CHICAGO – For 21 years the Eastland Disaster Historical Society (EDHS) has been compiling materials on the 1915 disaster that claimed the lives of 844 people.
La PORTE — Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young’s complicated vocal harmonies will be replicated with an authentic hippie vibe on Thursday in Fox Park with Marrakesh Express, a Chicago-based tribute band.
MICHIGAN CITY — The 18th annual Michigan City Chamber Music Festival, titled Witness, Tragedy & Triumph, will be held Aug. 3-11 at the First Presbyterian Church in Michigan City. Admission is free.
MICHIGAN CITY — U.S. Air Force Airman Cencia-Milynn S. Hernandez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
MICHIGAN CITY — The owners of Leeds Public House, which is opening up in the former location of Ryan's Irish Pub, said they're putting history front and center as their new restaurant honors the early pioneer family.
Training Magazine, the Association for Talent Development and many others have conducted studies to evaluate the return on investment (ROI) of training. As a result, we learned instructor-led classroom training is the most used and is the second most effective method despite all the advancem…
MICHIGAN CITY — The Roosevelt pipe organ series will continue next week with local organist Carol Garrett of Michigan City's First Presbyterian Church on Wednesday.
MICHIGAN CITY — Canterbury Summer Theatre presents its final production of its 2019 season, the comedy "Hold Me!" from Aug. 1-3. The theater is located at 807 Franklin Street in Michigan City.
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HAMMOND AND WESTVILLE, Ind. — Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) 2019 spring semester Dean’s List recognizes 1,758 undergraduate students for their academic achievement.
MICHIANA SHORES — Dunes Summer Theatre is preparing to provide audiences with some island fun with its production of South Pacific In-Concert, featuring Phillip Torre from Chicago’s School of Lyric Opera, as Emile De Becque, and Chicago actor Jenna Fawcett.
MICHIGAN CITY — A tuba player will be the guest soloist during the eighth concert of the 151st season of the Michigan City Municipal Band (MCMB). The show will take place 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at the Guy F. Foreman Bicentennial Amphitheater in Washington Park.
MICHIGAN CITY — This month’s offering at Footlight’s open mic night, Friday at Footlight, will highlight members of the band Trouble Blind, Earl Miller and Shannon Wyels.
MICHIGAN CITY — Young People’s Theatre Company, Inc. will present "Sister Act" on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 19-21, and again on the following weekend, July 26-28. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7 p.m. Sunday performances begin at 2 p.m.
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MICHIGAN CITY — The third annual Gatsby at the Gardens returns to Friendship Botanic Gardens on July 27 from 6-9 p.m. Enjoy a speakeasy evening set in the 1920’s and 1930’s. Guests will have the option to dress in 1920’s apparel and enjoy cocktails, dance, play lawn games while listening to …
WESTVILLE — Students from Westville and La Porte were among those awarded the first scholarships from Purdue University Northwest’s Office of Concurrent Enrollment for participating in the concurrent enrollment program.
MICHIGAN CITY – Sullair, an industry leader in innovative compressed air solutions since 1965, hosted its second annual interns’ bags tournament at Zorn Brewery, raising nearly $1,800 for La Porte County Habitat for Humanity.
MICHIGAN CITY — Temple Missionary Baptist Church, located at 2725 Wabash St., will be holding “The Incredible Race” Vacation Bible School from Wednesday, July 24, to Friday, July 26, from 5-8 p.m. Kids ages 3 through fifth grade are welcome to attend this VBS with a fun-filled race complete …
MICHIGAN CITY — An experimental dance project exploring the relationship between land and architecture is columinating in a "live" film and performance at Tryon Farms in Michigan City.
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