Come home to Highland!
POLICE DEPARTMENT HIRING: The Town of Highland is accepting applications through August 20 for the position of Probationary Police Officer. Click here for requirements. Deadline to apply is midnight August 20. QUESTIONS? Call 219-838-3184 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please identify yourself as an applicant and request to speak with someone in administration.
SIDEWALK PROGRAM: In conjunction with the town's summer sidewalk replacement program, the Town Council has secured an additional $50,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds to assist low- to moderate-income homeowners in replacing dilapidated concrete. If your sidewalk panels need replacing, download a form here, to see if you qualify for the CDBG or conventional sidewalk replacement programs. INFO: Call Public Works at (219) 972-5069.
TOWN THEATRE: Click here to learn more and download a membership form.
THE BIG BAD MUSICAL: The Highland Parks & Recreation Department’s Performing Arts Group presents “The Big Bad Musical” — a howling courtroom comedy adapted from the book by best-selling author Alec Strum. Music and lyrics by Bill Francosur. Bring a comfy lawn chair or blanket and sit back and enjoy the show. The concession stand will be open and programs are $2. All proceeds help offset the cost of production. SHOWTIMES: 8 p.m. JULY 30, 31 and AUG. 1, 6, 7, 8 at Main Square Gazebo. Admission is free. INFO: (219) 838-0114 or highlandparks.org.
KIDS FISHING CONTEST
AUGUST 8 MEADOWS PARK
REGISTER TODAY! Boys and girls are invited to enjoy a morning of fishing activities and participate in a catch-and-release tournament. Bring your own pole, hooks, lures and bobbers. Bait provided.