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Support for moms with 'baby blues'

Support for moms with 'baby blues'

VALPARAISO | When her first child, Noah, was born in 2010, Natalie Ladra and her husband, Nick, were “euphoric.”

July 28, 2014 2:35 pm Photos

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Valpo seeks solution to illegal parking at library

VALPARAISO | The city's Traffic and Safety Committee decided Thursday to try the gentle reminder approach to educate drivers about not parking in the no parking area on Jefferson Street in front of the Valparaiso Public Library.

May 01, 2014 6:00 pm
Historical Valpo building razed for parking lot

Historical Valpo building razed for parking lot

VALPARAISO | The century-old Victorian building at 60 Jefferson St. that housed the Needle and Thread gave way to the wrecker's claw Thursday.

December 05, 2013 7:41 pm Photos

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PC schools get $15,000 for random drug testing

VALPARAISO | Porter County schools got a $15,000 donation from the Porter County Substance Abuse Council to help fund random drug testing.

August 23, 2013 12:00 am
Appalachian Trail record holder to speak at Valpo library

Appalachian Trail record holder to speak at Valpo library

VALPARAISO – Jennifer Pharr Davis, who holds a record for fastest hike of the Appalachian Trail, plans to share a message of hope during her visit to the Valparaiso branch of the Porter County Library.

August 23, 2013 12:00 am
Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter Public Library System, based in Valparaiso, has more than enough cash to build a new branch in Porter Township but construction is waiting for enough money to become available to pay for operating costs once the new branch is built.

June 13, 2013 12:00 am
Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County Public Library System, based in Valparaiso, has more than enough cash to build a new branch in Porter Township but construction is waiting for enough money to become available to pay for operating costs once the new branch is built.

June 13, 2013 12:00 am
Historic building started as a livery

Historic building started as a livery

VALPARAISO | The building at 204 Lincolnway started out as a livery stable when it first opened as the Empire Hall building in 1901, according to records at the Valparaiso Public Library.

March 04, 2013 8:00 pm
Descendants hail volunteer efforts to preserve ancestors' region Civil War headstones

Descendants hail volunteer efforts to preserve ancestors' region Civil War headstones

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.

July 18, 2012 7:15 pm Photos

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Little Free Library offers 'take a book, leave a book' service

Little Free Library offers 'take a book, leave a book' service

VALPARAISO | The city's newest library offers selections ranging from National Geographic to "Great Expectations," but it does have a fairly limited catalog. About 20 items.

June 30, 2012 7:05 pm

Elected school board drive seeks more public input

VALPARAISO | The group circulating petitions to change to an elected School Board for Valparaiso schools is taking the advice it has been giving the schools: It is seeking more public input.

May 03, 2012 7:30 pm

Estate Planning and Medicaid seminar Wednesday at Valparaiso Public Library

VALPARAISO | An Estate Planning and Medicaid Seminar will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Valparaiso Public Library.

April 16, 2012 11:59 am
Headstones found in Valpo yard

Headstones found in Valpo yard

VALPARAISO | Most people don't expect to find tombstones when they are digging in their yard, but Mike Pardo found fragments of one while trenching around the foundation of his house recently.

March 29, 2012 4:15 pm Photos

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Local group promotes Renaissance lifestyle with Medieval Festival at Valparaiso Public Library

Local group promotes Renaissance lifestyle with Medieval Festival at Valparaiso Public Library

VALPARAISO | A sliver of life in the Middle Ages arrived Saturday.

March 10, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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Spring break staycation series planned

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Public Library Youth Services Department is hosting a Spring Break Staycation Series March 26 to 31 at the library, 103 Jefferson St.

March 06, 2012 8:35 am
Valpo's Santa shrouded in its own myths, mysteries

Valpo's Santa shrouded in its own myths, mysteries

VALPARAISO | He's been the symbol of Christmas for generations of Valparaiso children, but his origins and his actual size are shrouded in mystery.

December 24, 2011 12:00 pm
Hobby traces roots of popularity to 'Roots'

Hobby traces roots of popularity to 'Roots'

Tracing the family roots became a popular pastime decades ago following the broadcast of the TV miniseries "Roots," but it has really taken off with the advent of Internet sites such as ancestry.com and familysearch.org.

August 14, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Valparaiso library thanks community

Valparaiso library thanks community

More than 2,000 local children registered for the Valparaiso Public Library Youth Services Department's summer reading program.

August 15, 2010 12:00 am
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