Local business offers free furnace to a LaPorte County deserving family

Information from H&G Doug Kiger, president and owner of H&G Plumbing & Heating Inc. in LaPorte, would like to thank our community and customers for choosing and trusting ... Continue Reading →

Downtown LaPorte businesses provide treats to costumed cuties of all kinds

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge)  Downtown LaPorte has probably never been populated by more colorful and entertaining pedestrians. You name it: ... Continue Reading →

2 LP County businesses, 1 entrepreneur to be honored by NW Indiana small business organization

Two LaPorte County businesses and one local young entrepreneur will be among 9 awardees at the 2017 E-Day event held by the Northwest Indiana Branch of the Indiana Small Business Development ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Trick or Treat is Oct. 31

LaPorte’s traditional Trick or Treat will be held Tuesday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. Please turn your porch light on if you are participating. Motorists are reminded to ... Continue Reading →

K Tool & Fire relocates to larger LaPorte site

Photo and information from Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce K Tool & Fire recently celebrated its new location with a ribbon cutting administered by the Greater LaPorte Chamber ... Continue Reading →

Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center grand opening is Oct. 7

If your family has been in LaPorte for a long time, odds are good that some relative of yours made a living by working at the Rumely Co. and/or Allis-Chalmers. In their heydays they ... Continue Reading →

Waterford Inn to hold fundraisers for Hurricane Harvey victims

Waterford Inn, 6466 W. Johnson Rd., will be conducting 2 events titled “Help Houston” to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims. The first will be an indoor “garage sale” ... Continue Reading →

(UPDATED) Here’s another local effort you can join to help humans, animals in Texas

UPDATE SEPT. 5: The sheriff’s office is updating information regarding the collections of supplies that are being sent to Texas. Due to the overwhelming support they have ... 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

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 →