posttrib
BUMP 
Weather Updates

Business Briefs, Sept. 3

Updated: October 4, 2012 6:06AM



MERRILLVILLE

Women’s conference: Lakeshore Public Television’s Lakeshore Professional Women’s Conference is planned Friday, Sept. 14, at the Radisson Hotel in Merrillville. It is an all-day event featuring professional development and networking opportunities for women in all levels of the business world. The keynote speaker is scheduled to be six-time Emmy Award winner Shawne Duperon. Breakout session topics include “How to Thrive in the New Normal,” “Think Your Way to Prosperity,” “Inventing a Future that Feels Good,” and “10 Ways Highly Successful Women Lead.” A catered lunch and networking reception also are included. Individual tickets are $125, and table sponsorships are $1,500. To purchase tickets, call Aimee White at 756-5656, Ext. 327, or visit lpwc.eventbrite.com. For more information on the event or to become an event sponsor, call Brandi Anstine at 756-5656, Ext. 317, or email banstine@lakeshoreptv.com.

CHESTERTON

Book signing: Paula McHugh will sign copies of her book, “Talking Landscapes: Indiana Dunes Poems,” from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the European Market at Broadway and Third Street, and from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Chesterton Art Center, 115 S. 4th St.



© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit www.suntimesreprints.com. To order a reprint of this article, click here.