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The Northwest Indiana region represents a wide range of communities and people from all walks of life. Friends & Neighbors is a half-hour program exploring what it means to live and work in Northwest Indiana. The series celebrates the idea that behind all of the many good things in the Region are a diverse group of good people making it happen.

The Morton Arboretum, Disc golf, Lakeshore Paws + more

Transitions Equestrian Center Transitions, Shirley Heinze Land Trust, Valpo Soup Co., + the MAAC Foundation!

The FIRST EVER Triathlon for service dogs and owners to honor our veterans, Pets N Vets, The Chesterton Brewery + more!

To connect people to episodes from previous seasons and community initiatives, activities, and locations, Lakeshore Public Media will launch a digitally interactive “Friends and Neighbors” (FAN for short) map before the new season's premiere.

Explore the map here

The map is marked with pins spanning across Northwest Indiana, Southwest Michigan, and Chicagoland. With each pin, users can access the location-specific “Friends and Neighbors” video segment, the subject’s website, and directions to the address. Lakeshore is seeking sponsors for the map, and those interested can contact: