Porter County Indiana
HAMMOND | The century-and-a-half-old stories of Northwest Indiana's Civil War soldiers are getting new life in a Hammond exhibit opening today.
CROWN POINT | The unlikely pair of a Crown Point artist and excavator have teamed up to produce one of the major displays for a special region Civil War historical exhibition opening in April.
The post-war effects of Civil War destruction on human lives is the focus of a short drama created by a region filmmaker and set to debut at an April historical exposition in Hammond.
From the time he was a little boy digging seven-foot-high foxholes in the dunes around the Wabash tracks in Gary, Tom Sourlis had a fondness for working with his hands, his head and his heart.
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Last summer, local graphic designer Matt Valuckis was stopped in his tracks.
Daniel Timm took a nontraditional route to become chief of staff at the Porter County Assessor’s Office.
Growing up, Tiffany Simpson was always the person people came to for advice. Think Lucy and her psychologist booth from "Charlie Brown.” The licensed psychologist and clinical addictions counselor says she “has been doing this since I was 7.”
On trips to Valparaiso’s Central Park Plaza, Bill Hanna quietly celebrates how the community has embraced the space – as well as his role in its creation.
HOBART | Two men stole credit cards from an acquaintance and went on a spending spree at several Hobart stores, police said.
Yep. William Shakespeare asked that question about 500 years ago, admittedly in a different context.
Jordan Chaddock is excited about his new role as creative director for Valparaiso's Memorial Opera House.
Check out our new Shore Weekender video starring Social Networker Amanda Muha shopping and cooking with Chef Joe Gaal of Sage Restaurant.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
VALPARAISO | When she attended a special ceremony honoring region Civil War veterans in May, Valparaiso native Pat Lane had no idea she would learn her great-great-grandfather served as a sergeant in the war.
Amber O’Rourke can’t even tell you how many times she has been to the Porter County Fair.
BEVERLY SHORES | What was normally a scene of tranquility was the setting for tragedy Monday afternoon as crews searched Beverly Shores waters and shores for a lost man.
Gretchen Kohler is not a typical 4-Her.
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