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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for May 25 - 27, 2018


Believe it or not, Memorial Day is already upon us and June is just around the corner! With warm weather finally here to stay, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to get outside and enjoy the beautiful temperatures with the people you love! Take a look at all the awesome things happening this weekend, including markets, cruise nights, Star Wars, and more, with our 10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana! 

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#1StudentNWI: Camp Tecumseh, NHS, and Moving Forward at Westvile


What’s Happening: Camp Tecumseh

From Thursday, May 3rd to Friday, May 4th, the sixth graders from Westville went on their annual trip to Camp Tecumseh. Camp Tecumseh is a YMCA camp in Brookston, Indiana where students have the opportunity to learn new things about their environment and bond with their fellow classmates.

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#1StudentNWI: Marquette Celebrates Seniors


What recently happened

Recently, six students from Marquette attended La Porte County Leadership classes.

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A La Porte County Life In The Spotlight: Katrina Langford


While Katrina Langford is originally from Texas, her family set down roots in La Porte, Indiana. As a mother of four children, she has always been involved in the school system; however, her activism stretches across the entire La Porte community.

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#1StudentNWI: La Porte Brings Talent and Dedication Forward


Teacher Spotlight - Goers

Business and technology teacher Mr. Goers is hanging up his hat after 37 years of teaching.

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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for May 18 - 20, 2018


The weather is warm and the Region is heating up! This weekend features a whole slew of fun and worthwhile activities including charity events, free community dinners with the kids, popcorn with King T'Challa, dancing, and more! Need something to do this weekend? Look no further than our 10 Fun Things to do in NWI! 

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#1StudentNWI: Creating Community at La Lumiere


Cashing it in at Casino Night

Students are generally encouraged not to gamble, but one night a year at La Lumiere, that is thrown out the window. That night is Casino Night, where students put on their finest clothes, or some sweatpants, and head up to the cafeteria for some fun and friendly games. The teachers become intimidating dealers at Blackjack tables, roulette, and Spicy Uno. The students all receive chips when they enter, which they can bet however they like. At the end of the evening, the kids return their chips to their Headmaster Cup house for valuable points.

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A La Porte County Life In The Spotlight: Katie Eaton


Born and raised in Michigan City, Katie Eaton is a dedicated member of her community who is making an impact in more ways than one. From her role as Economic Development Manager at the Economic Development Corporation of Michigan City, to a mother of three, Eaton is determined to do what she can to foster the growth and development of her hometown.

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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for May 11 - 13, 2018


Mother's Day weekend is here and as we celebrate all the mothers and grandmothers that have helped to raise and inspire us, check out all the events going on this weekend to honor them! From hospital tours for expectant mothers, brunches at the park, theater shows on motherhood, days at the zoo, and more, this weekend promises something fun for every type of mother in Northwest Indiana! 

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#1StudentNWI: Michigan City High School Colors Their Way into Spring


What’s Happened?

The Michigan City Color Run, hosted by the sophomore class of 2020, occurred the morning of Saturday, April 21st, and was a blast for all involved. The weather was fairly nice, maybe a little cold for the viewers, but just the right temperature for a run.

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A La Porte County Life In The Spotlight: Brittany Fisher


Brittany Fisher was born and raised in LaPorte. She is a Purdue graduate looking to leave her northwest Indiana footprint. For her, she doesn’t plan on leaving her roots behind any time soon.

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