Obituary: James N. Benes

February 15, 1940 – March 05, 2020 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home James N. Benes, age 80 of Munster, IN, formerly of Lansing, IL, was called home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 5, 2020. He is survived by his son: James D. (Melanie) Benes; two granddaughters: Rylee and Taylor Benes; and … Read more

City Life Center’s celebration of black heritage gives kids confidence, teaches heritage

Above: Students perform an African drum routine involving traditional percussion and African drums. (Photo provided) information provided by City Life Center GARY, Ind. (March 6, 2020) – City Life Center’s “Young, Gifted and Black” showcase provided students with a platform to give tribute to their culture through various forms of performing arts—dance, photography, puppetry, African … Read more