Author Archives: Sue Baxter

How to Add Extra Softness to a Room

How to Add Extra Softness to a Room

Decluttering the home and achieving a clean interior appearance is definitely attractive, which is why it’s popular among many people right now. However, going more minimal with décor can leave your home looking cold and hard. Finding the right balance between rigid and forgiving textures as well as between straight and curved lines is ultimately…

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PanoramaNOW Publishes First Magazine Since Pandemic

The pandemic has hit the Hospitality Industry the hardest, and that includes PanoramaNOW Entertainment News. In spite of focusing only on Festivals, Events and “Things to do,” PanoramaNOW Entertainment News just published their first issue of the year! The decision to focus only on Festivals, Events and “Things to Do” was a business strategy made…

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5 of the Best Things to Buy from a Thrift Store

5 of the Best Things to Buy from a Thrift Store

Chances are you’ve already heard about how important it is to shop sustainably. Not only does it greatly benefit the environment, but it also does wonders for keeping your bank account from running empty. But with all the talk about how it’s better to shop at secondhand stores rather than supporting fast fashion, nobody’s really…

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Indiana Unemployment Extends Benefits 13 More Weeks

The Indiana Department of Workforce Development says some out-of-work Hoosiers will now have access to an additional 13 weeks of unemployment benefits starting the week ending July 4. In total, it means that between state and federal measures, unemployed workers could access up to a year’s worth of benefits. The extended benefits are in addition…

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Hampton Inn Groundbreaking in Crown Point Indiana

     Beacon Hill Development, in partnership with Good Hospitality Services (GHS), hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Crown Point Hampton Inn hotel on Wednesday, July 15th at 11:00 am CST. The groundbreaking took place at the site of the new hotel in Crown Point, IN (10850 Delaware Parkway, on the corner of I-65…

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Indiana Dunes Hikers Asked to Use Designated Trails

The Michigan City Parks & Recreation Department is asking that patrons use the designated trails (see attached) instead of using unmarked “social” trails.  Using “social” trails results in immediate and long-lasting damage to the dunes.  Several of the designated trails have beach mats for ease of use and access.  These beach mats are located on…

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BP To Donate Fuel to Medical Workers & First Responders

     BP continues supporting first responders, doctors, nurses and medical workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic by announcing a discount of up to 15 cents per gallon on every fill up at bp and Amoco stations for sixty days. Program sign up is available through bp.com/localheroes and rewards can be used at…

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Whiting Builds a ADA Compliant Boardwalk on Lake Michigan

by Mary Lowry    If you’ve walked down the bike path behind Whihala Beach in Whiting Indiana and wondered about the construction at the West End, you can finally go check out the completed project! The work has been the result of a $16,000 matching grant from the Lake Michigan Coastal Program, which is administered…

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LaPorte County Museum To Re-Open

     The La Porte County Historical Society announces its plans for the re-opening of their Museum on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at 2405 Indiana Avenue in La Porte.      In order to protect the public, museum staff, and volunteers from COVID-19, certain restrictions will be in place. Masks are required of all visitors…

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Michigan City Senior Center to Open!

      The Michigan City Senior Center will plan to re-open on a limited basis, with limited staffing on Wed, July 15th, 2020.  There will be strict safety protocols and restrictions in place.  Safety protocols are as follows:  #1 IF YOU ARE SICK, STAY HOME! For activities at the Senior Center, at all times…

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