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“YES DAY” in NWI … Can Kids Actually Plan a Fun Adventure?

The moment we finished watching “Yes Day” as a family, the boys were revved up about the idea of doing one themselves. We agreed to do...
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Mascot Hall of Fame is Reopening

After temporarily closing its doors during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Mascot Hall of Fame is excited to reopen to the public on Saturdays.
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Get Outside This Spring in Northwest Indiana

The snow is melting, the flowers are blooming outside, and the sun is peeking out from the chilly
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Exploring the South Shore's Beach Towns

So you’ve decided to wander away from the beaches along Lake Michigan to explore the South Shore’s beach communities. This...
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Lake Michigan Provides “Unnaturally” Good Fishing Every Year

As a lifelong fisherman, I’ve seen lakes cycle from boom to bust or bust to boom many times. Fish populations naturally go through cycles in...
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South Shore Getaways: Unique Stays in Northwest Indiana

Everyone can use a getaway or staycation! If you are looking for somewhere unique to stay in Northwest Indiana, check out one of these bed &...
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Trails & Walks in Northwest Indiana for the Lazy Hiker

No matter the season, when you want to get outside and enjoy nature, a nice walk is always a great choice. Of course, we have beautiful hikes at...
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Restaurants with a View - Outdoor Dining in Northwest Indiana

When the sun shines and your belly is rumbling you’ll want to enjoy these locations with great fare
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A to Z list of things to do this summer in Northwest Indiana

It’s never too early to plan your South Shore summer activities. We’ve compiled an A to Z list of things to do in Northwest Indiana with...
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Outdoor Bucket List for Northwest Indiana

It is a great time for some much-needed nature exploration. Northwest Indiana is lucky to be home to
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10 Best Fishing Spots in Northwest Indiana

There are a variety of good fishing spots within the Northwest Indiana area, whether you're looking
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An Amazing Public Art Walk in Rensselaer, Indiana

I’d venture to guess most people have not explored the small town of Rensselaer, Indiana just off of I-65. I was one of those people, until the...
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