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Check Out the Spring and Summer Menu from Symphony of Chesterton, Crown Point, and Dyer

Harmoney-restaurantSymphony of Chesterton, Dyer, and Crown Point just had the new Spring and Summer Heart Healthy Menu rolled out for their Harmony Restaurant that is located in each facility.

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Volunteers Make it Happen at Chicago Street Theatre

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The thing about community theatre is that it’s the community that makes it happen, every bit of it. What many people see are the actors and actresses on the stage, but there is so much more that goes on behind the scenes that not many know about. It takes an entire army of volunteers to get things prepared and kept in motion from the set design to the lighting to the promotion to the music to the sounds and more.

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NIETF Presents "This is My Brave Chicagoland" Mental Health Awareness Storytelling Event


The Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation is proud to announce that Valparaiso has been selected to host the Chicagoland This is My Brave live event May 19, 2016. This is My Brave is a live storytelling event where real people tell real stories about their real life mental health issues. Billed as #StorytellingSavesLives, This is My Brave seeks to remove the stigma of mental illness, open a dialog, and create opportunities for people to #LiveBrave and thoughtfully engage around the topic of mental health.

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Aftermath Cidery & Winery Gets Warm Reception from Community

Aftermath-Ribbon-cutting 5Aftermath Cidery & Winery opened its doors to the public with a special ribbon cutting ceremony on April 27th, and has been well received by the community.

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South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority Tourism Luncheon to Take Place on May 4, 2016

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The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority (SSCVA) is gearing up to celebrate National Tourism Week which runs May 1, 2016 to May 7, 2016. Each year they have events during that week that are directed toward the improvement of tourism in the Region and the celebration of all things unique along the South Shore.

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VHS holds "Telethon" at 2016 'April Antics'


Valparaiso High School Drama Club presents VHS Telethon! The scripted “telethon” was, in other words, April Antics 2016! On Friday, April 22, at 7:00 pm in the Valparaiso High School auditorium, talented students took the stage and wowed the audience with a student directed and written talent show, that combined a script with individual acts.

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Live Blog: Take the Train with your Bike for Soldier Field Walk & Roll


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Good morning all! Cait and Anna here, and we're live on the South Shore Line heading westbound to Chicago to get in on the annual Walk & Roll event for the American Cancer Society. 
The Walk & Roll has been around for the last 45 years, and each year it grows as more and more people join the fight against this awful disease. Thousands of people are said to be there this year, taking part on two wheels for the bike race or two feet for the 5K...

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Legendary Disco Act, Village People, to Perform at Whiting's Pierogi Fest


Pierogi Fest,® one of the wackiest festivals on the planet according to is pleased to announce that the Kings of Disco, the one and only VILLAGE PEOPLE are coming to this year’s festival which will be held in Downtown Whiting, Indiana July 29, 30 and 31. This is a new dimension to the festival.

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Meet a Kelsey's Steak House Family Member: Rafaela Alvarez Garcia


Many familiar and friendly faces can be found at Kelsey’s Steak House in Valparaiso. They serve their guests, they are the guests, they cook the food… They are your friends, neighbors, and family. Rafaela Alvarez Garcia, “Rafa” to close family and friends, has been part of the Kelsey’s family for the last 16 years. She came there to work with family and has since worked there with her brother, sister, daughter, nieces, and nephews.

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From First Pour to Last Call: A Night Out With Epic Limo


It was a chilly Friday night in January, but everyone was pretty stoked to take the brand spankin’ new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter party bus out on its maiden voyage. All of us on the Epic Limo staff were taking the bus out on the first Brew Tour for “research”, from here on out to be held on the second Friday of every month. Brian, Epic’s down-to-earth owner, promised us pizza & craft beer and with that, we all piled in and headed to our first stop,The Devil’s Trumpet out in Merrillville.

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Creative Ideas from Sandpaper's Pinterest Page


I took a look at the Sandpaper’s Pinterest page and it’s got all sorts of neat ideas involving Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan that will have the DIY and craft lovers on the edges of their hand-painted seats. There are many that will have you creating mental shopping lists and grabbing your keys as you map the quickest route to Sandpaper’s store in your head.

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