City water look a little funny? Don’t be alarmed

Press release from LaPorte Water Department Fall water system flushing began Sunday night, Sept. 23. Flushing will continue Sunday through Thursday nights from approximately 8 p.m. ... Continue Reading →

Calling all superheroes: This race is made for you

This is the only run/walk/ride event that REQUESTS capes, tights and masks (if you’re game). The Superhero Fun Fest for Abused and Neglected Children will take place Oct. 6, ... Continue Reading →

Step into the past at LP County Parks’ Pioneer Days this weekend

LaPorte County Parks’ annual Pioneer Days will take place Sept. 22 and 23 at Creek Ridge County Park, 7943 W 400 North, Michigan City. Activities will take place from 10 a.m. ... Continue Reading →

Goblins, mark your calendars: Traditional Trick or Treat is Oct. 31; downtown LaPorte Trick or Treat is Oct. 13

The question often generates the most calls City Hall receives each year: When’s Trick or Treat? — This year’s traditional community-wide Trick or Treat is Wednesday, Oct. ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte High School’s Homecoming Parade and Game are Sept. 28

The LaPorte High School Student Council announces that the Homecoming Parade will begin at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28. This year’s parade celebrates the year of LaPorte’s 150th Graduating ... Continue Reading →

Hear candidates in Nov. 6 election speak at Sept. 26 Candidate Forum

The number of candidates this year in local elections is quite remarkable. As a result, the League of Women Voters of LaPorte County (LWVLC), and the Better Government Study Group (BGSG), ... Continue Reading →

57th reunion for LPHS Class of 1961 is Sept. 29

The LaPorte High School Class of 1961 will hold a 57-year celebration on Saturday, Sept. 29, at the large barn/banquet hall provided by Bob Hull at 215 Holton Rd., LaPorte. This very ... Continue Reading →

Remember when just about every yard had an A-C tractor? Come and view some that have survived at Sept. 21-23 show

Calling all local historians, former Allis-Chalmers workers, and tractor enthusiasts: the inaugural Rumely Allis-Chalmers LaPorte Heritage Center Lawn and Garden Tractor Show will ... Continue Reading →

Museum’s current exhibit features female trailblazers of LaPorte County

 The fall display at the LaPorte County Historical Society Museum, “Women Making History: Trailblazers of LaPorte County,” features 15 amazing women, past and present, who ... Continue Reading →

Help local quilters continue their ministry by attending Mission Quilt Sale Oct. 6

Since April 2012, women and men have been donating their time and talents on Thursday mornings making “Mission Quilts” for people in need. While most of the fabric is donated, once ... Continue Reading →