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South Holland store sells Lucky Day Lotto winning ticket

SOUTH HOLLAND | The South Holland AM/PM, at 951 E. 162nd St., sold a grand-prize winning ticket for Sunday's Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing, which means someone in the area could be $100,000 richer.

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Summer program offered to middle schoolers

Portage Township Schools is offering an innovative project now in its second year for middle and high school students.

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Ice cream social set for Saturday

SOUTH HAVEN | Gabriel's Horn and Altrusa of the Dunes are hosting an ice cream social fundraiser from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at South Haven Christian Church, 786 Juniper St., (Valparaiso. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Door prizes, silent auction, clown, magician and face pai…

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Students honred with academic rings

Chesterton High School honored 51 senior students with the Class of 2014 Academic Rings at the Academic Recognition Night sponsored by the school.

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Nurse and firefighter a star on and away from the small screen

Nurse and firefighter a star on and away from the small screen

Lori Postma, R.N., emergency preparedness and bioterrorism coordinator at Franciscan Healthcare Munster, will appear next week in an episode of the NBC-TV show "Chicago Fire," but that isn't her only claim to fame.

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PUC professor to discuss Russia and Ukraine at campus program

HAMMOND | A Purdue University Calumet professor will discuss implications of recent and developing actions by the Russian government in the Ukraine at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the university’s Powers Computer Education Building, Room 130, 2200 169th St. During his presentation, “Russia and Ukra…

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Purdue trustees promote nine PUC faculty members

HAMMOND | The Purdue University Board of Trustees granted promotions to nine Purdue University Calumet faculty members at its April 4 meeting held at Purdue University North Central.

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IUN to host annual forum on child abuse and neglect

GARY | In observance of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Indiana University Northwest School of Public and Environmental Affairs and its community partners will host the 24th annual Forum on Child Abuse and Neglect at 9 a.m. Friday in the Bruce W. Bergland Auditorium in the Savanna…

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Purdue Calumet Theatre Co. celebrates 50 years with 'Places!'

HAMMOND | The Purdue University Calumet Theatre Co. celebrates 50 years of campus performances with its presentation of “Places!”, a retrospective review of scenes and songs performed by the company during the past five decades.

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Parenting Fair offers fun for the whole family

GARY | Indiana Parenting Institute and Community & Faith Outreach Initiative will celebrate people raising children in Northwest Indiana from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the Baber Youth Center at First AME Church, 2005 Massachusetts St. Admission is free and open to the community.

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Munster Crime Watch slated to meet Thursday evening

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department will hold its next Crime Watch meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Munster Town Hall.

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Griffith kindergarten roundup planned Tuesday, Thursday

GRIFFITH | Kindergarten roundup for Griffith Public Schools is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.

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Hammond workers to begin flushing city hydrants today

HAMMOND | The Hammond Water Works Department will begin flushing hydrants today.

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Hammond chess tournament Saturday to benefit academy

HAMMOND | The fourth annual Hammond Open Chess Tournament will be Saturday at the Jean Shepherd Center, 3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive.

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Regional Health Clinic to host open house

HAMMOND | The new Regional Health Clinic at 559 State St. will host an open house from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.

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Spaghetti dinner to raise cash for Ross Twp. food pantry

MERRILLVILLE | A spaghetti dinner fundraiser is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. May 15 at the SS. Constantine and Helen hall, 8000 Madison St.

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Kids can make Mother's Day craft at Schererville program

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Parks Department will offer a program in which children 3 to 6 years old can create a craft and card for Mother's Day.

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Woman crashes into Harry O's Restaurant in Cedar Lake

CEDAR LAKE | A 65-year-old woman drove into Harry O's Restaurant on Sunday morning, police said. 

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Hammond police investigating after man, 60, shot in ankle

HAMMOND | A 60-year-old man was shot Saturday night in the 900 block of Highland Street, police said. 

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7-year-old girl among two wounded in Hammond shooting

HAMMOND | A 7-year-old girl and a 38-year-old woman were wounded in a shooting Saturday night while attending a family gathering, police said. 

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Forum Thursday in Munster tells how to avoid foreclosure

MUNSTER | A forum called Saving Homes, Saving Families from Foreclosure is scheduled from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 8955 Columbia Ave.

April 20, 2014 12:15 am

Dyer economic development panel slated to meet April 30

DYER | The Dyer Economic Development Commission will meet in a study session at 6 p.m. April 30 to discuss the possibility of a screen to shield noise along the Canadian National Railway line through town.

April 20, 2014 12:15 am

S'ville council won't meet on Wednesday; next is May 14

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Town Council study session scheduled Wednesday has been canceled.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am

Munster cancels study session with safety board on Monday

MUNSTER | The joint study session between the Munster Town Council and the Board of Safety, originally scheduled for Monday, has been canceled.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am

Food distribution available Wednesday at Hobart Elks

HOBART | Free food will be distributed from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday during a Pantry on the Go event at the Elks Lodge, 3580 W. 61st Ave. in Hobart.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am

Tavern zoning request lifted from C.P. planners' agenda

CROWN POINT | A request by Crown Point Burgers Inc. for approval of an amended site development plan was removed from this month's Plan Commission agenda.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am

Cedar Lake approves 5-acre site plan for car dealership

CEDAR LAKE | The Plan Commission has approved preliminary plat and site plan for a car dealership on Wicker Avenue.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am

Dyer parks panel will discuss master plan on Wednesdays

DYER | The Dyer Parks and Recreation Board holds a special field trip/study session at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and at 3 p.m April 30.

April 20, 2014 12:05 am
Swimming, hiking, history, ecology all highlight the Indiana Dunes

Swimming, hiking, history, ecology all highlight the Indiana Dunes

A well-planned visit to the Indiana Dunes region could start at the Indiana Dunes Tourism Visitor Center at 1215 N. Ind. 49, Porter, just north of Interstate 94 and the Indiana Toll Road.

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How to help

The preservation and protection of the dunes began with activism that remains strong in the region today.

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Plenty of things to do in the Dunes

Plenty of things to do in the Dunes

Whether you want to learn more about the history of the region or the birds that soar above it, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore (IDNL) and the Indiana Dunes State Park (IDSP) offer a plethora of programs and activities for children and adults alike.

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IYI offers in-depth look at child well-being in Lake County

MERRILLVILLE | Lake County’s child poverty rate is higher than Indiana's, according to the KIDS COUNT in Indiana Data Book, and statistics also show that the rate of free and reduced-price lunch usage, along with the use of food stamps, has increased over the past four years.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

Networking breakfast held Thursday for dementia pros

MERRILLVILLE | Alzheimer's & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana will present "Rise and Learn," a free networking breakfast for dementia health care professionals, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

PNC offers noncredit video editing bootcamps

WESTVILLE | The Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning and Department of Communication will offer two Video Editing Bootcamps, noncredit lifelong learning programs at the PNC Westville campus.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

Science Program offered May 3 at National Lakeshore

PORTER | Learn about research being conducted within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore by talking with scientists, and joining them for a short time in the field. This “Indiana Dunes, Science and You!” program will begin at 1 p.m. May 3 in the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center Auditorium.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

Porter County week ahead briefs

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Porter County meetings

April 21

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OE runners spots available for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

VALPARAISO | Open lottery registration closed for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Runners lucky enough to secure a race entry through the lottery were notified on April 14.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

Spring Bazaar raises funds for Valpo senior center April 26

VALPARAISO | Village Park Enrichment Center will hold its annual Spring Bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at 605 Beech St. The bazaar features exhibitors selling furniture, crafts, jewelry, antiques, linens, art, collectibles, clothing and more. There is no admission charge.

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PNC nursing students present community health assessment

WESTVILLE | Purdue University North Central Community Health nursing students, under the direction of Peggy Rose, assistant professor of Nursing and Dr. Diane Spoljoric, interim Nursing Department chair, recently completed an individualized health assessment of 13 cities and towns in Lake, L…

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

The Week Ahead - Lake County

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Crete woman Hustles Up the Hancock for 7 family members

Crete woman Hustles Up the Hancock for 7 family members

CHICAGO | It took a skiing accident in 2003 for Sarah Ridder, of Crete, to learn she has interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF, a chronic disease that leads to the hardening and blackening of the lungs.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am
NWI Parkinsons Inc. hosts educational forum and fundraiser

NWI Parkinsons Inc. hosts educational forum and fundraiser

HOBART | NWI Parkinsons Inc. is presenting its sixth annual Northwest Indiana Parkinson Educational Symposium next weekend, and right on its heels will come the gala fundraising event that funds the symposium.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

Valpo introduces rain barrels to residents

A single inch of rain falling on 1,000 square feet of roof can yield 600 gallons of water.

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Wright presented with the Northwest Indiana Success By 6 Service to Youth Award

VALPARAISO | United Way of Porter County presented Jennifer Wright with the Northwest Indiana Success By 6 Service to Youth Award at its annual celebration on March 11.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am

SATURDAY'S ILLINOIS PREP ROUNDUP: Illiana Christian boys track wins Houseward Invitational

Illiana Christian won the Houseward Invitational meet in boys track at Hudsonville, Mich., on Saturday, totaling 148 points.

April 19, 2014 10:45 pm

SATURDAY'S PREP ROUNDUP: Portage wins its boys golf invitational

Jordan Henson and Noah Kunstek each shot 76s to help Portage win its boys golf invitational Saturday at Robbinhurst.

April 19, 2014 10:00 pm

Lake Cycle earns industry honor

MERRILLVILLE | Lake Cycle, the Honda Motorcycle dealer in Merrillville, has won the 2013 Council of Excellence Award in dealer competition by Honda Financial Services.

April 19, 2014 12:52 pm

Church holds country, gospel music show tonight in Lowell

LOWELL | First United Methodist Church, 520 E. Commercial Ave., holds its monthly country and gospel music show from 6 to 9 tonight.

April 19, 2014 12:05 am

Southmoor Park's drainage work spurs April 30 meeting

MERRILLVILLE | Residents in Merrillville's Southmoor Park subdivision can learn about a drainage project in their neighborhood at 6:30 p.m. April 30 at Town Hall, 7820 Broadway.

April 19, 2014 12:05 am
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