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Create a Holiday Tradition

Create a New Christmas Tradition Today!      We believe one of the best things about Christmas is the family traditions that build up around it, creating happy memories that last long after the last of the Christmas is gone. So, continue your family tradition or start a new one, and here’s five special ideas…

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Ice Skating In Northwest Indiana

 Skating is freedom and exercise and beauty and fun. It is a great way to embrace winter while experiencing the joy of gliding over the ice with friends and family. In order to experience the joy of skating, you have to learn the sport. It might seem an easy concept – just put on a…

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Kringle’s Craft Show – Hammond Indiana

 Celebrate the Holidays with the Kringle’s Craft Show and vendor show on Saturday, Dec. 4th, 2021 at 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Hammond Sportsplex. Hosted by Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond.  The Kringle’s Craft Show will take place on the indoor artificial turf soccer field where guests can…

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Towle Theater Presents “A Fabulous 50’s Christmas” Musical

     Towle Theater in Hammond Indiana is pleased to bring back “A Fabulous 50’s Christmas,” just in time to get you in the holiday mood. This hallmark holiday show for 15 years has been sold out to audiences. The overall concept of the show was created by Managing Director, Jeff Casey in 2003. It…

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Where to Go For Christmas Lights

     Seems like the one thing popular this year during the Pandemic is to go see Christmas lights from the safety of your own car. We’ve compiled a list of Very Popular places for you to enjoy in the Northwest Indiana Region.      Folks are wanting to celebrate the season and give their…

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Lake, Porter and LaPorte County Updated Covid Test Sites

 NWIndiana Testing Sites Have Changed     It’s been over a year, and the Covid Test Sites have changed. Many hospitals are no longer offering Covid Tests. The Current Covid Conditions are still challenging to many of us, especially when it comes to testing.        Hoosiers will not be charged for testing and insurance…

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“Night Tide” A Quirky Little Musical at the Towle – Review by Carol Moore

*** Recommended The Towle Theater is open again! It was wonderful to return to one of my favorite theaters where I got to catch up with friends and see the world premiere of quirky little musical mystery called “Night Tide” – kind of a Creature Feature/Beach Boys mash-up. “Night Tide” is hard to classify. It…

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4 Fun Tourist Destinations in Northwest Indiana

4 Fun Tourist Destinations in Northwest Indiana

Taking a trip this year is difficult with the necessary COVID-19 precautions, but there are ways for you to still get away. Whether you’re a Midwesterner looking to stay local or from farther away, northwest Indiana is a prime spot for outdoor fun. Peruse these four fun tourist destinations in northwest Indiana as you plan…

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Towle Theater Presents “Night Tide”

“Night Tide,” a new musical inspired by the 1961 mystery-thriller B movie, will be presented by Towle Theater September 17-19, 24-26, 30, October 1-3, 2021 in Hammond Indiana.  After being closed for 19 months, Their opening show is the World Premiere musical comedy “Night Tide.”   Music by Nathania Wibowo and book & lyrics by Taylor…

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Sinatra Forever Concert, Hammond Indiana

     Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to host at the Pavilion at Wolf Lake for Sinatra Forever on Saturday, September 18th, 2021.        Sinatra Forever: A Salute to Frank Sinatra is a concert that pays homage to the greatest singer of all time.      Sinatra Forever is…

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