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Dyer chamber holds cornfest Friday and Saturday in park

DYER | The Dyer Chamber of Commerce sponsors the Dyer Cornfest and Family picnic Friday and Saturday at Northgate Park.

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Grocery store in Gary robbed at gunpoint, police report

GARY | Four men robbed a Gary grocery store at gunpoint Monday night, police said.

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Police: 19-year-old arrested after fleeing from officers

GARY | A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday after fleeing from officers who spotted him loitering in front of an abandoned building, police said.

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Woman cut with machete in domestic dispute, police say

GARY | A 55-year-old woman suffered cuts to the inside of her hand Monday after she tried to grab a machete her boyfriend swung at her during an argument, police said.

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The Old Michigan City Lighthouse Museum building was originally constructed in 1858.

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Michigan City East Pier Light house

Michigan City East Pier Light house

The ground level of Michigan City's East Pier Lighthouse is lined in brick and features porthole windows.

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Michigan City East Pier lighthouse was built in 1904 on Lake Michigan.

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Being a lighthouse keeper wasn't always romantic; strong storms sometimes made it nearly impossible to reach the light, which had to be tended manually.

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A storm in 1913 destroyed 200 feet of the walkway to the lighthouse, forcing keepers to reach the light through this cable trolley system.

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Friday is deadline for Covered Bridge Fest vendors to register

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Fairgrounds/Special Olympics Covered Bridge Harvest Fest is accepting vendor applications through Friday for the 8th annual event, set for Sept. 26, 27 and 28 at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 889 S. Court St. Contact organizers at (219) 661-3071,  lcfgso@yahoo.co…

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Avalon Springs Health Campus to host quarterly caregiver’s day off program

VALPARAISO |  According to the Alzheimer’s Association, over 15 million Americans provide unpaid care for a person living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias, with 80 percent of this care being provided by family caregivers. Additionally, more than 60 percent of Alzheimer’s and dementia care…

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Lots to do this Saturday in Portage Township

Anyone who knows me knows that I would be bleed red and white if I could. Some would think it would be because of my Indiana University roots but in reality, it’s because I love this city I reside in. The more I can do to make it better: the better I feel. Whether it be through my organizati…

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Appointments available for free dental exams for qualifying children

LAPORTE | The Indiana University Health LaPorte Dental Center is offering free dental exams to children with no dental insurance. The exam is offered by appointment only at the following times: 8-10 a.m. Monday and Tuesday; 4-6 p.m. Aug. 6; 8-10 a.m. Aug. 7 and 8; 4-6 p.m. Aug. 13.

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Dine at Portage Texas Roadhouse and support Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County

PORTAGE | Bring the family to Portage’s Texas Roadhouse, 6130 E. U.S. 6, from 4 to 10 p.m. Tuesday and help raise money for Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County. Not only do “kids eat free,” but Texas Roadhouse will donate a portion of pre-tax food sales between those hours for customers …

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Regionally renowned teen vocalist to headline First Friday in the Chapel

Regionally renowned teen vocalist to headline First Friday in the Chapel

LAPORTE | The regionally renowned Shania Povlock will headline First Friday in the Chapel at noon Friday in the IU Health LaPorte Hospital Family Chapel, 1007 Lincolnway. The public is invited to attend this free event.

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Augustyn raises funds for Heifer International

Augustyn raises funds for Heifer International

As part of his sixth grade project for Chesterton Montessori School, Sid Augustyn, of Chesterton, organized two family movie nights at the school to raise funds for Heifer International, an organization that assists impoverished families worldwide with livestock and agricultural programs. Th…

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Portage High alumni hosts free dinner party, mini concert

PORTAGE | Portage High School student alumni who graduated from 1970 to 1995 are invited to a dinner party and mini concert at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Woodland Park. Call Marsha Gibson at (219) 762-1866 for free tickets.

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Each Life is precious event, fun walk planned

VALPARAISO | The Vinod Nagubadi nonprofit Each Life is Precious event and fun walk will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 9 at Butterfield Pavilion. There will be a silent auction, specials, booths and raffle. There will be a variety of activities throughout the day.

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