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GUEST COMMENTARY: Saving the historic old Nurses’ Home

GUEST COMMENTARY: Saving the historic old Nurses’ Home

I’m sure you’ve noticed that stately old brick building at 2323 N. Main Street in Crown Point, in the block just north of the Lake County Government Center – the old Nurses’ Home — and wondered why it just sat there, year after year, moldering away. Perhaps, like me, you hoped that it could …

July 01, 2014 12:00 am
Step back in time at Amish Acres

Step back in time at Amish Acres

Individuals interested in the ways and lifestyle of the Amish need only take a short drive to Nappanee, Ind.

June 22, 2014 1:00 am Photos

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Music, Arts, Crafts and Global Cuisine at the fest in CP this year

Music, Arts, Crafts and Global Cuisine at the fest in CP this year

Food and Arts Festival

June 10, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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Crown Point Hometown Festival Days Sponsors

Crown Point Hometown Festival Days Sponsors

Special Thanks to the Hometown Festival Days Sponsors!

June 10, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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Schedule of Events: Hometown Festival Days for Two Weekends in June

Schedule of Events: Hometown Festival Days for Two Weekends in June

Hometown Festival Days - June 13-14 & June 20-21 - Downtown Crown Point

June 10, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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Crown Point: An Award-Winning City All Around

Crown Point: An Award-Winning City All Around

Crown Point

June 10, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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Indiana Landmarks purchases historic Scott-Rumely House

Indiana Landmarks purchases historic Scott-Rumely House

LAPORTE | A 113-year-old home owned by two families who played important roles in local and national history will be repaired and restored thanks to the building's purchase by Indiana Landmarks.

May 02, 2014 8:04 am

Beecher mausoleum named to national historic register

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | More than two dozen Illinois buildings and downtown districts — including a mausoleum in Beecher — have been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

February 15, 2014 12:00 am
ANDREA NEAL: Mounds leave evidence of indigenous Hoosiers

ANDREA NEAL: Mounds leave evidence of indigenous Hoosiers

Indiana’s name means “Land of the Indians.” A trip to Mounds State Park in Anderson reminds us why.

July 03, 2013 12:00 am

Hobart hoping to make history with downtown on National Register

HOBART | Placing the city's downtown on the National Register of Historic Places brings benefits including notoriety, city officials said.

May 14, 2013 9:48 pm

Hobart officials to discuss historic downtown district

HOBART | City officials are taking steps to further preserve and play up the historical downtown.

May 12, 2013 12:00 am

Hobart officials take steps to preserve historical downtown

HOBART | City officials are taking steps to further preserve and play up the historical downtown.

May 06, 2013 6:30 pm
Valparaiso Woman's Club seeks donations

Valparaiso Woman's Club seeks donations

VALPARAISO | A local club that’s been helping members of the community for more than 100 years is hoping the community can come to its aid.

February 06, 2013 6:15 pm
Revitalizing Whiting's Lakefront Park

Revitalizing Whiting's Lakefront Park

Imagine succumbing to the sizzling heat and wading into cool sparkling waters, diving in like a mermaid, the waves rolling your body back and forth under a clear blue sky, your joy and laughter echoing into the air.

April 30, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Lake Michigan shipwrecks have tales to tell

Lake Michigan shipwrecks have tales to tell

Dozens of ships, from barges to schooners, ferries to sloops, have met their fate on Lake Michigan's waters.

April 15, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Indiana works to protect underwater treasures

Indiana works to protect underwater treasures

Under the sometimes murky waters of Lake Michigan lies a mostly unexplored layer of Northwest Indiana history.

April 15, 2012 12:00 am Related
Hidden architectural gems are landmarks in their own right

Hidden architectural gems are landmarks in their own right

Every city in the world boasts its architectural wonders, but often the lesser-known buildings get short shrift. Our region is filled with world-renowned structures built by important architects.

March 20, 2012 9:00 am Photos

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Hidden Architectural Gems

Hidden Architectural Gems

Every city in the world boasts its architectural wonders, but often the lesser-known buildings get short shrift. Our region is filled with world-renowned skyscrapers, museums and houses built by important architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright and Louis H. Sullivan. Although the bigger buildi…

March 19, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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NWI man's nonprofit seeks national status for region historical treasures

NWI man's nonprofit seeks national status for region historical treasures

Don't ask Jim Morrow why historical and architecturally significant buildings fascinate him. He'll tell you he really doesn't know why. "It is fascinating to me," said Morrow, 89, of Beverly Shores. "It is just like a kid interested in cars. Ask him why, and he can't tell you."

August 16, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Register of Historic Places adds another Crown Point home to the list

Register of Historic Places adds another Crown Point home to the list

CROWN POINT | An 11-year labor of love paid off for a Crown Point couple when their nearly 100-year-old home became the latest in the city to be added to the National Register of Historic Places.

August 15, 2011 7:00 pm Photos

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