LP Enterprise Zone Board offers entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to revitalize a downtown building

The City of LaPorte Enterprise Zone Board is offering entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to team with the board in revitalizing a downtown property. The enterprise zone board has acquired ... Continue Reading →

Former drug abusers find their way with help of LaPorte County Problem Solving Court

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) Family and friends gathered Aug. 1, 2017, for a ceremony for the three new graduates of LaPorte County’s Problem ... Continue Reading →

City summer street paving to begin soon; waiting on grants

Mayor Blair Milo announced that paving of portions of city streets and highways will begin soon. The paving timeline all depends on awarding of grants. Milo: “You may have seen the ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde Garden Club announces 2017 winners

Photos and information provided Terra Verde Garden Club has announced its Green Thumb 2017 Awards. These winners were among the more than 29 beautiful gardens that were recommended ... Continue Reading →

First UMC dedicates some special new spots

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) First United Methodist Church of LaPorte dedicated three special sites Sunday, July 31, 2017, one honoring two ... Continue Reading →

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 →

Great Shot: shoreline and skyline

(Click photo to enlarge) Shannon Woods took this shot of a swan pair sailing the calm waters of Clear Lake, and don’t they seem to be enjoying the skyline? If you have a Great ... Continue Reading →

Cyclists’ annual journey keeps alive the memory of Indiana fallen officers

Story and photos by Mike Kellems (Click photos to enlarge) On Monday, July 10, 2017, a group of cyclists took off from the Police and Fire Memorial in Indianapolis on a 13-day journey ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte couple’s FA Woodstock unites people living with rare neuromuscular disorder

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The Flying H Ranch in rural LaPorte County, owned by Tom and Paula Hook, hosted its 8th annual FA Woodstock July 20-22. ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County Fair 2017: Let’s close with these gems …

WNLP photos (except for one) by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) We saved a few of the best for last as the LaPorte County Fair ends for another year. The first several photos show ... Continue Reading →