In the 1970s, women began getting more seats at more tables. Instead of sitting, Nancy Stalbaum and her friends took over a different kind of table: the pool table.
Looking for something fun to do this St. Patrick's Day weekend? We're back with 10 AWESOME things to do weekend! From parades to hikes and music concerts, find out what's in-store for the Region this weekend.
Believe it or not, the process of finding a home for both humans and four-legged friends isn’t too far off from each other. Jeanne Sommer, Real Estate Broker and Owner of Century 21 Alliance Group is also the Founder and Director of Lakeshore PAWS. She said those two worlds align regularly.
Looking to stay active this weekend?! The Region is here to do just that! Kickoff the weekend with Yoga at the Civic or at the Lip Sync Battle at Blue Chip Casino Friday night. Find out what else is happening this weekend in #NWI this weekend below!
Like most pathways traveled, one often leads to another. Ann Kessler, Professor of Theatre and Department Chair at Valparaiso University, started off as a dancer who trained in classical ballet, modern dance and more. She soon discovered a love for costume design through her time spent training and performing as a dancer.
Northwest Indiana has another jam-packed weekend of awesome things to do this weekend! Friday night kicks off with Shrek the Musical at the Memorial Opera House, Bedtime Stories at Chicago Street Theater in Valpo. Blue Chip Casino hosts UFC 235 Saturday night and the #VUCrusaders face the Purple Aces. Sunday Funday Wacky Crafts returns to the Mascot Hall of Fame. Find out what else is going on this weekend!
Before VHS students even got back to school, The VHS Speech team traveled all the way down to Fishers, Indiana near Indianapolis, to stay a night in a hotel and participate in a speech meet. Welcome to 2019!
VHS students have been settling into their old routines or picking up new ones. The start of the new year has been busy. Students have jumped into studies, started projects, and dove into sports or activities outside of school.
The students of VHS received a great surprise to start their year. During a school-wide convocation on January 13, students learned that Valparaiso High qualifies to be a unified school for “Champions Together.”Champions Together is an organization partnered with the Indiana Special Olympics organization that promotes servant leadership of student-athletes to include students...
When she’s not traveling the world with her friends of 65 years, Nancy “The Brownie Lady” Brown can be found mixing salads at Valpo Velvet.
This weekend is all about entertainment in Northwest Indiana! Checkout Valparaiso University's International Film Festival or family movie night at Pine Elementary Friday night. The Midwest Rail Rangers return and Final Say both return to Michigan City. Find out what other awesome activities are going on near you!
Ending the Winter Season
With the start of February comes the end of winter sports at Wheeler. Both boys’ and girls’ teams are wrapping up their seasons and working toward postseason. The girls swim team participated in the sectional prelims on February 1 at Chesterton High School, and swimmers advanced to the sectional championship on February 2. The team placed 7th overall.
Next up, the girls basketball team competed against the Hanover Central Wildcats in an intense game on February 2 in the first round of sectionals. Although the team came up short, they have a lot to be proud of. They improved their record from last year and hope to keep improving in years to come.
The boys wrestling team competed in sectionals on January 26 at Crown Point High School. Three wrestlers - Isaiah Mohmed,...
For some, personal growth can be an intimidating process, but for Kris Zimnawoda Pilewski, it is something she explores daily.