The birthstone that represents July is the ruby! The stone's vivid color and rarity are a draw for many. The element chromium is the cause of the ruby's red hue. Like diamonds, rubies are graded using the four Cs: cut, color, clarity, and carat weight.
The Summer Stroll – Regional Shop Hop features more than 20 different local shops and eateries offering shoppers in-store deals and discounts June 23-25 throughout Northwest Indiana. Shoppers are encouraged to tour multiple towns for a three-day shopping adventure.
Schultz Floral & Gifts is a local, family owned full service florist serving Valparaiso and the surrounding area. Sandie Schultz Sims carries on the tradition of owning/managing the flower shop started by her dad, Tony, in 1969. Sandie took over the store in January 2016 after a short break.
Close your eyes. Think of planning a wedding. What do you see? Beautiful white dresses and beautiful brides-to-be grinning at the prospect of picking out their perfect dresses, right? Keep your eyes closed. Do you see any future grooms there? Most likely not and with good reason.
If you’re looking for a family friendly and fun way to start your weekend, make sure to stop by the Chesterton European Market. There is a variety of food that entices you the minute you step out of your car. There is always fresh hot coffee, produce is sold at an assortment of booths, there are crafts and clothing, and plenty of items to treat yourself to or that would be a perfect gift for family and friends.
Albert's Diamond Jewelers in Schererville, Indiana was proud to present an exclusive collection of some of the world’s finest diamonds – the Le Vian collection – in a trunk show featuring some of the most unique, exclusive jewelry designs, many of which were never before seen.
Prom season is fast approaching ladies (and gentlemen), and where do you plan to go for your prom dress and accessories? Keep Catherine’s Bridal Boutique in mind when you begin to plan for the big night.
Brad Cavanaugh, owner of Air One Custom Photography is quite the artist. Many of you know him as an awesome photographer, but he does so much more than that. Case in Point: Cavanaugh’s Regional Poster Series. This series is a collection of shots that Cavanaugh took and then put his own artistic spin on each one.