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Gaming Excitement this April at Blue Chip Casino


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Sign up for a new B Connected Membership in April and unlock the prize grid within 21 days of sign up to receive up to $175 in prizes! Check at B Connected for details and restrictions or visit www.BConnectedOnline.com.

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Blooms Greenhouse Grower Outlet prepares for spring rush

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On April 13, Blooms Greenhouse Grower Outlet is prepared to welcome spring time and reopen for a new season of business! This will be the fifth spring that the Kingsbury-based greenhouse has offered retail options to the community. Rich Christakes, Co-Owner of Kingsbury Acres Greenhouse, believes that Blooms is filling a void within the community: supplying the best quality for the best price.

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VNA Stroll for Hospice just around the corner


VNA-Stroll-for-Hospice-just-around-the-corner The Visiting Nurse Association's 18th annual VNA Stroll for Hospice is right around the corner - Sunday, May 5th. Onsite registration begins at 12 noon and the stroll steps off at 1:00 pm at Central Park Plaza, home to the Porter Health Amphitheater, 63 Lafayette Street in Valparaiso. For advance online registration, go to www.vnanwi.org/latest-events and click on the registration link. Registration forms are also available at the Visiting Nurse Association’s Administration Building at 501 Marquette Street in Valparaiso or you may register on the day of the event. Registration is $10 per walker, with children under 18 free. Teams of 6 or more may register for $50 per team. For more information call 219-531-8049.

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Pet Sematary Review

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Rating: 7/10

Overview: Doctor Louis Creed (Jason Clarke) wants the opportunity to spend more time with his wife and children. He decides to relocate out of the busy city and into a rural house on a large plot of forest land. Contained in this forest is a pet cemetery that sits on an old Indian burial ground. This burial ground contains many mysterious secrets that seem destined to be explored by Dr. Creed.

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Dining Specials Offered at Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa this April


Blue-Chip-Dining-August-2017 Celebrate Easter on Sunday, April 21, with a Prime Rib Brunch at Options from 8am to 11am for $22.99 plus tax, and a Prime Rib and Seafood Dinner buffet from Noon to 8pm for $26.99 plus tax. Add a one-pound bucket of snow crab for $9.99.

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Whiting Celebrates Reggy's New Home at Mascot Hall of Fame Grand Opening

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Reggy is happy. He finally has a home. Reggy, for those who may not know, is the mascot for Whiting’s newly-opened Mascot Hall of Fame, which celebrated its grand opening this weekend.

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April at Blue Chip: Easter Buffet, Deacon Blues, Spring Spa Specials and More


Blue-Chip-Gaming-September-2017 See what’s new in April at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination: Easter buffet, Deacon Blues, spring spa specials, gaming excitement and more.

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All About The Girls Part 5 to celebrate courage over comfort

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It’s happening again! The rousing All About the Girls (AATG) event presented by Ideas in Motion Media promises an evening of fun and inspiration from the minds of some of Northwest Indiana’s strongest women. Courage Over Comfort is the year’s theme, a perfect match for the event’s 5th anniversary.

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Cape Line beverages make for perfect summer sippers

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Spiked seltzers have become increasingly popular over the past several years. A lighter alternative to beer, and a less sweet alternative to flavored malt beverages (FMBs) like Mike’s Hard Lemonade, spiked seltzers let drinkers sip and excuse the worries of typical headaches and calories. While some have found spiked seltzers too bland enjoy with sincerity, Indiana Beverage just began distributing a new line of beverages that cuts through this outlook — Cape Line.

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Walt Disney's 2019 "Dumbo" Brings warm message with new twists

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Rating: 8/10

Overview: The once famous Medici Circus has fallen on tough times in the early 1900’s. The United States is suffering from World War I and the Circus is struggling to provide fresh entertainment to customers. However, owner Max Medici (Danny Devito) may have found a way to solve his issues. One of his elephants gives birth to a baby with extremely large ears and other hidden gifts. Medici must try to use baby Dumbo to enliven interest from his customers and save his business.

Dumbo is rated PG for peril/action, some thematic elements and brief mild language

What Worked: There were many aspects of the 2019 remake of Dumbo that were executed very well. To begin, I thought that the acting was very solid. The two main actors carrying the movie were Max Medici...

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Art Barn School of Art launches new ceramic arts program this April

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In April, the Art Barn School of Art in Valparaiso will be offering new ceramics classes. Thanks to a grant from Porter County Community Foundation (PCCF), the school was able to purchase equipment and convert what was originally old storage space into a brand new Ceramics Art Studio.

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