Hammond Public Library announces Job Ready Service Program

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The Hammond Public Library announces the Job Ready Service Program, a three-week training seminar to educate job seekers on strategic methods to assist them in obtaining employment. Library staff will offer training in the use of bibliographic resources, as well as instruction on the latest trends in prospective markets. We hope to engage local businesses and organizations that also would …

Splash Dance and Bizarre Bazaar keep summer alive in Hammond

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While summer is winding down and children have returned to school, the city of Hammond still has plenty of fun planned. A Special Needs Splash Dance is planned from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Hammond’s splash pad at the Wolf Lake Aquatic Play Center, a state-of-the-art facility at 2100 Calumet Ave. complete with splash pad, changing rooms, concession stand, …

Festival of the Lakes opens in Hammond

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July 16, 2014 – Anna Ortiz The temperatures didn’t reflect the Caribbean island music Wednesday as the Festival of the Lakes opened in Hammond. Cool breezes wafted through the crowd along with blues and reggae music as youngsters lined up for carnival rides along the Midway. The 11th annual Festival of the Lakes has more rides, more food and what …

Festival of the Lakes Schedule: Something for everyone

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Music in the Air Hammond’s 11th Annual Festival of the Lakes is a five-day summer celebration that begins July 16 and concludes July 20. The festival focuses on entertainment, food, and activities. This year’s entertainment includes The Kinsey Report opening for Jimmy Cliff to kick off the week on Wednesday, July 16. Jimmy Sarr Band will open for Big & …

Festival of the Lakes Schedule: Something for everyone

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Music in the Air Hammond’s 11th Annual Festival of the Lakes is a five-day summer celebration that begins July 16 and concludes July 20. The festival focuses on entertainment, food, and activities. This year’s entertainment includes The Kinsey Report opening for Jimmy Cliff to kick off the week on Wednesday, July 16. Jimmy Sarr Band will open for Big & ...