VALPARAISO | The city's Park Board could vote on the first lease agreement for the operation of one of its golf courses.
VALPARAISO | If the ghost of William E. Urschel, founder of Urschel Laboratories, still lives in the house he built at Indiana Avenue and Napoleon Street, he will soon be able to look out the front windows at the new pavilion/skating rink to bear his name in Central Park Plaza.
VALPARAISO | The design of the next generation of Valplayso will be done by Leathers and Associates, the same company that did the original design for the Valparaiso playground in 1994.
VALPARAISO | The city's Parks Department is doing a regional search for someone who "has a passion for numbers and finance" to fill the position of business operations director.
VALPARAISO | A former downtown holiday tree is about to be given the holiday touch again.
VALPARAISO | Seven exercise stations. Twenty separate pieces of exercise equipment. Up to 150 different exercises.
VALPARAISO | Most senior citizens will put up with quite a bit of adversity – declining health and mobility, restrictive incomes and the loss of friends and loved ones to name a few – but don't mess with their pinochle time.
CROWN POINT | Crown Point mayor David Uran and Crown Brewing are once again proud to announce the sixth annual Oktoberfest on Oct. 5 from 3 to 11 p.m. on South Main Street. There will be food, festivities and fun for all ages, including a pie eating contest, chili cook-off, live music, a bea…
VALPARAISO | The city's Parks Department is ready to install the first of its trailhead signs along with another sign at the entrance to Foundation Meadows Park.
VALPARAISO | The track around the perimeter of Fairgrounds Park will be closed for the next 10 days so it can be repaved and widened.
VALPARAISO | A higher property tax collection rate than the past several years combined with increased revenue from programs has the city's Parks Department finally seeing a bright light at the end of its fiscal tunnel.
VALPARAISO | The city's Parks Department is seeking proposals for a consultant to work with a few hundred kids on a master plan for the ValPlayso playground site.
SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Parks Department will celebrate the grand opening of its new community center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the facility on Scherwood Greens Drive north of Joliet Street.
LAPORTE | To help celebrate Indiana's 200th birthday, coming in 2016, LaPorte County Parks received a present.
VALPARAISO | The Parks Department will begin accepting reservations June 10 for one of the two new picnic shelters at Butterfly Meadows.
VALPARAISO | The City of Valparaiso, the Parks Department and the Parks Foundation encourage families, friends, and individuals this Memorial Day holiday weekend, to remember those who have served and given the ultimate sacrifice. The City will hold a Memorial Day observance at the Service M…
VALPARAISO | World War II veterans Bill Wellman and John Wolf will be the guest speakers at Friday's annual Memorial Day service at the Foundation Meadows service memorial.
VALPARAISO | It's an unpleasant job but cleaning up after your pet is part of the responsibility of ownership, and it's the message behind the city's "Scoop the Poop" program.
HOBART | The Parks Department is offering a tree-buying program for residents in hopes of getting new plantings at several of the parks, officials said.
SCHERERVILLE | The town will host a flashlight egg hunt for children 9 to 13 years old Thursday at Town Hall, 10 E. Joliet St.
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