Video

Valparaiso Train Depot Time Lapse

  Eight hours of footage condensed into just over a minute. The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada built a line from Chicago to Valparaiso in 1880. The depot was constructed in 1912 and served continuously until Canadian National recently vacated the building and slated its demolition. The Porter County Career and Tech Center, Indiana Landmarks, […]

Hebron Indiana Schools Video

  A video created for the Hebron Redevelopment Commission showing off Hebron’s school system. For more information, visit hebronschools.k12.in.us or the Town of Hebron’s website at hebronindiana.org A special thank you to all teachers and principals interviewed for this video.

Wood’s Historic Grist Mill at Deep River

  At the mention of Lake County Indiana many think of the steel mills and sprawling refineries. But the landscape was far from that when John Wood first arrived in the county in 1835. Then the area was one of virgin forests, rolling prairies and impenetrable swamps. It was a far cry from the Massachusetts […]

Turkey Creek

  When Turkey Creek Golf Course was added to the Lake County Park system in 1977, there was lots of work to be done. Over the years the park department has worked to make Turkey Creek the best possible public golfing experience while increasing revenues through the provision of banquet and concession facilities, increased rounds, […]

Stoney Run

  Dedicated in 1973, Stoney Run is nestled in the rural setting of southeast Lake County. The 316 acres of tranquil woodlands, ponds, and open meadows lend themselves to a peaceful experience. The eight miles of hiking trails let visitors get away from it all and enjoy nature at its finest, observing first hand the […]