Mental Health America of Porter County offers Neighborhood Assistance Program tax credits for contributions of $100 or more.
The Baum's Bridge area in south Porter County has had continuous occupation for more than 11,000 years. In early times, it was a Native American encampment; later it was the site of a ferry crossing where today a bridge from Jasper to Porter counties is located.
VALPARAISO | The 13th Annual Creekside Classic for Kids is Thursday. There is a morning skills competition for juniors age 12 and under, from 10 a.m. to noon and the Classic Golf Outing with foursomes composed of two adults and two juniors beginning at 1 p.m.
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Open Door Social Club welcomes adults that have been diagnosed with a mental illness and are compliant with treatment.
Veteran teacher Lynne Vitkus is best known for getting her students excited about space exploration.
MICHIGAN CITY | Barker Mansion will serve Coffee in The Garden from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, this week and continuing throughout the summer. Coffee, iced tea and cookies will be available throughout the morning.
VALPARAISO | Hop in your T-Birds, grab your pink jackets, and stroll down Thunder Road to the “Grease” Themed Community Car Show at Avalon Springs Health Campus, 2400 Silhavy Road, where attendees are encouraged to dress in the 1950s era.
MICHIGAN CITY | The annual ArtBash fundraiser will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 101 W. Second St.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Michigan City Municipal Airport will be hosting its annual Fly-In Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the airport, 1300 N. Hwy 212. Dunes Lodge FOP 75 will be serving an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast which will include eggs, sausage and orange juice. The…
HOBART | The third annual Paws for Homeless Animals Day is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 23 at Festival Park, 111 Old Ridge Road.
Highland resident Courtney Raab completed her high school career to the sound of a cheering crowd.
CHESTERTON | The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a morning speed networking event from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Tuesday at Third Coast Spice Café, 761 Indian Boundary Road. There is no cost to attend, and chamber members are encouraged to bring guests.
Mental Health America is offering an Open Door Social Club.
LAPORTE | Melissa Smoker will reign over the LaPorte County Fair after being selected as the first queen at the state’s oldest county fair.
Here we are almost a week after our wonderful 4th of July festivities.
The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore offers a variety of programs this month on the shores of Lake Michigan. For more information, call (219) 395-1882 or visit www.nps.gov/indu.
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GARY | Art and flowers have been engaged in a serious romance since the first time someone picked up a paintbrush.
MUNSTER | Hospice of the Calumet Area is seeking volunteers from across Northwest Indiana and neighboring Illinois communities to serve as companions for patients and families facing end-of-life illnesses. Training for new patient companion volunteers is scheduled for July 12, 14 and 19. Bot…
MUNSTER | John Cain, executive director of South Shore Arts, will turn 60 on July 18, and is celebrating with a Happy "Birthday" Hour from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the South Shore Arts gallery in The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road. Guests will enjoy the summer exhibition cur…
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