Mother’s Day, Elections, and Dodgeball All Topics on this Week’s “Lakeshore Drive” Program

By: Brett Fuller Last Updated: May 10, 2012

Each Wednesday afternoon, Ideas in Motion Media Publisher Chris Mahlmann joins The Lakeshore 89.1 FM's Lakeshore Drive program to talk social media and all the happenings in Northwest Indiana this week.

The program, Lakeshore Drive runs Monday through Friday from 4:00pm until 5:30pm, highlighting some of the bigger issues affecting Northwest Indiana. You can catch Chris joining Tavis and the crew each Wednesday at 4:40pm. If you didn’t listen live this week, you can listen in on the program’s audio by clicking the play button below!

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0:00 – 3:16: This week’s Region Tweets segment touches on the large amount of tourism news in Northwest Indiana, like the Valpo Velvet and Indiana Dunes nomination for Top Indiana Places competition and the South Shore CVA announcement that a national softball tournament coming back, with the opening ceremony being held in Valpo. The two also touched on how the local elections were covered on social media throughout the Region
3:17 – 5:22: The United Way of La Porte County’s big dodgeball tournament raising $10,000 for a good cause
5:23 – 7:45: Mother’s Day events happening throughout Northwest Indiana, and the Listen to Your Mother event taking place in Valparaiso on Thursday, and the Mudathlon coming up in July are all discussed