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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.
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).
MICHIGAN CITY — Madeleine Schooley has been sharing her love of art and her Lord through her artwork for decades. She’ll be at it again this week through First United Methodist Church’s participation in the Michigan City Mainstreet Association’s First Friday Art Walk event.
UNION MILLS — The Indiana Association of Agriculture Educators (IAAE), the professional organization for Indiana agricultural teachers, has elected Hank Carson, South Central High School graduate and Orleans agricultural teacher, as president of the organization.
La PORTE — Blue Sky Music will perform a variety of classic rock and oldies favorites on noon Friday, Nov. 1, for the First Friday concert series in the La Porte Hospital Chapel, 1007 Lincoln Way in La Porte.
MICHIGAN CITY — Michigan City High School (MCHS) Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) Drill Team hosted and won a military drill meet on Oct. 26 at MCHS.
ELKHART — Francis Cox of Michiana Shores and Marcia Sindone of La Porte have both had their art selected as part of the 41st Elkhart Juried Regional Exhibition.
MICHIGAN CITY — Atop a ladder in the main floor exhibit room of the Lubeznik Center for the Arts on Tuesday, Benjamin Larose, an immigrant from Canada, puts the finishing touches on an archway constructed from the holographic material of multiple cheap, acrylic trophies.
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CHICAGO — An exhibit capturing the ever-changing life and moods of boulders along the shores of Lake Michigan in Michiana will be held at A+C Architects and Gallery, 4840 Main Street, Skokie, Illinois, starting Saturday.
La PORTE — On Friday, Oct. 25, from 6-8 p.m., the public is invited to attend a free dinner and conversation with Ind. Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Portage, and Ind. Rep. Pat Boy, D-Michigan City. The two local politicians will join moderator Nate Loucks for a community conversation on issues impac…
ANGOLA — Three local students, including Michigan City's Ashlee Orman, will perform when the Trine University Choir and the university's Chamber Orchestra present their fall concert in the Ryan Concert Hall of the T. Furth Center for Performing Arts beginning at 3 p.m. (Eastern Time) Oct. 27…
MICHIGAN CITY — All are invited as Monday Musicale presents an evening of operatic music, from traditional to modern. The October 28th meeting will take place at Michigan City’s First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. Ninth Street, beginning at 7 p.m.
MICHIGAN CITY — Non-profit groups can secure free meeting space at Michigan City’s historic Barker Mansion. The home’s lower-level was recently renovated, and two rooms have been designated as community spaces.
MICHIGAN CITY — Young People’s Theatre Company announces auditions for a new division of its organization, The Holdcraft Players. This new division is open to people ages 21 and older with no upper age limit.
MICHIGAN CITY — While discussing the themes behind “Spinning Into Butter,” the latest production at the Canterbury Theatre, John Records Landecker, Chicago radio icon and show cast member, said its story is as applicable today as it was in the ‘90s when it was written.
MICHIGAN CITY — Get ready as witches, warlocks and werewolves take over the zoo when the Washington Park Zoological Society hosts Boo at the Zoo this Saturday.
VALPARAISO — Shirley Heinze Land Trust will host a Partnership Luncheon for its conservation partners and the general public on Nov. 1 at The Market, located at 2405 U.S. 30 in Valparaiso.
WESTVILLE — Purdue University Northwest (PNW) faculty member John Cox has turned his passion for the chemical coatings field into opportunities for PNW students, the University said in a press release.
MICHIGAN CITY — Concealed in a desolate central Indiana forest is a small cemetery notorious for eerie sounds and sightings of supernatural apparitions and orbs. A group of friends, fascinated by the paranormal, carelessly hold a ritual and begin experiencing paranormal activity that would h…
MICHIGAN CITY — Girls on the Run of Northwest Indiana is preparing to celebrate its fall season participants at its annual fall 5K events at the La Porte County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 9, in La Porte.
La PORTE — The La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership (LEAP) has been selected to manage the La Porte Farmer’s Market for the 2020 season. LEAP is the organization formed through the partnership between the Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce and the Greater La Porte Economic Development…
HAMMOND — Purdue University Northwest’s College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences Art Gallery welcomed Morganne Wakefield as the new gallery coordinator for the new academic year.