Evan Jones has started his days for the last week and a half by waking up at 5 a.m. and heading into Idaho mountains to help fight a sprawling wildfire.
VALPARAISO | All of the 17 puppies dumped Friday night along State Park Road in Porter have families lined up to adopt them.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso basketball fans will have a decision to make in mid-November: set the alarm clocks or pull an all-nighter.
Valparaiso Pop Artist Peter M. Steeves is showcasing his work, including his "two-headed turtle" conception, with an upcoming Chicago art exhibition through July 15 with the Pop-Up Art Loop Program and Chicago Loop Alliance.
JoBe Cerny, the voice of the Pillsbury Doughboy, signs a Pillsbury product can for Chris Baumanis during his return visit to Valparaiso University. Cerny graduated from VU in 1970.
JoBe Cerny, the voice of the Pillsbury Doughboy in TV commercials, signs a plush Doughboy doll for Marge Blum, of Valparaiso, in December during his visit to Valparaiso University to promote his audio book project. Blum said she had about a dozen Doughboy dolls in her house, including a 3-fo…
Dillon Bishop, a senior at Chesterton High School, works with Harrison Draves, a Washington Township senior, to disconnect a solar panel at the Porter County Career Center.
Harrison Draves, a senior at Washington Township Middle/High School, tests the wind turbine atop the Porter County Career Center.
Dillon Bishop, a senior at Chesterton High School, works with Harrison Draves, a senior at Washington Township Middle/High School, to hook up a power source to a robotic arm that will rotate with the sun to keep solar batteries charged.
JoBe Cerny was in front of the VU Bookstore in the Harre Union Thursday morning for his audio book signing of "Word of Promise " one of the most ambitious audio projects to date, a 79-CD set of more than 98 hours, which was nominated for Audio Book of the Year.
INDIANAPOLIS | A new law, sponsored by three Northwest Indiana state senators, will help nonprofit groups such as Habitat for Humanity continue their work.
INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Ogden Dunes, will host a town hall-style meeting Saturday in Chesterton.
The WorkOne Centers in Northwest Indiana are a valuable and cost-effective contact point for businesses looking for the right people and people seeking the right job or career.
President Gary Mitchell and Linda Hazen, director of business development at Opportunity Enterprises and now retired CEO, share a smile at last year's Delta Theta Tau Winter Gala fundraiser for OE. This year, instead of black tie and formals, the event will feature Denim and Diamonds on March 11.
ACF Junior Culinarian Dana Wichinski, ACF President Cheryl Molenda and ACF 2010 Chef of the Year Joseph Trama, CEC at the annual appreciation dinner reception, where the American Culinary Federation of Northwest Indiana honored its best.
VALPARAISO | A 9-year-old elementary school student faces juvenile intimidation charges after police say he pulled a knife on another student.
Valparaiso residents Marci and Courtney Crozier made it through week six on the NBC reality series "The Biggest Loser" with a total weight loss of 23 pounds.
Last year’s Crown Point Goes Red Chairwoman Katie Uran is joined by Christian Hanna, last year’s Valpo Goes Red Chairwoman. This year's Crown Point Goes Red Luncheon has been rescheduled for Feb. 24 due to last week's blizzard.
When the snow hit Tuesday, Carolyn Kritzer, of Munster sent her 14-year-old son Ryan Kritzer out to shovel. He did, but to his mother's dismay, he only wore his jeans and a hoodie to do it.
After more than a decade of promoting public art in Munster, it appears even the vandals respect the benefits it brings to the community.
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