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 →

StoryTime Soap Shoppe is now open at 1404 Lincolnway

StoryTime Soap Shoppe, 1404 Lincolnway, opened in June. The shop is located on the side of the building that houses For Life Tattoo Studio. (The building is located across Lincolnway ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: Adios

The great news is, LaPorte is gaining quite a few new businesses — restaurants, gift shops, salons and more. But occasionally we lose one, often as a result of an entire nationwide ... Continue Reading →

Bistro on the Greens ribbon cutting is May 26

(Photos provided) Bistro on the Greens, from the creator and owner of Bourbon Street Bistro, will celebrate its Grand Opening on Memorial Day weekend. The restaurant, located at 299 ... Continue Reading →

Route 2 Old Fashion Soda Fountain opens on LaPorte’s east side

Photos and information provided Route 2 Old Fashion Soda Fountain, 617 E. Lincolnway, celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting administered by the Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte, Porter physician groups name new vice president

LaPorte Hospital press release Tracey Knapp has been named vice president of the LaPorte Physician Network and Porter Physician Group – the combined medical group in northwest Indiana ... Continue Reading →