Chesterton, IN – The Recycling & Waste Reduction District of Porter County will host the third household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Westchester Intermediate School located at 1050 S. 5th Street Chesterton, IN. The event will take place from 9am to 2pm CST. Participants are asked to enter the event from 5th Street. The event will feature a free gas can exchange. Porter County residents can exchange old gas cans for eco-friendly 2.5 gallon gas cans. Supplies are limited.
Portage, IN – The Recycling & Waste Reduction District of Porter County will host the second household hazardous waste collection event on Saturday June 12th at Portage High School located at 6450, U.S. 6 Portage, IN. The event will take place from 9am to 2pm CST. Participants are recommended to enter the site from Pan Am Boulevard, the second entrance north of U.S. 6 on Airport Road. Secure Shred Document Disposal will be at the collection event. Porter County residents are encouraged to drop off old
Hawthorne Park, Porter, Indiana – The Town of Porter Park Department will be hosting its annual Memorial Day Program at Hawthorne Park to honor fallen servicemen and women. The program will take place on Memorial Day, Monday May 31st at 1:00pm in front of the Community Building at Hawthorne Park (500 Ackerman Drive). Attendees should park near the playground or to the east of the Community Building. The program will include patriotic songs and reflections. The program will also feature wreath
Stay on schedule with a full night of sleep for your best physical and mental health Valparaiso, IN – We’ve all experienced the tiredness and lack of clarity that comes from a sleepless night, but a study published last year by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology Foundation found that sleep schedule inconsistency is also a risk factor for heart disease. Northwest Medical Group is making sure patients know how important it is to establish a regular pattern for going to bed and waking