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About Matt Evans

Webmaster Matt Evans lives and works in his hometown of Valpo. Matt is a top performing real estate agent with RE/MAX Pace Realty in Valparaiso selling homes, land, businesses, commercial property and multifamily homes. As a REALTOR, he works daily with people relocating to and around Porter County and Northwest Indiana.

Valpo Parks Opens William E. Urschel Pavilion for Ice Skating & Summer Market

On Saturday, November 28, 2015, the City of Valparaiso opened the William E. Urschel Pavilion and the Indiana Beverage Activity Center.  Hundreds were in attendance at the grand opening Winter Festival.   The facility features a covered pavilion and ice rink for … Continue reading

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Valplayso Project An Example of Community Pride

Like many of the Valparaiso Parks, Valplayso has a rich history of serving children and parents of several generations. The next generation Valplayso is now complete, as nearly 3,000 community members gave their support as managers, workers and as financial … Continue reading

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Good Valparaiso Breakfast Spots

Consider several of these time tested restaurants in Valparaiso, Indiana Continue reading

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Indoor Sports Keep Valparaiso Residents Warm

During fall and winter months, local Indiana sports teams gear up for the coming seasons.  For all ages, from youth thru college,  indoor sports keep wintertime exciting in addition to the excitement Mother Nature provides.  From basketball to volleyball to wrestling and swimming/diving to … Continue reading

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Visual Valpo Launched by City

The City of Valparaiso Indiana has launched a new program called Visual Valpo, aimed to provide a channel for public concerns to be brought to the attention of city staff.  Whether it be potholes, downed trees, damaged signs, unsightly refuse, … Continue reading

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Winter Activities in Valparaiso, Indiana

Those with an interest in sledding and toboggan rides can set their sights on Forest Park Golf Course off Harrison Boulevard or Rogers-Lakewood Park Derby Downs off North Campbell Street. Continue reading

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Porter County Homebuyers Must File Tax Exemptions

The most common exemptions taken are the homestead and mortgage exemptions, and they can possibly reduce a homeowner’s bill by nearly 50% under a tax bill without such exemptions. Continue reading

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Valparaiso’s University Promenade Moving Forward

A new project slated for the north gateway to Valparaiso University appears to be moving forward by 2011.  University Promenade, located at the intersections of Lincolnway (and Laporte) with University Drive, will be a mixed use project with commercial, retail, and 28 … Continue reading

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Valpo’s Cherry Hill Subdivision offers New Homes and Lots

Hardwood forests are the centerpeice for one of Valparaiso’s newer subdivisions called Cherry Hill.  Located off 250 West on the northeast side of Valparaiso, Cherry Hill offers over 64 permit ready lots and several completed single family homes currently priced from … Continue reading

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Enjoy more than nature at Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

At Taltree Arboretum & Gardens, located just outside of Valparaiso, visitors can take in the beautiful gardens, walk on trails meandering through woods, wetlands, and prairies, and observe an abundance of natural flora.  But if  you are looking for a little … Continue reading

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