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The Unification of Purdue North Central and Purdue Calumet

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Local colleges Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central will soon come together and become Purdue Northwest, which is a major change for both schools.

We recently sat down with Purdue Northwest's Chancellor and Vice Chancellor to talk about how the two locations will be taking their best attributes to become one outstanding college.

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The Purdue University Northwest Transition Timeline

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With the announcement of Purdue Northwest many have been wondering when the major changes will take place.

We recently sat down with Purdue Northwest's Chancellor and Vice Chancellor to talk about when the merge will take place, and how that will effect both PNC and PUC students.

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Positive New Year's Resolutions


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With 2016 right around the corner, we went down to Valpo's popular ice rink to ask a few people what good things they want to happen within the new year - whether that be goals for themselves, others, or for the community.

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What It Means To Be A Student - Mid-School Year Edition


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To have attended a high school means one thing, but to be a student means another. We talked to our #1StudentNWIs about what it means to be a part of their high school - whether it be as a Viking, Trojan, or Red Devil. Our high school insiders tell us what it's like to be a part of their community and why they take pride in going to their high school.

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Porter Health Care System Keeps Annual Tradition Alive with Turkey Giveaway

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Each year Porter Regional Hospital gives back to their associates for the holidays. In particular, for Thanksgiving, they give away free turkeys for their holiday dinner. We were on the scene at Porter Regional Hospital and Portage Hospital to talk to some of Porter's turkey giveaway volunteers about why they like to be a part of the two day event, how it's one way that Porter cares, and how some giveaway their free turkeys to families who need it the most.

To read more on Porter's holiday tradition, follow this link: http://www.valpolife.com/community/family/57077-porter-continues-a-great-holiday-tradition-for-the-health-care-system-s-family

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Help Overhead Door of NWI Support the Needy This Holiday Season

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The holiday season is all about giving back to others, and that has always been a part of Overhead Door's philosophy. We recently sat down with Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana's General Manager to get the details on their annual toy and food drive, and where the community can assist in their mission to improve the holidays for many.

To learn more about the folks at Overhead Door, take a look at our partner profile: http://www.nwindianalife.com/partner-profiles/93-overhead-door-of-northwest-indiana

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A Thank You to the Duneland YMCA

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For the Duneland YMCA their community isn't just one they live in - it's one they've truly been a part of for decades.

As a organization that has helped so many in the Duneland area, we got some familiar faces of the YMCA together to help them give thanks to the Duneland Y and every person that has allowed it strive and grow for so many years.

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A Lifetime of Showbiz to Benefit Local Veterans

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In a few weeks there will be a special event happening at Merrillville's Star Plaza - and we brought in some important people to talk about it. A Lifetime of Showbiz isn't just a converstation between two community heavy weights - it's also a chance to give back to local profits, veterans, and it has other activities to make the whole night jam-packed.To find more information on A Lifetime of Showbiz visit this link: http://www.southshorecva.com/showbiz

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Top Five Life Stories of the Week: 10/13/2015


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Trains, football games, and wine on flowered plains - oh my. For the second week of October Northwest Indiana didn't slow down a bit. For our Top Five Life Stories this week we go over an appearance of a historic train, La Porte High School's Homecoming game, a ceremony for breast cancer awareness, and a stroll through the gorgeous Serenity Springs.

To catch up on the past week's top fives, take a look at this playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFHXUvNUP0dBwE5sCnb0Nean2QUdO3mqn

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Top Five Life Stories of the Week: 10/6/2015


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It's the first week of October, but that doesn't mean things are slowing down in Northwest Indiana. For this week's top five stories we go over an exciting homecoming game for our football gallery of the week, a discussion on manufacturing, a golf outing to raise money for a prominent children's hospital, a cooking competition for 93 men, an inspiring talk from a submarine captain.

To catch up on the past week's top fives, take a look at this playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFHXUvNUP0dBwE5sCnb0Nean2QUdO3mqn

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Top Five Stories of the Week: 9/29/2015


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As we're inching closer to October and the full swing of fall, Northwest Indiana is slowly wrapping up their summer events. This week we highlight a trailblazing female football player, homecoming for Portage High School, a half marathon through the Indiana Dunes State Park, one of the biggest Brew Fests in the region and a great addition to Michigan City.

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