Madeline Johnson, far right was crowned Miss 2014 Porter County Fair Queen on Thursday night during the Miss 2014 Porter County Fair Queen Pageant. From left is second runner-up Madison Bellorado, Miss Photogenic Kaitlyn Waltz, Miss Congeniality and first runner-up Lauren Tehan and Johnson.
Britta Ringas, right, 2013 Porter County Fair Queen, crowns Madeline Johnson 2014 Miss Porter County Fair Queen on Thursday night at Paul Sur Park Place Pavilion during opening day of the Porter County Fair. Johnson was chosen from 14 contestants during the 54th annual Porter County Fair Que…
Madeline Johnson is crowned Miss 2014 Porter County Fair Queen by 2013 Queen Britta Ringas Thursday night at the Park Place Pavilion during the Porter County Fair. Johnson was chosen from 14 contestants during the Miss 2014 Porter County Fair Queen Pageant, the 54th anniversary of the Porter…
One of the bands that's considered music royalty held court in Chicago last week.
LAPORTE | A royal addition is premiering at the 2014 LaPorte County Fair.
Ruby Lewis and Brian Justin Crum star in "We Will Rock You" at Cadillac Palace Theatre in Chicago through Oct. 27.
The music of legendary rock band Queen jumps into the spotlight this week on stage in Chicago.
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Visitors to Christmas Around the World will stroll through 50 trees decorated by local ethnic communities, enjoy intermittent falling "snow" and see performances on the Holiday Stage.
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Shemekia Copeland has emerged a one of the most prominent voices of the modern Chicago blues scene, even being declared “Queen of the Blues” at
Two benefit concerts highlight this weekend’s live music options; giving area music fans the opportunity to rock while helping others in need.
WIMBLEDON, England | A Grand Slam title drought did indeed end in Sunday's historic and riveting Wimbledon final, only it was Roger Federer's lengthy-for-him gap between trophies that came to a close, rather than Britain's 76-year wait for a homegrown men's champion.
VALPARAISO | Jessica Spoljaric looks at the time she spent as Porter County Fair Queen as a life-changing experience.
If you're a fan of the television show "Glee!," you may want to check out a regional version of the choral group musical show concept when Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra presents its final concert of the season next week.
Janet Clem, director of the Bonner Senior Center in Portage, reads the names of the Valentine's King and Queen on Monday during the center's Valentine's Day celebration.
Joy Montrosse, assistant director of the Bonner Senior Center, puts a crown on John Peterson, of Portage Monday during the Valentine's Day celebration at Bonner in Portage. John's queen, Helen King, sits at right. The couple won crowns, corsages, candy, and a gift certificate to Applebee's r…
Valentine's Queen and King of the Bonner Senior Center, Helen King, 74, and John Peterson, 90, both of Portage, prepare to take the bus home following the Valentine's Day celebration at the Bonner Senior Center in Portage.
Valparaiso resident Kayla Bachert, left, representing Birky Family Farms, is given a sash by 2009 Porter County Fair Queeen Morgan Wichlinski after winning the 2010 crown Thursday night.
Valparaiso resident Kayla Bachert is the 2010 Porter County Fair queen.
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