Topic: History

  • Who’s Who and What’s What Exhibit at Westchester Township History Museum

    Who’s Who and What’s What? is a display of unidentified photographs from the archives of the Westchester Township History Museum, 700 W. Porter Avenue, Chesterton. The exhibit will run from May 1-19.   The museum has hundreds of photographs in its archives, many of which are of unidentified dates, people, events, and/or places.  The community … Continued

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  • Two New Exhibits at Westchester Township History Museum

    The Westchester Township History Museum will open two exhibits on Sunday, March 10, Police Departments of Westchester Township and Death in Duneland. The exhibits will run through April 28. Opening reception for both exhibits will take place from 2-4 p.m. on March 10.  Cop-inspired refreshments will be served at the opening.  The museum is housed … Continued

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  • Spring Out to Sunset offers family fun

    Residents of Northwest Indiana are used to enduring long, cold winters. That usually makes spring, and the warm weather that comes with it, a welcome change. Every year, Porter County Parks and Recreation celebrates this seasonal transformation and the approach of summer with Spring Out to Sunset. The event takes place on May 14 at … Continued

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  • Spring Out to Sunset offers family fun

    Residents of Northwest Indiana are used to enduring long, cold winters. That usually makes spring, and the warm weather that comes with it, a welcome change. Every year, Porter County Parks and Recreation celebrates this seasonal transformation and the approach of summer with Spring Out to Sunset. The event takes place on May 14 at … Continued

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  • Porter County Parks and Recreation offers activities at Brincka Cross Gardens

    Porter County Parks and Recreation is offering several exciting new programs at Brincka Cross Gardens this spring. These events, called Celebration of Colors, are set to run from April 28 to June 5 at Brincka Cross Gardens, 427 East Furness Road in Pine Township. Decorative painting, meditation and yoga workshops are just some of the … Continued

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  • Early State Park History Revealed March 20

    Much has been said and written about the early dunes history.  Stories of H.C. Cowles, Diana of the Dunes, The Prairie Club, and others fill the dunes history books.  Often times we forget to capture the present for our future generations.  History is being made right now that our future will want to read about, … Continued

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  • Early State Park History Revealed March 20

    Much has been said and written about the early dunes history.  Stories of H.C. Cowles, Diana of the Dunes, The Prairie Club, and others fill the dunes history books.  Often times we forget to capture the present for our future generations.  History is being made right now that our future will want to read about, … Continued

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  • Harvest Festival at Sunset Hill Farms

    The Northern Indiana Historical Power Association will have its 34th Annual Fall Harvest Festival this September 24, 25 and 26, 2010 at Sunset Hill Park. This year the show will feature Steam Engines, Shingle Mill, Saw Mill, Field Tillage, Threshing, Corn Shelling, Rock Crushing, Dynamometer, Sorghum Cooking, Parade of Power, Antique Cars and Trucks on … Continued

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  • Harvest Festival at Sunset Hill Farms

    The Northern Indiana Historical Power Association will have its 34th Annual Fall Harvest Festival this September 24, 25 and 26, 2010 at Sunset Hill Park. This year the show will feature Steam Engines, Shingle Mill, Saw Mill, Field Tillage, Threshing, Corn Shelling, Rock Crushing, Dynamometer, Sorghum Cooking, Parade of Power, Antique Cars and Trucks on … Continued

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