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IN PURSUIT

By Mike Krzyston / March 3, 2022

After a runner-up season in 2020 and a 4th place finish in 2021, the Crown Point High School Bulldogs have a perfect storm brewing for their 2022 wrestling season. Led by phenom Jesse Mendez, looking to become only the tenth wrestler in Indiana history to win 4 state championships, IN PURSUIT follows the Bulldogs historic … Read more

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WATCH: Best Fantasy Football League Punishment

By Alan Myszkowski / February 16, 2022

What happens when you lose your fantasy football league? For the guys in “The Red Dress League”, you put on a dress in the middle of winter and stand on the intersection of 30 & 41 with picket signs in 13 degree weather.

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Plate of the Morning Wrecker at Brothers in Merrillville, IN

EAT LOCAL – Brothers Breakfast & Lunch

By Alan Myszkowski / February 15, 2022

After we released our “Best Breakfast Places to Eat in Northwest Indiana” list, we received a lot of feedback about who we had left off. One of those places was Brothers Breakfast & Lunch in Merrillville, IN. To find out more we went to meet the Owner Manny Saitis and to find out what makes … Read more

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Man On The Street: Amazing Man Expo

By Alan Myszkowski / February 9, 2022

We sent our correspondent Don Teva to the Amazing Man Expo in Crown Point, IN to find out everything that encompasses being a man. We’ve never been that close to wrestling before, and have to admit, it was a really good time checking it out.

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Recipe of the Month: Birria Quesadillas from Chris Pappas

By Alan Myszkowski / February 8, 2022

Want to win your Super Bowl Party? Then check out this dish for our “Recipe of the Month” where we give you a recipe from a local chef that you can make at home. This month’s feature is Birria Quesadillas from Chef Chris Pappas at Provecho Latin Provisions for your upcoming Super Bowl Party.    

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Best Breakfast Places to Eat in Northwest Indiana

By Alan Myszkowski / February 4, 2022

The Region loves their breakfast. Here are the places that we recommend trying the next time you venture out for the most important meal of the day. AVGO Saint John, IN From the Owner: “Our curiously straightforward menu pushes the boundaries on all big breakfast and lunch plates you’re familiar with, while featuring a full-service coffee … Read more

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First Look: Moto On Ice

By Mike Krzyston / January 27, 2022

  For over a decade, Moto on Ice has brought organized ice motor sport races to Cedar Lake, Indiana. Every Sunday in the winter, barring the freezing of the lake itself, motorists from across the midwest gather on the ice to compete in multiple different styles of races. The opening race of the 2022 season … Read more

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The inside of Tavern On Main in Crown Point decorated for Christmas

Kickstart Your Holiday Spirit: 10 Places to Visit This Christmas Season

By Alan Myszkowski / December 8, 2021

stacks With its academia-themed décor and locally loved balcony, Stacks feels like its shelves have been waiting for elves all year. Giant ornaments hang from the high ceilings giving the place an old-world vibe that contrasts with its modernist sensibilities in a good way.  Their rooftop seating is an attraction year-round, but it’s even more … Read more

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FEDERICO: THE BIG LEAGUE BARBER

By Autumn Cunningham / December 7, 2021

  An Inside look into the World of an MLB Barber Hailing from Hammond, Freddie Pintor is a larger-than-life personality best known for being the barber for a number of Chicago White Sox stars, including Yoan Moncada, Tim Anderson and Eloy Jimenez to name a few. Our very own Mike Krzyston (Slater) had the incredible … Read more

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Hot Wings at Off Square Brewing

Wing Wednesday at Off Square Brewing

By Alan Myszkowski / December 2, 2021

Another week. Another wing. This week Rosalie Black and Alan Myszkowski went to Off Square Brewing to eat wings with Cook Kris Underwood and Owner Dave Hellwege. From now until the end of the month, Off Square is donating 25 cents to the St. Jude House for every craft beer sold. Make sure to stop … Read more

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