Alcohol, smoking now allowed at Stone Lake Beach, except in newly designated “family section”

Information and photo from park department At its April 19, 2017, meeting, the LaPorte Park and Recreation Board reversed an ordinance it had passed in March that banned alcohol use ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County GOP Lincoln Day Dinner is May 5

The LaPorte County GOP will host its annual Lincoln Day Dinner on Friday, May 5, at Heston Hills Event Center, 1933 E. 800 North, LaPorte.   General admission opens at 6 p.m. and ... Continue Reading →

Sewer line repair work continues on Weller Avenue

If you’re wondering why part of Weller Avenue has been closed for a few days, it’s a serious sewer line problem. City of LaPorte Wastewater Director Jerry Jackson updated the mayor’s ... Continue Reading →

Are you a City of LaPorte resident with occasionally rusty water? They’re working on it

Press release from Todd Taylor, director, LaPorte Water Department The City of LaPorte Water Department has high standards for both water quality and customer service. We pride ourselves ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Tree Commission’s free Tree Giveaway is April 29

Improve your yard and the environment at the same time — for free! The City of LaPorte Tree Commission will hold its annual Tree Giveaway on Saturday, April 29, at Kesling Park ... Continue Reading →

Ugly upholstery? Busted bicycle? Crusty carpeting? City of LaPorte Clean Up is May 8-12

City of LaPorte residents, it’s time to gather up your courage and open that garage door, dive into that basement, venture into that shed that hasn’t seen the light of day in months ... Continue Reading →

Opinion: Technology is not reducing government excess  

During the recent State of the City address by Mayor Milo, it was stated that technology and life are moving at an ever increasing pace. This is very true. I honestly believe that the ... Continue Reading →

I-94 east ramp to U.S. 20 to close April 3 for major realignment

Maps and press release from Indiana Department of Transportation The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is alerting drivers to the closure of the I-94 east ramp to U.S. ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Workshop between city, park, school officials postponed

UPDATE MARCH 7: The workshop has been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date, officials said. Members of the LaPorte City Council, LaPorte Park and Recreation Board and LaPorte ... Continue Reading →

Expanded LP program immediately provides “angels” to addicts seeking help

LaPorte administration, police, fire departments expanding programs to aid heroin addicts In the wake of a recent spike in overdoses, some deadly, the City of LaPorte and its emergency ... Continue Reading →