Hammond’s 14th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration

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Sponsored by Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation, and Pepsi Beverages Company. When:Saturday, May 5, 20185:00pm – 10:00pm Where:Hammond Civic Center5825 S. Sohl AvenueHammond, IN 46320 Food served by El Gran Taco Mexican Grill (from 5:00pm – 8:00pm). Entertainment by: All tickets include food for $15. Children under 12 are $5. Cash bar available. For more information …

Spring Indoor Garage Sale

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and Hammond Parks & Recreation are pleased to bring you the first Indoor Garage Sale for 2018. When:Saturday, April 14th from 10am – 3pm Where:Jean Shepherd Community Center3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive. Come and turn an unwanted treasure into a prized possession! Booths will feature a variety of items from which to choose. Admission is free …

Open Chess at the Jean Shepherd Community Center

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Open Chess at the Jean Shepherd Community Center Come out to the Jean Shepherd Community Center, 3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive in Hammond and play open chess with your friends. When:March 24th and 31st, 2018.Noon to 4pm Cost is $3 per player. Refreshments served. Call 219-554-0155 for additional information.

Hammond Marina Fishing Derby

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr.’s Hammond Marina Fishing Derby When:Saturday, April 21, 2018No Rain Date7:00 am to 4:00 pm Where:Hammond Marina Prizes and trophies are given for: Fishing on outer Lake Michigan Bin Wall and Fishing on the inside docks of the marina, West End, Bin Wall and dock fishing only. No boats! Live and artificial bait. No entry fee. …

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

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American Veterans Motorcycle Riders Association, Hammond Parks & Recreation, and the Hammond Parks Foundation invite you to attend our 15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Where:Hessville Park 173rd & Kennedy Avenue Hammond, IN When:Sunday, March 25, 2018 @ 12:00 noon Ages 1-14 Bring your bags/baskets to fill with candy. Don’t forget pictures with the Easter Bunny! Call AVMRA Events Coordinators Lisa or …

Hammond Invitational Tournament (H.I.T.) 2018

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Dear League President/Team Manager: On behalf of the City of Hammond, I am excited to announce and invite your baseball team(s) to what has become one of the premier summer invitational tournament in the region. From June 1st – 3rd, the fourth annual Hammond Invitational Tournament (HIT) will take place throughout Hammond. Over the last several years, my administration has …

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Hammond Housing Market Trending Up

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott is proud to announce that Hammond’s housing market is trending upwards. In 2017, 42% of houses were sold within the first 30 days and 26% within first 60 days receiving 98% and 96% of listing price respectively. In the last five years, the median selling price in Hammond has increased by $32,500 and the number …

Applicants Sought for Hammond Police Academy Bound Sponsorship Program

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Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. and the City of Hammond Police Department are seeking applicants for the new Hammond Academy Bound sponsorship program. The program sponsors Hammond residents wishing to become Hammond Police Officers. Applications will be accepted starting Monday, March 19th through Thursday, March 29th in the Chief’s office at the Hammond Police Department located at 509 Douglas Street in …

15th Annual Hammond Job Fair

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The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development would like to invite you to attend the 15th Annual Job Fair on Thursday, March 22nd from 11am to 3pm at the Hammond Civic Center, 5825 Sohl Avenue in Hammond. This event is instrumental in addressing the employment needs of the residents of the City of Hammond and the Region, as well as assisting …