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3rd Annual Porter’s Perfect Pint Tickets on Sale

duneland-chamberThe 3rd Annual Porter’s Perfect Pint Festival will be held on Saturday, October 5, from Noon – 5pm. The event will be held in Hawthorne Park, located at 500 Ackerman Drive in Porter, Indiana. Tickets are available during presale only, and will not be available at the event gate.

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Fiesta Folkorico 2013 Set for October 12

Fiesta-Folklorico-2013The Ballet FolkloricoTapatio of Northwest Indiana is proud to present Fiesta Folklorico 2013. The event lineup has incurred a couple of last minute changes, including the addition of the prominent Fiesta Mexicana Dance Company of Arizona and the talented, Milwaukee-based mariachi singer Salvador Villanueva. Also returning this year will be the famed Mexican Folkloric Dance Co. of Chicago. The program will take place Saturday, October 12 at 7:00pm at the Portage High School West Auditorium. Because last year’s inaugural event hosted 400 guests, Marissela Lynch, director of the Ballet Folklorico Tapatio, suggests buying tickets in advance.

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Friends & Newcomers of Porter County Welcomes New Members!

Porter countyFriends and Newcomers of Porter County invites you to join us for Oktober Fest on October 24th. Meet new people, make new friends, and get acquainted with your community!

Join us for our ongoing activities including Couples Euchre, Mah-Jongg, Bunco, Breakfast Club, social outings and Men's Auxiliary and many more.

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NIPSCO Announces 2013 Charity Award and Luminary Award Recipients


Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) recognized leaders and organizations for their commitment to strengthening local communities. The awards were created in 2012 in celebration of the utility’s 100 year anniversary.

NIPSCO CEO Jim Stanley said, “We are well served by the leaders across Northwest Indiana. Tonight we want to bring them together and recognize them for their strong community leadership.”

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What Better Way to Say Thank You Than with 1 Dozen ROSEs?

ROSE-Awards-2013-2There was a very special event on Wednesday evening at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster. The annual 2013 ROSE Awards took place then and it was a wonderful demonstration of how good work does not go unrecognized.

Things started off with a three-course dinner that the guests enjoyed at well-set tables that were set up to surround the stage in the corner of the room. Over 200 people attended the Awards Dinner and each person dressed to impress and happily chatted as the warmth and excitement grew about the room.

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Remember When Remember Why - 20th Anniversary Celebration!

PATH-Remember-When-Remember-WhyRemember When ...
Big hair was cool and so were leg warmers?

Remember Why ...
You cried after lunch when you had no one to sit with?

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Andrean High School Hosting Club 59 Raffle and Social

Club-59-Raffle-2013Andrean High School's Club 59 will host a raffle and social on Saturday, October 12, 2013, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The fundraiser will be held at Andrean High School.

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