LaPorte’s Rumely and Allis-Chalmers history come alive at newly opened heritage center

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) More than 100 people visited the Rumely Allis-Chalmers LaPorte Heritage Center on its first day open to the ... Continue Reading →

Town and Country action, April 13, 2017

Town and Country Extension Homemakers met April 13, 2017, at the home of Betty Thomas. President Joanna Doskocil led the Pledge of Allegiance and the Homemakers Creed. Roll call ... 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 →

Autism Awareness Walk is April 22

The Autism Society of North Central Indiana invites all to join its 13th annual Autism Awareness Walk on April 22 at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds in the community building and on ... Continue Reading →

Jaycees provide plenty of goodies at annual egg hunt

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The LaPorte Jaycees provided their annual merriment (or in the case of the top photo, maybe not so much) for local kids Saturday, ... 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 →

Women in Leadership will host networking event April 27

Women in Leadership of LaPorte County (WILL) is offering a great networking opportunity on Thursday, April 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. CDT at St. Julian Winery, 9145 Union Pier Rd., Union ... Continue Reading →

LP Healthcare Foundation announces scholarships available; apply now

Information provided The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte takes great pride in offering scholarship awards to students in the LaPorte community, a tradition started by the LaPorte Hospital ... Continue Reading →

Winners of READ’s Spell Bowl announced

READ LaPorte County Inc. announces the winning teams at its annual Spell Bowl held on March 29, 2017. First place went to the Super Principals: Denise Sanders, Diane Szynal, Donna Biggs ... Continue Reading →

Dunebrook announces activities for April, Child Abuse Prevention Month

Information and photo provided Every April, Dunebrook joins with organizations across the nation to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month. The public is invited to join Dunebrook ... Continue Reading →