Great Shot: Wait a minute, that’s no bird

(Click photo to enlarge) You put out a bird feeder and you never know who might show up. Mary Ludvigson spotted this beauty snacking on some feed that fell to the ground in her yard. ... Continue Reading →

Costumed canines gather to help Haydan get his new best friend

  WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Nearly a dozen dogs and their family members didn’t let the drizzle dampen their spirits as they donned ... Continue Reading →

A picture is worth …

WNLP photo by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Who else but Wellinski could capture the Oct. 14, 2017, monsoon with one click of the shutter? This vehicle was experiencing nature’s ... Continue Reading →

Ciara Augusta, Jay Seaburg reign as LPHS Homecoming Queen and King

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Ciara Augusta was crowned Homecoming Queen and Jay Seaburg was crowned Homecoming King at halftime of LaPorte’s game at Kiwanis Friday ... Continue Reading →

Pets got a jump on Halloween at Poochapalooza

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Cuteness ensued as the LaPorte County Park Department recently held its annual Poochapalooza at Creek Ridge County Park. Nearly 15 ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: breakfast in the meadow

  (Click to enlarge) Shannon Woods took this idyllic photo of two beautiful fawns having breakfast on a recent morning near Orchard Avenue. If you have a Great Shot to share, ... Continue Reading →

2017 Sunflower Fair, by Wellinski

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) It felt more like summer, but there were hints of fall in the surroundings at downtown LaPorte’s 19th annual Sunflower Fair Sept. ... Continue Reading →

Area’s top talent shines at 12th annual Hoosier Star

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) In what some called the best Hoosier Star contest yet, 5 adults and 5 youths sang their hearts out on the ... Continue Reading →

Bubby’s the All-Star as his heroes, community members gather to celebrate his recovery

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Wearing a No. 1 Colts jersey with his name on the back, Bubby Burek spent Wednesday evening, Sept. 6, demonstrating ... Continue Reading →

Wait — was that fire truck pink? Yes, for the most encouraging of reasons

 WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Symbols of hope and encouragement come in many forms. One of the more unusual ones motored through LaPorte on Sept. 5, 2017, ... Continue Reading →