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Area Context

Volunteers needed! Come bust some blight in our town this Saturday!


Doug Davis: Surrealism April 7 – 30


Lake Effekt 2017!


Vanguards II – Hope, Disappointment and Future History


Todd McMeen’s Activity Post


No GEO immigrant detention center in Gary!

Economy & Jobs

Blight Buster Day



Join us at the Miller Spotlight Jamboree today at 4pm!

Education & Youth

Bead Town is BACK!!!


Jeff Manes Book Signing


Todd McMeen’s Activity Post

Environment & Eco Tourism

Birding with Ken Brock

Environmental Education

First Friday Campfire on the Beach continues on October 2 from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at Lake Street Beach. Meet a ranger at 4 p.m. to hike to the beach or go directly to the beach to enjoy an autumn afternoon on the lakeshore.


Environmental Recreation

The EPA is still assessing the extent of the chromium 6 chemical spill in Portage, which closed at least 3 beaches. People and pets are urged to avoid contact with the lake water.



“Just US” Roosevelt High School student art exhibit


Doug Davis: Surrealism April 7 – 30


#Giving Tuesday


Stargazing with the Chicago Astronomical Society


Medicaid expansion helping to cover thousands in NWI



“Reframing Histories” Exhibit

Miller Spotlight

Thanks for the support Miller Business Association! If you know of any institution or business willing to advertise the Miller Spotlight Action Group Workshops please have them email Jessie Renslow at


Documentary Film – Amy Winehouse


\"Shifting Sands on the Path to Sustainability\" Documentary The new documentary Shifting Sands on the Path to Sustainability can be viewed at the following times and locations: - April 22, 9 p.m., premiere broadcast on Lakeshore Public Television - April 23, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore\'s Douglas Center, 110 N. Lake St., Gary - April 24, 2 p.m., Dorothy Buell Visitor\'s Center of the IDNL, 1215 N. Ind. 49, Chesterton - May 7, 10 a.m., Field Museum\'s Simpson Theater, Chicago - May 16, Valparaiso Chain of Lakes Group will hold a public screening at the Porter County Administration Center.


The Art Within: Rebuilding through Preservation – March 3 – 26


Several groups opposed the plan, saying Gary should not be known as a \'prison town\'.


Blight Buster Day

Safety & Code

Just a heads up, the Gary Police Department has switched over to Central Dispatching. When making NON-EMERGENCY calls for service please use 219-660-0000 instead of 219-881-1260. This will direct your call to the proper location. For all other calls to the police department you may dial any known number directly or call 219-881-7300 for automated assistance.



First Inaugural MBACD Golf Outing

Transportation & Infrastructure

The Miller Beach Arts & Creative Disctict\'s Planning Committee meets about their ongoing efforts with the Gary Lakefront District Plan (Strong Cities/Strong Communities, Transit Oriented Development), retention of the South Shore Station, derelict property demolition, placemaking and pocket park, Farmers Market, TIGER grant, and synergies with the Miller Spotlight Infrastructure and Transportation activities at the Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts.


Stargazing with the Chicago Astronomical Society


Sacred Arts Tour – Mani Stone Painting Workshop


Gary youth singer songwriter nominated for Chicago Music Award

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