The eclipse, through the eyes of “kids” of all ages

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski and Sydney Roule It didn’t matter whether you were kid or adult, enthusiast or curious spectator, science geek or accidental witness. The full solar ... Continue Reading →

Artists and art lovers unite near Lake Michigan’s shore

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Lubeznik Center for the Arts presented its 36th annual Art Festival on its grounds near the Lake Michigan shoreline in Michigan City on Aug. 19-20. ... 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 →

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 →

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 →

Portraits from the fair, by Wellinski — 3

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The LaPorte County Fair always winds down with a rather bittersweet event — the auction. While bidders offer generous amounts for ... Continue Reading →

Portraits from the fair, by Wellinski — 2

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Each photo reminds us that the LaPorte County Fair is forever green and a mainstay of the Midwest. Thank goodness 4-H continues to thrive ... Continue Reading →