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CALLING ALL POETS! Whether it’s a love of sonnets or alliteration in the written word, Highland Main Street is looking for you. A year after Lily Rex became the first poet laureate, the hunt is on for her successor. DEADLINE: Nominations are due March 15. Click here for details about the program and the application process. QUESTIONS? Call (219) 972-7598 or email 

NEW VIDEO PORTAL: Take a virtual tour of Highland with the town's new video profile. After a warm welcome from Council President Bernie Zemen, visitors can take a spin through shopping, dining and attractions or learn more about our local businesses, industry, education, recreation, parks, healthy living, housing, quality of life and community organizations. Click here to view.

TRI KAPPA FASHION SHOW: Munster-Highland Tri Kappa is celebrating 25 years of fashion, small business and education with Dinner at Tiffany's. Enjoy a glass of champagne while shopping the vendor small business boutique March 13 at the Halls of St. George. Doors open at 5:30. Dinner is served at 7 p.m. Tickets are $40 per person and may be purchased online by clicking here.  INFO: Email 

YOUTH CHORUS AUDITIONS:  Our skilled music educators offer instruction in solo vocal techniques and valuable experience in choral singing. Northwest Indiana Youth Chorus invites singers aged 6-18 to audition by appointment for our fall season. NIYC rehearses Monday evenings at Lincoln Center in preparation for two concerts, one in December and one in May. The chorus also participates in local festivals, musical theatre and liturgical activities. INFO: For more info or to schedule an audition, contact Dr. Bonita Neff at (219) 629-5448 or