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Highland Council must decide if Town Theatre renovation worth cost

HIGHLAND | The Town Council will decide by the end of September whether a renovation of the vacant Town Theatre will take place.

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Culinary magic in 'Cascabel': Chicago chef Rick Bayless delivers flavor, pizzazz on stage

Culinary magic in 'Cascabel': Chicago chef Rick Bayless delivers flavor, pizzazz on stage

Mexican food fans in Chicago and around the world long have believed Rick Bayless exhibits a wizardry of sorts in creating standout, artistic recipes.

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Summer fruit crisp cooked in the most summery way

Summer fruit crisp cooked in the most summery way

When we think "hot off the grill," we usually think about something meaty. But this time of year I also like to grill desserts!

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Turning your zucchini abundance into no-fry fries

Turning your zucchini abundance into no-fry fries

Those darn zucchini! There's an army of them occupying your garden right now and each one is as big as a blimp.

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Merger of GFS, Market Day expands fundraising potential

Merger of GFS, Market Day expands fundraising potential

Stopping by after school one day a month to pick up frozen Market Day items ordered from a printed flyer has been a tradition for many local f…

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THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 46: Festivals

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 46: Festivals

Corn is a staple at most festivals in the region. There are several festivals dedicated alone to corn.

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Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

DE MOTTE | Nineteen years after Faith Lutheran Church invited Laborers For Christ to build its current DeMotte facility, congregants invited t…

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Police and community groups host Night Out Against Crime

Police and community groups host Night Out Against Crime

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department and Choice Community Council hosted the town's 19th annual National Night Out Against Crime celebratio…

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Hobart to host its first Military Appreciation Picnic on Sunday

Hobart’s first Military Appreciation Picnic will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Festival Park, 111 E. Old Ridge Road, Hobart. All military…

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Spaghetti dinner and more to aid Highland fire victims

Spaghetti dinner and more to aid Highland fire victims

HIGHLAND | The St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. James the Less Church will host a Porte De L'eau Fire Community Benefit from 4:30 to 9:30 p.…

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Merger of GFS, Market Day expands fundraising potential

Merger of GFS, Market Day expands fundraising potential

Stopping by after school one day a month to pick up frozen Market Day items ordered from a printed flyer has been a tradition for many local f…

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Highland Council must decide if Town Theatre renovation worth cost

HIGHLAND | The Town Council will decide by the end of September whether a renovation of the vacant Town Theatre will take place.

5 hours ago

Summer fruit crisp cooked in the most summery way

Summer fruit crisp cooked in the most summery way

When we think "hot off the grill," we usually think about something meaty. But this time of year I also like to grill desserts!

5 hours ago Photos

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Turning your zucchini abundance into no-fry fries

Turning your zucchini abundance into no-fry fries

Those darn zucchini! There's an army of them occupying your garden right now and each one is as big as a blimp.

5 hours ago Photos

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THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 46: Festivals

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 46: Festivals

Corn is a staple at most festivals in the region. There are several festivals dedicated alone to corn.

5 hours ago

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Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

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Police and community groups host Night Out Against Crime

Police and community groups host Night Out Against Crime

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Hobart to host its first Military Appreciation Picnic on Sunday

Hobart’s first Military Appreciation Picnic will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Festival Park, 111 E. Old Ridge Road, Hobart. All military…

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Spaghetti dinner and more to aid Highland fire victims

Spaghetti dinner and more to aid Highland fire victims

HIGHLAND | The St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. James the Less Church will host a Porte De L'eau Fire Community Benefit from 4:30 to 9:30 p.…

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Scholarship winner to match hairstyling with business degree

Scholarship winner to match hairstyling with business degree

Morgan Howard, of Crown Point, was recently awarded a Vidal Sassoon Professional Beauty Education Scholarship through the Beauty Changes Lives…

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Methodist honors trio at Service Award Banquet

Methodist honors trio at Service Award Banquet

HOBART | Methodist Hospitals honored employees by recognizing their dedication and commitment to the mission of Methodist Hospitals at its ann…

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Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

Award-winning mystery writer to visit library

CROWN POINT | Award-winning author Ben H. Winters will visit the Crown Point Community Library for a 6 p.m. Thursday discussion of the third b…

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Homeless center holds Coffee and Conversation and tour

Homeless center holds Coffee and Conversation and tour

GARY | Join Sojourner Truth House Executive Director Sister Peg Spindler, CSA, for Coffee and Conversation from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday as she ta…

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Abreu homers in White Sox loss

Abreu homers in White Sox loss

CHICAGO | Chris Tillman threw eight strong innings and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles won their third in a row, beating the White Sox 5…

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L.C. tops DAC rival Crown Point in girls soccer

L.C. tops DAC rival Crown Point in girls soccer

ST. JOHN | It's tough to start a season any better than Lake Central did Tuesday.

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Valpo senior scores three goals in season-opening win over LaPorte

Valpo senior scores three goals in season-opening win over LaPorte

VALPARAISO | Just 30 seconds into Tuesday’s Duneland Athletic Conference tilt between LaPorte and Valparaiso — the season-opener for both squa…

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AL HAMNIK: Bears need to solidify their return game and quickly

AL HAMNIK: Bears need to solidify their return game and quickly

LAKE FOREST | If there's one thing Bears fans absolutely must understand, even more than the weird spelling of Micheal Spurlock's first name, …

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New HUD secretary to check on Gary revitalization

GARY | New U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro is scheduled to visit northwestern Indiana today to check on what's happ…

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Man recently released from community corrections shot and killed in Gary

GARY | A 37-year-old man released from Lake County Community Corrections last month after serving time for dealing cocaine was shot and killed…

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Election board dismisses requirement for Elgin’s campaign records

CROWN POINT | Calumet Township Trustee Mary Elgin no longer needs to provide her pre-primary election campaign finance reports to the Lake Cou…

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Building collapses in East Chicago

Building collapses in East Chicago

EAST CHICAGO | The collapse of a vacant building Tuesday forced neighboring residents out of their homes.

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US trying to verify video of American's killing

WASHINGTON | A video by Islamic State militants Tuesday purported to show the cold-blooded execution of American journalist James Foley as ret…

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