Tuesday July 17 5:34 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


South Shore Poster Unveiling July 18

07/18/2018 - 17:00
07/18/2018 - 18:00

The City of Whiting will unveil their commissioned South Shore Line poster on Wednesday, July 18 at 5:00 p.m. at Whiting City Hall. The unveiling will take place in conjunction with Downtown Whiting's Hollywood Cruise Night. Posters will be available for purchase and artist, Mitch Markovitz will be on hand for autographs.

The Chicago League of Lady Arms Wrestlers Presents CLLAW XXX: Dirty Thirty Throwdown Saturday, July 21st

07/21/2018 - 21:00
07/22/2018 - 01:00

Summer will SIZZLE as The Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers (CLLAW) presents CLLAW XXX: Dirty Thirty Throwdown on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie Ave. in Chicago. CLLAW’s 30th benefit match will feature Chicago’s biggest, baddest lady-identified arm wrestlers, live musical entertainment and a cash bar. Doors open at 9 pm with the first match beginning at 9:30 pm. Tickets, priced at $20, are available in advance at www.cllaw.org or $25 at the door (the ladies will gladly take cash or credit at the door). The event is 21+.

Workshop: Managing Conflict -- an Essential Leadership Skill

07/25/2018 - 14:41

Managing Conflict -- is it even worth it? -- This Northwest Indiana SCORE workshop is designed for prospective and current business owners who are looking for more effective tools for dealing with the inevitable conflicts that can occur when two or more people interact. Business owners are encouraged to bring their key employees and partners.

NIRPC Executive Board

07/19/2018 - 09:00
07/19/2018 - 11:00

The Executive Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. The meeting will be held in the Lake Michigan Room at the NIRPC offices, 6100 Southport Road, Portage, IN 46368.

This Week in Indiana History - July 15 - July 21

07/15/2018 - 09:00
07/21/2018 - 09:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
The period of 1880 - 1920 has been called the "Golden Age of Indiana Literature." The following books were published during that era. Name the Hoosier author of each. Answers Below
1. The Magnificent Ambersons
2. The House of a Thousand Candles
3. The Girl of the Limberlost

Photo: The Lone Ranger and Tonto greet a fan in front of the Indiana Statehouse July 15, 1953

NIRPC to hold public comment period on the draft changes to 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program

07/13/2018 - 09:00
08/13/2018 - 09:59

The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) will hold a 30-day public comment period on the draft changes to the 2018-2021 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The comment period begins today and will end August 13, 2018.

Bishop Noll White Sox Night

08/01/2018 - 19:10
08/01/2018 - 23:00

Bishop Noll Institute students, alumni, families, and friends are invited to celebrate Bishop Noll Night at the Chicago White Sox game on Aug. 1. The game will be played at Guaranteed Rate Field at 7:10 P.M. against the Kansas City Royals.

Bishop Noll Institute Golf Invitational

07/16/2018 - 11:00
07/16/2018 - 21:00

The annual Bishop Noll Institute Golf Invitational will take place July 16 at Innsbrook Country Club, 6701 Taft St. in Merrillville.