Sunday, March 18, 2018

Sports News

RailCats Add Pitcher Jack Frawley to 2011 Roster

GARY, IN 3-17-2011 – The Gary SouthShore RailCats have agreed to terms with... 

IU Northwest hangs tough in 76-61 tourney loss to Morningside

SIOUX CITY, IOWA 3-10-2011 – When the Indiana University Northwest Lady RedHawks... 

RailCats National Anthem Tryouts April 8-9

GARY, IN 3-9-2011 -The Gary SouthShore RailCats will hold their annual audition... 

RailCats Opening Night Tickets and Groups On Sale Now

GARY, IN 3-7-2011 – Group ticket packages in addition to tickets for Opening... 

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Local Scene

2011 Fan Fest Celebrates Ten Years in Northwest Indiana

Merrillville, IN. – For the third consecutive winter, throngs of Gary SouthShore... 

Blenda Rodriguez of the Harlem Globetrotters talks to

Northwest Indiana is going to be exploding with true basketball entertainment tomorrow... 

Martial Arts in Northwest Indiana is on Tap!

Martial Arts is a sport that has been around for a while but has grown in popularity... 

1st Annual Holiday Spirit Award Goes to Westchester Lanes

It is always nice to see a business or people that give it their all to show true... 

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Community Press Releases

IU Health La Porte Hospital offers free glucose screening on March 22

La Porte, IN 3-18-2011 – In support of Diabetes Alert Day, Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital offers free glucose screenings on Tuesday, March 22 from 7 am to noon at Walmart, 333 Boyd Blvd., La Porte. According to the American Diabetes Association, the screening is highly recommended to identify risks for developing type 2 diabetes.... [Read more of this review]

United Way’s Response to the Crisis in Japan

Griffith, IN 3-18-2011 –  United Way Worldwide (UWW) is now accepting contributions on their website for the Central Community Chest of Japan, a member of the United Way worldwide network. “We’ve all been shocked and moved by the images and stories coming out of Japan following last week’s earthquakes, tsunami, and now, nuclear crisis.  Around... [Read more of this review]

IU Northwest announces winners of 55th Annual Calumet Regional Science Fair

Munster students take top honors; other high achievers hail from St. John, Dyer, Gary Gary, IN 3-16-2011 – A total of 115 student scientists from 22 Lake County schools demonstrated their science and engineering expertise to judges on Saturday at the 55th Calumet Regional Science Fair and Associated Art Exhibit at Indiana University Northwest. Munster... [Read more of this review]

ALDI Donates Needed Products at Food Drive

Porter County IN 3-15-2011 – It was day three of the four-day Home & Garden Show at Porter County Expo Center. Hundreds of visitors to the show donated nonperishable food products as they entered the Expo Center. Kevin Feldman, Resource Development Director for Housing Opportunities, Inc. managed the food drive during the event. “This is... [Read more of this review]

Chesterton IN – “Voices of the Brown Mansion,1889” Fundraiser

Chesterton IN 3-15-2011 – Step back in time to October 15, 1889, with a visit to a living history performance at the Westchester Township History Museum, 700 W. Porter Avenue, Chesterton.  “The Voices of the Brown Mansion, 1889” production will take place on May 1 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.  Each performance will be followed by tea, coffee, and... [Read more of this review]

IU School of Medicine – Northwest accepting artwork for regional flyer design contest

High school students encouraged to design a flyer to promote the 2012 International Human Cadaver Prosection Program The Indiana University School of Medicine 3-14-2011 – Northwest (IUSM-NW) is accepting artwork from regional high school students. The submissions will be considered for the creation of a flyer, which will promote the medical school’s... [Read more of this review]

Alternative Spring Break Groups Arrive in NWI

Valparaiso, IN.  3-12-2011 – Helping others is the theme for many college students that have chosen to travel around the Midwest to volunteer during their Spring Break. The following groups contacted the United Way Regional Volunteer Center to connect them with local nonprofits needing assistance and will be lending a helping hand during the... [Read more of this review]

Theatre Northwest to delight all ages with spring production, ‘Princess and the Pea’

Public showings scheduled for afternoons of April 9, 10 Gary, IN –  March 11, 2011 – Theater Northwest, the performance company of the Indiana University Northwest Department of Performing Arts, invites the community for its 29th spring children’s production, ‘The Princess and the Pea,’ the beloved fairy tale by Hans Christian... [Read more of this review]

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