The hazards of smoking and secondhand smoke are well known, but non-smokers can be exposed to another type called thirdhand smoke. The after-effects of smoking, such as toxins embedded in carpet fibers and settled on surfaces, are called thirdhand smoke.
Brews at the Shoe
An assortment of brews will be in the spotlight Saturday at Brews at the Shoe at Horseshoe Casino in Hammond.
Portrait of young couple calculating their expenses at home
God shines his light on anybody He chooses. Whether it be a relative, a friend, or a stranger, you will have no doubt about when God makes His presence known to you. No matter the person’s disposition, God’s presence will manifest itself uncontested for you to see through them at Him.
Munster - Munster firefighter Jim Malachowski cleans-up radiator fluid that leaked when an SUV crashed into a stop light knocking it over at the intersection of Calumet and 45th Avenues in Munster, Wednesday, January 4, 2012.
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The intersection of Ind. 49 and Indian Boundary Road in Chesterton causes some of the worst delays in the area. The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission and the Indiana Department of Transportation are among the agencies that are working on studies and projects to combat some of…
The intersection at Ind. 49 and Indian Boundary Road in Chesterton causes some of the worst traffic delays in the area.
The intersection at Ind. 49 and Indian Boundary Road in Chesterton shows backed-up traffic at the stoplight.
Jennifer Walker smokes Wednesday in the lounge at Cigarette Discount Outlet in Valparaiso. The shop is one of the few businesses where smoking is permitted in the city of Valparaiso.
A smoker puffs on a cigarette Wednesday, a day before the 35th anniversary of the Great American Smokeout, which has been geared toward helping individuals quit smoking. This year, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network will join the Indiana Campaign for Smokefree Air to call on l…
Frank Westerlund, from Gariup Construction of Gary, works Wednesday at the Central Park Plaza site in downtown Valparaiso. Construction of the amphitheater at the south end of the park, located on Lafayette Street between Indiana Avenue and Lincolnway, is on schedule to be completed by the e…
Joe Bishop, of Gariup Construction, lays bricks Wednesday at the new Central Park Plaza amphitheater in downtown Valparaiso.
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