Miller’s Health and Rehab will host open house at new LP location March 29

Information and image provided Miller’s Health and Rehab will host an open house at its new location, 3530 Monroe St., LaPorte, on Wednesday, March 29, from 1 to 3 p.m. The public ... Continue Reading →

Just bricks and mortar? Hardly. Fern reveals downtown structure’s century-plus service to LaPorteans

By Fern Eddy Schultz, LaPorte County Historian    Recently, we have seen what lies beneath the layer of material that had been placed on the building on the southeast corner ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte library main branch to reopen March 10

After being closed since May 2016 for major renovations, the main branch of the LaPorte County Public Library at 904 Indiana Ave. is scheduled to reopen on March 10, 2017. The main ... Continue Reading →

Former CEO: Keep LaPorte Hospital at its present site

By Leigh Morris Heads wiser than mine have determined that we need to build a replacement structure for LaPorte Hospital. I hope that is both necessary and cost effective as compared ... Continue Reading →

Up close with a chicken and more: 4th graders learn about food, farming from those in the biz

Photos and story by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Nearly 700 LaPorte County 4th graders learned about the importance of local farming and agriculture during the annual ... Continue Reading →

As Time Goes By antique store reopens under new ownership

Photos and information from Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce As Time Goes By, 614 Lincolnway (adjacent to Younger Life Plaza 618), is celebrating a grand reopening through Jan. ... Continue Reading →

Owner of WLOI-WCOE declares bankruptcy

  The radio stations, which continue to operate, have been fixtures in the LaPorte community for decades. WLOI-AM was established in 1948, according to online business profiles, ... Continue Reading →

Go Aerial Fitness opens on Lincolnway

Information and photos from Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce Go Aerial Fitness, 505 Lincolnway, celebrated its official grand opening with a ribbon cutting Jan. 23, 2017. The new ... Continue Reading →

Morris: Region needs to recognize, promote its wealth of skilled tradesmen

Our capacity to meet the complex infrastructure needs of an employer—or a prospective one—is one of Northwest Indiana’s great assets. We have about 14,500 skilled tradesmen who ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte’s Kmart to close in early 2017

Business publications list LaPorte’s Kmart on West Ind. 2 among 150 Kmarts to close in the early months of 2017. Business Insider is among those reporting the list on Jan. 4, ... Continue Reading →