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A Spring Break Staycation in the Dunes

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February 7, 2018

Trying to decide where to go for spring break? A little short on cash? Why not stay right here in Northwest Indiana or Southwest Michigan and have a staycation!…

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Miller Station to Miller Beach & Everything In Between

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February 2, 2018

Submitted by: Matthew A. Werner
Feature photo courtesy of Miller Historical Society, Inc.

Before Indiana became a state, the territory on the southern shore of Lake Michigan was inhabited by the…

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What’s Biting at the Bait Shop?

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January 30, 2018

Submitted by: Scott Timmerman

Tucked away in a residential area a mile south of the 49er Drive-In in Valparaiso is one of the dunes newest dining options. With modern farmhouse…

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Trains, Trails and Ales: A day of fun in the dunes!

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January 25, 2018

Ready to have some fun? We’ve got a challenge for you. It’s time to head to the South Shore Line and explore some new territory. We’ve figured out the…

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Ten Beautiful and Breathtaking Shelf Ice Photos

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January 24, 2018

Shelf Ice along Lake Michigan is one of the most majestic features in the dunes. This natural occurrence happens when waves crash and freeze and ice collects along the…