Porter Regional Hospital Employees Join American Heart Association to Fight Heart Disease and Strokes at 2016 Heart Walk
Employees from many departments of Porter Regional Hospital came together to rally with the American Heart Association against heart disease and strokes at the Heart Walk on Saturday. Hundreds of participants gathered at Coffee Creek Watershed to celebrate survivors and raise funds for current heart disease and stroke patients.
Hank and Sherman don’t usually spend a lot of time at Culver’s of Valparaiso. That’s because they are a 5 week old calf and 5 year old rabbit, respectively. But, on September 24, the duo spent their afternoon hanging out in the parking lot as part of Culver’s “Thank you, farmers” event.
On Thursday, the Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC) and the NWI Contractors Political Action Committee hosted a luncheon in support of Indiana gubernatorial candidate John Gregg. Attendees of the luncheon got the chance to hear firsthand from Gregg about his campaign and they had the opportunity to ask questions during a question and answer session.
For most nine-year-olds, birthdays are all about parties with friends and lots of presents. For Holly Decker and Amelia Smith, birthdays have become a chance to give back.
Thirty Lake County Torch Bearers were selected to carry the ceremonious Torch through Lake County, Ind. in celebration of Indiana’s Bicentennial. The Torch Relay will take place in Lake County on October 9 and October 11.
1st Source Bank has contributed $10,000 to Marquette Catholic High School in support of their Business Technology Trading Lab. 1st Source Regional President Matt Vessely recently presented the funds to Principal Jim White. They were joined by Business Instructor Beth Golding, parents Mike and Tricia Sakich and Allyson Headd, Administrative Intern.