Annual Winterfest in LaPorte Indiana – 2020

      The annual WinterFest, organized by the La Porte Park and Recreation Department, returns the end of January  with many of the events enjoyed over the past years as well a couple new twists to bring a blast of winter fun to town.  Check back often for updates to the WinterFest line up!…

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Meet the 13th Annual Garden Show Speakers

The 13th Annual Garden Show is to be held on January 23rd, 2016 at the Porter County Expo Center, in Valparaiso Indiana. The show is an Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Event and the speakers will be  “Celebrating Our Roots – Growing Our Future.” The speakers will dazzle you with the many delights of the peony –…

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Obtain Significant Savings with Senior Home Modifications

by Steve Fugate, HandyPro of Northwest Indiana     There are many choices for elder care as you or your loved one’s health begins to decline.  From assisted living to nursing homes and senior housing, these can all be very costly options that can add up over the years.  Extending the time that you or a…

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“Million Dollar Quartet is a Rockin’ Good Time!

**** Recommended **** “Million Dollar Quartet” is an experience, an evening of in-your-face rock and roll!  More than half a million people have seen the show during its six-year run in Chicago.  Unfortunately, that run is coming to an end on January 17th, so for a few more days, you can still see Johnny Cash,…

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Shelf Ice Brew Fest Coming to Michigan City

The 5th annual Shelf Ice Brewfest will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 1- 5pm, (VIP entry at noon), located outdoors on Franklin Street between 6th and 8th Streets to highlight the best brew masters in the Great Lakes Area. Craft brewers from Indiana, Michigan, and beyond will be pouring their delicious concoctions…

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Love the “Dynamite Divas”, Roberta, Nancy, Gladys, Aretha; forget about the Story

**** Recommended **** Four leading ladies of soul – Roberta Flack, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight and Nancy Wilson – are Black Ensemble Theatre’s “Dynamite Divas: A Tribute to Women of Soul”.  If you’re looking for a show that’s pure musical fun, then this is the one for you!  The talent level on that stage is…

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Move over Tenors, the Baritones are in Town

***** Highly Recommended ***** Spending an evening at “Baritones Unbound” was a delight!  Whenever I hear that Hersey Felder is producing a show, I know it will be a musical treat, and “Baritones Unbound” was no exception.  The dialogue was a little rough, but I can’t tell you what a treat it was, to hear…

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Panorama Restaurant Reviews

Experience Steve’s Lounge in Hegewisch Located in an almost forgotten corner of southeast Chicago, in the quaint and historic neighborhood of Hegewisch is an isolated blue collar community boarded by Lake Calumet, railroad tracks and the Ford assembly plant you’ll find Steve’s Lounge. It is in this almost ideal “classic tavern” environment that one can…

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New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve  Click here for more info: on these events 12/31/2018 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Family Fun at Deep River Park Deep River County Park, Hobart in 12/31/2018 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm New Year’s Eve at Deep River Park Deep River County Park, Hobart in 12/31/2018 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm New…

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Special Consensus Visits Valparaiso

THE SPECIAL CONSENSUS is a four person acoustic bluegrass band that began performing in the Midwest in the spring of 1975.The first band album was released in 1979 when the band began touring on a national basis. In 1984, The Special Consensus initiated the Traditional American Music (TAM) Program in schools across the country and…

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