A fast rebuild for the IU Northwest women’s basketball program.
By Ben Smith
History and home. That’s what Nicki Monahan saw when Ryan Shelton came calling.
She was a basketball star at Portage High School who was a self-professed “family kind of gal” and so, when she was recruited by Shelton, the women’s basketball coach at Indiana University Northwest (IUN)–12 miles down the road–the appeal … Read Full Article
An update on arts and entertainment options across the region.
by John Cain
South Shore Arts presents “Motown vs. Chi-Town: The Indiana Connection,” November 13 through January 29, 2017. More than an exhibit, “Motown vs. Chi-Town” is a cultural event and historical survey from the Chicago Blues Museum that traces the Chicago music scene of the 1950s through 1970s. Featured installations will include … Read Full Article
Furniture is ‘functional art on a human scale.’
by Barbara Eastman
Dust & Ashes Productions Inc. is a Valparaiso-based custom furniture and home accessories company owned by Vincent and Jessie Leman. They founded the company in 2005, before they were married, and have spent the last 11 years growing the business.
Growing up on a farm in the tiny hamlet of Francesville, Ind. (population 1000), … Read Full Article