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Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce Seeking Vendors for the Spring Antique & Collectibles Show

Crossroads-Spring-Antique-Show-2The Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the Spring Antique and Collectibles Show, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, February 23rd & 24th.

The venue will be the Industrial Arts Building at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 889 S. Court Street, Crown Point, Indiana.

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Roll Into Bargain Barn for Savings on Derby Gear

A new sport has taken over the region. The Region Rat Rollers have taken over Northwest Indiana by storm, bringing light to the world of roller derby, a contact sport utilizing roller skating, dominated mostly by female teams. A naturally eclectic group, the girls gravitated to the Bargain Barn, also know for its retail variety, drawn by the colorful knee-high socks in stock. “Derby girls have a unique style of their own,” shared Creative Director Tevlyn Schwerd.


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Call for Merchants for European Market

chesterton-european-marketThe Duneland Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for the 2013 season of Chesterton’s European Market, which will open on Saturday, May 4. A new “Semi-Seasonal Merchant” ticket has been introduced this year, which will offer accepted applicants 12 guaranteed booth spaces for the season.

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Try This On For Size!

Engstrom-Ring-CoastersWhat ring would you like to be measured for? Now at local restaurants, test your ring size with the all new ring sizer coasters from Engstrom Jewelers! While you're dining and enjoying a night out at The Silver Spoon, Pikk's Tavern, Martini's, Franklin House, Northside, and Duffy's, give a subtle hint with these fun coasters!

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ReStore Kicking Off New Year with Customer Appreciation Sale

ReStore-Jan-2013-SaleCome out to the ReStore for our Customer Appreciation Sale. We want to say thanks for supporting Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana and helping Habitat for Humanity have successful year serving more families in Northwest Indiana. We look forward to an even more exciting 2013!

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Last Minute Gifts for Everyone On Your List!

Christmas is just days away but there is still time for those last minute shoppers to get their gifting completed! The Bargain Barn is full of unique items that make great presents for everyone on your list. We've rounded up 10 items for your last minute shopping!

Paracord Bracelets and Accessories, $4.99 and up
Customize a unique piece of jewelry that's as individual as the person you are gifting! Paracord bracelets are made from a lightweight nylon rope, mixed and matched with colorful clips.


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December 20 Final Holiday Shopping and $5 Dining Tour

duneland-chamberThis Thursday, December 20 will be the final Duneland Progressive Open House, with holiday shopping sales at participating retailers (4pm-8pm) and $5 food and drink specials at participating restaurants (4-7pm).

This is a perfect opportunity to finish up last minute shopping, and enjoy $5 starters and drinks across town while you whittle away those holiday to-do lists,” says Heather Ennis, the Duneland Chamber of Commerce’s Executive Director. “We often take for granted all of the unique, one-of-a-kind shops, boutiques and restaurants that we have right here in Duneland. When you compare your holiday lists to what’s available locally, there’s really no reason to drive all over Chicagoland to do your shopping.”

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