Meals On Wheels
Consider this as you read our special report, "The Price of Poverty": Are cuts to social service agencies and education the right move as poverty increases in Northwest Indiana? What more can or should be done?
Millions of dollars in federal and township poor relief flood Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties every month, outpacing statewide rates, a Times computer-assisted analysis of state, federal and local data shows.
Fabulous food, strong team work and generosity took the spotlight during the recent Dine with the Chefs event at Merrillville's Avalon Manor.
For as long as I can recall, thinking and acting regionally has been advocated for Northwest Indiana.
HOBART | More than 300 guests enjoyed a seven-course gastronomic adventure Sunday at the Dine with the Chefs Gala.
The extreme weather has created difficulties in obtaining food for area residents in need.
While many of us spent our holiday feasting on an abundance of food, the sad reality is that many individuals and families have trouble putting food on the table throughout the year. Those in Lansing are fortunate to have two organizations that are run and operated entirely by volunteers to …
CROWN POINT | What started out as a couple of buddies taking a morning run through town in Santa Claus suits spreading holiday cheer has now turned into a Crown Point community tradition.
CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Town Hall staff has signed on with Meals on Wheels to deliver hot meals to town residents beginning Sept. 19.
MERRILLVILLE | Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit that delivers meals to seniors, is in need of volunteer drivers.
MERRILLVILLE | NIPSCO sent 30 employees to the Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana facility in Merrillville last week to wash, wax and detail each of the 13 Meals on Wheels vehicles.
CROWN POINT | Crown Point High School philanthropy students joined forces with the Crown Point Community Foundation to give away $2,400 each to four organizations.
The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana is collaborating with Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana as a sponsor of the Summer Food Service Program.
MUNSTER | A certificate was awarded to the Munster High School Structured Learning Class for their participation in delivering Meals on Wheels. The Structured Learning Class is composed of eleven 14-18 year old students with Autism. The Meals on Wheels organization presented this plaque to t…
Meals on Wheels staff member Greg Montella assists Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson as she delivers meals Wednesday in Gary.
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson delivers a meal Wednesday to Doris Rhines for Meals on Wheels. Freeman-Wilson joined other elected officials in an effort to raise awareness about hunger among the elderly.
Renee Calinski of Scherervile, Michelle Novak of Hammond, Tara Smith of Hammond, and Christina McDermont of Crown Point
Vickie and Peter Murdakes
LANSING | It's official. Lansing Christian is a dynasty.
Chef Don Zajac of the Harborside Golf Course and chef Cheryl Molenda of the Inn at Aberdeen, assist with the garnish work for the shrimp appetizer recipe created by Chef Elias Youssef Hanne of Elk Lodge #1152 of Hobart for Sunday's Dine with the Chefs Gala.
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