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Calumet College of St. Joseph Holds Their 18th Annual Golf Outing


Monday afternoon, Calumet College of St. Joseph welcomed people who have supported the Athletic Department to Lost Marsh Golf Course in Hammond for the 18th annual Calumet College of St. Joseph Golf Outing. Over 80 people were brought together for a perfect summer afternoon filled with fun shared memories. It was a great way to raise funds for CCSJ student athletes!

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Hobart Resident and Longtime St. Mary Medical Center Volunteer Mary Adams Receives Golden Hoosier Award From the State of Indiana


The State of Indiana recognized Hobart resident Mary Adams on Friday with the state’s premier honor for seniors: the 2017 Golden Hoosier Award.

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Symphony of Chesterton Continues to Achieve Excellence in 2017

Symphony-of-Chesterton-Continues-to-Achieve-Excellence-in-2017_01Symphony of Chesterton has done it again! This is Chesterton's third win for the corporation’s high note trophy award! The traveling trophy is given to the post-acute network facility that continues to achieve excellence in quality care and is taken directly from patient satisfaction surveys. Dr. Nirmala Murugavel, pictured with the high note trophy, is the facilities medical director and has been instrumental in its success from the beginning. Dr. Murugavel states" quality care has and always will be my focus."

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Community Healthcare System Welcomes New Operations Director of Occupational Health

COHMS-Mark-SavageCommunity Healthcare System’s Occupational Health department recently welcomed Mark Savage as its new Operations Director. A seasoned professional in the area of workforce health and safety, Savage will be responsible for management of the system’s Occupational Health operations in both Lake and Porter Counties.

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#BehindTheRibbon: Meet Nick Chengary, Service Technician at Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana

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Nick Chengary, a service technician for Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana, was born in Hegewisch community area of Chicago but now resides in Whiting. His career with Overhead Door of Northwest Indiana started last June when he was brought on board to be a part of the team and as a service technician, Chengary spends his days installing and repairing garage doors.

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PNW Faculty Member Honored by Westville Area Chamber of Commerce

Garcia-Saenz_MarthaPurdue University Northwest Professor Emerita of Construction Engineering & Management Technology Martha Garcia-Saenz was recently honored by the Westville Area Chamber of Commerce for her years of service to the organization.

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Dave Rose Set to Retire from Horizon Bank

DaveRose_2011Dave Rose, Market President of Porter County Indiana for Horizon Bank, has announced his retirement as of July 7, 2017.

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Horizon Bank: New La Porte District Manager, Jennifer Shoup, Celebrating 30 Years in Banking in June

Jennifer-Shoup-2017a Lifelong La Porte County resident, Jennifer Shoup, recently joined Horizon Bank in March as the district manager of La Porte County, and she’s also celebrating 30 years in banking this June.

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Marianna Piskor is Franciscan Health's May Ambassador of 2017

Marianna-Piskor-is-Franciscan-Healths-May-Ambassador-of-2017Marianna Piskor, an environmental associate who has served with the hospital more than three years, is Franciscan Health Michigan City’s May Ambassador of the Month.

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Chris Stidham of Rhame & Elwood Helping to Shape the Future of Portage


From a young age, Chris Stidham knew he wanted to make an impact, not only in his career, but also in his community.

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St. Mary Medical Center Names Employee of 2016

St-Mary-Medical-Center-Names-Employee-of-2017St. Mary Medical Center has named Hugo Garcia, of Hobart, STAR Employee of the Year May 12 at the hospital’s 44th Annual Service Awards dinner. Nearly 250 employees and guests came together to celebrate the employee of the year and other staff who have been recognized for their years of service to the hospital.

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