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Albanese Confectionary Group to Host Job Fair at Porter County Expo Center

Merrillville-based Albanese Confectionary Group says they are expanding and will be hosting a job fair in Porter County this week. The event is Saturday June 26th at the Porter County Expo Center on State Road 49 in Valparaiso from 9am to noon. Albanese said they will host open interviews for various positions available. The company […]

Preliminary EF-0 Tornado in South Haven Early Monday

The National Weather Service says a preliminary EF-0 tornado occurred in the Region early Monday. Meteorologists say it touched down near South Haven shortly after midnight, had a path length of three-point-three miles and caused primarily tree damage. The weather service says their survey along with information relayed by the Porter County Emergency Management agency […]

Indiana DNR Investigating Songbird Deaths

Indiana wants to know why song birds are dying in a handful of counties across the state, including Lake County. The state’s Department of Natural Resources says a number of birds in five counties – the others being Monroe, Clark, Jefferson, and LaGrange — have gotten sick or died over the past few months. DNR […]

Boys & Girls Clubs’ Marcus Steele, Jr. Named Midwest Regional Youth of the Year

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Marcus Steele, Jr. has been named the Midwest Region Youth of the Year. Steele competed against State Youth of the Year winners from Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin and is now one of six Boys & […]

Valparaiso Hosts Guided Art Walk

In Valparaiso, the city is hosting a guided art walk this week. Art Administrator Kurt Gillins will serve as guide, sharing details of the 18 sculptures at Cumberland Crossing, including five new pieces installed earlier this month. The event, Thursday evening June 24th at 6 pm, is free and registration is not required. Participants should […]

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Veterans Bicycling Across Country on Great American Rail-Trail Ride Through Northwest Indiana

A group of veterans in partnership with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and the nonprofit Warrior Expeditions traveled through Northwest Indiana on the Great American Rail-Trail over the weekend as part of the Warrior Bike program. They are the first to travel the length of the Great American Rail-Trail cross-country and marked their visit to the Region with […]

Washington Township Wins High School State Baseball Title

The Indiana high school state baseball finals are underway at Victory Field in Indianapolis, and Washington Township defeated Shakamak 6-0 Monday in the Class A state championship, winning the school’s first state title in any sport. And another Region team is downstate — Hanover Central takes on Southridge for the Class 3A state title today […]

Severe Weather Sweeps Through Region Overnight, Thousands Without Power

Severe weather occurred overnight in the Region with multiple tornado warnings issued across Northwest Indiana. At about 12:30 this morning Monday June 21st, the National Weather Service Chicago on Twitter said they had received reports of fairly substantial damage in South Haven in Porter County. They also said they’ll have preliminary information available this morning […]

Inaugural “Love Runs the Region” 5K in Crown Point

In Crown Point, the first annual Love Runs the Region 5K race is happening Friday June 18th at the Lake County Fairgrounds. All proceeds will benefit LGBTQ Northwest Indiana, PFLAG Crown Point and Crown Point High School’s LGBTQ+ club, The Alliance. We have a link for more information at Adams Radio Cares here at our […]

Porter County Salvation Army to Host Ivy Tech Community College Information Night

Ivy Tech Community College presents College Information Night at the Porter County Salvation Army office at US 6 and State Road 149. The event is Tuesday June 22nd, starting at 3:30 pm. Have you thought about going back to school and aren’t sure how or are you looking to change careers? You can ask questions […]