Test your movie knowledge: From the 1940s through the 2010s, take a journey back in time and match each set of Christmas movies from the same decade.
Critic Bruce Miller says that in the new screen biography, “The Eyes of Tammy Faye,” actress Jessica Chastain goes beyond the surface and show…
A good neighbor is a great blessing, as the saying goes, and that’s especially true for the Twin Towers Chapel in Orland Park.
Tired of taking the same old bike trails during this pandemic? Need new sights and sounds? Why not visit the Illinois State Museum Lockport Gallery and then take a leisurely bike ride along the I&M Canal National Heritage Trail?
In Tinley Park, Benches on the Avenue has become one of the village's most popular attractions, drawing thousands of residents and visitors annually to the downtown area. The colorful benches feature the work of amateur and professional artists while providing spots to rest while strolling through town.
The annual Chicago celebration of all things Indiana has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Indiana State Fair will not take place this year, for the first time since World War II, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Indiana Black Expo is canceling its annual Summer Celebration due to the potential COVID-19 health risks to its participants.
Hundreds of people marched 4 miles Sunday in a historic show of support for the Serbian Orthodox Church in Montenegro, where church leaders fear a new law could strip the church of its holy sites, shrines and relics.
Northwest Indiana is known for its cultural and religious diversity, thanks to large historical waves of immigration to the Region. A big part of its “melting pot” are those who celebrate the holidays in the Eastern Orthodox tradition. Most Eastern Orthodox Christians begin celebrating on Dec. 25 and observe Christmas Jan. 7, according to the Julian calendar.
New Year’s Eve events abound in Northwest Indiana, with fun ranging from ice skating, kids’ celebrations, musical performances, gourmet dinners and, of course, the Whiting Knights of Columbus Pierogi Drop, an annual event that puts the ball drop in Times Square to shame.
When a business gives back to the communities they serve, it shows that they are fully invested in the health and welfare of the community. Case in point is Centier Bank, which in 2019 donated money to more than 750 charitable organizations and provided time and talents to 1,000 nonprofits (which amounts to more than 17,000 hours of service) in the Region and throughout Indiana.
Growth is an ongoing goal for all organizations, and that’s something TradeWinds Services continues to achieve.
Cafe Fresco is about more than brewing coffee. The spot on historic Crown Point Square also prides itself on brewing community love.
For Horseshoe Casino Hammond, its efforts at this time of year culminate its year-round commitment to the community, says Dawn Reynolds Pettit, regional vice president of Human Resources.
Do you ever feel so hungry you could eat a giant plate of mashed potatoes without using your hands? If you do, you might be a great candidate to enter the Mommy’s Little Piggy contest at the "A Christmas Story" Comes Home event Dec. 21 at the Indiana Welcome Center. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. with the contest starting at 10 a.m.
For the family member or friend who has everything, gifts that provide experiences can make a lasting impression.
The holiday season is full of joyous gatherings and time-honored traditions. Many Region residents observe with rituals that have been handed …
Dedicated to finding loving homes for abandoned and unwanted dogs, Lakeshore PAWS was founded in 2001 with the vision of creating a culture of…
Several years ago, the leadership team of NIPSCO began to cultivate a culture of giving among its more than 8,000 employees.
This time of year, when snowflakes drift gently down and stars light up the night, our warm thoughts turn to the Airing of Grievances as we te…
After 35 years of working for the Boys & Girls Clubs, Rosemarie Joiner, regional club director in Gary, still gets excited as the holiday …