Presbyterian Church celebrates sanctuary’s 50th anniversary, recalls church’s 186-year history

50th anniversary celebration What: Anniversary of the first service in the new sanctuary Where: The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, 307 Kingsbury Ave. When: Sunday, Nov. 18, at a ... Continue Reading →

Exchange Club of LP County, local new-car dealers join to help house homeless veterans

Information provided The Exchange Club of LaPorte County, Sauers Buick, Big Ford, and LaPorte Chrysler have partnered to support the housing of homeless veterans in Indiana. Through ... Continue Reading →

Osborn earns Retirement Income Certified Professional designation

Press release submitted Drummond Osborn, CFP, CTFA, RICP, President and Senior Advisor, Osborn Wealth Management, has earned the Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP) professional ... Continue Reading →

Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte awards $5,365,789 to 60-plus local health, education and assistance programs

(Scroll down to read story and list of grant recipients) WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski These are exciting times for the LaPorte area, with another round of Healthcare Foundation ... Continue Reading →

Cutler’s asks for community’s help with Christmas Stockings for Soldiers and Veterans

Information provided Send our troops and local veterans a little taste of home for the holidays. Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center is proud to be one of more than 800 Veterans ... Continue Reading →

Nearly 500 gather at Civic to salute local veterans at LaPorte ceremony

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Nearly 500 community members of all ages gathered to honor those who served at the 31st annual Veterans Day Ceremony, sponsored by the Mayor’s Veterans ... Continue Reading →

Steck sounds “Taps” on 11th day at 11th hour

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski LaPorte’s own Chuck Steck was among trumpet players and buglers around the world who honored those who served and fell in World War I on Nov. 11, ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: that tower

  We tend to take it for granted sometimes, but the LaPorte Circuit Courthouse — more than a century old now — still shouts “Welcome to LaPorte.” Imagine ... Continue Reading →

Bells will be ringing: Salvation Army Christmas campaign begins Nov. 16

Information provided On Nov. 16, the Salvation Army of LaPorte will start off its kettle fundraising campaign. Salvation Army representatives will be joined by the Michiana Marines ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: Time to exhale

Photos by Mike Kellems and Brittney Herrbach It’s been a busy couple of weeks. Halloween last week and then a major midterm election this week, among other things. It’s ... Continue Reading →