Arts in the Park turns on all 4 burners Wednesday with Dr. Groovy & the Soul Surgeons, and Thursday with People & Songs

Think the summer groove is over? Think again. Arts in the Park continues to deliver delightful outdoor evenings with Dr. Groovy & the Soul Surgeons on Wednesday, Aug. 23, and ... 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 →

Ready for Hoosier STAR? Tickets available now for Sept. 9 big event

Five youngsters and five adults are preparing in hopes of claiming top crowns in the 12th annual Hoosier STAR competition. The event, which has become a local entertainment highlight, ... Continue Reading →

Public invited to outdoor carillon recital Aug. 27

Information provided On Sunday, Aug. 27, a carillon recital will be given by carillonneur John Gouwens at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, 307 Kingsbury Ave. Plan to spend a delightful ... 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 →

Vintage quilts stitched by local artisans on display at museum

Photo and information provided A quilt display entitled “A Cozy Cover-up: A Look at LaPorte County Quilts” is on display through August at the LaPorte County Historical Society ... Continue Reading →