Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte awards $918,626 to local groups

Press release provided The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte (HFL) is proud to award $918,626 in funding to local organizations who applied during Grant Cycle 1 of 2018. A total of 28 ... Continue Reading →

South Bend Symphony Music Director Alastair Willis to make LaPorte debut with Hoosier STAR Sept. 8

With Sept. 8 just around the corner, the LaPorte County Sypmhony Orchestra (LCSO) eagerly announces the guest conductor for its 13th annual Hoosier STAR fundraiser, Alastair Willis. After ... Continue Reading →

Who doesn’t love our lakes? Help clean them up on Aug. 18

Join members of the LaPorte Area Lake Association on its annual Lake Cleanup Day from 9-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18. The cleanup crew gathers at Kiwanis-Teledyne Park off Pine Lake ... Continue Reading →

Mollenhauer blasts Espar for not recusing himself from Sullivan case, cites contradictions

Below is a press release from LaPorte County Councilman Mike Mollenhauer, released Aug. 13 and printed in its entirety: John Espar’s decision to not appoint a Special Prosecutor ... Continue Reading →

Casimira Gniadek, 1927-2018

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte, is handling the arrangements for Casimira Caroline Gniadek, 91, of LaPorte, Indiana, who passed away peacefully surrounded by ... Continue Reading →

“Chicago Med”

By Sharon Birlson Kirkham Every report card from the beginning of the year all the way through spring, until she promoted me into the 3rd grade (which I’m sure she was anxious to ... Continue Reading →

Mary Briggs, 1924-2018

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte, is handling the arrangements for Mary Alice Briggs, 94, of LaPorte, Indiana, who passed away Friday, August 10, 2018. Mary was ... Continue Reading →

Stanley Pulaski, 1929-2018

Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, LaPorte, is handling the arrangements for Stanley R. Pulaski, 89, of LaPorte, who passed away peacefully at 8:30 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, in ... Continue Reading →

Laketon: a La Porte village that soon met its demise

By Fern Eddy Schultz, La Porte County Historian There seems to be much interest these days in villages that never became recognized, many of which were referred to as “flag stops” ... Continue Reading →

Slicers, Cougars start their seasons squaring off Aug. 17

The Slicer varsity football team will travel to New Prairie on Aug. 17 for the season opener for both teams. Game time is 7 p.m. Central time.   Tickets may be purchased ... Continue Reading →