Showing: 1-20 of 225

Nwi Communities

NWI Communities extending Beverly Hillbillies lookalike contest til July 10

NWI Communities extending Beverly Hillbillies lookalike contest til July 10

"Come and listen to my story 'bout a man named Jed. A poor mountaineer, barely kept his family fed. And then one day he was shootin' at some food, and up through the ground came a-bubblin' crude. Oil that is..."

July 03, 2014 6:00 pm
St. Mary Medical Center donates AED to Hobart Little League

St. Mary Medical Center donates AED to Hobart Little League

HOBART | St. Mary Medical Center recently donated an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to members of the Hobart Little League.

July 03, 2014 5:11 pm

Annual 5L to benefit spay, neuter surgeries at local animal shelter

LANSING | Get ready to lace up your sneakers and hit the pavement as Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA) and Lan-Oak Park District host the fourth annual Spay the Stray 5K Run/Walk on Sept. 6 in Lansing, Ill.

July 01, 2014 5:16 pm

IU Northwest to hold blood drive July 24

GARY | The Student Alumni Association (SAA) and Office of Alumni Relations at Indiana University Northwest are rallying to restock the shelves at area blood banks with a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, July 24 in the Moraine Student Center, located on the north end of the IU Nor…

June 30, 2014 4:49 pm
Hammond reads awards contest winners

Hammond reads awards contest winners

HAMMOND | Hammond Reads, Inc., recognized the winners of its 13th annual Essay Contest with a reception at Morton High School. The 2013-2014 contest theme was, “If You Were Stranded on a Deserted Island, What Book Would You Want With You, and Why?”

June 26, 2014 3:51 pm
The 70th Reunion – We can’t believe it either!

The 70th Reunion – We can’t believe it either!

LOWELL | The 70th – yes the 70th – that’s a BIG “7-0”! Lowell High School reunion was recently held on June 13. An elite group of graduates, the Lowell High School Class of 1944, along with guests celebrated at Dick’s Restaurant and Lounge in St. John. Amazingly 25, that’s nearly a third of …

June 20, 2014 4:52 pm
Merrillville High School's Cheryl Albers honored for 26 blood donations

Merrillville High School's Cheryl Albers honored for 26 blood donations

MERRILLVILLE | Members of the Family, Career, and Consumer Leaders of America at Merrillville High School, Alexandra Dobrea and Madeline Estrada, recently presented Cheryl Albers with a certificate from Heartland Blood Centers.

June 19, 2014 4:41 pm
And the winner of the NWI Communities Father's Day Contest is...

And the winner of the NWI Communities Father's Day Contest is...

More than 20 readers shared with NWI Communities details about why their dads are simply the best, and we have to agree. These local dads sound like amazing folks!

June 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related

Lansing Historical Walk just around the corner

LANSING | The Lansing Historical Society will be hosting a free Lansing Historical Walk along Ridge Road led by Paul Schultz. This event will take place at 6 p.m. on June 23. Folks interested in joining this event are asked to meet in the parking lot being Gayety's located at 3306 Ridge Road.

June 11, 2014 4:43 pm
NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

There was this one day when I was a kid that I remember clear as day. The house we lived at was maybe a block away from Reavis Elementary School in Lansing. My dad took me to the park to play. Neither of my brothers joined us. It was just the two of us and my stuffed bunny, and I was thrilled.

June 11, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

NWI Communities' Father's Day Contest

The term hero is thrown around quite easily these days.

June 11, 2014 12:00 am Related
MIS lunchroom going tech

MIS lunchroom going tech

MERRILLVILLE | Many of the Merrillville Intermediate School students had their right index finger scanned on Monday. Next school year, 2014-'15, each student in the MCSC that was scanned will just put their right index finger on the scanner to identify themselves. The cost of their lunch wil…

June 06, 2014 5:13 pm Photos

Photos

East Chicago students to participate in eMission program

HAMMOND | Fourth grade students in East Chicago are testing their math, science, communications, problem-solving and teamwork skills during a simulated mission presented by Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana.

June 03, 2014 4:05 pm
MIS student wins Indiana Cash for College essay

MIS student wins Indiana Cash for College essay

MERRILLVILLE | MIS spent a week long school-wide “Cash for College” Campaign 28 February-7 March 2014. It was an opportunity for students to become aware of the many ways their college can be paid for. It is never too early to start saving for college. Ms. Karen Jones-MIS Guidance Counselor,…

May 30, 2014 3:38 pm Photos

Photos

Related
St. Mary Environment Club members take trip to shrimp farm

St. Mary Environment Club members take trip to shrimp farm

CROWN POINT | Northwest Indiana might seem an unlikely place for growing some of the country’s favorite seafood. However, the students in the environmental club of St. Mary’s School in Crown Point became the first ever school group to visit a new indoor shrimp farm located Wheatfield, Ind.

May 27, 2014 3:45 pm Photos

Photos

NWI Communities is hosting a Father's Day Contest

NWI Communities is hosting a Father's Day Contest

There was this one day when I was a kid that I remember clear as day. The house we lived at was maybe a block away from Reavis Elementary School in Lansing. My dad took me to the park to play. Neither of my brothers joined us. It was just the two of us and my stuffed bunny, and I was thrilled.

May 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Local union carpenters donate toys to toy drive for Rush Hospital

Local union carpenters donate toys to toy drive for Rush Hospital

HAMMOND | Indiana-Kentucky-Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC) members from Local 599 in Hammond recently donated toys to the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

May 23, 2014 3:02 pm Photos

Photos

Cadets hold fundraiser

Cadets hold fundraiser

LANSING | The Lansing Police Cadets held a fundraiser on April 26 at the Lansing Municipal Airport where families could get a close look at a variety of different emergency and heavy equipment vehicles along with a K-9 demonstration. Proceeds from the event go toward the cadet's participatio…

May 23, 2014 2:40 pm Photos

Photos

Local shelter kicks off nationwide challenge at annual walk-a-thon, vendor fair

HIGHLAND | During its 22nd annual Paws in the Park, Humane Society Calumet Area will kick-off their participation in the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge with adoptable pets, fun and games, and a proclamation from State Representative Linda Lawson.

May 23, 2014 2:32 pm
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Who would you vote for if the election were held today?

View Results