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A Note from the Michiana Humane Society: Lost Dog Found


Michiana-Humane-Society-Lost-Dog-FoundCamdon slipped his collar just a few hours after being adopted last week. He was in a strange neighborhood, not yet familiar with his people. And he is a skittish dog.

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Candlelight Vigil Held in Memory of New Prairie Student - Mark Mayfield


Snow fell softly, illuminated only by a projector screen. Photo after photo played on it while hundreds of people stood in silence. There are no words for the pain an entire community goes through upon the death of a young person.

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Frontline Foundations Hosts Free Family Group Support for Addiction


Frontline-FoundationsFor family members or loved ones struggling with addiction, Frontline Foundations, Inc. begins a free program this month for La Porte County residents. Family Matters Group Support will begin Tuesday, January 24th.

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Healthlinc Voted “Best Tree” at Barker Mansion


Healthlinc-Voted-Best-Tree-at-Barker-Mansion-01Congratulations go to Healthlinc, a Michigan City non-profit clinic, for their award-winning decorations at the Barker Mansion this past Christmas season. Eight non-profit groups helped decorate the mansion for the holidays; included with Healthlinc were Queen of All Saints’ Tapped In ministry, Tri Kappa Delta Mu, the Exchangette Club, Michigan City High School’s National Honor Society, Keys to Hope, Footlight Players, and Hesston Steam Museum. The touring public was invited to vote for their favorite Christmas tree throughout the month of December, and Healthlinc’s Victorian-inspired tree in the Foyer garnered the most votes.

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Franciscan Health Celebrates First Baby of 2017


Franciscan-Health-Celebrates-First-Baby-of-2017The Franciscan Health Center for Women and Children in Lafayette welcomed Montgomery County's first baby of the year at 4:42 p.m. on Jan. 1, 2017.

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Franciscan Health Dyer Welcomes First Baby of 2017


Franciscan-Health-Dyer-Welcomes-First-Baby-of-2017Kasper Otworowski, who came into the world at 1:46 a.m. Jan. 1, became the first child born in the new year in Lake County. He is shown at Franciscan Health Dyer with his mother, Monika, of Cedar Lake, before they were joined later by husband, Cezary, and other two sons, Kyle, 8, and Kevin, 6, who would meet their new brother for the first time.

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A Note from the Michiana Humane Society: Set an Extra Place


Michiana-Humane-Society-Set-an-Extra-Place-2016How was your holiday dinner this weekend? Did you have many people around the table? Could you have fed another 27% if they had shown up? What if they needed to spend the night?

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I Double Dog Dare You to Visit the Indiana Welcome Center for the Annual “A Christmas Story” Display

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“A Christmas Story” is already a magical holiday tradition, but the Indiana Welcome Center, located at 7770 Corinne Dr, in Hammond, really brings the story to life with its annual themed display.

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A Note from the Michiana Humane Society: Six Puppies


Michiana-Humane-Society-Six-PuppiesSix six-week-old husky-shepherd mix puppies arrived at the shelter this week. The mother's owner didn't bother having her spayed, but when she had puppies they didn't want them.

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A Note from the Michiana Humane Society: A Second Chance for Nanika


Michiana-Humane-Society-A-Second-Chance-for-NanikaOn Saturday, Rebecca posted this photo on our Facebook page along with this message: "Today marks one year since I went to Michiana Humane Society and brought home a sick, depressed, 17 year old cat. Today, a year later...we have a sassy, spoiled rotten, cuddly, and thriving handsome fellow! Happy 'Gotcha Day' to our dearly loved Nanika! We will forever be grateful to Michiana Humane Society for giving us the opportunity to adopt this guy."

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Brain Balance Achievement Centers: Gifts that Stimulate the Left Brain


Brain-Balance-Gifts-that-Stimulate-the-Left-BrainIf you’re shopping for a child who is left brain weak, the following gifts that were curated by parents of the Brain Balance Program stimulate the left brain and are the perfect choice!

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