Happy hikers in 1915 climb Mount Tom in what is now Indiana Dunes State Park.
MICHIGAN CITY | Researchers looking into the cause of a hole at Mt. Baldy that trapped a 6-year-old boy last summer said Thursday morning that they have found a new hole in the sand dune.
The twin passions of a local husband and wife will collide on the grassy knoll of Valparaiso’s Sunset Hill Park as a bevy of unique music styles and food options are presented under the banner of Lightning Bug Music Festival to help fund a regional educational cause that, as parents, is impo…
CHESTERTON | Indiana tourism is a multibillion dollar industry, and Carrie Lambert, executive director of Indiana Tourism Association, traveled from Indianapolis to talk about it Wednesday.
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Chesterton | Valparaiso firefighter and Boston Marathon runner Jeff Walsworth took the 3 Dune Challenge at Indiana Dunes State Park. He ran the 1.5 mile trail at the 3 Dune Challenge kickoff Thursday afternoon.
Two Romeos open and close; Patsy Cline in Beverly Hills, Chicago and a whole lot of improv at Acorn in Three Oaks.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the Indiana Dunes State Park will begin restoring the black oak savanna this summer in an effort to save the homes of the endangered Karner blue butterfly and other native species.
The return of outdoor movie night drives in to Miller Beach and downtown LaPorte; and a Dunes benefit in Michigan City on Saturday night.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
A well-planned visit to the Indiana Dunes region could start at the Indiana Dunes Tourism Visitor Center at 1215 N. Ind. 49, Porter, just north of Interstate 94 and the Indiana Toll Road.
The preservation and protection of the dunes began with activism that remains strong in the region today.
Prairie Club of Chicago at the dunes
HOBART | Hobart Middle School sixth-graders from Tom Swafford and Katie Rinas' classes recently learned about prescribed fires during a hands-on field trip to the Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center.
The proposal to link the Pullman State Historic Site with the Indiana Dunes as a Calumet Heritage Area could promote tourism in the region. It's an idea worth pursuing.
CHESTERTON | Cub Scout Pack 773 took advantage of a beautiful fall day on Oct. 12 to hike Trail 7 and 4 at the Indiana Dunes State Park.
The buzzword today in Northwest Indiana is "regionalism." When you think of regionalism, what does that mean to you?
If you regularly read this column, or are just a hiking or bicycle enthusiast, you know about the robust development of off-road trails in Northwest Indiana.
Quit whining, Speros. We are tougher than that in Northwest Indiana.
Swimsuit-clad Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders posed on a pristine Lake Michigan beach for their calendar this year, and local tourism officials are fuming they drove right past Indiana's 15 miles of shoreline.
Purchase advance tickets for the special premier screening of The Butler with Oprah Winfrey, Terrence Howard and Clarence Williams III. But no tickets needed for Saturday NISO concert and the new FOTS available soon everywhere.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
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