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Valparaiso Police Department Fireworks Safety Tips for 4th of July 2015

valpopoliceThe Valparaiso Police Department is reminding individuals to think safety during the July 4th Holiday Weekend. The July 4th weekend has typically involved alcoholic beverages during weekend celebrations. Additional officers will be on patrol during the holiday weekend searching for impaired drivers. If you are going to consume alcoholic beverage plan ahead, be responsible and don’t drink and drive.

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Cadette Girl Scouts Donate to Carmelite House in 2015

Cadette-Girl-Scouts-Donate-to-Carmelite-House-01Cadette Girl Scout troop 229 planned and executed a service project for Carmelite House children’s home in conjunction with the Easter holiday in April. The 6th grade girls from Washington Twp. Middle School planned a party with the girls making cupcakes for the snack and creating 66 individual Easter baskets for the resident children at Carmelite House. Highlights of the party were doing an egg hunt and having photos taken with the Easter bunny. Along with troop leader Candy Fisher the girls also sought donations totaling over $400.00 to buy new educational toys for the play room at the Carmelite House. Sister Mary Michael acted as advisor to the troop for this project.

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PNC Women in Engineering and Technology Scholarships in 2015

Women-Eng-Scholarship-2015The Purdue University North Central Women in Engineering and Technology organization recently awarded scholarships to Natasha Daugherty, of LaPorte and formerly of Star City, and to Melissa Cowan, of Wanatah, both students in the PNC College of Engineering and Technology.

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Thousands Come Out for Duneland Chamber's Fireworks on the Lakefront

Duneland Fireworks Chamber 2015-2For just under a decade fireworks have been set off a little early in Chesterton. For seven years and counting the Duneland Chamber has hosted their fireworks display for thousands of people on the Dunes Lakeshore, a whole three days before the 4th of July.

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Culver's of Valparaiso Hosts Lakeshore PAWS as Charity of July 2015

Lakeshore-PAWS-Valpo-Charity-July-2015Join us for the month of July as we host Lakeshore PAWS as our Charity for the month.

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Calvary Link: Growing Together in 2015

Calvary-Link-Growing-Together-2015Kay and I are coming up on our second anniversary here in Valparaiso. It's been two years since we moved here from Southern California. People ask us if we miss living there, and the answer is, honestly, no. We miss the people there and some of the fun places to eat, but think about it, we have a wonderful church family, great places to eat, and Chicago is close. Plus we all the water we can drink, and we can buy and light fireworks! Church, food, Chicago, water, and blowing things up - all life essentials!

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The Gary Air Show is Back! Here's All You Need to Know!

GaryAirShowLogoFor the past two years, NWI residents had to miss out on the exciting, high flying entertainment that came from the Gary Air Show. However, after much anticipation the Gary Airshow is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

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