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School supply drive underway for Back to School booth

SCHERERVILLE | Chantal's Wedding & Event Planners, 1112 Indianapolis Blvd., Suite 102, is accepting school supplies to distribute to local students at a Labor Day weekend festival in Highland. "My company will have a Back to School booth, where we will distribute school supplies from 2 t…

August 18, 2014 12:00 am
Fair, festival food not often fair fare

Fair, festival food not often fair fare

From corn dogs and funnel cakes to less traditional fare like deep fried butter and doughnut sundaes, those salty and sweet treats draw crowds year after year to local festivals.

July 19, 2014 9:00 pm

Test Drive with a Taste celebrates Valparaiso culture

VALPARAISO | Grieger's Motor Sales has partnered with local restaurants and businesses in downtown Valparaiso to bring Test Drive and Taste, a new festival that celebrates Valparaiso's cultures.

June 25, 2014 10:04 am
Rev. Steve Loncar

Rev. Steve Loncar

Rev. Steve Loncar, who is from Croatia, will lead Sunday's celebration at St. Joseph the Worker Croation Church in Gary with a sampling of his special recipe for Sarma, which are stuffed cabbage rolls.

June 25, 2014 12:00 am
FROM the FARM: Stuffed cabbage recipe celebrates Sunday's Croatian Day

FROM the FARM: Stuffed cabbage recipe celebrates Sunday's Croatian Day

While serving as guest speaker at Saturday's 60th Anniversary Luncheon Celebration for St. Mary's Medical Center Auxiliary of Hobart, reader Sarah Boyajian of Hammond asked me an interesting question.

June 18, 2014 12:00 am

Water Tower Days festival seeking vendors

REMINGTON | Remington Water Tower Days is seeking food, arts and crafts, kids’ booths and community yard sale vendors for the festival scheduled to take place June 13 and 14 in downtown Remington. The application deadline is Friday. According to Dana Pampel, president of the festival committ…

June 05, 2014 12:00 am
Stout 'Russian Imperial' invades Munster

Stout 'Russian Imperial' invades Munster

MUNSTER | The town became the center of the craft beer universe Saturday, as thousands of people made the trek to Three Floyds brewery for its annual Dark Lord Day.

April 26, 2014 7:30 pm Video Photos

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OFFBEAT: Final female 'Oz' Munchkin dead at 95

OFFBEAT: Final female 'Oz' Munchkin dead at 95

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

January 16, 2014 10:08 pm Photos

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Happy New Year 2014 Fireworks

Happy New Year 2014 Fireworks

2014 Fireworks party - New Year Display!

December 19, 2013 5:00 pm
24th Annual WANISS Festival of the Trees in 2012

24th Annual WANISS Festival of the Trees in 2012

The Women's Association of the Northwest Indiana Symphony 24th Annual Festival of Trees in 2012 showcased a span of holiday trees spanning themes from retro to traditional decorating range framing the atrium at the Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster.

November 10, 2013 12:00 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Lansing strong, getting stronger

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Lansing strong, getting stronger

Lansing is moving in the right direction, getting stronger day by day.

October 13, 2013 12:00 am

Polka Fest scheduled Oct. 13 in Merrillville Town Hall's lot

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville Senior Services will host its Polka Fest from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Town Hall parking lot, 7820 Broadway.

October 06, 2013 12:05 am

S'ville storytelling festival, fair slated Saturday at Redar Park

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Parks Department is hosting its Country-A-Fair and storytelling festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in Redar Park at Austin Avenue and Gregory Street.

September 24, 2013 12:05 am
Sweet treats highlight Valpo Greek Fest

Sweet treats highlight Valpo Greek Fest

Jim Condes, left, of DeMotte, and Peter Kanelos, of Valparaiso, work the grills during the festival. While the cooks prepared the meat outside, most of the festival took place inside for the first time in the event's history.

September 21, 2013 6:29 pm
Sweet treats highlight Valpo Greek Fest

Sweet treats highlight Valpo Greek Fest

Pat Polaskis, of Crown Point, prepares a fresh batch of Loukoumathes at St. Iakovos' 33rd Annual Valpo Greek Fest at the Porter County Expo Center on Saturday.

September 21, 2013 6:29 pm
OFFBEAT: 'Oz' gets $25 million promo, including Munchkin guest

OFFBEAT: 'Oz' gets $25 million promo, including Munchkin guest

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

September 18, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Maria Bello, Denis Villeneuve, Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal

Maria Bello, Denis Villeneuve, Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal

Actress Maria Bello, from left, director Denis Villeneuve and actors Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal laugh during the press conference for "Prisoners" at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Galit Rodan)

September 12, 2013 12:35 pm
Griffith festival rocks for rail fans

Griffith festival rocks for rail fans

August 30, 2013 6:57 pm Photos

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Bacon Fest adds sizzle to Portage summer

PORTAGE | Foot-long bacon-wrapped hot dogs, bacon cheddar soup and bacon-laden cheeseburgers will be among the stars showcased at Bacon Fest Portage this coming weekend.

August 18, 2013 6:00 pm
East Chicago festival celebrates food and fun

East Chicago festival celebrates food and fun

August 16, 2013 7:45 pm Photos

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