Get tickets now for Dec. 9 Holiday at the Pops concert

Tickets are on sale now for the 23rd annual Holiday at the Pops Concert, to be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium. Concerts attendees are warmed by the ... Continue Reading →

Community Concert season opens Oct. 17 with Scott Kirby

The LaPorte Community Concert Association’s first concert of the 2017-18 season will take place Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Kesling Middle School Auditorium, 306 E. 18th St., LaPorte, starting ... Continue Reading →

More Joyful Noise: Chimes installed at Plaza 618 downtown

(Photo and information from LaPorte Park and Recreation Department) The third of five oversized musical instruments was installed today as part of the Joyful Noise project undertaken ... Continue Reading →

Another abandoned LaPorte lot will soon grow green

Many LaPorteans of a certain age fondly remember the former Lenick’s Dairy at the corner of Brighton and Pulaski streets as a malt shop, where people gathered to enjoy ice cream ... Continue Reading →

Physicist/author Lawrence Krauss is next Sinai speaker Oct. 15

The Purdue University Northwest Sinai Forum will feature theoretical physicist and bestselling author Lawrence Krauss at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, in the James B. Dworkin Student Services ... Continue Reading →

Know any young aviation buffs? MC Aviators’ Oct. 14 event is for them.

Photo and information provided Michigan City Aviators, EAA Chapter 966, is sponsoring a “Young Eagles” event on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Michigan City ... Continue Reading →

Learn how to be a READ LaPorte County tutor at Oct. 13 training session

A tutor training session hosted by READ LaPorte County Inc. will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, in Meeting Room B at LaPorte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave. Basic ... Continue Reading →

READ LaPorte County Scrabble tournament 2017 drew 18 teams

Eighteen teams participated in READ LaPorte County Inc.’s 14th annual Scrabble Tournament on Sept. 21, 2017. The first-place team consisted of Connie Conjalka and Jane Wickstrom. ... Continue Reading →

View some of the beautiful lands preserved in our area during Oct. 14 bus tour

   The Shirley Heinze Land Trust will host a bus tour of its nature preserves in LaPorte, Porter and Lake counties on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. During the ... Continue Reading →

Music in the air: 2nd giant instrument installed at Unity Park

Top 4 photos: the giant chimes at Kiwanis-Teledyne Park. Above photo: the Yantzee at Unity Park.  Information and photos provided by Kiwanis and Rotary clubs and LaPorte parks (Click ... Continue Reading →