Category Archives: Winter Sports

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Football Superbowl Party Recipes from Blain’s Farm & Fleet

Football pre-season is underway, and that means tailgate parties! While you cheer for your favorite team, you need something delicious to snack on. If you’re tired of the same dips and wings at every tailgate party, look no further. Blain’s Farm & Fleet has put together some new recipes for you to try out this…

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New Ice Skating Rink Downtown LaPorte

From January 21-February 21, 2022 enjoy a temporary refrigerated ice rink at Monroe and State Streets in Downtown LaPorte! We will have food trucks, lessons and other special events during the over four weeks of skating. WinterFest Ice Rink has a limited supply of hockey and figure skates available for rent. Must have socks! Outdoor…

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Beginner's Guide to Running Outside in the Winter

Beginner’s Guide to Running Outside in the Winter

The weather should never stop you from doing what you love. Run safely this season with our beginner’s guide to running outside in the winter.

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Unique Outdoor Activities for Your Family This Winter

Unique Outdoor Activities for Your Family This Winter

If you feel like you’ve tried everything to get your kids to play outside this winter, check out some unique outdoor activities for your family this winter.

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Indoor Sports You Can Play at Home

Indoor Sports You Can Play at Home

Right now, people are spending more time indoors due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although minimizing contact with lots of people is necessary for safety reasons, it can feel quite constricting as you try to figure out what to do to occupy your free time. Fortunately, there are many indoor sports you can play at home.…

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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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Breakfast for Female Veterans – Portage

     Women in Bloom is hosting its first breakfast honoring female veterans on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the VFW Post 2511 in Porter located at 1290 Wagner Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-1257, United States.      The Veteran’s breakfast is from 8:30 to 10:30 and includes breakfast for the honoree and one guest complimentary…

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Winter Travel – What To Bring – What To Do If Stranded

ITEMS TO KEEP IN YOUR CAR: • Gloves & Hat • Small Camping Shovel • Bag Of Salt • A Flare & Distress Flag • A flashlight • Boots • Spare Tire • Ice Scraper • Change of Clothes, (in case you get wet) • Blankets • Candle & Matches (to keep warm in case…

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When is Ice Fishing Safe?

When is Ice Fishing Safe?      There is no sure answer. Ice is tricky, and just because a lake or stream is frozen doesn’t mean the ice is safe. To understand the factors involved in the strength of ice, it’s necessary to understand how ice forms on lakes and streams and a few of…

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Tailgating Recipes from Blain’s Farm & Fleet

Football pre-season is underway, and that means tailgate parties! While you cheer for your favorite team, you need something delicious to snack on. If you’re tired of the same dips and wings at every tailgate party, look no further. Blain’s Farm & Fleet has put together some new recipes for you to try out this…

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