LPHS Marching Band takes 3rd at Concord Invitational

The LaPorte High School Marching Band placed third at the Concord High School Invitational Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.  Complete Open Class A results: Goshen                        67.1 Chesterton                  60.95 LaPorte                       60.35 Portage                 ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Band places 5th at Goshen Invitational

The LaPorte High School Marching Band placed fifth at the Goshen High School Invitational Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. Complete Open Class A results: Penn        ... Continue Reading →

Area’s top talent shines at 12th annual Hoosier Star

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) In what some called the best Hoosier Star contest yet, 5 adults and 5 youths sang their hearts out on the ... Continue Reading →

Play a tune by the lake — instrument provided!

Information from LaPorte Park and Recreation Department The first outdoor musical instrument in the Joyful Noise project was installed Tuesday in Unity Park on the shore of North Pine ... Continue Reading →

Artists and art lovers unite near Lake Michigan’s shore

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Lubeznik Center for the Arts presented its 36th annual Art Festival on its grounds near the Lake Michigan shoreline in Michigan City on Aug. 19-20. ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County Symphony announces its 2017-18 season

Information provided The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra has announced its concerts for its 45th season. Executive Director Nanda Danitschek said, “This year is all about community ... Continue Reading →

Footlight Players open 68th season with “Crimes of the Heart”

Information provided The Footlight Players of Michigan City will open their 68th season with Beth Henley’s dark comedy, “Crimes of the Heart,” directed by Janice Rice and assisted ... Continue Reading →

The LaPorte Theatre opened in 1923 with a live orchestra — and “The Mighty Wurlitzer”

 By Fern Eddy Schultz, LaPorte County Historian (Click on photos to enlarge) How often we hear comments about the loss of the LaPorte Theatre! The theatre’s grand opening (as ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Little Theatre announces 2017-18 lineup

Now in its 93rd season, the LaPorte Little Theatre is announcing its show schedule for 2017-18 (exact times and dates to be announced): — “Zombie Prom.” This show is more ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Service League awards scholarships to twin brother and sister

Information provided Twins Alexa and Mason Kosior, both 2017 LaPorte High School graduates, have each been awarded a $500 scholarship from the LaPorte Service League. At their June ... Continue Reading →