The Portage Dog Park is very large and has two different areas - one for dogs over 35 pounds, and one for dogs under 35 pounds. Each area is complete with picnic tables, and agility courses. Most importantly, though, the dog park breeds a wonderful community of people. http://www.portagelife.com/community/parks/64780-portage-dog-park-at-woodland-park-is-a-great-place-for-dogs
Aaron Treble built R2D2 from scratch. It weighs over 200 pounds, has a lot of really cool features, and makes kids and adults around Northwest Indiana really happy!
Our #1StudentsNWI Shared Why They Believe Their School Is #1 We've got an awesome young group of budding journalists on our team, sharing positive news about their schools every month. Meet our #1StudentNWI Team! www.nwindianalife.com/1studentnwi. Westville High School's Mary Parkman: www.nwindianalife.com/maryparkman Porter County Career and Technical Education's Eden Priest: www.nwindianalife.com/edenpriest Chesterton High School's Jennie Moran: www.nwindianalife.com/jenniemoran La Lumiere High School's Hayley Shipley: www.nwindianalife.com/hayleyshipley Portage High School's Jaden Amos: www.nwindianalife.com/jadenamos Michigan City High School's Kaitlyn Steinhiser: www.nwindianalife.com/kaitlynsteinhiser Griffith High School's Leanna Early: www.nwindianalife.com/leannaearly South Central High School's Madison Wolff: www.nwindianalife.com/madisonwolff La Crosse High...
"All About the Girls" returns on May 11th for the 3rd year, bringing together fun and inspiration from some of the strongest women in Northwest Indiana, all built around the theme “You’re Welcome World: Changing the World by Being Yourself.” This event will again feature 8 strong regional women telling their inspirational stories. For the second year in a row, we are hosting this event at the amazing Sand Creek Country Club! We sold out last year, with bonds and memories created, and this year promises to be even better! Check the link for more details and tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/all-about-the-girls-part-3-tickets-32421435386
Katy Hardwick, a volunteer with the Visiting Nurse Association of Northwest Indiana, shares about her time with the organization and how enriching the experience has been for her.
We've got an awesome young group of budding journalists on our team, sharing positive news about their schools every month. Meet our #1StudentNWI Team! www.nwindianalife.com/1studentnwi
Around 175 young girls filled NIPSCO and NiSource's Merrillville Headquarters in celebration of Engineering Week, with dozens of teams of NIPSCO engineers and Girl Scouts working together to create their own bridges. Click here to read more: http://www.nwindianalife.com/63866-nipsco-employees-mentor-develop-girl-scouts-with-2017-introduce-a-girl-to-engineering-day
Why should you become a volunteer with the Visiting Nurse Association's Meals on Wheels Program? Don't ask us, ask Phil and Sharon Casbon, who find the experience extremely rewarding!
We talked with Steindler Signs' Tom Steindler about his supreme Cubs fandom, with the hopes he can help deliver World Series rings to the team that broke the 108-year curse.
Tina Christiansen shares her experience as a 10-year volunteer with the Phoenix Center though the Visiting Nurse Association of Northwest Indiana!
The Portage Department of Parks and Recreation had another incredible Daddy Daughter Dance this year. http://www.portagelife.com/community/parks/63739-portage-parks-hosts-another-memorable-daddy-daughter-dance