Local Events and Live Remotes
  • Women’s Fair 2014 will take place from noon – 6 p.m., Oct. 21 at Blue Chip

    Join IU Health and TEAM WIMS

    Women’s Fair 2014 will take place from noon – 6 p.m., Oct. 21 at Blue Chip Stardust Event Center in Michigan City. The fair promises highly interactive exhibits and health information pods that will provide an exceptionally valuable and personalized experience for all who attend. Attendees can participate in free screenings for diabetes, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, hearing loss, oral cancer and breast cancer (clinical breast exams). Live cooking demonstrations featuring culinary specialist Chef Mark Anthony throughout the day will include audience participation and healthy recipe sampling. Keynote speakers will provide detailed, down-to-earth, information about the topics that women have been asking to hear about for years at Women’s Fair. To register in advance, or for more information, visit www.youngerlife.org. Women’s Fair is a program of IU Health La Porte Hospital.

  • Goodwill’s Little Black Dress Fashion Show Luncheon Thursday October 16

    Do you love fashion?  Don’t miss Goodwill’s Little Black Dress Fashion Show Luncheon at Avalon Manor in Merrillville on Thursday, October 16th.  Stylist and Image Consultant, Kathy Friend, will host the program featuring the latest looks for fall.  Doors open at 10:00 am for shopping 50% OFF in the Goodwill Boutique.  The luncheon and fashion show begin at 11:30 am and include: Celebrity Model, WIMS-AM Partner and General Manager, Ric Federighi.  Tickets are $40.00 per person before October 1st and $45.00 on or after that date.  For more information, visit: www.GoodwillFashionShow.com, contact Sharron Steward at: (574) 472-7300, or email: FashionShow@Goodwill-ni.org.

    Celebration of the Arts Fair-Schoolhouse Shop

    Schoolhouse Shop at Furnessville-26th Annual Celebration of the Arts

    Come join the Schoolhouse Shop at Furnessville for the 26th Annual Outdoor Celebration of the Arts. Mixed Media. Saturday September 20-10a-5p CST and Sunday September 21 11a-5p. The Schoolhouse Shop is located at 278 East 1500 North, Chesterton, Indiana 46304. Call 219-926-1551 for more information. Like them on FACEBOOK. Check out schoolhouseshop.com.  The Schoolhouse Shop welcomes over 30 artists across a multitudes of disciplines to the Indiana Dunes region. Painters, photographers, jewelers, tailors and potters all set up under the wooded shop grounds. Delicious aromas from Santiago’s Mexican Restaurant fill the air as thousands come to browse and enjoy this pleasant weekend destination. Will we see you this year? Call 219-926-1551 for more information.


  • Senior Harvest Ball Thursday 10/9 at Senior Center in Michigan City

    Come join Michigan City Senior Center Fundraiser Thursday October 9 from 5:30p-8:30p. Appetizers-Desserts-Music-Fun. Celebrity Dancers-Community Sponsored Event-Admission is Free-Pick up ticekst at Senior Center. For Sponsorship information call Stefanie at 219-872-6800.

    RITTENHOUSE SENIOR LIVING Car Show and Lunch Party-Wednesday October 1 11a-1p

    Come Join in on some great FREE food and fun with Rittenhouse and TEAM WIMS. Rittenhouse Senior Living is located at 4300 Cleveland Avenue in Michigan City. The fun is from 11a-1p. Stop by for lunch. If you have any questions, or want to get your car in the show call Debbie or Stefanie at 219-872-6800.

    Perrenials Galore  with Ric Federighi/Mary Gigliotti TEAM WIMS broadcast Saturday September 27th from 9a-11a off of State Road 4 —