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March Of Dimes

Low-Cost Provider: HealthLinc expands a holistic approach to underprivileged

Low-Cost Provider: HealthLinc expands a holistic approach to underprivileged

HealthLinc now takes a holistic approach to meeting the healthcare needs of the uninsured and the underinsured.

August 23, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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ATHENA Award nominations sought by Crossroads chamber

Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the prestigious ATHENA Award that is sponsored by First Midwest Bank.

July 24, 2014 12:00 am
Local bankers to lead March of Dimes fundraising

Local bankers to lead March of Dimes fundraising

Two local business leaders joined March for Babies to raise funds to prevent pre-term birth and give more babies a healthy start in life.

June 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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March for Babies helps kids 'walk across the finish line'

March for Babies helps kids 'walk across the finish line'

VALPARAISO | Luke Nestorovich, 5, has never been able to cross the March for Babies finish line without being carried or supported by his parents' hands or a walker.

April 27, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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EDITORIAL: Indiana must protect infants better

Indiana held a big summit on infant mortality Friday. That's important, because the state's infant mortality rate is so awful.

November 06, 2013 12:00 am

Data shows improvement in preterm Indiana births

March of Dimes released data today that shows improvement in preterm births in Indiana. It's the same day state health officials are hosting an infant mortality summit. 

October 31, 2013 11:59 pm
Staff and their children join March for Babies

Staff and their children join March for Babies

HIGHLAND | Half a million babies are born premature or with birth defects in the U.S. every year and require extra medical care to survive. With a heightened level of awareness and research most of the birth defects can be prevented or cured.

July 03, 2013 12:00 am
March for Babies arrives in Highland

March for Babies arrives in Highland

May 05, 2013 8:15 pm Photos

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March for Babies arrives in Highland

March for Babies arrives in Highland

Amie Vaught, of Highland, and Madalynn Vaught, 2, participate in the March of Dimes' March for Babies on Sunday at Highland High School. Madalynn was born at 29 weeks and weighed 3 pounds 4 ounces. Now, at 2, she weighs 24 pounds. Madalynn's family walked for her.

May 05, 2013 2:13 pm
March for Babies arrives in Highland

March for Babies arrives in Highland

Jade Martin, of Schererville, and Zachary Roper, 9 months, walked in the March for Babies on Sunday in Highland. The march raises money to support programs that help women have healthy, full-term pregnancies and funds research on problems that threaten babies, according to the March of Dimes…

May 05, 2013 2:12 pm
Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

VALPARAISO | Chloe Campbell played with a stuffed Winnie the Pooh bear as her family and friends prepared to walk on her behalf Sunday morning.

April 28, 2013 6:20 pm Photos

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Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

Elizabeth Campbell holds her daughter Chloe, who was born 6 weeks premature, on Sunday before participating in the March for Babies in Valparaiso. The Campbells were ambassadors for this year's march, which raises money for the March of Dimes to help prevent premature births, birth defects a…

April 28, 2013 1:05 pm
Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

Taking steps to raise dimes for healthy babies

Participants make their way around the path at Valparaiso's Old Fairgrounds Park during Sunday's March of Dimes March for Babies. About 800 walkers stepped off from the David Butterfield Pavilion at Old Fairgrounds Park on a five-mile trek through downtown Valparaiso.

April 28, 2013 1:05 pm
March of Dimes branded ambulance unveiled by Prompt

March of Dimes branded ambulance unveiled by Prompt

HIGHLAND | Prompt Ambulance, in partnership with the March of Dimes Northwest Indiana Division, kicked off the 2013 March for Babies campaign recently at the Prompt Ambulance Corporate office with a ribbon cutting and party unveiling a brand new Prompt and March of Dimes co-branded ambulance.

March 06, 2013 12:00 am

Trains will fill Hub City this weekend

Trains, Trains and more trains! The Crown Point Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with the Lionel Modular Train Club to bring a “Trains in the City” display to the Hub City this weekend.

February 14, 2013 12:00 am
March of Dimes issues grant to Methodist Hospitals

March of Dimes issues grant to Methodist Hospitals

MERRILLVILLE | The March of Dimes issued a $400 grant and a rocking chair to Methodist Hospitals’ neonatal intensive care units.

February 05, 2013 11:24 am
Credit union team Marches for Babies

Credit union team Marches for Babies

SCHERERVILLE | Every year, hundreds of thousands of babies are born premature or with birth defects in the U.S. and require extra medical care to survive. Nearly three quarters of the birth defects can be prevented or cured. The March of Dimes “March for Babies” has been helping raise money …

June 07, 2012 12:00 am

NWI families set out to March for Babies

Holding a newborn baby for the first time is a special feeling for mothers - but some have to wait anxiously for that privilege. For mothers of premature babies it may be days, if not months, before they can cuddle their child.

May 04, 2012 12:00 am

Tiny Miracles benefit is Saturday in C.P.

CROWN POINT | A Tiny Miracles benefit will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at BackCourt Bar & Grill, 932 S. Court St.

April 26, 2012 12:00 am
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