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Niki Quasney

Niki Quasney

Niki Quasney speaks about her experiences with BRCA1, her prophylactic mastectomy, and her ongoing battle with ovarian cancer on Friday. She and her partner, Amy Sandler, want their Massachusetts marriage recognized on Quasney's death certificate.

June 25, 2014 3:41 pm
Faithfully fluorescent

Faithfully fluorescent

Players don fluorescent outfits Saturday for cosmic bingo at Nativity of Our Savior in Portage.

January 19, 2014 1:07 am
Faithfully fluorescent

Faithfully fluorescent

Portage residents Nadine Johnson, right, and Renae Czilli mark their bingo cards on Saturday night during cosmic bingo at Nativity of our Savior in Portage.

January 19, 2014 1:07 am
Beach glass reflects holiday DIY gift traditions at Dunes State Park

Beach glass reflects holiday DIY gift traditions at Dunes State Park

Visitors pick through beach glass Sunday during a beach glass jewelry workshop at the Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center.

December 22, 2013 3:48 pm
Coopers Hawk Winery

Coopers Hawk Winery

Stop in for a meal or drink at Cooper's Hawk Winery and Restaurant in Merrillville on Black Friday.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
Gayety's

Gayety's

Pictured is a specialty sundae at Gayety's Chocolates and Ice Cream Co. in Lansing.

November 28, 2013 12:00 am
St. Mary Medical Center CEO Janice Ryba Speaks with Bishop of Gary Dale J. Melczek

St. Mary Medical Center CEO Janice Ryba Speaks with Bishop of Gary Dale J. Melczek

St. Mary Medical Center CEO Janice Ryba speaks with Bishop of Gary Dale J. Melczek at a reception in Hobart in 2008.

November 21, 2013 12:00 am
Restoration work at Whiting Community Center expected this summer

Restoration work at Whiting Community Center expected this summer

Whiting Community Center members look for a rebound during a game of basketball on Tuesday in the gym.

February 20, 2013 10:53 am
E'Twaun Moore high school jersey

E'Twaun Moore high school jersey

East Chicago Central grad E'Twaun Moore hoists his high school jersey during a ceremony to officially retire his number at the school on Feb. 25, 2011.

July 31, 2012 7:00 pm
Fair's midway entertainment mecca

Fair's midway entertainment mecca

Members of the Divas Through the Decades musical tribute group dance with Dan Millette, of St. John, to Shania Twain's "Man! I Feel Like a Woman" on Thursday during their performance at the Porter County Fair.

July 26, 2012 7:34 pm
Keys to the City boosters

Keys to the City boosters

Valparaiso Two Men and a Truck worker Matt Kerns, from left, owner Jeff Brown, and worker Scott Shifflett, roll a piano across the street on Tuesday as pianos are placed around the Valparaiso town square as part of the Kiwanis yearly Keys to the City program.

July 03, 2012 12:22 pm

Keys to the City boosters

Two Men and a Truck Valparaiso employees, from left, Scott Shifflett and Matt Kerns, and owner Jeff Brown unload a piano in front of Valparaiso's Memorial Hall Opera House on Tuesday. Pianos were placed around the town square as part of the Kiwanis yearly Keys to the City program.

July 03, 2012 12:21 pm
Livin' It Up for athletes

Livin' It Up for athletes

Valparaiso vendor Scott Moon stirs popcorn in a kettle on Saturday as he cooks up treats for visitors to the Livin' It Up festival at Sunset Hill County Park in Liberty Township.

June 30, 2012 12:57 pm
Youth orchestral showcase

Youth orchestral showcase

Northwest Indiana Symphony Youth Orchestra musicians practice on Sunday before their South Shore Dance Alliance performance at Hobart High School.

February 19, 2012 2:25 pm
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Members from the Crown Point Bulldogs youth softball team show off their dance moves on the Crown Point square during opening-day ceremonies of the 2009 National Softball Association Class B Girls Fast Pitch World Series. The event will return to Northwest Indiana in 2012 and 2014.

October 20, 2011 2:55 pm
Local festivals offer activities for the whole family

Local festivals offer activities for the whole family

A Valparaiso boy dressed up as a 49er Drive-In popcorn bucket takes part in the 2009 Valparaiso Popcorn Festival Parade.

August 04, 2011 12:00 am
Local festivals offer activities for the whole family

Local festivals offer activities for the whole family

Locals have their pictures taken with characters from the Wizard of Oz during Chesterton's Wizard of Oz Festival.

August 04, 2011 12:00 am
Dog (and cat) days of summer

Dog (and cat) days of summer

Gizmo, a pug, sits with owner Bill Budny, of Hobart, as Budny speaks to other pet lovers at the pavillion at Festival Park.

July 02, 2011 8:23 pm
E'Twaun Moore, center, with his parents

E'Twaun Moore, center, with his parents

E'Twaun Moore poses with his parents, Edna, left, and Ezell Sr., right, while having his high school basketball jersey retired last season at E.C. Central

June 18, 2011 10:00 pm
E'Twaun Moore, EC Central jersey retirement

E'Twaun Moore, EC Central jersey retirement

East Chicago Central grad E'Twaun Moore hoists his high school jersey during a ceremony last season to officially retire his number at the school.

June 18, 2011 10:00 pm
Indoor devotional

Indoor devotional

Participants in the Good Friday praying of the Stations of the Cross sing during the service at St. John the Evangelist Church.

April 22, 2011 8:05 pm
Image boost is in the bag

Image boost is in the bag

Bailey Cobin and Mikaela Terry pick up trash Saturday along the edge of Frank Gilbert Memorial Park in Portage as part of Take Pride in Portage Day. Volunteers from around the area gathered for the city's annual spring cleanup.

April 09, 2011 7:36 pm
Mobile pantry serves hundreds in Hammond

Mobile pantry serves hundreds in Hammond

Lateeah Parker, a Hammond McDonalds manager, hands a bag of rice to a visitor to the mobile food pantry at Jean Shepherd Community Center in Hammond.

March 28, 2011 7:50 pm
Pooper-scooper designer strikes gold

Pooper-scooper designer strikes gold

Devin Dove pitches his product, an ergonomically designed saxophone, as one of his students, Marc Bouie, plays the instrument during Saturday's Big Sell entrepreneur competition at the Radisson Hotel at Star Plaza in Merrillville.

March 26, 2011 8:08 pm
Pooper-scooper designer strikes gold

Pooper-scooper designer strikes gold

Judges Adriana Llames of WOM Hiring and Brian McShane, owner of McShane Business Products and Solutions, look on as entrepreneurs pitch their ideas Saturday during the Big Sell entrepreneur showcase in Merrillville.

March 26, 2011 8:11 pm
A 'Millionaire' reveal

A 'Millionaire' reveal

An audience watches at a private viewing party on Sunday as Toi Baylor of the Baylor Youth Foundation and Tony Branch, of Merrillville Youth Basketball, are featured on the ABC-TV series "Secret Millionare." James Malinchak, a millionaire motivational speaker from Las Vegas, gave Branch and …

March 20, 2011 8:27 pm
Old School syrup

Old School syrup

Re-enactor Rick Narjes, of Crown Point, stirs a pot of boiling maple sap to make maple sugar during a 2011 Maple Syrup Time event at Deep River County Park in Hobart.

March 01, 2011 12:00 am
Hammond Housing Authority unveils American Heartland Homes

Hammond Housing Authority unveils American Heartland Homes

Visitors mill outside a new housing unit Wednesday during a tour and celebration of the completed first phase of the American Heartland Homes development in Hammond.

February 23, 2011 9:03 pm
Supporting Hispanic scholarships

Supporting Hispanic scholarships

Petra Faught, of Hammond, a 2010 recipient of the Hispanic Women's Forum of Northwest Indiana's scholarship, sits at her table with family at a dinner-dance fundraiser in Schererville.

February 19, 2011 8:29 pm
Ground broken on Porter hospital site

Ground broken on Porter hospital site

Visitors watch during the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Porter hospital in July. The hospital will be located on U.S. 6 and Ind. 49.

February 07, 2011 8:22 am
MLK program at Dunes promotes stewardship

MLK program at Dunes promotes stewardship

Ranger Cliff Goins speaks Saturday at the Paul H. Douglas Environmental Learning Center at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore during a presentation on Martin Luther King Jr. and National Park Services-owned landmarks that are important to the civil rights movement.

January 15, 2011 6:19 pm
Mount Carmel junior center Luke Sherly

Mount Carmel junior center Luke Sherly

Mount Carmel junior center Luke Sherly, a St. John resident, shoots against teammate Matt Grzelak during a recent practice at the Homewood-Flossmoor Ice Arena.

January 06, 2011 10:46 pm
27th annual 'This Is Our Story' event

27th annual 'This Is Our Story' event

Art hangs on display Monday at Valparaiso High School during the 27th annual “This Is Our Story” event.

December 07, 2010 12:00 am
Rental inspections controversial

Rental inspections controversial

HOBART - Daniel Aumiller describes the wave of heat that hit him before he decided to jump out of his second-story window in October after a fire engulfed the apartment building he lived in. Fire safety is one of the primary reasons communities are discussing rental registrations and inspections.

November 28, 2010 12:00 am
Rental inspections controversial

Rental inspections controversial

Highland - A building at the Hampton-in-Highland apartment complex stands open in October after some of the former residents of the structure retrieved what they could from the charred rooms within. This is the type of scene area fire officials hope to avoid through rental inspections.

November 23, 2010 12:33 am
Tiffany Fortney

Tiffany Fortney

Sophomore Tiffany Fortney has been a top-10 finisher in all three post-season races for Valparaiso, which will run in Saturday's state finals.

October 29, 2010 10:00 pm
Mt. Carmel's Chris Sujka

Mt. Carmel's Chris Sujka

Mt. Carmel quarterback Chris Sujka, 4, runs past Simeon defensive back Kirk Young during the season opener at Soldier Field. Mt. Carmel is making an IHSA-record 25th straight playoff appearance.

October 28, 2010 10:00 pm
Manufacturers 1

Manufacturers 1

A worker welds parts together at the Tri-State Industries manufacturing plant in Hammond. Some manufacturers cannot fill their openings. The problem, companies say, is a mismatch between the kind of skilled workers needed and the ranks of the unemployed.

October 10, 2010 12:00 am
Nursing assistant draws blood from patient

Nursing assistant draws blood from patient

Valparaiso University freshman Micah Harder has his blood drawn by nursing assistant Lynn Dickey in March during a Red Cross Blood Drive at the Harre Union in Valparaiso.

October 07, 2010 12:00 am
Girls Soccer, Chesterton's Ashton Balch

Girls Soccer, Chesterton's Ashton Balch

Chesterton senior forward Ashton Balch, right, is one of the Times No. 1 Trojans' leading players this season.

October 02, 2010 6:56 pm
The region's national treasure

The region's national treasure

Waves, stirred by strong winds, crash onto the breakwall at Portage's Lakefront and Riverwalk Park earlier this month. The park, which opened two years ago, is part of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

September 18, 2010 6:22 pm
Boys Soccer, Munster at Lake Central

Boys Soccer, Munster at Lake Central

Through Tuesday, Munster's Zarko Coric, right, has scored 14 goals in just nine games.

September 15, 2010 6:31 pm
Popcorn Festival

Popcorn Festival

A Valparaiso fire truck rolls past a line of spectators during the 2009 Popcorn Festival Parade.

September 10, 2010 12:00 am
Popcorn Festival

Popcorn Festival

In last year's Popcorn Parade, Valparaiso resident Adam Needles modeled a 49er Drive-In popcorn bucket.

September 10, 2010 12:00 am
Popcorn Festival

Popcorn Festival

Figures of Charlie Bowman and Orville Redenbacher, co-founders of Orville Redenbacher Popcorn, grace a float during last year's Popcorn Parade. The two businessmen launched the gourmet popcorn line in 1971 in Valparaiso, and the city has hosted a Popcorn Festival in their honor since 1979. …

September 10, 2010 12:00 am
Lowell at Crown Point football

Lowell at Crown Point football

Lowell senior fullback and linebacker Jordan Juarez (7) is out three to six weeks with an elbow injury.

September 08, 2010 8:07 pm
Marchand's track future rests in second sample

Marchand's track future rests in second sample

Former Valparaiso High School star and Iowa All-American Racheal Marchand, who recently competed for Puerto Rico in international meets, runs Saturday in the Popcorn Panic for the first time since her days at Thomas Jefferson Middle School.

September 08, 2010 5:01 am
Matt Blume

Matt Blume

Chicago's Matt Blume, a 2004 Valparaiso University grad, will attempt to defend his Popcorn Panic title Saturday in Valparaiso.

September 08, 2010 4:57 am
Valparaiso volleyball player Jordan Snapp

Valparaiso volleyball player Jordan Snapp

Valparaiso volleyball player Jordan Snapp.

September 06, 2010 7:40 am
Porkfest

Porkfest

A pig relaxes in a pen at last year's Porkfest in Kouts.

August 25, 2010 12:00 am
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