Supporters gathered in 2015 to launch the Unity Park project. (WNLP photo by Bob Wellinski; click to enlarge)

Come and celebrate the official dedication of LaPorte’s new lakefront park Sept. 27

   The Unity Foundation, the City of LaPorte and the LaPorte Park Foundation invite all to join in celebrating the gift of Unity Park to the City of LaPorte on Tuesday, Sept. 27, ... Continue Reading →

Little Theatre will present “Bye Bye Birdie” in early October

LaPorte Little Theatre, 218 A St., will present the classic musical “Bye Bye Birdie” the first week of October. A special matinee performance will be held Saturday, Oct. ... Continue Reading →

Candidates for LP County offices will be featured at Sept. 29 forum

The League of Women Voters LaPorte County Candidates Forum will take place Thursday, Sept. 29, at 6 p.m. at the LaPorte County Complex, 809 State St., in the first-floor conference ... Continue Reading →

City of LaPorte’s Fall Cleanup is Oct. 17-21

Still have that plaid 1970s sofa in your basement? Now’s the time to get rid of it and more during the City of LaPorte’s annual Fall Cleanup, which this year is Oct. 17-21. Have ... Continue Reading →

TCC’s new Verizon store will open in LaPorte Sept. 23

Information provided TCC, the largest Verizon-authorized retailer in the U.S., will open its newly relocated LaPorte store at 155 Boyd Blvd. on Friday, Sept. 23, at noon with a ribbon ... Continue Reading →
A sweet batch of kettle corn is cooked up at a recent Pioneer Days. (WNLP photo by Bob Wellinski; click to enlarge)

Pioneer Days marks 25th year Sept. 24-25

Step into the past in a fun way at LaPorte County Parks’ 25th annual Pioneer Days Sept. 24 and 25 at Creek Ridge County Park, 7943 W 400 North, Michigan City. This annual favorite ... Continue Reading →

Start practicing your tile arranging: READ LaPorte County’s Scrabble Tournament is Sept. 29

Information provided READ LaPorte County Inc.’s 13th annual Scrabble Tournament fundraiser will take place Thursday, Sept. 29, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Best Western Hotel in LaPorte. This ... Continue Reading →

Compete in a trivia contest with a historical twist Sept. 24 at museum

Information and photo provided How well do you know the history of LaPorte County and the State of Indiana? On Saturday, Sept. 24, put your knowledge to the test at a fun-filled Trivia ... Continue Reading →

AAUW’s “An Evening with a First Lady” is Sept. 21

The LaPorte Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) met Aug. 14, 2016, at LIttle Chocolates in LaPorte. Members watched a demonstration of chocolate making and ... Continue Reading →
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LP People to People’s 2016 program season opens Sept. 18

The LaPorte Chapter of People to People’s autumn season of programs will begin Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, with guest speaker Andy Hynek, who will share his adventures while trekking ... Continue Reading →