April 27, 2018

Neonatal units helping young lives for more than 30 years

Courtesy of Post-Tribune Written by Nancy Coltun Webster When Vernon Parr was born three decades ago, at just 35 weeks’ gestation, he weighed in at 3 pounds, 5 ounces. Today, Parr is 5 feet 10 inches tall and feels healthy. Like other guys his age, Parr works, plays basketball and ...Read More
April 25, 2018

Calendar overloaded with family fun, food, and fireworks, as RailCats announce 2018 Schedule

Courtesy of The Chronicle The Gary SouthShore RailCats schedule is loaded with family fun as the RailCats kick off the 2018 season at U.S. Steel Yard. Single game tickets go on sale at 10 am on Monday, April 9. RailCats fans can enjoy nine giveaways, ten fireworks shows, and numerous ...Read More
April 22, 2018

Methodist Hospitals pamper cancer survivors and those battling it at Spring Spa Day

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Deborah Laverty CROWN POINT — Cancer survivor Frances Wielgus was all smiles after she received her complimentary chair massage on Saturday at the Methodist Hospitals Spring Spa Day. "It's fantastic," Wielgus said of the pampering. Wielgus, of Hebron, came to the event ...Read More
April 21, 2018

Methodist Hospitals’ Spring Spa Day Empowers a Sisterhood of Cancer Fighters and Survivors

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Written by Marina Goldstine At the 2018 Annual Spring Spa Day, women from around the Region gathered together to be pampered from head to toe. The free event brought together women that are being treated for cancer or are cancer survivors. On that Saturday morning ...Read More
April 20, 2018

Methodist Hospitals to hold free spa day for cancer patients, survivors

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Methodist Hospitals will host its annual spring spa day to provide women who are being treated for cancer or who have survived cancer a day of pampering, empowerment and health education. The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at ...Read More
April 17, 2018

Donating life through organ transplants: Methodist Hospitals ceremony highlights importance of being a donor

Courtesy of The Times of Northwest Indiana Written by Lu Ann Franklin MERRILLVILLE — Just before her 13th birthday in September 1994, Samera Mohammed learned she had Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a diagnosis that changed her life. To battle this form of cancer, Mohammed endured chemotherapy and radiation, and in 1999, was ...Read More
April 16, 2018

Methodist Hospitals names new DAISY Award winners

Courtesy of The Chicago Crusader The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. Methodist Hospitals is a Daisy Award Partner. Nurses are honored with this award three times a year. Patients and visitors may nominate ...Read More
April 13, 2018

NIRPC Sets Hearings for 2050 Plan

Courtesy of Inside Indiana Business Written by Reed Parker, Writer/Reporter PORTAGE - The Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission is beginning the development of its next regional plan. The commission is seeking input on the needs, vision and goals of the region over the next three decades. Ten public meetings have been set ...Read More
April 9, 2018

Calendar Overloaded with Family Fun, Food, Fireworks, and Dwight Schrute as RailCats Announce 2018 Promotional Schedule

Courtesy of OurSportsCentral GARY, IN - The Gary SouthShore RailCats promotional schedule is loaded with family fun as the RailCats kick off the 2018 season at U.S. Steel Yard! Single game tickets go on sale at 10 am on Monday, April 9th RailCats fans can enjoy nine giveaways, ten fireworks ...Read More
April 2, 2018

Methodist Hospitals Names New DAISY Award Winners in April, 2018

Courtesy of NW Indiana Life Methodist Hospitals is a Daisy Award Partner. The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses every day. Nurses are honored with this award three times a year. Patients and visitors may nominate ...Read More