PortageLife default share image
valpolife logo laportecountylife logo nwindianalife logo Share good news

Blue Chip Presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to Tom Petty

Blue-Chip-Presents-Free-Fallin-A-Tribute-to-Tom-Petty

Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, Indiana, presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to the Memory of Tom Petty on Friday, April 6 at 8 pm CT in the Stardust Event Center.

Read more



Upgrade Your Movie Experience at the Portage IMAX

upgrade-your-movie-experience-at-portage-imax

Summer movie season is coming fast, and with that means big budget, blockbuster, popcorn munching movies that must be experienced on the best screens possible. Goodrich Quality Theaters Portage IMAX has several options to watch your favorite movie that you may not know about.

Read more



What's Your Favorite Star Wars Movie? Hoosiers Choose Their Favorite of These Galactic Adventures

Star-Wars-Collage

When Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope arrived in theaters on May 25th, 1977, it became an instant hit. Millions of people went to see the first chapter of this captivating saga and, over the next few years, continued to see each movie as it premiered. Filled with amazing characters we can all connect with, an action-packed plot, and an inspiring message of hope and light triumphing over the dark, Star Wars has become one of the most successful franchises of all time, just behind series like Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and James Bond.

Read more



Dynamic Binge-Worthy Shows Premiering Spring 2018

Network-Binge-2018

Winter in Northwest Indiana is enough to make anyone want to crawl under the covers until May. Binge-watching is a must for those unbelievably cold, dark days, so here’s a line-up of all of the awesome series hitting T.V. and streaming this spring.

Read more



Lifer Drew Holt Reviews The Last Jedi, the Imax Experience of a Lifetime

star-wars-the-last-jedi

There’s no doubt about it- Star Wars is a cultural phenomenon. Last night, people everywhere flocked to their local movie theatres in droves hours before the showing to get the perfect seats for one of the most highly anticipated cinema events of the year. My Fiancee and I were no different- arriving at the theatre two hours early, books in hand to kill the time. We weren’t even the first people there- several others arrived before us, eager to claim the most coveted spots in the theatre.

Read more



Styx Takes Crowd Back to Days of Legendary Rock at Horseshoe Casino

Styx-Horseshoe-2017-1

Amps pounding at full blast and drums rolling at lightning speed, Styx returned to the Chicagoland area to rock out like it was 1972 at Horseshoe Casino Hammond.

Read more



Fans Anticipate December as Star Wars: The Last Jedi Comes to Theaters

PortageIMAX

Star Wars holds a special place in today’s culture. For many, the story of a galaxy far, far away rivals those of the greatest epics of antiquity. I’m one of those people.

Read more



Foreigner Still Reigns Supreme as They Rock the Horseshoe

Foreigner-Bassist-Jeff-Pilsen-2017

Everyone has heard of Foreigner. They have been around in some incarnation or another since 1976. They have more top hits and multi-platinum albums that make them one of the best-selling bands of all time. Jeff Pilson joined the band in 2004 and has been killing it on bass ever since. We sat down with him to grab a few words before Foreigner plays the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond on November 11.

Read more



Rock Gods Styx Bring "The Mission" Close to Home in Hammond

Styx-Guitarist-James-Young-2017

There are few bands that have been more prolific or that have endured as long as the native Chicago band Styx. And with the release of their new album The Mission, which celebrates NASA’s mission to Mars, they’re launching a new tour. Since they’re hitting the Horseshoe Casino on November 10, we thought we’d sit down and get a few words from James “JY” Young, the guitarist and the only member of the band that has been there since its inception in 1972.

Read more



Portage 16 IMAX Makes Classic Films Come Alive on the Big Screen with Flashback Cinema


Flashback-Cinema-Spring-2017With a little bit of nostalgia and a big helping of quality picture and sound, the favorite movies of the past are coming to life again on the big screen.

Read more



One-hour Documentary “Going Rolling” Film About the Town of Rolling Prairie Indiana to Air on South Bend Michiana WNIT PBS-TV, November 19th at 5:00pm CST


Rick-Erwin-MediaRick Erwin Media’S one hour documentary “Going Rolling” is a unique look at the town of Rolling Prairie, it’s history and people that lived, thrived and prospered during the town’s heydays between 1920 and 1960 when this sleepy little town’s main road, U.S. Route Twenty ran right through the downtown district from Chicago to New York City. At one time Rolling Prairie had three grocery stores, thirteen gas stations and a world class restaurant, The Peacock Fountain Inn that served travelers such as Bob Hope and Clark Gable. Just passing through with a camera, Erwin talked and filmed many of the town’s residents who still remembered the 1920’s, the great depression and a simpler life as folks moved throughout the region on their cracky wagons.

Read more




1   2   3   4   ... Last