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Cool Runnings Slides into New Digs

By on July 16, 2017

Submitted by: Matt Cunningham

You may not know what to expect from a Jamaican restaurant.

That’s fine.

Many of you fellow rambling gourmands have undoubtedly tried Jermaine Miller’s signature jerk chicken, curry goat and oxtail via his award winning food truck or his prior location adjacent to the 11thStreet South Shore stop….


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Trails & Beaches

Taltree Arboretum and Gardens

By on July 11, 2017

Submitted by: Donna Lind

Location: 450 West 100 North, Valparaiso, IN  46385
Dog Friendly:  Yes
Parking: Yes
Cost: $10 entry fee or $49.00 a year membership for one adult – there are also family, senior and children membership rates
Restrooms: Yes
Trail Length: 5.74 miles of hiking trails

If I’m not hiking in the dunes, my second choice are the trails found…


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Meet your Neighbors: Jim and Hilary Pappas

By on July 6, 2017

Meet Jim and Hilary Pappas!  Jim and Hilary own and operate Miller Beach Vacation Rentals which offers year-round, short-term, luxury, beachfront accommodations for group sizes up to 30 people.  With meticulous attention to detail, they work closely together to create thoughtful and welcoming environments for their guests and to…

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