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Mothers & More of Porter County hosts semi-annual Kids Closet Sale

Mothers & More of Porter County hosts semi-annual Kids Closet Sale

Mothers and More Kids Closet Sale is 8 a.m. to noon April 26 at Old Fairgrounds Park in the Butterfield Pavilion, Valparaiso.

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Retoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

Retoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

"Windy City Live" co-host Val Warner gave a warm welcome to the 420 guests at Restoration Ministries' Tabitha House fashion show. Here she is picking out the winner of the door prize raffle with fashion show chairwoman Vicki Sylvester, of Munster, and Dr. John Sullivan, founder and CEO of Re…

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Restoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

Restoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

Restoration Ministries' founder Dr. John Sullivan presents the Rose Award to honoree Clair Johnson, executive vice president of Providence Bank, of South Holland.

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Restoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

Restoration Ministries' annual fashion show goes Hollywood

The highlight of the show is grand finale when Tabitha House graduates and residents walk the runway.

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Cal City Lions donate to Tuskegee Airmen

Cal City Lions donate to Tuskegee Airmen

Pictured with Tuskegee pilot O. Lawton Wilkerson, of Harvey, is Calumet City Lion Stephen Sikorski, left. Wilkerson recently addressed a meeting of the Lions Club.

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Spelling winners

Spelling winners

Liberty Intermediate School fifth-graders, from left, Emma Ghoreishi (3rd place), Riley Stasny (2nd), and Andrew Engel (1st) were the winners of the school level spelling bee. Engel will represent LIS and Stasny will be his alternate at the fifth-grade Porter County Spelling Bee at 7 p.m. Ap…

April 16, 2014 12:00 am
Healthy Kids Day set for April 26 in Valparaiso

Healthy Kids Day set for April 26 in Valparaiso

Guests check out booths at last year's Healthy Kids Day at the Valparaiso Family YMCA.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am
Scout meeting not just for the birds

Scout meeting not just for the birds

Tiger Cub Scout Noah Munoz begins the hammering process attempting not to hurt his assistant, his mother Laura Munoz.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am
Scout meeting not just for the birds

Scout meeting not just for the birds

Showing off their handiwork and still having all of their fingers are some of the woodworking Cub Scouts. Front row: Cameron Spencer, David Meduga, Benjamin Gaeta, Ryan Gatton, David-Daniel Garza and Miranda Garcia. Middle row: Miguel Trejo, Alex Williams, Vince Hendron, Gio Trejo, Jacob Gar…

April 16, 2014 12:00 am
Chicago-only casino option at issue in hearing

Chicago-only casino option at issue in hearing

State Rep. Bob Rita, D-Blue Island

April 15, 2014 4:47 pm
Michael E. Brock

Michael E. Brock

Michael E. Brock, 25, of Harvey, faces murder and attempted murder charges, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Office.

April 14, 2014 6:27 pm
University of Saint Francis

University of Saint Francis

Attorney and Indiana State Nursing Association Director of Policy and Advocacy Blayne Miley delivers a presentation on the Affordable Care Act at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne in January.

April 14, 2014 12:30 pm
The Pink Ribbon Society

The Pink Ribbon Society

Marilyn Stark of The Pink Ribbon Society is presented a check by Joe Kolavo of Strack & Van Til Supermarkets.

April 14, 2014 11:56 am
VNA Stroll for Hospice will take place downtown

VNA Stroll for Hospice will take place downtown

Team Margaret, walking in memory of Margaret Keaton, pause for a photo.

April 14, 2014 12:00 am
Lansing students collect for South Suburban Humane Society

Lansing students collect for South Suburban Humane Society

St. Ann School students in Lansing are collecting items for the South Suburban Humane Shelter in Chicago Heights.

April 14, 2014 12:00 am
Two Dolton West District 148 students qualify for state science fair competition

Two Dolton West District 148 students qualify for state science fair competition

Lincoln Junior High School seventh-grader Evelyn Espinoza-Reyes and Motunrola Adebogun, an eighth-grader at Roosevelt Junior High School will represent Dolton West Elementary District 148 at this year's State Science Fair at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb on May 3.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Two Dolton West District 148 students qualify for state science fair competition

Two Dolton West District 148 students qualify for state science fair competition

Lincoln Junior High School seventh-grader Evelyn Espinoza-Reyes and Motunrola Adebogun, an eighth-grader at Roosevelt Junior High Schoo will represent Dolton West Elementary District 148 at this year's State Science Fair at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb on May 3.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Hospital Guild of Volunteers donates $90,000 to fund patient services

Hospital Guild of Volunteers donates $90,000 to fund patient services

Officers of the Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City Guild of Volunteers present to Trish Weber, right, hospital vice president of operations and chief nursing officer; a check for $90,000 the organization raised in 2013 that will be used to benefit patient services. The guild annuall…

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Teams needed for Battle of the Badges

Teams needed for Battle of the Badges

Players from the South Haven Fire Department try to block a shot during last year’s “Battle of the Badges” tournament. South Haven Fire Department will defend their championship title in this year’s tournament.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Way of the Cross procession set for Good Friday

Way of the Cross procession set for Good Friday

 A man portrays Jesus during the Way of the Cross procession organized by Gloria Dei Hispanic Mission and Valparaiso University.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Family time at Jones School

Family time at Jones School

Jones Elementary School in Portage hosted an event in which students and families were invited to a Buy One, Get One Scholastic Book Fair in the library. Afterward, everyone was invited to the cafeteria for a Story Hour, with a visit by three book characters: Fancy Nancy, Clifford the Big Re…

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Orr elected Indiana Governor of Circle K

Orr elected Indiana Governor of Circle K

Kathryn Orr, a Purdue North Central student, was elected as the Indiana Governor of the Circle K organization. Circle K is a Kiwanis Club affiliated service club for college students. Orr has had a distinguished career in Kiwanis and its affiliated organizations. She served as a distinguishe…

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Band performs at Westchester Intermediate School

Band performs at Westchester Intermediate School

Performing at their spring concert are Westchester Intermediate sixth-grade band members front, left to right, French horn players Madelynn Lessard, Jacob Cabo and Zachary Bryant. Back row, euphonium players Wes Peterson and Adam Davis and trombonists Indy Loving and Shae Jackson.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Empty Bowls set to aid pantry again

Empty Bowls set to aid pantry again

Art student Giovanni Baldera crafts his bowl which will be sold at the benefit luncheon on April 26.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
Collector helping preserve museum's antique firearms

Collector helping preserve museum's antique firearms

Pete Crance, a gun collector from Augusta, Mich., is helping the Porter County Museum maintain its gun collection.

April 12, 2014 8:12 pm
Chicago theater group visits Seton Academy

Chicago theater group visits Seton Academy

Chicago theater group The Plagiarists recently visited Seton Academy in South Holland. Pictured from left to right are Greg Peters (Plagiarist), sophomore Johnathan Lee, Xaiver Woods, Chad Brown (Plagiarist), Jessica Wright Buha (Plagiarist), Jack Dugan Carpenter (Plagiarist). Second row lef…

April 12, 2014 12:00 am
Lakefront Arts Festival application deadline extended

Lakefront Arts Festival application deadline extended

Children enjoy the art tent at the Lakefront Arts Festival.

April 12, 2014 12:00 am
Lansing resident named to Buford Walker board of directors

Lansing resident named to Buford Walker board of directors

The Buford Walker Senior Housing Center board of directors are pictured, from left, June Cole, president; Steve Payne; Shirley Van Ramshorst, vice president; Jim Janssen and Rich Rucoba, secretary.

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Fiesta of Reading

Fiesta of Reading

A fiesta of reading was enjoyed by many Myers students in grades kindergarten through 5 who attended Family Reading Night in Portage. Students and their families gathered, with festivities to encourage the love of reading and literature. Playing games and sharing activities in any one of the…

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Pancake breakfast Sunday

Pancake breakfast Sunday

The Boone Grove Fire Department will be hosting its annual Pancake and Sausage Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Station 1, 319 W. County Road 550 South in Boone Grove. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children 12 and under, 5 and under free.

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Calumet Memorial Park District hosts egg hunts Saturday

Calumet Memorial Park District hosts egg hunts Saturday

The Calumet Memorial Park District hosts Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday at four locations.

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Special presenters at Kiwanis

Special presenters at Kiwanis

Jon Nugent and his mother Jo Nugent were the featured presenters at a recent Valparaiso Noon Kiwanis Club meeting. Jon just celebrated the fifth anniversary of his diagnosis for a cancerous brain tumor. He is a student at Washington Twp High School and at the Porter County Career and Tech Ce…

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Health and fitness expert gives advice to south suburban professional women's group

Health and fitness expert gives advice to south suburban professional women's group

Pictured at the Professional Women's Network March meeting are, from left, Andrea Metcalf, guest speaker, Tina Fagan, PWN membership chair, and Terri Winfree Prairie State College president.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County celebrate national club week

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County celebrate national club week

 Officers from the Porter County Sheriff’s Department join in a community art project at Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County’s South Haven Unit after attending a luncheon at the club celebrating National Boys & Girls Club Week.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
Tree sale at Times Ultimate Garage Sale Saturday

Tree sale at Times Ultimate Garage Sale Saturday

Shown is a tree drawing from one of the more than 100,000 students who have participated in school programs funded through the Soil & Water tree sale.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
Friends of Indiana Dunes Native Plant Sale will bloom on Saturday

Friends of Indiana Dunes Native Plant Sale will bloom on Saturday

Friends of Indiana Dunes volunteer Sara Pavlovic, of Chesterton, grooms native plants for the sale.

April 10, 2014 12:00 am
Gardening program at the library

Gardening program at the library

Westchester Public Library and longtime personal gardener Tim Miller is a favorite with the Stepping Stone 3's and Story Time kids. Miller annually visits the preschool programs at Hageman Library, 100 Francis St., Porter, to teach them about seeds and planting. Here he is pictured using the…

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Taste for a Cure to promote Relay for Life

Taste for a Cure to promote Relay for Life

Relay For Life of Greater Valparaiso team Rush For A Cure members Karly Rushmore, Susan Everett and Sherry Misch greet guests at the 2013 Taste For A Cure.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Kindergarten round up at Duneland Schools:

Kindergarten round up at Duneland Schools:

Pictured are Bailly Kindergarten students, left to right, Cohen Cherepko, Karina Vasquez, Aidan Bundridge and Austin Smith showing off their welcoming bulletin board of colorful artwork for the upcoming event.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
St. John Lutheran hosts Palm Sunday pancake breakfast, vendor fair

St. John Lutheran hosts Palm Sunday pancake breakfast, vendor fair

St. John Lutheran third- and fourth-grade teacher Laura Rathjen teaches a lesson during the Lansing school's Special Persons Day. The school offers preschool through eighth grade and is hosting an open house on April 13.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Local events keep Easter Bunny hopping

Local events keep Easter Bunny hopping

Knights of Columbus member Ken Mooney played the Easter Bunny at the recent pancake breakfast in Hegewisch.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Celebrating Turtle Week

Celebrating Turtle Week

Liberty Intermediate celebrated its 37th annual Turtle Week and Olympics before spring break. Students participated in a week of daily events centered around turtles followed by a culminating Olympic celebration on Friday. A yearly tradition is the crowning of the turtle king and queen. Pict…

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
Cub holds Imagemakers photography program, contest for youth

Cub holds Imagemakers photography program, contest for youth

Taken by Portage Club member Sanja Kirova, this photograph titled “Youth” is one of 15 photographs which won the Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County ImageMakers Photography contest and will advance to Regional ImageMakers competition.

April 09, 2014 12:00 am
SSC students advocate for education funding in Springifeld

SSC students advocate for education funding in Springifeld

South Suburban College students represented one of the largest contingents at Student Advocacy Day and Legislative Awareness Day on April 3 in Springfield, Ill. SSC President Don Manning, at far left, state Rep. Al Riley, D-Olympia Fields, second from right, are pictured with the SSC advocacy group.

April 08, 2014 12:00 am
Michael Doss

Michael Doss

Michael Doss

April 07, 2014 3:32 pm
Create Pysanky eggs

Create Pysanky eggs

Mary Acton will host two Easter Pysanky Egg Classes at the Chesterton Art Center at 115 S. 4th St. The classes will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. April 9 and 9 a.m. to noon April 12. Each class will cost $40 for members of the Chesterton Art Center and $45 for non-members. Students will learn the…

April 07, 2014 12:00 am
D.148 top science fair winners honored

D.148 top science fair winners honored

The Dolton West Elementary District 148 School Board and the League of Women Voters of Thornton Township recently honored the student creators of this year's top seventh-grade science fair projects. Pictured from left are LWV Co-President Pearl Mack, Washington Junior High School's science f…

April 07, 2014 12:00 am
Woman's body found in Porter lake

Woman's body found in Porter lake

Indiana State Police scuba and Porter Search and Rescue personnel bring to shore a female body found Sunday morning in Lake Charles in Porter. The body was identified Wednesday as Teleka Patrick, a missing Michigan doctor.

April 06, 2014 1:59 pm
PSC team named champions of their division during 2014 Novice Nationals Speech Tournament

PSC team named champions of their division during 2014 Novice Nationals Speech Tournament

The Prairie State College team was named champion of the medium school division during the 32nd Novice Nationals Tournament hosted by Northern Illinois University. Members are, in front, Destin Patton-Warner and standing, from left, Sanni Mohammed-Haruna, Allysha Nobles, and DaQuawn Bruce.

April 06, 2014 12:00 am
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