LPHS Marching Band makes finals, places 4th overall at state

Photos and information provided (click photos to enlarge) The LaPorte High School Marching Band placed 4th at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) Scholastic A Class ... Continue Reading →

Symphony concert introduces thousands of kids to the magic of music

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) More than 5,000 students from throughout LaPorte County, South Bend and surrounding communities attended the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra’s ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Marching Band strikes gold at state prelims

Information and photos provided (click photos to enlarge) It was a shiny weekend for the Slicers all around. Fresh off its performances at the Homecoming game Oct. 6, the LaPorte ... Continue Reading →

Music in the air: 2nd giant instrument installed at Unity Park

Top 4 photos: the giant chimes at Kiwanis-Teledyne Park. Above photo: the Yantzee at Unity Park.  Information and photos provided by Kiwanis and Rotary clubs and LaPorte parks (Click ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Marching Band takes 1st at Plymouth festival

Photos and information provided The LaPorte High School Marching Band placed first in the Scholastic A Class at the Plymouth Harvest Festival of Bands on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. ... 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 →

New faces on LaPorte Little Theatre Board

The La Porte Little Theatre Club has announced new additions to its Board of Directors for 2017-2018. Lindsey Baugh, an English teacher at LaPorte High School and an actor, will be ... 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 →