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Playgrounds much more than swings, slides today

Playgrounds much more than swings, slides today

ValPlayso: The Next Generation is not your grandfather's playground.

February 22, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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EDITORIAL: New life for Valpo's old playgrounds

EDITORIAL: New life for Valpo's old playgrounds

The purchase of playground equipment for Valparaiso's parks is good news for kids in Valparaiso, but also for kids abroad.

February 12, 2014 12:00 am
Kids Alive provides new home for playgrounds

Kids Alive provides new home for playgrounds

VALPARAISO | When a parks department playground set retires, it isn't thrown in a landfill. It gets a face-lift and then travels the world.

February 08, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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WILLIAM NANGLE: Gary shows signs of progress under new mayor

WILLIAM NANGLE: Gary shows signs of progress under new mayor

So much has been written about crime in Gary.

August 18, 2013 12:00 am
New Chicago building on its proud past

New Chicago building on its proud past

New Chicago was established in about 1908, between Hobart and Lake Station. Most of the land development came right after the Korean War.

June 09, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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EDITORIAL: Support improvements at Lan-Oak parks

When people shopping for a home look at a community, they want to know about the quality of life in a community. They look at the schools, the parks, the libraries and so forth.

March 25, 2013 12:00 am

Valpo parks has more needs than cash

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Parks Department has a priority list of projects it wants to do in 2013 but only enough money to do about a third of them.

February 26, 2013 6:30 pm
Hebron continues to make improvements

Hebron continues to make improvements

HEBRON | We are, as our motto says, “A community working together."

February 24, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Playground design goes on a nature hike

Playground design goes on a nature hike

Architect and playground builder Ron King is part of a robust movement to bring back more natural play, with environments that serve up some messiness and risk-taking along with exercise.

September 26, 2012 6:30 pm Photos

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Valpo playground to get new life in Haiti

Valpo playground to get new life in Haiti

VALPARAISO | Volunteers battled the cold, wind and rain Friday to remove playground equipment at Fairgrounds Park so it can be refurbished and used at the Kids Alive International children's village in Haiti.

April 20, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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Kouts hopes to grow, continue makeover

Kouts hopes to grow, continue makeover

KOUTS | The town put on a prettier face in 2011, and the makeover is expected to continue this year.

March 04, 2012 12:00 am
New playgrounds being installed

New playgrounds being installed

SOUTH HAVEN | Work continued Friday on the installation of new playground equipment at Haven Hollow Park along County Road 700 North.

October 14, 2011 8:00 pm Photos

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Perry Park neighbors suggest upgrades

PORTAGE | Neighbors of Perry Park would like to see the community park restored to what it once was.

August 30, 2011 9:00 pm

Playgrounds adapting to special needs

PORTAGE | The Portage Township Schools board recently awarded a contract for purchasing playground equipment for special needs students.

July 04, 2011 5:30 pm
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