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Plenty of Fun This July along the South Shore Line


South-Shore-Line-July-Fun-2017_01Need to know where to celebrate the 4th? Where to listen to the best local music? What about the Festival of the Lakes in Hammond? Summer is here and packed with fun events that you can enjoy by taking the South Shore Line!

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Gaming Excitement this June at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa


Blue-Chip-Gaming-June-2017June at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features a Salute to our Veterans motorcycle ride and dinner, a performance by ‘human jukebox’ Lou Gramm, spa and dining specials, gaming excitement and more.

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Weekend of Fun and Speed as Powerboat Racing Continues on Saturday at Fifth Annual Maple City Grand Prix

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What is 16 feet long, weighs 1,100 pounds and can accelerate from 0-60 mph in under four seconds? If you answered “Formula 1 Racing Boat,” you are correct, and you just might have been at the fifth annual Maple City Grand Prix in La Porte.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 Maple City Grand Prix

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There was a short time of despair when the rumor of not hosting the Maple City Grand Prix was floating around. However, put those fears aside and get ready for another great weekend of some fast, fast boat racing.

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WhoaZone Set to Open at Whihala Beach in Whiting On June 24

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WHO is it? The City of Whiting!
WHAT is it? WhoaZone!
WHERE is it? Whihala Beach!
WHEN is it? Why, in 15 days everyone!

You heard us, the wet, wild, wacky WhoaZone at Whihala Beach in Whiting will be open June 24th! Grab your suit, your friends and family, and get to the beach!

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Festival of the Lakes Carnival Mega Pass Now On Sale!

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation and Modern Midways are pleased to announce the return of the carnival Mega Pass for use at the 14th Annual Festival of the Lakes. The Mega Pass is on sale now for $50 each, in person at the Hammond Civic Center Business Office, 5825 S. Sohl Ave., Monday – Friday from 8:30 am. - 5:00 p.m. Pay via cash, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Beginning this year, Carnival Mega Passes can also be purchased online at www.festivalofthelakes.com.

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La Porte County Family YMCA's 2017 'Dancing Like A Star' A Massive Success

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The La Porte County Family YMCA sure knows how to throw a party!

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Sponsorship Opportunities Available for 5th Annual Maple City Grand Prix

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Watch the world's fastest tunnel boats as they handle right and left turns, switching directions on a dime and reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour in the 5th Annual Maple City Grand Prix on Stone Lake, La Porte, IN.

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La Porte Hospital Says Thank You to Emergency Workers with 2017 EMS Week Luncheon

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To show appreciation for the hard work of their Emergency Medical Service workers, La Porte Hospital celebrated EMS Week with an open house-style lunch on Tuesday. All area EMS providers were invited.

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Plenty of Fun This June Along the South Shore Line!

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Want to jam to Save the Dunes? Enjoy a jazz concert in South Bend? What about Chicago Blues Festival? Summer is here and its packed with fun events that you can enjoy by taking the South Shore Line!

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Summertime at the Sand Creek Country Club Outdoor Pool Paradise

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Having grown up in Chesterton, and with many friends’ families as members of the Sand Creek Country Club, one of my favorite summertime activities was spending the day at the Club’s private resort-like swimming pool.

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