WHITING | Looking toward the future, students at St. John the Baptist School got a taste of teamwork and how to complete a work assignment when the school partnered with Dow Chemical Company from Kankakee, Ill., for a design competition.
Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce will not host an Easter Bunny Breakfast this year due to a scheduling conflict with the Maki Ballroom in the Old County Courthouse.
MUNSTER | Cancer Resource Centre, 926 Ridge Road, offers free education programs, mind/body/spirit programs and support groups for those with a cancer diagnosis and their caregivers. Call (219) 836-3349 to register for programs.
Ethan Shields’ intellect and longtime interest in science earned him a seat at the three-day Congress of Future Medical Leaders program.
Sure and begorrah, it's almost that time where it is easy being green because it's St. Patrick's Day on Monday.
CROWN POINT | Grab your bobby socks and your leather jackets as the Crown Point High School Theatre Department presents the classic Broadway musical "Bye Bye Birdie," opening Friday.
"Men and women make history, and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.”
HAMMOND | The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority and Fair Oaks Farms are seeking vendors for this year's South Shore Air Show, which is moving inland to Newton County from the Lake Michigan shores in Gary.
U.S. Senators Daniel Coats and Joe Donnelly named two Indiana students as delegates to the 52 nd annual U.S. Senate Youth Program being held this week in Washington, D.C.
St. John resident Jessica Tas is proving her versatility as a new member of the St. John Volunteer Fire Department, 11033 W 93rd Ave.
To those of you of Irish heritage and also those who just like to enjoy a bit of the blarney, I wish you a most enjoyable St. Patrick’s Day weekend and invite you to participate in one or more of the fun-filled events listed below. This week, it’s corned beef and cabbage dinners along with L…
HAMMOND | Student chess masters from Gavit Middle-High School and Edison Elementary School returned with a number of trophies recently as students met at five Regional tournaments throughout the state to vie for a qualifying spot at the Scholastic Chess of Indiana Individual Chess Championsh…
(Fish Frys held on Friday)
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | In honor of the graduating class of 2014, the Marian Catholic Parents Club will be hosting an Evening of Excellence on March 15, at the Serbian Social Center, 18550 Stony Island Ave. in Lansing.
HOBART | To kick-start physical activity and learning now and throughout the summer – a critical out-of-school time for children – the Hobart Family YMCA, 601 W. 40th Place, is celebrating Healthy Kids Day from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday with a free community event for youngsters and families.
HOBART – Joyce Fugate, of Hobart, and Dennis Hollister, of Wheeler, understand the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation, and are reaping “royalties” from education and regular exercise to keep their hearts in good rhythm.
Nancy Draus, a preregistration specialist, has been selected the March Ambassador of the Month for Franciscan St. Anthony Health Michigan City.
Have you ever wondered where your ancestors came from? Have you ever thought about "growing" your family tree?
HAMMOND | The Community Center Development Corporation hosted its annual Black and White Ball to coincide with Black History Month activities in February.
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