New Member Signup
Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in April and unlock the prize grid within 21 days of sign up to receive up to $175 in prizes! Check at B Connected for details and restrictions or visit www.BConnectedOnline.com.
The Visiting Nurse Association's 18th annual VNA Stroll for Hospice is right around the corner - Sunday, May 5th. Onsite registration begins at 12 noon and the stroll steps off at 1:00 pm at Central Park Plaza, home to the Porter Health Amphitheater, 63 Lafayette Street in Valparaiso. For advance online registration, go to www.vnanwi.org/latest-events and click on the registration link. Registration forms are also available at the Visiting Nurse Association’s Administration Building at 501 Marquette Street in Valparaiso or you may register on the day of the event. Registration is $10 per walker, with children under 18 free. Teams of 6 or more may register for $50 per team. For more information call 219-531-8049.
Reggy is happy. He finally has a home. Reggy, for those who may not know, is the mascot for Whiting’s newly-opened Mascot Hall of Fame, which celebrated its grand opening this weekend.
See what’s new in April at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination: Easter buffet, Deacon Blues, spring spa specials, gaming excitement and more.
It’s happening again! The rousing All About the Girls (AATG) event presented by Ideas in Motion Media promises an evening of fun and inspiration from the minds of some of Northwest Indiana’s strongest women. Courage Over Comfort is the year’s theme, a perfect match for the event’s 5th anniversary.
Paving a path to success in the workplace is no easy task. For women, it can be even more intimidating. It can seem like there is an endless pressure to be perfect, and that pressure can make taking risks, especially in your career, nearly impossible. Purdue University Northwest is helping to break down the barriers that exist for women who hope to thrive in positions of power.
The Mascot Hall of Fame in Whiting, Indiana invites you to join us for a Grand Opening Celebration taking place Friday, April 5th through Sunday, April 7th. Enjoy this spectacular weekend filled with famous mascot appearances, family activities, photo ops, and an official MHOF Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the new, interactive children’s museum located at 1851 Front Street in Whiting.
The landscapes of Michigan City and La Porte have been dramatically improving. Residents of the communities can see the significant economic growth that both cities have experienced. The continued development of the area could not be possible without the generous contributions of investors. On Monday evening, the Economic Development Corporation of Michigan City (EDCMC) partnered with the Greater La Porte Economic Development Commission (GLEDC) to host an Investor Social at Patrick’s Grille in Michigan City.
It hardly needs saying, but St. Patrick’s Day and green go together like rainbows and pots of gold. The holiday has become practically synonymous with the color, and every year, the world blindly dons their finest green attire, consumes green beverages, and watches in wonder as the Chicago River transforms into a winding emerald ribbon. The tradition is so ingrained, that we don’t even question its origins.
Residents of the City of La Porte would have thought they were in the heart of New Orleans on Saturday night, as community members gathered at the La Porte Civic Auditorium for the Mayor’s Mardi Gras Ball. Mayor Mark Krentz hosted the event as a way to celebrate the city’s accomplishments.