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Acting for a Cause

Acting-for-Cause-2013-1On Wednesday, September 25, the Lake Central High School Advanced Drama class hosted an improv show, all to raise money for Polycystic Kidney Disease.

I talked to Mrs. Neth [the teacher] about having the fundraiser and she supported it 100 percent,” Junior Jessica Sellers said.

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Remember When Remember Why - 20th Anniversary Celebration!

PATH-Remember-When-Remember-WhyRemember When ...
Big hair was cool and so were leg warmers?

Remember Why ...
You cried after lunch when you had no one to sit with?

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Andrean High School Hosting Club 59 Raffle and Social

Club-59-Raffle-2013Andrean High School's Club 59 will host a raffle and social on Saturday, October 12, 2013, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The fundraiser will be held at Andrean High School.

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Families Invited to Fall Festival at YMCA

PumpkinsBring your family and friends to the free costume themed community event at the Duneland Family YMCA on Saturday, October 19, from noon to 2:00 pm. Enjoy games, prizes, and activities for everyone!

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Dillinger Museum Offers Free Admission Saturday, Sept. 28

Dillinger-MuseumVisitors can explore history of Dillinger, advancements in crime fighting

The John Dillinger Museum, located inside the Indiana Welcome Center, will be participating in Smithsonian magazine’s ninth annual Museum Day Live! event. Free admission will be offered to visitors with a Museum Day Live! ticket on Saturday, Sept. 28.

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Munster Theatre Company Presents Dr. Evil and the Basket of Kittens

Dr-Evil-and-Basket-of-Kittens-1The Munster Theatre Company of Munster High School is pleased to present its first production of the season, with the comedy, Dr Evil and the Basket of Kittens by Brian D Taylor. Produced by Larry & Carol Lynn Brechner, this full-length, student directed production will feature Munster High School senior, Daniel Straka and junior Haley Kwasniewski as co-directors, with Rohan Chatterjee as Assistant Director. The Novice production features the talents of about twenty new freshman and sophomore actors (or juniors or seniors who have never been on stage before).

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Porter's Perfect Pint Festival to Feature Over 30 Brews

Porters-Perfect-Pint-2013Join us for our 3rd Annual beer tasting and silent auction fundraiser, Porter’s Perfect Pint Festival, on Saturday, October 5th, 2013! Sponsored by Pat’s Liquors and Leroy’s “Hot Stuff,” you will be able to sample from over 30 regional and national craft brewers including some of the newest additions! Plus, take home a free pint glass!

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Taste of Care 2013 to Take Place September 26

2013-Taste-of-CarePrompt Ambulance Service, Elder Communities, and local businesses present the 2013 Lake County Taste of Care! Come and see our chefs compete, taste the wonderful food, and vote for the People's Choice Award!

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Final Car Cruise in Crown Point

City-of-Crown-PointThe Mayor’s Office of Special Events is announcing the final car cruise of the season to take place this Thursday, September 26th at 4pm around the downtown square. Come join us as we end the season as Wayne Para with Five Star DJ provides the music sponsored by Mike Adams, “The Hot Dog Guy.”

Mike will be recognized as our Sponsor of the Year as he has sponsored the Car Cruise the most times this sponsoring a total of 5 times this season. The Car Cruise season will kick off again in May of 2014.

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Hooked on Art Festival to Host International 3-D Chalk Artist

Frontline-Foundation-Hooked-on-Art-2013-1First 3D movies, then 3D television, and now…3D chalk art?

The streets of Downtown Chesterton will be alive with color on Saturday, September 28, as International Street Painter Jennifer Chaparro will be hitting the road (literally) for Frontline’s annual Hooked on Art – Live Street Art Festival. Her goal? To create an eye-popping 15x25 optical illusion using only chalk as medium.

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Activities, Parade Planned for Purdue Homecoming

PurdueLogoPurdue University's Homecoming 2013 will feature activities for students and the public. Included will be a parade, a pep rally with a new time and day, and family events.

Activities kick off Monday (Sept. 23) and conclude with the Homecoming football game against the University of Northern Illinois at noon on Sept. 28.

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