Getting To Know
Veteran Bishop Noll Institute social studies teacher John Trafny has authored a fourth book on the history of Gary that was released in July by Arcadia Publishing.
Dr. Lisa Booth enjoys using her medical expertise to help police officers care for their canine partners.
Medical student Chiemela Ubagharaji was recently awarded the Jackie Robinson Foundation Extra Innings Fellowship from the United Health Foundation’s Diverse Scholars Initiative.
With her mother, grandmother and aunt having worked for the School City of Hobart, Julie Remschneider steered away from studying education in college.
The Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District selected Beth Huebner as Lake County’s Conservation Education Teacher of the Year. She teaches kindergarten at Lake Street Elementary School in Crown Point and has 25 years of teaching experience, including Head Start, first and third grade.
Second-grader Chloe Kowal is excited to begin the football season as the only girl on the Valparaiso Pop Warner Football Junior Mitey Mite 3 team.
During his lifetime, Paul Schultz has witnessed the Village of Lansing grow from 2,000 residents to nearly 30,000. As president of the Lansing Historical Society, his mission is to collect and preserve the community's history.
When Cheryl Plomann found herself without work, she depended on family to help support her and her pets.
A Highland High School graduate is proudly serving onboard U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67), one of the world’s most advanced warships.
When 11-year-old Robby Ballentine crosses the chalk on the baseball field, he means business.
After adopting her second dachshund from MidWest Dachshund Rescue in 2012, Arlene Silveira began volunteering with the organization and now serves as its transport coordinator.
Hannah Zajac’s drive and determination were recognized with membership in the National Society of High School Scholars.
Ingrid Norris has become the eighth director in the 55-year history of the Lake County Public Library.
At 87, Marion Thiel’s volunteer work continues to make her a vital member of the St. John community.
Lansing teen Alexander Buoscio recently finished his second year as a summer intern with Chicago-based Walsh Construction.
Half way up Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, Marissa Emery began to worry that she had made a mistake.
After 22 years of teaching math and science to seventh- and eighth-graders at Trinity Lutheran School in Crown Point, Laura Sauerman began this school year without the sounds of school bells ringing in her ears. That's because she has retired from the classroom, but that doesn't mean she won…
Highland Christian School teacher Rick Vander Woude is one of two Indiana teachers to receive the Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award.
Patrick Rose, of Crown Point, is looking forward to a hands-on career in engineering.
As recreation director for the Calumet Memorial Park District, Thom Miller is excited to continue improving the lives of residents who use the facilities.
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