THREE OAKS, Mich. — In explaining how an impresario orchestrates a successful Christmas music show for 15 years, Rolling Prairie resident Robert Swan compared it to playing three-dimensional chess.
MICHIGAN CITY — The mood will be casual as Monday Musicale presents an evening of country and folk music, Monday at 7 p.m. The program will be held at Michigan City’s First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. 9th St., and is open to the public. Appointments are Howard Brenneman, program chairman Deb…
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La PORTE — The Michigan City High School (MCHS) Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) honored the U. S. Marine Corps by conducting a military ball to celebrate the Marine Corps’ 244th birthday at the Pine Grove Banquet Hall in La Porte on Nov. 8.
INDIANAPOLIS – The Road to Graduation! program at Ivy Tech's Michigan City Campus will be one of the many programs receiving funds from the Ivy Tech Foundation's Women in Philanthropy.
MICHIGAN CITY — The Michigan City High School (MCHS) Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) competed in the second round of Cyber Patriot on Nov. 15.
MICHIGAN CITY — Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) and the Discussion Over Dinner community conversation series are partnering to present an evening of art and discussion about immigration.
HAMMOND and WESTVILLE – Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Invisible Strings Orchestra Club will perform two concerts on the PNW Hammond Campus at 1 and 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, in YJean Chambers Hall in the Student Union & Library Building located at 2233 173rd St. The event is free and…
CHICAGO – Northwestern Medicine recently marked the five-year anniversary of the health system’s lung transplant program and a La Porte man was one of those with reason to celebrate. Since launching the program in 2014, nearly 100 patients have received lung transplants at Northwestern Memor…
Most leaders have been thinking for others for decades; knowing what is best; and leading and directing others. That is what leaders do. Recent neuroscience wants to rock that boat.
MICHIGAN CITY — Peering out between action-figure boxes at the Static Age record store in Michigan City is a dinosaur-like rubber clown mask, complete with large, sharpened teeth, reptilian jaws and a crimson-stained, goofy clown nose.
MICHIGAN CITY — Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) is bringing art to the neighborhood, literally, in its commitment to integrating art, education and community.
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La PORTE — The La Porte County Public Library has been selected to receive the Indiana Library Federation (ILF) 2019 Outstanding Library Award.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Ivy Tech Foundation, which supports Ivy Tech campuses, including the Michigan City and La Porte locations, received a $1 million grant from the Marianne Glick and Mike Woods Charitable Fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) to establish the TeenWorks Schol…
MICHIGAN CITY — In a person’s most painful moments, forensic nurses are a source of comfort, not only treating victims of violence, abuse and trauma, but giving them a voice.
WESTVILLE – Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) School of Engineering is planning to expand and deepen its connections with industry and manufacturing partners with a new program.
MICHIGAN CITY — Asked whether he’s ever seen the film version of “Ghost,” the 1990 blockbuster starring Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg and Patrick Swayze, Michigan City High School senior Jed Ottersen refers to the back of his T-shirt.
MICHIGAN CITY — Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) in Michigan City welcomes the community to explore its new exhibition, Living Architecture, through two interpretive programs on Saturday, Nov. 9.
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I was invited to see the final dress rehearsal of Footlight Players current production of Neil Simon’s wonderful play, "The Last of the Red Hot Lovers." This was the late great playwright’s favorite of all his works, and I don’t remember having a more enjoyable evening.
MICHIGAN CITY — With cyber security becoming a growing career field, and cyber crime a growing concern for governments and businesses, the Michigan City High School (MCHS) Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) is offering students an introduction to that career by part…
La PORTE – The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is returning to the stage of the Civic Auditorium for its 47th season opening on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m., with a program titled “Dance!/Veteran’s Tribute.”
WESTVILLE — Purdue University Northwest's (PNW) College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (CHESS) has agreed to collaborate with a university in Vietnam to allow for the exchange of students and the development of special programs that benefit both institutions.
INDIANAPOLIS – Michael M. Harmless has been named chair of the Ivy Tech Foundation Board of Directors. He has served on the Ivy Tech Foundation Board since 2006. He previously served on the Ivy Tech Community College State Board of Trustees from 2004 to 2006.
CHESTERTON — Area painter Mark VanderVinne will host Critique Night at the Chesterton Art Center on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 7:30 p.m. Guests are welcome to show up, with no prior registration required. All ability levels and artistic styles are encouraged to attend. While Mark is a painter, he…
WESTVILLE — Anne B. Edwards, associate professor of Human Development and Family Studies at Purdue University Northwest (PNW), has been named as one of the recipients of the Felix Berardo Scholarship Award for Mentoring by the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR).