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… Read more »

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,… Read more »

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… Read more »

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… Read more »

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… Read more »