Public invited to 27th annual LPHS JazzFest May 6

The LaPorte High School Jazz Bands will present their 27th annual JazzFest on Friday, May 6, at 7 p.m. in the LaPorte High School Auditorium. Performances will feature all LPCSC Jazz ... Continue Reading →
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Relax and find inspiration with new age music this Friday

The next session of LaPorte Hospital’s First Friday in the Chapel, May 6, will feature new age piano music from local musician and composer Kimberly Ebert. The program begins at ... Continue Reading →
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Enjoy free tacos and free information at READ LP County’s open house May 5

READ LaPorte County will host a FREE Cinco de Mayo Community Open House and Taco Party on Thursday, May 5, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the LaPorte County Public Library main branch in LaPorte. Enjoy ... Continue Reading →

Sanders, Trump win in LaPorte County; here are complete local primary results

Here are the final figures from LaPorte County’s May 3 primary election. Winners and their vote totals are in bold. The voter turnout was 35.23%, or 29,105 of 82,606 registered ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte events planned on National Day of Prayer May 5

Thursday, May 5, 2016, is the 65th National Day of Prayer, an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May that invites people of all faiths to pray for the nation. It was created ... Continue Reading →

Garage look like this? Spring Cleanup in City of LaPorte is May 9-13

Waiting to get rid of that giant plastic Santa that the dog chewed on? Still have your old mattress propped against the wall in the extra room? Spring cleanup in the City of LaPorte ... Continue Reading →
Architectural Conservator David Arbogast determined the entire color history of the Orran G. Fox House, 1501 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, to assist the owner in selecting the house's new paint colors (shown here). (Photo provided; click to enlarge)

What color was your vintage home originally? Find clues as PEP hosts an expert May 7

People Engaged in Preservation (PEP) will host a program, “What Color is Your Vintage Home?” on Saturday, May 7, at 10 a.m. in the large meeting room of the LaPorte County ... Continue Reading →
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North Liberty native, ND grad Garrett Blad to speak on climate change awareness May 14

Even if you’re not a member, LaPorte Chapter 74 of People to People International invites you to come hear Garrett Blad at its next meeting Saturday, May 14, at the Timbers Bistro ... Continue Reading →

Kiwanis Flower Sale is May 7

Kiwanis Club of LaPorte will host its 6th annual Mother’s Day Flower Sale on Saturday, May 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The south pavilion of Kiwanis/Teledyne Park on Pine Lake ... Continue Reading →

Jaycees seek vendors for June 25 Arts and Crafts Festival

The LaPorte Jaycees are seeking artisans and crafters for their 43rd Annual Arts and Crafts Festival. This outdoor festival is the kick-off for the Jaycees’ Fourth of July festivities. The ... Continue Reading →