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Top Eleven Events Of September

August 31, 2019

For many, school is back in session and summer is beginning to wind down. There’s even a slight chill in the air. Here at Dig The Dunes, we found eleven events to help heat up your September!

1:      September 1 – Labor Daze – Michigan City, IN

Sunday, September 1stwill be Burn ‘Em…


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Say Cheese! Mac & Cheese Fest returns to the dunes.

August 29, 2019

Photo provided by the City of Michigan City

Mac and Cheese Fest is coming back to the dunes and this year it’s heading to the waterfront. On September 29th, Mac & Cheese lovers from around the region will head to 100 Washington Landing, along the harbor in Michigan City for…


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We Gotta Do Better.

August 27, 2019

Submitted by: Matt WernerFeature photo: Karen Cercone

By now you’ve heard that ArcelorMittal exceeded the amount of cyanide and ammonia it’s permitted to release into the Little Calumet River, yet the alert came late and information is difficult to find. We gotta do better.

One-hundred-twenty years ago, biologists and conservationists began traveling to the southern shore of Lake Michigan. They marveled…

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