LaPorte Firefighters’ annual Rock the Park fundraiser is July 21

The LaPorte Firefighters’ annual Rock the Park fundraiser will be held Saturday, July 21, at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheater in Fox Park. Headlining acts this year are Kashmir ... Continue Reading →

This week’s Arts in the Park: LaPorte City Band Wednesday, People & Songs Thursday

This week’s free Arts in the Park concerts feature the LaPorte City Band on Wednesday, July 18, and People & Songs on Thursday, July 19. Both concerts begin at 7 p.m. at the ... Continue Reading →

Pageant of Drums delivers thrilling thunder and pizzazz

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski If you drove by Michigan City’s Ames Field Sunday evening, June 23, 2018, that wasn’t thunder you heard. Eight drum and bugle corps from across the ... Continue Reading →

Purdue Northwest group invites you to join and enjoy a bus trip to Chicago play

The Purdue Northwest Women’s Association (PNWA) will kick off its day trip season with an excursion to Chicago on Saturday, July 21, to see the 2016 Tony Award-winning musical, “The ... Continue Reading →

UMW Arts & Crafts Show is Sept. 29 at fairgrounds

The United Methodist Women of First United Methodist Church, LaPorte, will host their 5th annual Arts & Crafts Show on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the LaPorte County ... Continue Reading →

Lubeznik Center offers rare opportunity to view original Warhol works

Information and photos provided Now through Oct. 13, 2018, Lubeznik Center for the Arts in Michigan City is exhibiting original works by Andy Warhol. The artworks are on loan from ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte City Band opens summer season June 6

The historic LaPorte City Band will begin its new season Wednesday, June 6, and continue through Aug. 8. Concerts are free each Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheater ... Continue Reading →

Jaycees seek vendors for 45th Arts & Crafts Festival ​

  The LaPorte Jaycees’ annual Arts & Crafts Festival has been the traditional kickoff to the Jaycees’ 4th of July season for decades. This year’s festival will be held ... Continue Reading →

Maestro Bauman bids goodbye at memorable LP symphony concert

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski Oh, what it night! The May 5, 2018, LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra season finale was nothing short of outstanding, and it ended with ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Winter Guard closes season with semifinalist placing at World Championships

The LaPorte High School Winter Color Guard competed at the Winter Guard International World Championships held in Dayton, OH, on April 12, 13 and 14. Prelims for the 59 Scholastic Open ... Continue Reading →