At Ideas in Motion Media, we've been sharing a number of great videos from all walks of life that affect Lake, Porter and La Porte counties this summer and fall. We put together a list of a few that would be of interest to anybody, whether you're interested in building railroads, parks, relationships or a community.
There's an awful lot of good going on, just take a look! See all of our videos on the Ideas in Motion Media YouTube Channel!
Extending the South Shore Rail's West Lake Corridor with U.S. Congressman Pete Visclosky
In this first part of our recent sit down with Congressman Pete Visclosky we talk about the South Shore Rail's recent proposed plans for the West Lake Corridor - an expansion on the South Shore Line's existing route through Northwest Indiana.
Eboné Ivory - 2014 Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County Youth of the Year
We sat down and talked to 2014's Youth of the Year Eboné Ivory on how the B&GC has helped her overcome her struggles and help her inspire others.
What It's Like To Be A Mayor with Mayor Blair Milo and Mayor Ron Meer
In this third part of our interviews with the Mayor of La Porte Blair Milo and Mayor of Michigan City Ron Meer they talk about what being a Mayor of their city means to them, if they would run to be elected again, and how the job changes from day to day.
Changing Attitudes Towards Same Sex Relationships with Rick Soria and Scott Fech - Part Two
In this second and final part of the interview we did with Rick Soria and Scott Fech they talk about what their respective schools do to recognize LBGT groups, misconceptions about same sex marriage, and what can be done to support LBGT groups along with the marriage equality movement.
The ValPlayso Park Build Week - The Kickoff
We stopped by the first day of the building of the new ValPLAYso park and talked to a few people who are passionate about building ValPLAYso for a new generation.
Purdue North Central 9/11 Memorial Service and Bill Barrett's LEXEME VIII Sculpture Dedication
Purdue North Central recently hosted their 9/11 Memorial Service which reflected the events of September 11th, 2001, introduced a new piece by photographer Mel Theobald, and revealed a new 11 feet tall by 8 feet wide sculpture by artist Bill Barrett. To read more about the service, visit: http://www.valpolife.com/community/serving/45611-pnc-9-11-memorial-service
Dr. Matthew Nondorf, D.D.S., D.H.Sc., from Cavanaugh & Nondorf Orthodontics
In our interview with Matt Nondorf we sat down and talked about Cavanaugh & Nondorf, why he became an orthodontist, how Cavanaugh & Nondorf works with the latest technology, and why it's beneficial to have one office that's open every week of the year.
The Northwest Indiana Running Community with Todd and Heather Henderlong
In part two of our interview with Todd and Heather Henderlong from Extra Mile Fitness Company they talk about the NWI running community, what drives them to help out with different races around the region, and why they love living in Northwest Indiana.
Working Together to Build Neighbor's Place
Project Neighbors' Paul Schreiner and Porter County Community Foundation's Barb Young talk to us about Project Neighbors' latest venture - affordable housing for low income single women in Valparaiso called "Neighbor's Place".
Contributing to the Community with Mike Kwiatkowski and Eric Yuhasz from the IKORCC
In this first part of many interviews with The Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters members Mike Kwiatkowski and Eric Yuhasz they sat down to talk about how the union helps further the community that they serve.