(UPDATE: Adopted!) Pet of the Day: Earl has waited long enough — and you can adopt him for free!

Click photos to enlarge UPDATE APRIL 25: Earl, now Benny, has a new home! WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present handsome Earl, a neutered domestic shorthair. Earl ... Continue Reading →

Enjoy young musicians’ performances and dinner, too, at Rolling Prairie UMC’s Community Music Festival May 13

Rolling Prairie United Methodist Church will host a Community Music Festival and Pulled Pork Dinner on Saturday, May 13, from 3:30 to 7 p.m. All are invited. The free, family-friendly ... Continue Reading →

Join in celebrating George Allesee’s 95th on May 13

Information and photos provided; click photos to enlarge) Friends and former students of George Allesee are welcome to stop by and join in the celebration of his 95th birthday on Saturday, ... Continue Reading →

Pioneerland Ag Days enable kids to get up close and personal with flora and fauna

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) More than 300 people attended the annual LaPorte County Agriculture and Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Sadie and Jasper

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these two Whiskers of the Week, Sadie and Jasper. Sadie, 7, is a female calico. She’s a little shy but opens up once she feels ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Tucker (plus, some tail-wagging happy endings)

Click photos to enlarge What a handsome fellow. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present this Pet of the Day, Tucker, a 2-3-year-old Golden Retriever who clearly missed ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Rosie (plus, several felines find families, but more await)

Click photos to enlarge Just gaze into those soulful eyes. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present this Pet of the Day, Rosie, perhaps a basset hound mix. This girl ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Shirley and Camille

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these two Whiskers of the Week, Shirley and Camille. Shirley, 3, is a beautiful gray tabby who has been at the ICS since she was a ... Continue Reading →

6th annual Walk to Prevent Child Abuse is April 27 in LaPorte

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to recognize and promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families in our community. To raise awareness in ... Continue Reading →

Several Easter egg hunts planned in LaPorte, Michigan City

Information provided Several Easter egg hunts for the kids will be held in the area during the next two weekends. Here is information on them:  — The LaPorte Jaycees invite ... Continue Reading →