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Top tech graduate in the driver's seat at auto company

Top tech graduate in the driver's seat at auto company

Universal Technical Institute graduate Stojan Ozegovic was recently named first-runner up for the Graduate of the Year Award given by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.

October 31, 2014 12:00 am
Italy study trip convinces teen to pursue career as artist

Italy study trip convinces teen to pursue career as artist

Valparaiso teen Matt Janney was inspired by an educational trip to Italy to embrace his love of art and hone his painting and sketching skills.

October 30, 2014 12:00 am
Top teen looks to continue communty service as a teacher

Top teen looks to continue communty service as a teacher

Lynwood teen Rodrigo Estrada was named a September Student of the Month by the Lansing Rotary Club.

October 29, 2014 12:00 am
Career switch leads veteran cop to USF nursing faculty

Career switch leads veteran cop to USF nursing faculty

Patrick O'Brien has joined the nursing faculty at the University of St. Francis Crown Point as a mental health instructor for the associate of science in nursing program.

October 27, 2014 12:00 am
European study trip picture-perfect for teen photographer

European study trip picture-perfect for teen photographer

A trip to Italy inspired young photographer Noah Trevino to expand his knowledge and passion for art.

October 24, 2014 12:00 am
Dr. Jose Fransciso Salgado

Dr. Jose Fransciso Salgado

Astronomer Dr. Jose Francisco Salgado will be a part of the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra's "Stargazing" concert Oct. 24 in Crown Point.

October 23, 2014 1:00 am
Would-be lawyer finds his purpose and passion as a minister

Would-be lawyer finds his purpose and passion as a minister

Regan Robinson enjoys the variety of people and personalities he encounters as assistant pastor at St. Timothy Community Church in Gary.

October 23, 2014 12:00 am
Veteran teacher teaches first-graders to never stop learning

Veteran teacher teaches first-graders to never stop learning

Judith Vega realized early in life that working with children gave her joy, so she is now in her element as a first-grade teacher at Frank H. Hammond Elementary School in Munster.

October 22, 2014 12:00 am
Caring ways earn home health nurse top state award

Caring ways earn home health nurse top state award

Nurse Johanne Janke of Community Hospital Home Health Services, Munster, has been named the 2014 Home Care and Hospice Nurse from the State of Indiana by the National Association for Home Care and Hospice and the Home Healthcare Nurses Association. Janke’s nomination at the state level recog…

October 20, 2014 12:00 am
Jogging = Longer Life?

Jogging = Longer Life?

Regular jogging increases the life expectancy of men by 6.2 years and women by 5.6 years, according to a long-running study from the Copenhagen City Heart study.

October 17, 2014 10:33 am
Move

Move

“Exercise has been demonstrated over and over to be useful,” Johnson says. “Truth is, any level is of value.” Walking, he says “gets you outside, and some outside is good as long as you don’t overdo it. The best way to get Vitamin D is sunshine.”Years added? At least three years. That’s the …

October 17, 2014 9:54 am
Teen scholar hopes to help others through her career

Teen scholar hopes to help others through her career

Lansing resident Kaitlyn Dominiak was chosen as a September Student of the Month by the Lansing Rotary Club for her academic success and outstanding character.

October 17, 2014 12:00 am
Computer engineering interests young scholar

Computer engineering interests young scholar

Portage High School student Nicole Griffin was recently named a member of the National Society of High School Scholars, recognizing her academic achievements, leadership skills and community commitment.

October 16, 2014 12:00 am
Teen soaks up political experience on the way to U.S. Senate

Teen soaks up political experience on the way to U.S. Senate

At just 17, Francesca Polizotto is already preparing for a political career.

October 15, 2014 12:00 am
Experienced nursing educator joins USF faculty

Experienced nursing educator joins USF faculty

Jodi Boling has joined the nursing faculty at the University of St. Francis Crown Point this fall as an assistant professor.

October 13, 2014 12:00 am
Rescue group founder believes there's a home for every dog

Rescue group founder believes there's a home for every dog

Denny Gates-Berry has a special place in her heart for pit bull breeds and founded the K9 Rescue Mission in 2008 to rescue and "rehome" dogs in Gary and surrounding communities.

October 10, 2014 12:00 am
Teen changes 'Tennis anyone?' to tennis for everyone

Teen changes 'Tennis anyone?' to tennis for everyone

To earn her Girl Scout Gold Award, Chesterton teen Kathryn Ausema started a project that will take her to the Special Olympics North American 15th National Invitational Tennis Championships in South Carolina on Nov. 6-8.

October 09, 2014 12:00 am
Traveling nurse cares for patients around the world

Traveling nurse cares for patients around the world

Lacy Holevis’ career as a traveling nursing has taken her around the world, and she’s excited to begin her newest position in Tacoma, Wash.

October 08, 2014 12:00 am
GET EMPLOYED WHILE YOU NETWORK!

GET EMPLOYED WHILE YOU NETWORK!

October 06, 2014 12:00 am
Jobs and Careers in healthcare are alive and well in Northwest Indiana

Jobs and Careers in healthcare are alive and well in Northwest Indiana

Friendly Medical professionals

October 06, 2014 12:00 am
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