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10 Fun Things to do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana June 21-23, 2019


10-Fun-Things-06-21-06-23Our weekend guide takes you on a journey to the great outdoors in #NWI.

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A Portage Life in the Spotlight - Debbie Wright

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Growing up, Debbie Wright’s father noticed that his family never traveled. He decided that when he had a family, he would take them everywhere. So, at a very young age, Wright began to explore the world.

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A Portage Life in the Spotlight: Amy Armstrong

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Amy Armstrong has a huge heart for serving the Portage community. She loves spending time with people and organizing events in Portage.

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10 Fun Things to do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana June 14th - 16th, 2019


10-Fun-Things-06-14-06-19Bond with Dad this Father's Day with our weekend guide!

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Beloved senior Josephine Purevich celebrated by family, community

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Josephine Purevich attended 24 1st birthdays for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She saw the first person walk on the moon, watched as the Berlin wall came down, and grew up during The Great Depression. She loved crocheting, playing Candyland with her great grandson, and chatting with the ladies at the senior center on Wednesday afternoons. Josephine was born on July 27, 1929 and was raised in Gary, IN, in the Tolleston and Glen Park area until 1976 when she moved to Hebron.

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A Portage Life in the Spotlight: Abagail Trzeciak

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For Portage High School social studies teacher and track and cross-country coach Abagail Trzeciak, a clear vision has led to a life that has fallen nicely into place.

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10 Fun Things to do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana June 7th - 9th, 2019


10-Fun-Things-06-07-06-19Our weekend guide is taking you outside this weekend! Don't let the cotton wood fuzzies get in your way.

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A Portage Life in the Spotlight: Katie Brehmer

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Katie Brehmer, who juggles working with being a wife and a mother to four boys, is a superhero mom.

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10 Fun Things to do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana May 31st-June 2nd, 2019


10-Fun-Things-05-25-26-19Who's ready to rock this weekend with our 10 fun things weekend guide!?

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Gov. Holcomb Announces STEM Team Award Winners


2019-stemINDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric Holcomb today honored the four winners of the 2019 Governor’s STEM Team awards during a ceremony in the Governor’s Office.

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A Portage Life in the Spotlight: Erin Vanni

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Erin Vanni was a little girl with her nose in a book, her thoughts in the clouds, and a pen in her hand. She dreamed of becoming a writer and she would become that and so much more. After cancer took her mother’s life and her father committed suicide, she became an advocate for mental health. Vanni is also the communications coordinator Center of Workforce Innovations, where she makes an impact in her community by connecting workers with employers and vise-versa.

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