Help 4-H’ers help local shelter animals April 28

Information from LaPorte County 4-H In recognition of National Volunteer Month, LaPorte County 4-H members will lead community projects to give back to the community on Saturday, April ... Continue Reading →

John Deere, John Schmeere — here’s how it’s done

Photos by Laura Bladecki The horses were right to recommend waiting a week before rescheduling Plow Day. The “rain day” of April 22 brought clear skies and just the ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Walk to Prevent Child Abuse is Thursday evening, April 26

The 7th annual LaPorte Walk to Prevent Child Abuse organized by LaPorte First United Methodist Church, will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26. The event, held in conjunction with ... Continue Reading →

LP Kiwanis Club annual breakfast fundraiser is April 29

The Kiwanis Club of LaPorte is hosting its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, April 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the LaPorte Salvation Army, 3240 Monroe St. On the ... Continue Reading →

130-plus community leaders gather to begin uniting efforts to solve LaPorte County’s opioid crisis

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski A question posed on the overhead screen at the April 19 event addressing LaPorte County’s opioid crisis asked simply: “Now what?” The question ... Continue Reading →

James Comey will launch Sinai Forum season Sept. 9

Information provided A man very much in the news these days, James Comey, will open the 2018-19 Sinai Forum series Sept. 9. This particular forum will be held at the Stardust Event ... Continue Reading →

Mill Creek Lions’ Ham and Bean Supper is April 21

The Mill Creek Community Lions Club will host its Ham and Bean Supper on Saturday, April 21, between 4 and 7 p.m. CST at the Lincoln Township Community Building, 3098 S 800 East, Fish ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Lions action, April 2018

LaPorte Lions met April 10, 2018, at Best Western Hotel. Boss Lion Paul Marsh led the Pledge of Allegiance and Sandra Provan offered prayer. Provan read the minutes of the March ... Continue Reading →

April 27 garage sale will support LP Service League’s programs for community

To support its numerous community assistance programs and volunteer efforts, LaPorte Service League will hold a garage sale and bake sale at 701 W. 11th St., LaPorte, on Friday, ... Continue Reading →

Independent Cat Society event/progress report, April 2018

Visit the Independent Cat Society in April 2018 and adopt a cat or kitten for the reduced fee of $75 and get a companion kitty for only $25. All ICS kitties have been spayed or neutered, ... Continue Reading →