INDIANAPOLIS | The deadline to apply for a two-year appointment as Indiana's poet laureate is Thursday.
Shaking Things Up: Chicago Shakespeare Theater giving audiences mix of old and new favorites for new season
Long before Chicago Shakespeare Theater announced the theater's 2013-14 Season in March, discussions and drama behind the scenes about production preferences began two years ago.
VALPARAISO | Len Ellis, the broadcaster behind creating what is now Northwest Indiana's most successful chain of sister radio stations, is being honored by his alma mater Columbia College Chicago in May as Alumnus of the Year for 2013.
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Two Thornton Fractional High School District 215 teachers have been recognized for their abilities in the classroom, the district announced in separate news releases.
HAMMOND | Sixteen Purdue University Calumet students were recently inducted into Tau Alpha Pi national honor society for engineering technology students.
CRETE | Victor Ostarello learned earlier this week that his wife, Denise, was going to be honored Wednesday as one of the Chicago area’s best educators. Yet he managed to keep quiet.
When I first moved to Lansing, one thing I got excited about was the Lan-Oak Park District. I looked forward to having children and enrolling them in programs at the park district.
HAMMOND | Purdue University Calumet earned Indiana Residence Hall Organization School of the Year recognition at the recent IRHO conference.
INDIANAPOLIS | An Indiana University student from Ogden Dunes and an aide to state Sen. Ed Charbonneau, R-Valparaiso, were selected by the Indiana Senate last week as outstanding interns of the 2012 legislative session.
HAZEL CREST, Ill. | Advocate South Suburban Hospital has honored five associates as MVP Value Leaders for the first quarter of 2012. The MVP, which stands for Mission, Value and Philosophy program, recognizes associates, physicians and volunteers who go above and beyond in demonstrating Advo…
CROWN POINT | Three dedicated Sunday School teachers were honored recently at Trinity Lutheran Church and School.
BLUE ISLAND | MetroSouth Medical Center recently received eight Pinnacle Awards from the Illinois Society for Healthcare Marketing and Public Relations.
Valparaiso has applied for a $25.9 million federal grant to build a $32.3 million bus transit center at Lincolnway and Morgan Boulevard. The corner property where a Round the Clock Restaurant stands would have to be acquired for the project, which would include retail and housing components.
Valparaiso has applied for a $25.9 million federal grant to build a $32.3 million bus transit center at Lincolnway and Morgan Boulevard. The corner property where a Round the Clock Restaurant stands would have to be acquired for the project, which would included retail and housing components.
Students and staff at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School gather in the Crown Point school's gymnsaium to honor local miltary veterans during their Veterans Day program.
Christian Ahearn, of Crown Point and a soldier in the U.S. Army, lifts his sister, Mackenzie, 12, a Wheeler Middle School student, during the Colonel John Wheeler Middle School's Veterans Day program. It included presentations of prose by students, and musical selections performed by the eig…
Gordan Bates, of Crown Point, looks at a Veterans Day card given to him by Wheeler Middle School student Maja Dorsuleski, 13, Friday during the school's Veterans Day program. At 87-years-old, Bates was the oldest veteran who attended the program.
Students and staff at Colonel John Wheeler Middle School recite the Pledge of Allligience during the school's Veterans Day program.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Prairie State College received a gold and two silver medallion awards of excellence at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District 3 conference held last month in Detroit, Mich. Members of the Communications and Marketing Department accepted the awards …
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