Merrillville High School Community Garden Grand Opening

In Merrillville, a grand opening this week for Merrillville High School’s Community Garden, which is open to high school students and staff daily during school hours. The school district says items grown will be used by culinary classes, and students had already been busy getting plants started, including potatoes, onions, squash, corn, herbs and more. A news release from Merrillville Community Schools said the space will be maintained by Girl Scout Troop #30351, the high school’s Culinary Arts, and Ms. O’Halek’s class.