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PNW Unveils 19th Annual Odyssey Sculpture and Art Exhibit

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Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is celebrating the 19th Odyssey Sculpture and Art Exhibit with a public reception on Saturday, Nov. 4 at 5:00 pm (CDT) in the James B. Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex (DSAC), located on the Westville campus, 1401 S. U.S. Highway 421.

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Symphony of Chesterton Throws Huge Bash With Beer, Family, and Halloween Fun

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With year 1 in the books, the staff at The Symphony of Chesterton seemed devoted to outdo their inaugural Boos, Brews, & Brats celebration - and they did not disappoint! Armed with a more diverse food selection and more extravagant decorations than last year’s event, the new and returning guests alike were duly impressed.

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Plenty of Fun This November along the South Shore Line


Plenty-of-Fun-This-August-along-the-South-Shore-Line-2017 Need to know where you can start your holiday shopping? Where you can attend an artist reception? What about the Christkindlmarket in Chicago? The colder season is here, but there are still plenty of fun events that you can enjoy by taking the South Shore Line!

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Franciscan Health Foundation Annual Gala Raises Funds for Three Great Region Missions


franciscan-gala-2017-1On Saturday, the Franciscan Health Foundation of Northern Indiana hosted their annual gala to benefit three bigger missions in the Region: St. Monica’s Home, NICU Transport Team of Crown Point, and the new Franciscan Hospital in Michigan City.

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Wickedly Whiting Brings a Unique October Festival to the City of Whiting

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With fire juggling, roving packs of clowns, and oddities encased in jars, the rain and lightening only added to the eerie carnival that blanketed Whiting's downtown like an otherworldly fog on Saturday for Wickedly Whiting.

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Kabelin Ace Hardware Gets Families into the Halloween Spirit with Pumpkin Carving Event

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Kabelin Ace Hardware helped families get into the Halloween spirit on Saturday by hosting Pumpkin Carving events at all of their locations throughout Northern Indiana.

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Bold New Exhibitions at Lubeznik Center for the Arts

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From October 23 through January 6 2018, Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) will feature two new exhibitions: Fragile Codes and In the Abstract. The exhibits juxtapose artworks using one of the oldest techniques, "encaustic" or hot wax paintings, with the newest technologies in digital art.

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One-hour Documentary “Going Rolling” Film About the Town of Rolling Prairie Indiana to Air on South Bend Michiana WNIT PBS-TV, November 19th at 5:00pm CST


Rick-Erwin-MediaRick Erwin Media’S one hour documentary “Going Rolling” is a unique look at the town of Rolling Prairie, it’s history and people that lived, thrived and prospered during the town’s heydays between 1920 and 1960 when this sleepy little town’s main road, U.S. Route Twenty ran right through the downtown district from Chicago to New York City. At one time Rolling Prairie had three grocery stores, thirteen gas stations and a world class restaurant, The Peacock Fountain Inn that served travelers such as Bob Hope and Clark Gable. Just passing through with a camera, Erwin talked and filmed many of the town’s residents who still remembered the 1920’s, the great depression and a simpler life as folks moved throughout the region on their cracky wagons.

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Amhurst Asylum: Bringing the Fear Every Year

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When visitors walk through Amhurst Asylum, they see dilapidated padded cells crawling with demented inhabitants, and dangling corpses shrouded in spider webs. Shrieks and cackles echo in the darkness while wild eyes leer through boarded walls. Finally, the smell of gasoline, accompanied by the roar of a chainsaw, greet them as their nightmarish journey comes to an end.

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Dunes Arts Foundation Elects New Board and Officers


dunes-arts-foundationThe Dunes Arts Foundation (DAF), a non-profit 501(c)3 organization which operates The Dunes Summer Theatre located at 288 Shady Oak Dr., Michigan City, IN, today announces the election of 5 new board members, as well as the election of officers.

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La Porte High School Hosts 2017 Fall Choir Concert

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La Porte High School hosted their 2017 Fall Choir Concert on Wednesday night to a packed house. It wasn’t just the high school kids that performed either, students from the Boston and Kesling Middle School 8th grade Choirs also participated. Add to that the high school choirs, which were the Beginning and Intermediate Women’s Choirs, the Men’s Chorus, Treble Chorale, and Mixed Chorale, and there were over 300 students participating in the event at La Porte High School’s Auditorium.

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