Friday August 17 11:06 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Purdue University Northwest Sinai Forum presents International Photographer, Platon, October 7th

10/07/2018 - 16:00
10/07/2018 - 18:00

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) Sinai Forum’s 65th season presents portrait photographer, Platon, discussing “Powerful Portraits: An Intimate Look at Humanity and Leadership” on Sunday, Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. (CDT).

Former FBI Director James Comey opens Purdue University Northwest (PNW) Sinai Forum’s 65th season Sunday, Sept. 9.

09/09/2018 - 16:00
09/09/2018 - 18:00
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Former FBI Director James Comey opens the Purdue University Northwest (PNW) Sinai Forum’s 65th season discussing “The Ethical Leader” on Sunday, Sept. 9th at 4 p.m. (CDT) at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa in Michigan City, Indiana.

Vintage Postcard Band at Beatniks September 22nd

09/22/2018 - 20:00
09/22/2018 - 22:30

Beatniks on Conkey is excited to present an encore performance of The Vintage Postcard Band September 22nd, proceeds to benefit Haven House of Hammond. (A shelter for women and children of domestic violence).

Chicago's largest Summer Sidewalk Sales return August 25-26

08/25/2018 - 11:00
08/26/2018 - 18:00

Chicago’s largest summer sidewalk sales, the Wicker Park Bucktown Summer Sidewalk Sales, return for one weekend only August 25 and 26, 2018. Presented by the Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce, the sales bring together dozens of unique Wicker Park and Bucktown businesses along Damen Avenue, Division Street, North Avenue and Milwaukee Avenue with special promotions throughout the weekend, plus a fashion show, circus performers and live music along the participating corridors. For more information and the most up-to-date list of sidewalk sale participants, visit

Operation Pull Over to run through September 1st

08/15/2018 - 15:00
09/01/2018 - 15:59

The Indiana State Police will be conducting a region wide initiative called Operation Pull Over in the coming days. The operation is scheduled to begin on August 15th and will run until September 1st.


08/10/2018 - 09:00
08/16/2018 - 11:00

The Full Commission/Executive Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, August 16, 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 - August 12 - August 18

08/12/2018 - 08:57
08/18/2018 - 08:57

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. What Madison resident helped finance Indiana during the Civil War?
2. Name the African-American woman who established a cosmetics company in Indianapolis in the early 20th century.
3. Which Indiana Governor served only two days before going to the United States Senate?

Answers Below

Munster Public Schools Begin this Monday, August 13th

08/13/2018 - 00:00
08/20/2018 - 00:59

Please note that Munster's public schools will begin their 2018-2019 school year THIS MONDAY, August 13th. Police officers will be patrolling the various school zones along with assigned resource officers.