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Transplanted roundabout tree barely survived

VALPARAISO | It might have been a merry Christmas, but it has not been a happy new year for the spruce planted in the middle of the five-points roundabout in November.

April 20, 2014 6:42 pm
Kids Alive provides new home for playgrounds

Kids Alive provides new home for playgrounds

VALPARAISO | When a parks department playground set retires, it isn't thrown in a landfill. It gets a face-lift and then travels the world.

February 08, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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Cost high for removing roundabout's oil-soaked soil

VALPARAISO | The first complaint about the new five-points roundabout is in: There aren't enough lights on the trees in the center island.

December 15, 2013 7:15 pm

Valpo ceremony to open 5-points roundabout

VALPARAISO | Valparaiso enters a new dimension in its evolution into the roundabout era Friday with the opening of the five-points two-lane roundabout at North Calumet Avenue, Roosevelt Road and Vale Park Road.

November 16, 2013 11:45 pm
Proposal to replant spruce at Valpo roundabout taking root

Proposal to replant spruce at Valpo roundabout taking root

VALPARAISO | A former downtown holiday tree is about to be given the holiday touch again.

October 12, 2013 6:38 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly

April 10, 2013 4:56 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly attended Crown Point as a sophomore. He transferred to W.T. last year, but C.P. contested the transfer and he was limited to junior varsity eligibility. He is hitting .680 through the Senators' first five games.

April 10, 2013 4:55 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly warms up Wednesday during practice. Byerly attended Crown Point as a sophomore. He transferred to W.T. last year, but C.P. contested the transfer and he was limited to junior varsity eligibility. He is hitting .680 through the Senators' first…

April 10, 2013 4:56 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly attended Crown Point as a sophomore. He transferred to W.T. last year, but C.P. contested the transfer and he was limited to junior varsity eligibility.

April 10, 2013 4:56 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township shortstop

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township shortstop

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly warms up Wednesday during practice at Senator Park. Byerly attended Crown Point as a sophomore, transferring to W.T. last year, but C.P. contested the transfer, and he was limited to junior varsity eligibility.

April 10, 2013 4:56 pm
Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Tyler Byerly, Washington Township

Washington Township senior shortstop Tyler Byerly attended Crown Point as a sophomore. He transferred to W.T. last year, but C.P. contested the transfer and he was limited to junior varsity eligibility. Byerly is hitting .680 through the Senators' first five games.

April 10, 2013 4:55 pm
Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Groundskeeper Cameron Wright, of Valparaiso fills a hole on a green Wednesday as he works to change the pin positions on greens at the Forest Park Golf Course where the front nine holes now open for play.

April 10, 2013 2:38 pm
Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Groundskeeper Cameron Wright, of Valparaiso uses a cup cutter tool to create a new hole Wednesday at the Forest Park Golf Course as he works to change the pin positions on greens. The front nine holes now open for play, Wright said, and the hole positions are changed every day during the sum…

April 10, 2013 2:38 pm
Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Groundskeeper Cameron Wright, of Valparaiso prepares to press a cup into a newly created hole on a green Wednesday at the Forest Park Golf Course.

April 10, 2013 2:38 pm
Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Forest Park Golf Course opens for season

Groundskeeper Cameron Wright of Valparaiso presses a cup patch into place after moving the hole on a green Wednesday at the Forest Park Golf Course. Wright said the hole or pin positions are changed every day in the summer.

April 10, 2013 2:38 pm
Snowfall makes for great sledding

Snowfall makes for great sledding

Tuesday's snowstorm gave kids and adults a perfect day for sledding at Forest Park in Valparaiso.

March 06, 2013 5:41 pm
Valpo parks controls pests with nature's air force

Valpo parks controls pests with nature's air force

VALPARAISO | The city's parks have started an affordable housing program for birds and bats.

December 24, 2012 12:00 am

37th Northern Amateur results

AT SAND CREEK, Par 72

July 27, 2012 6:00 pm

37th Northern Amateur results

AT SAND CREEK, Par 72

July 26, 2012 6:00 pm

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37th Northern Amateur

July 25, 2012 6:00 pm
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