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 →

Town and Country action, March 9, 2017

Town and Country Extension Homemakers met March 9, 2017, at Best Western Inn in LaPorte. President Joanna Doskocil led the Homemakers Creed. Minutes of the January meeting were approved; ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Aero Club awards two scholarships

The LaPorte Aero Club awarded two scholarships to aviation-oriented students at its March 18, 2017, dinner at the airport clubhouse. This year’s scholarship awardees are Tobias Smith ... Continue Reading →

No one more deserving: Museum’s research library is named for LaPorte County Historian Fern Eddy Schultz

Story by Beth Boardman; photos by Bob Wellinski (click photos to enlarge) It’s not the “sexiest” part of the museum; no rare firearms or shiny vintage autos or delightfully ... Continue Reading →

Can you sew, knit, crochet or donate materials? Join in Lend a Hand Day March 29

Information provided The LaPorte County Extension Homemakers are again hosting Lend A Hand Day. In this volunteer event, held four times a year, community members assemble quilts, bags, ... Continue Reading →

“M-I-S-S-I …”: READ LaPorte County’s Spell Bowl is March 29

Read LaPorte County Inc. invites organizations, business and individuals interested in supporting literacy programming in LaPorte County to join in an evening of fun and challenges ... Continue Reading →

Jaycees seek vendors for June 24 Arts and Crafts Fest

The LaPorte Jaycees are seeking artisans and crafters for their 44th annual Arts and Crafts Festival. This outdoor festival is the kickoff for the Jaycees’ Fourth of July festivities. ... Continue Reading →

Free help with taxes is available at LP Salvation Army

Free electronic income tax preparation is available at the LaPorte Salvation Army, 3240 Monroe St. The hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon. The service is ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde action, February 2017

The February meeting of the Terra Verde Garden Club was called to order by Vice President Anne Thode at Bethany Lutheran Church in the downstairs meeting room. Roberta Rice and Sue ... Continue Reading →

Learn how to de-clutter at Women in Leadership program March 14

Women in Leadership of LaPorte County will present “Organizing the Chaos: The Mind and Space Connection” on Tuesday, March 14, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pottawattomie Country ... Continue Reading →