Purdue University Northwest to celebrate CHESS Gallery grand reopening

information provided by Purdue University Northwest HAMMOND, Ind. (March 3, 2019) – Purdue University Northwest’s College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences Art Gallery will celebrate the launch of its newly changed location on March 5 from 5:00-7:00pm. The grand reopening will be commemorated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and exhibit showcasing students’ art and photography … Read more

Chicago helps Illinois become film production destination

Streaming services, cable, and independent film projects lead expansion of Illinois film industry information provided by the Office of the Governor CHICAGO, Ill. (March 1, 2019) – Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Film Office at the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity today announced that 2018 saw continued strong increases in film industry spending, … Read more

2019 National Beard and Moustache Championships come to Tinley Park

(But not until November 9, 2019) information provided by the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau TINLEY PARK, Ill. (February 24, 2019) – Beard Team USA announced the 2019 National Beard and Moustache Championships at the 350 Brewery’s Insanity Factory in the Chicago Southland. The event is scheduled for November 9. The fullest and wildest … Read more

South Shore Arts presents ‘Haunts,’ second exhibit in a two-part series

Artist Reception on Sunday, March 3, 1:00–3:00pm information provided by South Shore Arts MUNSTER, Ind. (February 21, 2019) – South Shore Arts presents “Haunts,” the second exhibit in its “Urban Legends” series, now through April 21, 2019, at the Center for Visual & Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana. Curated by South Shore Arts … Read more

Vox Fortura to perform in Munster March 12

information provided by Lakeshore Community Concerts MUNSTER, Ind. (January 22, 2019) – Vox Fortura is a Classical Crossover group from the United Kingdom. As recent semi-finalists on Britain’s Got Talent, this foursome of vocalists stormed the competition with a powerhouse display of vocal panache and sheer class. They will be performing in the Munster High … Read more