Terra Verde action, March 13, 2018

Terra Verde Garden Club met March 13, 2018, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Officers for 2018-19 are Barbara Edmonds, president; Susie Kieffer, treasurer; and Sue Cummings, secretary. ... Continue Reading →

Donate blood at one of these Red Cross drives

Here are upcoming opportunities to donate blood in LaPorte County at American Red Cross blood drives: LaPorte 4/6/2018: noon-5 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, 201 Bach St. 4/9/2018: noon-6 ... Continue Reading →

Dunebrook announces activities for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Every April, Dunebrook of LaPorte County joins with organizations across the nation to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month. Last year, our region suffered 1,292 cases of child abuse ... Continue Reading →

Learn about grant writing for businesses, organizations at April 24 WILL event

Women in Leadership of LaPorte County will presents “Winning Grants Among 917 Competitors” on Tuesday, April 24, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. at the Dworkin Student Services and Activities ... Continue Reading →

Jaycees warm up kids’ day with annual Easter fun

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski It was a bit brisk for the bunnies (of both animal and human persuasion) out there, but kids got their blood flowing in the most enjoyable of ways ... Continue Reading →

Dickson is USDA conservationist in LaPorte County

Randy Dickson is the new USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) district conservationist in LaPorte County. Prior to coming to LaPorte County, Dickson worked for Purdue ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Lions action, March 13, 2018

LaPorte Lions met March 13, 2018, at Best Western Inn. Boss Lion Paul Marsh led the Pledge of Allegiance and Sandra Provan offered prayer. The club welcomed new member Diane Spoljorik, ... Continue Reading →

Independent Cat Society revamps its Trap, Neuter, Return program

Exciting things are happening at the Independent Cat Society. Its TNR (Trap, Neuter, Return) Program has been revamped and is already doing wonderful things in the community. If you ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County NAACP and the Freedom Fund Committee say “Thanks!”

Letter submitted The LaPorte County NAACP’s event honoring “Trailblazers in History” was far different from anything they have done before. The event honored members of our community ... Continue Reading →

Eligible residents can get free tax help at LaPorte Salvation Army

The LaPorte Salvation Army is approaching the end of its 2018 schedule of providing free preparation of federal and state income tax returns for the public.  This service ... Continue Reading →