2018 R.O.S.E. awards are presented

Visit Michigan City LaPorte and Indiana Dunes Tourism honored several businesses, organizations and individuals for providing outstanding service to the community and visitors at the ... Continue Reading →

New Carlisle organic farm receives Rick Bayless grant to award its sustainability, conservation

Photos and information provided Rainfield Farm in New Carlisle is the recipient of a 2018 Chef Rick Bayless Frontera Farmer Foundation Grant. The local farm was recognized for its ... Continue Reading →

South Shore riders in Michigan City, South Bend should expect some busing service days April 23-May 4 and during summer

The South Shore Line has announced that on some days between April 23 and May 4, as well as some days this summer, passengers will be bused between South Bend and Michigan City (Carroll ... Continue Reading →

South Shore Line Bikes on Trains program returns

It’s that time of year again, when riding your bike to work is made possible with the South Shore Line’s Bikes on Trains program. This program is offered on two morning and evening ... Continue Reading →

Fountainview family celebrates the career of Dr. Gary Wheeland

Letter submitted by staff members and residents of Golden Living Center – Fountainview Terrace of LaPorte “If not me, then who?” That’s the mentality of an incredibly compassionate ... Continue Reading →

Burn ‘Em Brewery to open a LaPorte location, offering food and brews

Burn ‘Em Brewing offered this little teaser on its Facebook page March 21, 2018: “Official Statement: “Michigan City, Indiana: We’re not going anywhere. Burn ‘Em ... Continue Reading →

Freckle Farm Antiques officially opens in downtown LaPorte

Information and photos from LaPorte Chamber of Commerce Freckle Farm Primitives and Antiques officially celebrated its opening at 508 State St., LaPorte, on March 3, 2018. with a ... Continue Reading →

Donations to both city, county departments will go toward purchase of additional police dogs

One organization and two businesses were gave big boosts to the LaPorte Police Department and the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office K-9 programs with recent donations. — The ... Continue Reading →

Lab services now available at LP Hospital’s Founders Square

Information from LaPorte Hospital Outpatient lab services are now open to the community at the LaPorte Physician Network office in Founders Square, 1509 State St., LaPorte. LaPorte ... Continue Reading →

A sweet little corner of LaPorte history gives way for greener pasture

Demolition photos by Bob Wellinski, WNLP; menu photos by Mike Sitar (Click to enlarge) Lenick’s Dairy conjures up memories for many LaPorteans: milk, ice cream and more delivered ... Continue Reading →