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Vertical farming is topic for garden club meeting

GARY | The Miller Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at The Aquatorium, 6918 Oak Ave., in newly renovated Marquette Park.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am
CHRIS WHITE: Work together to benefit future generations

CHRIS WHITE: Work together to benefit future generations

It is indeed an exciting time to be a part of Northwest Indiana, a thriving region with great prospects for growth and a promise of a brighter future. People are coming together, working together like never before, and placing the good of the region ahead of more provincial interests, knowin…

March 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, January 23, 2014

Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, January 23, 2014

I am keeping calm and carrying on through the snow to the dunes and back to civilization, slowly. This creates thrilling determination to make the weekends count. --- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.

January 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, January 16, 2014

Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, January 16, 2014

The ice and snow appreciation edition has info on re-scheduled, re-rehearsed and re-emerging self-improvement projects, warm-up exercises and back-to-school specials. --- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.

January 15, 2014 12:00 am
City of Gary hosts Carriage Rides, Holiday Bazaar, Trot for Toys 5k Walk/Run

City of Gary hosts Carriage Rides, Holiday Bazaar, Trot for Toys 5k Walk/Run

GARY | With a festive backdrop of holiday decorations and a luminous tree, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson joined representatives from the Gary Parks Department, Cause 2 Compete, Gary Housing Authority and the Broadway Area Community Development Corporation (CDC) at Marquette Park Pavilion to ann…

December 10, 2013 3:55 pm

EDITORIAL: Complaint about air show doesn't fly

Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. is complaining about the South Shore Air Show moving to Fair Oaks Farms, in effect saying tourism efforts should be confined to Lake County's boundaries. Hogwash, we say.

November 25, 2013 12:00 am
Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 31, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 31, 2013

Acorn Theater in Three Oaks hosts a singer-songwriter contest tonight; Harbor Shores is building a $26 million luxury high-rise hotel to open in time for the Memorial Day PGA and Dawn of the Dunes Marathon in Miller on Sunday.--- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor.

October 30, 2013 12:00 am
Nature lover memorialized

Nature lover memorialized

Yolanda Stroffregen, of Gary, right, hugs her cousin Sandi Engelbrecht after a ceremony Monday in honor of Stroffregen's grandson Samuel Stroffregen at Marquette Park in Gary. Samuel Stroffregen, 14, of Austin, Texas, died in car accident. His grandmother started the Sam's Tree Foundation an…

October 28, 2013 7:23 pm
Nature lover memorialized

Nature lover memorialized

From left, the Rev. Selvaraj Selladurai, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, and Yolanda Stroffregen, of Gary, pose for a photograph in front of a tree planted in honor of Stroffregen's grandson Samuel Stroffregen at Marquette Park in Gary. Samuel Stroffregen, 14, of Austin, Texas, died in car accid…

October 28, 2013 7:23 pm
Nature lover memorialized

Nature lover memorialized

Samuel Stroffregen, 14, of Austin, Texas, who died in car accident, loved nature, family members said. Consequently, the Sam's Tree Foundation is planting trees in Gary parks so youths can appreciate their beauty as Stroffregen did.

October 28, 2013 7:23 pm

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October 27, 2013 6:00 pm
Dawn of the Dunes Marathon debuts in Gary

Dawn of the Dunes Marathon debuts in Gary

GARY | It's nice to be able to bike to work.

October 27, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 24, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, October 24, 2013

Acorn Theater in Three Oaks hosts a singer-songwriter contest tonight; Harbor Shores is building a $26 million luxury high-rise hotel to open in time for the Memorial Day PGA and Dawn of the Dunes Marathon in Miller on Sunday.--- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor.

October 23, 2013 12:00 am
Gary to host Dawn of the Dunes Marathon on Oct. 27

Gary to host Dawn of the Dunes Marathon on Oct. 27

GARY | When Portage native Tom Taylor told friends he was planing to hold a marathon in Marquette Park, he got some strange looks.

October 15, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 19, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 19, 2013

An art installation at Art Prize illustrates a concept close to my heart, a new issue of BusINess magazine coming soon, and a much-anticipated update on the chair refurb project. --- Kathleen Dorsey, Managing Editor, Shore Magazine.

September 18, 2013 12:00 am
Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 12, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 12, 2013

New book signing with Shore writer Heather Augustyn, Rainbow Serenity Arts Fair in Hobart, An art show in an alley in Chicago, and an ever-so-ambitious furniture rehab project. --- Kathleen Dorsey, Managing Editor, Shore Magazine.

September 11, 2013 12:00 am

Marquette Park turned into drive-in movie theater tonight

GARY | Marquette Park will be turned into a drive-in movie theater tonight, complete with vendors selling movie snacks.

September 05, 2013 8:00 pm
Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 5, 2013

Adventures in Everyday Living, Shorelines Thursday, September 5, 2013

“two red chairs” at the SSAA gallery on Friday night and a Lake Michigan surf padding and kayaking regatta on Saturday in Michigan City; Lake Effect jazz band finale and Senior PGA wants you! --- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.

September 04, 2013 12:00 am
Gary to Host Drive-In Movie Night at Marquette Park Sept. 6

Gary to Host Drive-In Movie Night at Marquette Park Sept. 6

GARY | The community is in for a special treat Friday, Sept. 6 as Gary’s Marquette Park will be transformed into a drive-in movie theater. For only $10 per car, moviegoers will enjoy two family friendly films – “The Croods” and “The Tree of Life” starring Sean Penn and Brad Pitt. Gates at 69…

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WILLIAM NANGLE: Gary shows signs of progress under new mayor

WILLIAM NANGLE: Gary shows signs of progress under new mayor

So much has been written about crime in Gary.

August 18, 2013 12:00 am
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