CRETE | The displays in the Crete Public Library, 1177 N. Main St., are once again highlighting the people of the area and allowing their journeys in life to fill the library's spaces.
Several students from Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School participated in the Southwest Suburban Conference Visual Arts Festival, held Feb. 14 at Governors State University including, from left, Jayla Neely, Katie Kuester, Josephine Edelbrock, Kayla Reiser, Chris Tillman, Mia Guzynski, …
FLOSSMOOR | Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School's Visual Arts Department was named the Best School Art Program in the state of Illinois by the Illinois Art Education Association in November 2013 — now this semester, it has been time for the department's students to shine. Several H-F ar…
Four students from Homewood-Flossmoor Community High School have recently received college scholarships for their high-school art portfolios, including senior Jonnea Herman.
Ozinga Ready Mix Concrete worked on municipal projects in Crown Point, Hammond and Valparaiso that won statewide recognition from the concrete industry.
ST. JOHN | Steel made in Northwest Indiana frames cars, fills supermarkets with cans and forms countless refrigerator doors.
Why are communities throughout our country and around the world developing large-scale outdoor art projects? There are many reasons why.
Three-D printing technology is a game changer in the arts and crafts world.
When I was young, I learned a lot about travel from my mother. She taught me how and what to pack. She taught me to keep a travel diary to record my memories. And most importantly, she taught me how to power-sightsee.
The Collage is Calumet New Tech High School’s poetry club and literary magazine. Charmaine Wierzbicki is the sponsor, I’m the senior editor, and Tania Flores is the junior editor. Joining this club was one of the best decisions I've ever made.
Origami, which began hundreds of years ago in Japan, has in recent decades attracted the attention of artists, scientists and mathematicians, said Vanessa Gould, director of the 2010 documentary "Between the Folds."
Forget Bing Crosby's classic "White Christmas." For me, Christmastime will forever be evoked by David Cassidy crooning "My Christmas Card to You," and I still have the 1972 Partridge Family holiday record album to prove it.
Crafts don't have to be complicated. With the holiday season ahead, an easy, enjoyable craft can cover many gifting bases. What could be more fun than experimenting with a simple tie-dye?
It’s all about speed this year for the Ninth Annual Magical Ice Carving Festival, February 8-10 in downtown St. Joseph, Michigan. Hopefully not in how fast the ice melts, but in how fast it’s carved, during the festival’s new speed-carving competition.
Nursery decor is one area where new parents can save some money by creating their own design elements.
Fall is the perfect time to complete home projects you put off during the dog days of summer. There are a number of basic changes you can do right now that are easy and inexpensive.
For small, mom-and-pop shops that produce goods for the home but don't have big advertising budgets, the Internet helps level the playing field, bringing customers who are looking for something different.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Nestled in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains, Taliesin West, winter home of the modernist architect Frank Lloyd Wright, has housed thousands of archived sketches, models, manuscripts and personal belongings since his death in 1959.
Whiskey Blu event is canceled but never fear there is always William B.'s steakhouse at Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore Magazine.
Shown is a doodle lettering creation, "Simplify Your Life," by Stephanie Ackerman, of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.
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