When I think of famous philanthropists, the names of Andrew Carnegie and John Rockefeller come to mind. Their families were both wealthy and generous. They knew it was far easier to make money than it was to responsibly give it away. They wanted their philanthropy to be both effective and pr…
PORTER COUNTY | Churches, schools, towns and anyone planning events in Porter County can encourage their guests to recycle aluminum cans and plastic bottles by using recycling event containers, provided free of charge by the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County.
Tools are needed to help build ValPlayso The Next Generation. The tools will be returned in good condition, or they will be replaced. All tools will be safely stored and locked. The group will use their own bits and blades. ValPlayso The Next Generation is a community-build project happening…
CHESTERTON | The Chesterton High School Trojan Guard Marching Band traveled to Goshen to participate with 12 other Northern Indiana bands in the Goshen High School Crimson Invitational. The CHS Trojan Guard placed second.
Enjoy all things pumpkin, including pumpkin decorating, pumpkin bowling and pumpkin putt-putt golf; hay rides; a car show; live entertainment; food, arts and crafts vendors; and living history presentations by Company B 20th Regiment Indiana Infantry Civil War re-enactors at a Civil War enca…
Product Thurs. close Fri.
Porter County Parks
After the railroads were built in Northwest Indiana during the Civil War anyone with the ticket fare could experience the wonders of the Grand Kankakee Marsh. People from all walks of life now had access to this "Everglades of the North." A great number of them were political leaders. The mo…
MICHIGAN CITY | The Women’s Leadership Council of the LaPorte County United Way held its kickoff event, “Wine, Women and Impact” at Shady Creek Winery.
Second-grader Chloe Kowal is excited to begin the football season as the only girl on the Valparaiso Pop Warner Football Junior Mitey Mite 3 team.
VALPARAISO | The League of Women Voters of Porter County is rebooting with a kick-off meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Valparaiso University Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources Board Room.
CHESTERTON | Local painter, Mark VanderVinne, will host Critique Night at the Chesterton Art Center at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Guests are welcome to show up, with no prior registration required. All ability levels and artistic styles are encouraged to attend. While VanderVinne is a painter, he wil…
VALPARAISO | South Shore Orchestra will celebrate the beginning of its 10th season as Valparaiso’s community orchestra with this concert season dedicated to "Imagine."
VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Family YMCA's annual 50 Fit & Fabulous style show begins at 6 p.m. Sept. 25 at Old Town Banquet Center, 711 Calumet Ave.
During his lifetime, Paul Schultz has witnessed the Village of Lansing grow from 2,000 residents to nearly 30,000. As president of the Lansing Historical Society, his mission is to collect and preserve the community's history.
VALPARAISO | Opportunity Enterprises is still seeking volunteers for its annual Pack-A-Thon event.
I can truly say I am a proud member of the Portage United Methodist Church. I have been a Methodist all my life and love my church family immensely.
Opening one present on Christmas Eve, attending Midnight Mass, and my mom singing Las Mañanitas to me on my birthday are the family traditions I remember most.
Follow The Times
Mirar Development, Inc. understands the importance of your pleasure and the functionality of your home... Click here for more details.
Mirar Development, Inc. is the ultimate choice for elegant cus…
Are you struggling with Being Your Very Best? Let Diana Govert help bring Daily Balance back into your life! Call today 219-663-3900
Time to take control of your life!
Promise Dance Academy Offers Classes for Ages 2 through Adult - Come Discover Your Love of Dance! We Offer Private and Semi-Private Classes! Call Today for More Info! (219) 663-6000
The Promise Dance Academy has long instructed young dancers in…
If You're Out of Town, Having Peace of Mind that Your Pooch is Taken Care of is Priceless! Sittin' Pretty Offers a One of Kind Cage Free Boarding Experience, with 24 Hour Supervision! Call Today! (219) 947-4121
Sittin' Pretty is a locally owned and owner operated boarding,…
Does political infighting hamper economic development in NWI?