This week Industrial Revolution is saluting Malcolm McLean! (1913-2001)
With only a high school diploma, McLean pumped gas to save enough money to purchase a second hand pickup truck and started hauling goods for people.
If there ever was a time machine for Regioners to go back and experience their childhood Christmas, this would be it.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the “A Christmas Story” themed exhibition at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond, and Northwest Indiana’s biggest influencers gathered to celebrate its reception in full force Wednesday night at the reception.
On Wednesday, Strack and Van Til hosted their annual Vendor Christmas Party at St. James Hall in Highland. The party welcomed over 300 guests, all vendors in some way to the Strack and Van Til stores located around Northwest Indiana.
The party provided food, beverages, raffles, and plenty of prizes for those in attendance. With coolers, tv’s, fruit baskets, and many other items raffled off each hour, excitement was high and appreciation felt by all.
Unique events can make anyone's day a little bit better. For residents of The Lakes of Valparaiso, they were treated to a fun surprise around the Thanksgiving holiday.
Satisfied and happy employees are the best way to ensure a customer receives a wonderful experience. For Industrial Revolution, one of those happy and hardworking employees is Zac Jeffries, a cook who loves creating their delicious entrees each day.
Celebrate the holiday with family and friends with a delicious Christmas buffet at Options. Enjoy traditional favorites, including prime rib, New York strip steak, crab legs with drawn butter, sage-rubbed turkey, rotisserie chicken, maple-glazed ham, dijon-glazed salmon, assorted pastas, and all of the sides and desserts. Christmas dinner is served from noon to 9 pm for $39.99 plus tax.
Tuesday evening, Porter County CASA held a dinner to say ‘thank you’ to its almost 60 volunteers serving more than 250 children in the Porter County area. The dinner, held at Aberdeen Manor, was to recognize those individuals who truly make a difference in children’s lives.
Everyone knows that you’re supposed to get 6-8 hours of sleep, but it’s also about the quality of sleep as well. Interrupted sleep is just as detrimental to our health as not enough sleep. We look at a lot of different reasons for it, but an oft over looked aspect is our bed. But what kind of bed to get?
On Fridays in December, our DJs will help you dance the night away at It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10 pm. On Saturdays starting at 10 pm at It’s Vegas Baby!, see 17th Floor on December 2, Lepolion Effect on December 9, Dick Diamond and the Dusters on December 16, Libido Funk Circus on December 23 and Fool House on December 30. There’s a $5 cover charge on Friday and Saturday nights. Celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesdays, December 5, 12, 19 and 26.
The holiday fun continues in December at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming excitement, dining and spa specials and holiday parties.
Duneland Chamber and Chesterton's Mistletoe Market Brings the Community and Businesses Closer Together
Every December a certain tradition comes to Broadway street in Chesterton, filling the community with joy and laughter. The Chesterton European Market has been that tradition for quite some years now and this year was said to be one of the best considering that the weather was just perfect.