Local beekeepers invite all to join them at Aug. 26 meeting

Photos and information provided by Nancy Biggum The Michiana Beekeepers Association invites the public to its next meeting, Aug. 26 from 8 to 11 a.m. LaPorte time at the home of ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde action, July 2017

The July 11, 2017, Terra Verde Garden Club meeting was called to order by President Pauline McCoy at the home of member Dianne Burgis. Thirteen club members enjoyed a potluck dinner ... Continue Reading →

Rotary will serve a spaghetti dinner for Tour de LaPorte participants and anybody else who’s hungry Aug. 25

Whether you’re participating in the Tour de LaPorte and need a few carbs before the two days of running and biking, or you just want a Friday night out enjoying a delicious ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde Garden Club announces 2017 winners

Photos and information provided Terra Verde Garden Club has announced its Green Thumb 2017 Awards. These winners were among the more than 29 beautiful gardens that were recommended ... Continue Reading →

High school seniors, others eligible may now apply online for four-year Lilly Scholarships

Information provided The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application is now available on Unity Foundation of LaPorte County’s website, www.uflc.net. Through support of Independent ... Continue Reading →

Free mammograms still available for local women who can’t afford them

Vouchers are still available to provide screening and diagnostic mammograms to women in LaPorte and Starke counties who do not have the resources to pay for these services. The Indiana ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde action, June 2017

The June 13 meeting of the Terra Verde Garden Club was called to order by President Pauline McCoy at Round The Clock Restaurant. There were 16 members present and one guest, Lynn Grenough. ... Continue Reading →

Kenzi Carmel is new director of LaPorte Meals on Wheels

Information provided The Board of Directors for Meals on Wheels of LaPorte would like to announce a new director, Kenzi Carmel. This valuable program is now being led by an experienced ... Continue Reading →

June donations to museum include former sheriff’s revolver

Information provided Visitors to the LaPorte County Historical Society Museum for the month of June 2017 came from 16 Indiana counties, 18 states and the United Kingdom. Two auto groups ... Continue Reading →

Your kids can learn about taking better care of our planet at Eco-Kids Camp

Information provided Looking for something fun and educational for your children to do this summer? Sign them up for the LaPorte County Solid Waste District’s Eco-Kids Summer Camp. ... Continue Reading →