Holy Trinity rummage sale is Feb. 24-25

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 7396 W. Johnson Rd., will host its annual rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Among items available will be clothes ... Continue Reading →

Church youth join in Souper Bowl of Caring food/fund drive

The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte is partnering with a national organization to collect food and funds for Souper Bowl of Caring, an annual event on Super Bowl Sunday. Souper Bowl ... Continue Reading →

Presbyterian Church adds full-time coordinator for youth ministries

Story submitted by Julie Kessler for The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte Youth ministry at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte has gotten a significant boost with the hiring of Aaron ... Continue Reading →

Ribbon cutting at newly remodeled LP Liberty Bible Church is Sept. 8

The public is invited to join Liberty Bible Church for a ribbon cutting Thursday, Sept. 8, at 4:30 p.m. to celebrate the remodeling of its new worship sanctuary. The church is located ... Continue Reading →

Kids in community invited to Presbyterian church’s vacation Bible school June 26-30

Story submitted Children from preschool through 6th grade in the community are welcome to experience vacation Bible school at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte June 26-30. The event ... Continue Reading →

Two LP County natives are ordained transitional deacons; will become priests next year  

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) LaPorte County natives Nathaniel “Nate” Edquist and Gregory Bim-Merle moved one step closer to Roman Catholic priesthood on June 4, ... Continue Reading →

A crumbling LaPorte parking lot will soon be a perpetual community garden

EDITOR’S NOTE: For many years, the southeast corner of Jackson Street and Jefferson Avenue in LaPorte has been a crumbling and little-used parking lot. Now it has new promise as ... Continue Reading →

Liberty Bible Church, LaPorte, announces Good Friday, Easter activities

Join Liberty Bible Church at its LaPorte location, 608 Colfax Ave., in celebrating the Risen Christ. Good Friday, March 25, will be celebrated with a free showing of the movie “The ... Continue Reading →

LaPorteans continue to show their appreciation for local officers

Story and photos by LaPorte County Sheriff’s Capt. Mike Kellems (Click on photos to enlarge) Saturday, Jan. 9, marked the second annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Day across the ... Continue Reading →

After concert, Bethany gives $5,000 each to Jaycees Children’s Shopping Tour and Rebuilding Together LP County

On Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, Bethany Lutheran Church of LaPorte distributed proceeds from its Nov. 14 Community Matters Benefit Concert that featured country star Dylan Scott and opening ... Continue Reading →