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Abandoned mallards nurtured and released by volunteer

Abandoned mallards nurtured and released by volunteer

HAMMOND | Rescuing and nurturing abandoned or hurt animals is nothing new to Joe Michalik, a volunteer at the Indiana Welcome Center.

August 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Teen makes a difference

Teen makes a difference

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Planting Possibilities hosts open house and mums sale

Planting Possibilities participants hops you will join them from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Campagna Academy, 7403 Cline Ave., Schererville for an open house. Attendees will be able to tour the hoop house, greenhouse, and “Field of Dreams” while enjoying hors d’ oeuvres and refreshments.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Fitness instructor workshops planned

SCHERERVILLE | Omni Health & Fitness and the National Exercise Trainers Association, a nonprofit fitness professional association, are co-sponsoring two nationally-recognized workshops which are open to the public.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Educators Open House held tonight for preschool and early elementary teachers

LAKE STATION | An Educator Open House will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Bellaboo’s Play and Discovery Center, inside Three Rivers County Park at 2800 Colorado St. Preschool and early elementary grade teachers are invited to learn about the variety of Discovery Trips at Bellaboo’s …

August 28, 2014 12:00 am
Whiting welcomes new firefighters

Whiting welcomes new firefighters

WHITING | The City of Whiting welcomed three new firefighters this month at the Board of Public Works and Safety meeting.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Add Philip Dickerman to the long list of acclaimed Whiting musicians

I always thought I had a fairly good grasp of the many  talented musicians from Whiting, but I recently read about a young man of whom I had never before heard.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am
Expo win has teen planning on PU engineering degree

Expo win has teen planning on PU engineering degree

Patrick Rose, of Crown Point, is looking forward to a hands-on career in engineering.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday

August 28, 2014 12:00 am
New medical building receives blessing

New medical building receives blessing

MUNSTER | Franciscan Medical Specialists’ newest facility was blessed and dedicated last month during a packed ceremony. The blessing program performed by the Rev. Gregory Holicky was hosted by Barb Greene, president of Franciscan Healthcare Munster; Sister Jane Marie Klein, O.S.F., chairper…

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Public welcome at tonight's discussion of song lyrics

GARY | The Gary Commission on The Social Status of Black Males, in conjunction with the Minority Male Initiative & Student Support Services at Ivy Tech College, is sponsoring a Village Circle Talk, “The Devastating Impact That Violent & Obscene Lyrics Are Having on Our Youth,” from 6…

August 27, 2014 12:00 am
CPHS students and grads play big role at national convention

CPHS students and grads play big role at national convention

CROWN POINT | Thirty Crown Point High School students, three Senior Classical League college students and CPHS alumni, and two sponsors joined 1,800 other delegates this summer at the 61st annual National Junior Classical League Convention held at Emory University in Atlanta, Ga.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Kelly Miller Circus is coming to Schererville this weekend

When I promised at the end of last winter that I would not complain about a hot summer, I had no idea that by the end of August I'd hoping I could complain. I know we have a few weeks left of “official summer,” so there is still a chance, slight though, but a chance.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am
Volunteers needed for second annual Book Brigade

Volunteers needed for second annual Book Brigade

HAMMOND | Volunteers are needed to join Books, Brushes & Bands for Education in the door-to-door Volunteers needed for second annual Book Brigade delivery of children’s books through several Hammond neighborhoods for the second annual Book Brigade.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am
Recreation director to reach out with added park programs

Recreation director to reach out with added park programs

As recreation director for the Calumet Memorial Park District, Thom Miller is excited to continue improving the lives of residents who use the facilities.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Talk a walk back into history and enjoy high tea

“History Speaks & A Cup of Tea” is a cemetery walk offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 6 or 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 7.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Correction: Free breakfast event ended

Due to incorrect information provided to The Times, Sunday's Community Calendar listed a free hot breakfast later this week at Hammond Christian Reformed Church. However, the weekly breakfasts have ended for the summer.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Take a cemetery tour with Hobart historians

HOBART | Hobart First United Methodist Church and the Hobart Historical Society will sponsor a History Speaks & A Cup of Tea Cemetery Walk, with sessions from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 6 and 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 7. Tickets are $8 per person or $15 per couple, available until Monday by calling the c…

August 25, 2014 3:32 pm

“Color for College” program to give $1,500 scholarships to 300

CROWN POINT | Children 13 and younger in St. John, Munster, Crown Point and Portage have the opportunity to receive college scholarships by simply doing one of their favorite activities - coloring.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Hobart YMCA programs provide learning enrichment activities

HOBART | Providing youth with opportunities to continue to learn and engage in meaningful activities at the end of the school day can boost their academic success. To help motivate and inspire kids to learn, the Hobart Family YMCA is offering an after school program to school-aged children t…

August 25, 2014 12:00 am
Library Director retiring after 28 years with LCPL

Library Director retiring after 28 years with LCPL

Ana Grandfield, director of the Lake County Public Library, is shelving her last book Friday, retiring with 28 years of service to the LCPL.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am
Teen bake Cakes & Cookies for a Cause

Teen bake Cakes & Cookies for a Cause

August 25, 2014 12:00 am
Lake Area United Way hosts networking event

Lake Area United Way hosts networking event

MERRILLVILLE | Board members and staff of Lake Area United Way made “A Toast to The Vanguard” at its signature "Fifth Thursday" networking event earlier this year at Innsbrook Country Club.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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