HAMMOND and WESTVILLE, Ind. — Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) 2021 spring semester Dean’s List recognizes 1,792 undergraduate students for their academic achievement. Students who have completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the spring, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The spring semester Dean’s List consists of 1,221 Indiana residents from 87
Valparaiso, IN – June 2021 – The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Opportunity Enterprises a $5,000 grant to support Literacy Programs for Adults with Disabilities. This local grant is part of the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s recent award of $10.5 million donation to support summer, family, and adult literacy programs, representing the organization’s largest one-day grant donation in its 28-year history. “Opportunity Enterprises offers educational day programs which aim to
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