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Boys & Girls Clubs of NWI hosts regional conference for tomorrow's leaders

Boys & Girls Clubs of NWI hosts regional conference for tomorrow's leaders

GARY | Nearly 100 young leaders from Indiana and the Chicago area met Friday and Saturday for a two-day regional conference to exchange life lessons at a new event hosted by Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Indiana.

March 08, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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60 Something: THE FINAL FRONTIER?

60 Something: THE FINAL FRONTIER?

A white baby goat against grass

December 20, 2013 2:40 pm
Griffith YMCA holding registration for Toddler/Youth Basketball Session #2

Griffith YMCA holding registration for Toddler/Youth Basketball Session #2

GRIFFITH | The Griffith YMCA’s registration is currently open for our Toddler/ Youth Basketball Session #2 until Jan. 5. All girls and boys from age 2 up to 6th grade are welcome to participate in a noncompetitive and instructional basketball program.

December 10, 2013 4:35 pm

Limbaugh can give liberals a liberal education

What do the American youths have to look forward to with the likes of Barack Obama leading the country down to destruction?

September 05, 2013 12:00 am
New Products for Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

New Products for Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

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August 14, 2013 6:30 pm Photos

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The Glow Elixir by Jeffrey James Botanicals

The Glow Elixir by Jeffrey James Botanicals

The Glow by Jeffrey James Botanicals is an elixir of oils that targets skin dehydration. With all natural preservative free oils, it balances the skins ideal pH level for healthy, glowing skin. The powerful elixir of oils penetrates upon application to tone and energize. Skin looks and feels…

August 14, 2013 6:30 pm

Privacy — the online generation wants it

CHICAGO | The generation that's grown up posting their lives online wants a little privacy. That's not what we might expect as we debate just how much access the government should have to our mobile and online lives.

June 15, 2013 10:00 pm
Merrillville Pop Warner announces its line-up of All-American Scholars

Merrillville Pop Warner announces its line-up of All-American Scholars

MERRILLVILLE | Five Merrillville Pop Warner youth, Joshua Benton, Razariah Combs, Brandon Dawning, Jevon Lindsey and Aubin Robinson, were recently named All-American Scholars at the national Pop Warner level.

June 14, 2013 12:00 am
YOUNG VOICES: Youths will always need advice

YOUNG VOICES: Youths will always need advice

There is a lot of good in today’s youths. Often, adults don’t see it.

May 06, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Helping youths succeed is crucial for region

GUEST COMMENTARY: Helping youths succeed is crucial for region

Having grown up in an inner city, I understand the challenges of trying to inspire “bigger thinking” among young people who lack understanding of the possibilities available to them.

April 21, 2013 12:00 am

Thornton Township seeking business leaders for youth jobs program

SOUTH HOLLAND | Thornton Township government is seeking community business leaders to partner with the Neighborhood Recovery Initiative Youth Employment Program.

April 17, 2013 12:00 am

South Holland students had a fun spring break

For some South Holland students, spring break week was filled with fun entertainment, delicious food and treats, and lots of activity.

April 08, 2013 12:00 am
First South Shore Leadership Youth for Community Engagement class chosen

First South Shore Leadership Youth for Community Engagement class chosen

The South Shore Leadership Youth for Community Engagement Program is the first of its kind in Northwest Indiana.

March 22, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Summer interns need to develop moral fiber

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Summer interns need to develop moral fiber

Now that some of our most promising leaders have fallen from grace and Newtown, Conn., victims along with Hadiya Pendleton have been laid to rest, where do we go from here? Summer youth employment season is coming up. Maybe that will help ease the pain.

February 24, 2013 12:00 am
012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

T.F. North Cheerleaders perform Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest in Calumet City.

January 25, 2013 5:37 pm
012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

T.F. North students participate in a game of musical chairs Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest after classes at the school. The two-day event is, "intended to mold youth, and give them some direction," said Collins, who credits the high school, and several staff members with the prog…

January 25, 2013 5:32 pm
012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

012613-nws-ILfreshfest, Fresh Youth Fest

Calumet City's 7th Ward Alderman Antoine Collins speaks to T.F. North students Friday during the Collins Fresh Youth Fest after classes at the school.

January 25, 2013 5:32 pm
Cook Now, Eat Later, Skip the Stress

Cook Now, Eat Later, Skip the Stress

October 29, 2012 11:43 am
YOUNG VOICES: We all have a stake in our political system

YOUNG VOICES: We all have a stake in our political system

People say that voting is a right, a privilege or a responsibility. I believe the act of voting encompasses all three of these ideas and more. Voting is at the heart of our political process. I hope you are able to vote, are registered and ready to get to the polls.

October 22, 2012 12:00 am
Family & Youth Services Bureau marks the end of an era

Family & Youth Services Bureau marks the end of an era

Porter County Family and Youth Services Bureau Director Dennis Morgan, left, is retiring at the end of September and stepping aside for Lisa Jordan to take the position. Jordan is currently the vice president and director of administrative services at the bureau.

September 12, 2012 2:51 pm

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