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2017 Chicago Poker Classic Registration Now Open at Horseshoe Casino

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Guinness World Record Set at Horseshoe Hammond

Horseshoe Hammond’s 9th annual Chicago Poker Classic starts Thursday, March 2 and runs through Monday, March 13. The CPC kicks off with a $360 No-Limit Hold’em tournament that drew in 2,160 players last year, creating a prize pool close to $700,000. 1st place winner Jeffrey G. from Chicago, IL walked away with over $100,000. Similar turnouts are expected this year.

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Visit Blackbird Cafe on March 8th for A Day About Women

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On March 8, International Women’s Day, women across the world are advocating for women’s rights by participating in A Day Without Women. During Blackbird Cafe’s A Day About Women, view art from local women artists, engage in conversations about women’s issues, take direct action through postcard writing, enjoy performances designed to share women’s experiences and learn how you can take action to help women in your own community!

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March into Spring 2017 with Some Fun Along the South Shore Line!


March-into-Spring-2017-with-Some-Fun-Along-the-South-Shore-LineThe weather is beginning to warm and there is a ton going on throughout Chicagoland! The South Shore Line can get you to hundreds of events taking place throughout the month of March and the best part: up to three kids can ride free with an accompanying adult!

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Methodist Hospitals Foundation Hosts Nearly 400 at 2017 Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit

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TEXTOn Saturday, nearly 400 people gathered at Innsbrook Country Club in Merrillville for the Methodist Hospitals Foundation's annual Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefit. The 2017 Masquerade Benefit was held and celebrated for the benefit of Methodist Hospitals Heart & Vascular Institute in order to allow them to continue to provide the most technologically advanced and highest quality care for their patients.

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Bride Blu A 7-Time Success at Blue Chip Casino

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Dozens of vendors and hundreds of brides-to-be, with friends and families in tow filled the Stardust Event Center at Blue Chip Casino this weekend for their annual bridal event, Bride Blu 2017.

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Hospice of the Calumet Area Hosts Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser

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You don’t have to look far to find great fashion in Northwest Indiana. The Center for Visual and Performing Arts hosted their third annual fashion show to benefit The Hospice of the Calumet Area.

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219 Day Celebrates Pride in All Things "The Region"

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Northwest Indiana celebrated the Region’s official “219 Day” holiday on Saturday night at the Hammond Civic Center, where hundreds of Region Rats gathered to enjoy a night honoring everything that our corner of the state represents.

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Albert’s Diamond Jewelers Celebrates Valentine’s Day By Wedding Couples

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Every day of the year, Albert’s Diamond Jewelers creates a warm and personal experience for each customer who walks through the door. Albert’s has always succeeded in providing wonderful customer care to each client.

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Rittenhouse Residents Do the Cupid Shuffle at 2017 Sweetheart Dance

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"I... can’t help.... falling in love... with youuu..."
The Elvis Presley classic streamed throughout the dining room of the Rittenhouse Village of Valparaiso on Valentine’s Day. Dancers waltzed around the room together, drifting with the sounds of the 50’s. Then, suddenly they picked up the pace, clucking along to the Chicken Dance, before sliding into the Cupid Shuffle.

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Valparaiso Family YMCA Shows Love for the 80's at 12th Annual Y-Bash Silent Auction Event

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Shoulder pads and track suits might be making a comeback, judging by the crowd that filled the Porter County Expo Center Saturday night to celebrate at the Valpo Family YMCA’s 12th annual Y-Bash.

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February at Blue Chip: Valentine’s Day Dining, Spa Specials and Gaming Excitement


Blue-Chip-Gaming-February-2017There’s a lot to love in February at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with Valentine’s Day dining and spa specials, daily poker tournaments and live music.

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