Dine, have fun and raise funds for Bubby, too, on Sept. 6

Through the generosity of the Indianapolis Colts and LaPorte’s Buffalo Wild Wings, a fundraiser will be held for 3-year-old Edward “Bubby” Burek-Phillips and his family. To Bubby ... Continue Reading →

Milo, Holcomb unveil state’s new Next Level Jobs initiative

EDITOR’S NOTE: Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, was former LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo’s first day on the job as the state’s first-ever Secretary of Career Connections and Talent. ... Continue Reading →

Homes for Heroes opens New Carlisle office; ribbon cutting Aug. 18

Homes for Heroes, a business that helps veterans and retired police, firefighters, teachers and healthcare workers buy and sell homes, will host a ribbon cutting at its new office at ... Continue Reading →

First major development for NewPorte Landing: Dunes Event Center sports complex

A 50,000-square-foot sports complex that will focus on youth and adult volleyball will be built in NewPorte Landing. The Dunes Event Center will be designed to draw teams and spectators ... Continue Reading →

LP Enterprise Zone Board offers entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to revitalize a downtown building

The City of LaPorte Enterprise Zone Board is offering entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to team with the board in revitalizing a downtown property. The enterprise zone board has acquired ... Continue Reading →

Taste of LaPorte builds on local restaurants and specialties

WNLP information and photos by Bob Wellinski (click photos to enlarge)  A steady flow of people followed their noses and the delicious smell of food to the grounds of the ... Continue Reading →

Scenes from Coffee with a Cop

Photos provided by sheriff’s office, EMS and DNR (click to enlarge) Ronald McDonald and other citizens visited the LaPorte McDonald’s on Pine Lake Avenue June 29, 2017, to have ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte’s American Renolit expanding, creating 30 new jobs

American Renolit, located at 1207 E. Lincolnway, is enlarging its facility, a move that is expected to result in 30 new jobs. Here are details: Inside Indiana Business news release: A ... Continue Reading →

Getting a new U.S. flag? Take your old one to Haverstock’s to honor veterans

Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services is accepting retired U.S. flags to be used to honor fallen veterans by being draped across their caskets at the time of cremation. The ... Continue Reading →

Official grand opening of LP Pet Supplies Plus is June 15

Photo and information provided The official grand opening of Pet Supplies Plus, which opened in LaPorte in May, will take place June 15, 2017, at noon with a ribbon cutting administered ... Continue Reading →