 am

Chicago Heights to celebrate sister cities with fall festival

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Cultures will come together at the city's first Fall Festival of Sister Cities, taking place Sept. 8 and 9 on the grounds of Bloom High School, 10th Street and Chicago Road.

August 25, 2012 6:15 pm

Taste of Thornton Twp. is Saturday

SOUTH HOLLAND | The Taste of Thornton Township will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Thornton Township Hall, 333 E. 162nd St., Supervisor Frank Zuccarelli has announced.

August 21, 2012 7:45 pm

Challenger Learning Center offers stellar shows

HAMMOND | Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana will offer two shows June 30, a planetarium show “Earth, Moon and Sun” and a laser light show “Laser Pop.”

June 20, 2012 12:00 am

GSU presents 'Junie B. Jones' performance for holiday season

UNIVERSITY PARK | Governors State University's Center for Performing Arts celebrates the holidays with "Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!" at 11 a.m. Dec. 3 and 1 p.m. Dec. 4. Emerald City Theatre's adaptation of the best-selling children's book series by Barbara Park was written …

November 14, 2011 12:00 am
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