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NOW SEEKING SUMMER MARKET VENDORS

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The Munster Parks & Recreation is currently seeking vendors for their upcoming summer market.

Munster Kiwanis Names October Students of the Month

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The Kiwanis Club of Munster is proud to announce that Kelly Collins, daughter of James and Tracy Collins, and Joseph Bellahcen, son of Benjamin and Maria DeRosa-Bellahcen, were honored as their October Students of the Month.

Learn how to help bats

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Biologists have counted bats hibernating in Indiana caves since the early 1980s, making Indiana's one of the longest known datasets in North America.

Coyotes are active during winter season

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During winter, coyotes grow thick fur coats to keep them comfortable in temperatures as low as 14 degrees Fahrenheit. This extra fur often gives them a larger appearance, leading people to believe they are bigger than they actually are. Coyotes normally weigh no more than 40 pounds.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s East Chicago Katherine House Club receives resiliency investment from ArcelorM

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana has been selected to receive a grant from ArcelorMittal in the second year of its special community investment initiative, “Building Resilience: Investing in Nonprofit Sustainability.” Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is part of a cohort of 14 nonprofit organizations in the Calumet region (Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Minnesota and Alabama that were awarded a total of $325,000.

SAFETY-KLEEN JOINS THE 100-YEAR CELEBRATION OF EAST CHICAGO KATHERINE HOUSE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

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In celebration of the impending 100-year birthday of the Katherine House in East Chicago, Safety-Kleen joins the celebration by giving a $20,000 donation for the capital campaign/renovation project of this long-standing community asset.

BP AMERICA JOINS EAST CHICAGO KATHERINE HOUSE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB’S 100 YEAR CELEBRATION WITH A GIFT FOR A GREAT FUTURE

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As excitement is building for the 100 Year Celebration of the Katherine House, and the renovation of the East Chicago Katherine House Boys & Girls Club, BP America pledged their commitment in helping Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana build GREAT Futures of East Chicago youth through a $20,000 gift.

Munster’s National Night Out Against Crime Event Honored with National Participation Award for the Fourth Straight Ye

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The Munster Police Department was notified recently that our town’s National Night Out Against Crime Celebration, held on August 7th, was ranked 12th in the United States in the 15,000-50,000 population category and that Munster was the only town in Indiana that was nationally ranked this year.