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South of Chicago, Illinois but located in Northern Indiana is the city of HAMMOND ( about a mile from Chicago limits ).
Settled in 1851 and incorporated as a city in 1883. Around 1847, the first permanent residents who were German farmers, began to settle in the area between the Grand and Little Calumet Rivers. Due to Hammond's proximity to Lake Michigan, there was much growth in population and industry quickly followed.
Located at the intersection of 141st Street and Calumet Ave. the RAMADA INN & CONFERENCE CENTER features a shuttle... more travel advice
The WHITING PIEROGI FESTIVALwas held in dowtown Whiting, Indiana, a suburb of Hammond from July 28 to 30,2006. Kristi (... more travel advice
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