The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting this event– tickets available at www.dunelandchamber.org Chesterton, IN- The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will host its Corkscrew & Brew event on Saturday, March 16, from 12 pm to 4 pm. Set in Chesterton’s beautiful Thomas Centennial Park, the 9th Annual Corkscrew & Brew will gather local wineries and breweries for this springtime tasting. This event is a fundraiser for the Duneland Chamber of Commerce. Corkscrew & Brew will feature tastings from over
Valparaiso, IN – Join board-certified colorectal surgeon D. Owen Young, MD, to learn what colon cancer is, why it’s on the rise in younger adults, the importance of early detection and the most effective treatment options at Northwest Health’s next HealthyU wellness seminar. The free event entitled Screen for Life: Colon Cancer Awareness will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 in the Community Room at Northwest Health – Porter located 85 E. U.S. Hwy. 6 in
CHESTERTON – Candidates will participate in a Candidate Forum hosted by the Duneland Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, April 2 to be held from 8:30 am – 10:00 am at the Porter County Expo Center in Valparaiso. The event will offer guests the opportunity to meet and hear from the candidates representing the Duneland Communities and the state of Indiana. This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.Current List of Participating Candidates: Andy Horning (L-1st Congressional
The Former VP of Commercial Sales Selected to Lead Grant Application and Funding Efforts for Surf ELKHART, Ind. (February 8, 2024) – Surf Internet, a leading fiber-optic internet company providing essential connectivity across the Great Lakes region, has promoted Steve Carender to Director of Special Funding. He will provide thought leadership and program management for Surf's ongoing efforts to close the digital divide by leveraging available grant funding. Directly preceding his newly announced
Valparaiso, IN – Northwest Health has earned accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for its new internal medicine residency program which will help attract, train and retain physicians to the region. This internal medicine residency program will add to the existing graduate medical education at Northwest Health, where an ACGME-accredited family medicine program is already operating. ACGME is an independent organization that sets and monitors the
CROWN POINT | Secured in a harness that was tethered to a track on the ceiling gave Doug Bakker a feeling he longed for: freedom. The Cedar Lake father of three had lost some of his freedom after complications following aortic valve replacement surgery at an Illinois hospital. He went into anaphylactic shock after receiving steady doses of a blood thinner to which he was unknowingly allergic. After emergency surgery for leg clots and a series of mini strokes, he ended up on a ventilator for three
Get Those Brains Ready to Come Out Swinging: Portage Township YMCA to Host 8th Annual Total Knockout Trivia
PORTAGE, IN | On March 15, 2024, individuals and teams from across the region will come together for one epic night of trivia at Portage’s Woodland Park. Included in event admission are unlimited beverages and taco dinner. All proceeds will benefit the Portage Township YMCA 2024 Annual Campaign that supports scholarships for membership and programming at the Y. In addition to a 10-round fun-filled evening of trivia, there will also be raffle baskets, 50/50 raffle tickets and mulligans for sale.