It's time for Independence Day in the region, and there's celebrations happening in many different cities. Since 2010 we have been on the ground taking photos of the biggest parades and spectacular fireworks shows. Before 2016's celebrations roll around we take a look back at the last five years. To see all of the parades and firework displays, visit here: www.photos.ideasinmotionmedia.com/Festivals-Parades
#TuesdayGoodNewsDay is back! Check out the June 28tht edition of our weekly show highlighting good news in Northwest indiana, featuring a busy weekend in downtown Valpo, 6 Lake County hospitals benefiting from a local nonprofit, a successful networking event in Portage, a new scholarship program in Michigan City, #BikeSouthShore and the Good Life Awards!
LIFE Video Producer Anna Hanson and LIFER Caitlin Vanlaningham recently decided to do things a little different and take a bike up to Chicago on the South Shore Line.
#TuesdayGoodNewsDay this week features a load of positive stories designed to get you thinking "good news" again - see some stories of kids doing great fundraising, graduations, some thoughts on "revolution" and "change", a community coming together to support one of their own, and a local business supporting students who worked hard to improve their grades!
VHS Graduation: http://photos.ideasinmotionmedia.com/Education/Graduations/2016/Valparaiso-High-School/
VHS Students Make Music To Fight Poverty at Annual ASAP Concert
#AllAboutTheGirls2 was a celebration of strong women sharing their stories of experiences and decisions that lead them to become the leaders they are today. Thanks to Jeanne, Denise, Kimberly, Michelle, Sue, Marie, Maura, Jennifer, and Jenny for speaking and sharing their stories! Read up on the event here: http://www.nwindianalife.com/entertainment/gatherings/60155-allaboutthegirls-part-2-celebrated-the-strong-women-of-the-region
It's Tuesday, which makes it another Good News Day with our weekly roundup of positive stories taking place in Northwest Indiana!
This week, #TuesdayGoodNewsDay takes a look at some great stories including:
Don Roberts Beauty School Lets High School Students Get a Jump Start on Careers and Dreams http://www.nwindianalife.com/community/education/60148-don-roberts-beauty-school-lets-high-school-students-get-a-jump-start-on-careers-and-dreams
Emma Havrilla Takes First Place in PHS Distinguished Young Woman Awards 2016
#TuesdayGoodNewsDay makes a triumphant return for the second week with a good news roundup of the biggest stories in the region for the May 17th edition!
Anna walks you through a wonderful weekend of great events - see the stories, photos, and video below:
Valparaiso High School Grand March: http://photos.ideasinmotionmedia.com/Education/Dances-and-Grand-Marches/2016-VHS-Grand-March
365 Things to Do in Northwest Indiana: Portage edition: http://www.portagelife.com/videos/entertainment-videos/60111-365-things-to-do-in-northwest-indiana-portage
Maple City Pub Crawl:
It's prom season in the region, and there's one event that is much of a tradition for us as it is for Valparaiso High School - their grand march. Since 2010 we have been on the floor taking photos of the kids in their fancy outfits, and this year is no different. Before 2016's Grand March rolls around we take a look back at the last five years. To see all of the grand marches, visit here: www.valpolife.com/grandmarch