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Thanks for helping us to get our car during rain

My husband and I want to thank those who helped us last Friday evening during the downpour and flooding at the South Shore Brass Band concert in the Valparaiso's Central Park Plaza. They helped by getting me to our car, thereby, making it easy to drive back and get my husband and his wheelch…

September 11, 2014 12:00 am
Tradewinds 3

Tradewinds 3

Rhythm exercises at TradeWinds.

May 01, 2014 8:00 am
Job Market

Job Market

April 17, 2014 5:33 pm

Thanks to person who helped me gain my balance

I want to thank the nice lady who helped me get up and gain my balance outside the Subway on Ridge Road in Lansing on Jan. 10.

February 09, 2014 12:00 am

Emergency responders, medics saved my life

I am hoping to express my gratitude to the citizens and professionals who came to my rescue after I had a traumatic accident on the on-ramp to eastbound Interstate 80/94.

January 23, 2014 12:00 am
male doctor with heart

male doctor with heart

bright picture of male doctor with heart

January 17, 2014 12:00 am
doctor holding a red love heart pillow

doctor holding a red love heart pillow

doctor holding a red love heart , Health care concept, asian people

January 17, 2014 12:00 am

Good Samaritan at Menards didn't leave me flat

There's still good people in this world. I was at Menards on the 14th, came out and had a flat tire.

November 07, 2013 12:00 am

NWI has some of the best law enforcement pros

After a boxing scholarship at Wisconsin University and Army service, I spent 20 years with the Gary Police Department followed by 29 more in federal law enforcement with the U.S. State Department and then Homeland Security.

September 23, 2013 12:00 am
Sleep Apnea and CPAP

Sleep Apnea and CPAP

June 21, 2013 4:36 pm

Kind young men helped me at grocery store

I would like to give a great big thank you to three young boys.

June 10, 2013 12:00 am

Thank you to everyone who saved my husband's life

On March 20, my husband and I took a pickup load of auction items out to the Expo Center in Valparaiso. While we were unwrapping items and setting them up on the tables, my husband, Rich, collapsed and dropped to the concrete floor.

April 28, 2013 12:00 am

Guardian angel backed out car so i could get in

Thank you to the very kind and special lady who came to my rescue at the new McDonald's Restaurant on Ridge Road in Munster. I always stop by there because I enjoy their coffee and their service is the best.  

December 11, 2012 12:00 am
Form and Function

Form and Function

August 29, 2012 2:06 pm

Good Samaritans bolster belief in good people

I want to thank the two different Good Samaritans who stopped to help me recently when I fell crossing while the parking lot west of Calumet Avenue near the Dynasty Banquet Hall.

April 05, 2012 12:00 am

Kyle stopped stranger's theft of my cell phone

A young Munster man named Kyle went to a lot of trouble to help a stranger when he found my cellphone.

February 02, 2012 12:00 am

Thanks to guy who helped me at railroad crossing

A quick note to the fellow turning west onto 151st Street in East Chicago, off Kennedy Avenue, recently: Thank you for stopping, getting out of your car and helping me when the railroad crossing gate was stuck on top of my car.

October 27, 2011 12:00 am

Stranger helped my grandson breathe better after fall

On Labor Day, I took my two grandchildren to Pulaski Park in north Hammond to play. While playing, my 9-year-old grandson fell and really knocked the air out of himself.

September 18, 2011 12:00 am
NIPSCO Disaster Tent

NIPSCO Disaster Tent

DeMotte residents John and Norma Van Keppel receive food Wednesday afternoon from NIPSCO employee Nancy Parker, right, at a disaster recovery tent in DeMotte.

June 08, 2011 7:38 pm
NIPSCO Disaster Tent

NIPSCO Disaster Tent

NIPSCO communications manager Nick Meyer pours ice into coolers of water Wednesday at a disaster recovery tent at DeMotte Elementary School. The company said service was restored by Wednesday evening for most customers who lost power during Saturday's violent storm, which hit DeMotte particu…

June 08, 2011 7:35 pm
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