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Blue Chip Casino's Eighth Annual Brewfest Media Preview Night Showcases Local Craft and Creativity

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The Blue Chip Casino was host to an IPA-lover’s paradise on Thursday evening, where brewmasters from 11 local breweries showcased their handcrafted brews to media members and selected guests in preparation for the Eighth Annual Blue Chip Brewfest in May.

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United Way of Porter County Brings Women Together at 2018 Women United Bunco Bash

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Bells were ringing on April 17th as women from around Porter County gathered to play some good old-fashioned Bunco. United Way of Porter County hosted their 2nd Annual Women United Bunco Bash at Spa Special Events Center in Porter. Sponsored by Porter Regional Hospital, the event offered a fun, social opportunity to support United Way’s mission to uplift lives in Porter County.

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NWI Young Professionals Bring You the First Annual Region Games: May 5th

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Good things happen when great people come together all in the name of philanthropy. On Saturday May fifth, five regional young professionals’ groups: Full Circle Young Professionals (from the Duneland and Portage Chambers), EPIC (Crossroads Chamber), Young Leaders United (YLU – United Way of Porter County), La Porte Jaycees (La Porte Chamber), and the Lakefront Career Network (LCN – Michigan City Chamber) will host the first annual Region Games!

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Whiting Mascot Hall of Fame Open House Celebrates the Mascots That Make American Sport So Much Fun

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Sporting events are an integral part of American culture as teams build a culture around their stadiums, ballparks, and fields. A key part of that culture are the mascots who create lifelong memories for kids and families that come out to support their favorite teams. Whiting, well known for its calendar of fun, family-friendly events, is building a Mascot Hall of Fame for families to come and learn about, engage with, and appreciate those icons of American sports.

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Judas Priest Brings Heavy Metal to Hammond's Horseshoe Casino

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When speaking of iconic heavy metal bands, one can’t get too far without referencing Judas Priest. The band formed in 1969 and though it’s seen some changes since, it has remained true to its heavy sound. We got the chance to talk with bassist, Ian Hill, ahead of the band’s April 6th performance at the Horseshoe Casino - here’s what he had to say!

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Asia Day at Indiana University Northwest Celebrates Diversity and Unity

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Even if April can’t break Northwest Indiana into warmer weather, the Asian American Student Association at Indiana University Northwest apparently has plans to, judging by the buzz and energy that filled the Gary campus’ student center for the university’s Asia Day event.

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Calumet College of St. Joseph To Hold 2018 Gala

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The Board of Trustees of Calumet College of St. Joseph cordially invites you to the 53rd Annual Scholarship Gala on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster, IN. The Gala is the College’s signature fundraising event.

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LCA To Present Zine & Small Press Fest on April 21


lubeznik-zine-small-press-fest-2018On April 21, 2018, Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) welcomes independent authors, publishers, artists and zinesters to present and revel in a wide range of printed artistic expressions.

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A Look Back at the Past Three Years of All About the Girls!

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The highly anticipated yearly women’s empowerment event, #AllAboutTheGirls, will return to the Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton for its fourth installment this May!

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Porter Regional Hospital Hosts 2018 Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

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Saturday morning, Porter Regional Hospital hosted the largest Easter Egg Hunt in the county at the Porter County Expo Center for the fifth year in a row! The co-sponsors of the event were Porter County EMS and inHealth Integrated care.

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The Region's Bygone Eateries: A Tasty Trip Down Memory Lane

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The scent of sizzling lake perch, ice cold homemade root beer, the countless family dinners… Every Regioner has special memories tied in with the restaurants of yesteryear. We asked you to take a trip down nostalgia lane to revisit the beloved businesses that have since closed their doors for good and tell us which ones you wish would open their doors once more in Northwest Indiana.

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