Cougar fever is bubbling after sectional win

WNLP photos of Nov. 3 sectional by Mike Kellems (Click photos to enlarge) Stoked after their dominating sectional victory (42-7) Nov. 3 vs. South Bend St. Joe, the New Prairie ... Continue Reading →

Leaf pickup begins in the city

Press release from City Hall: On Monday, Oct. 30, the City of LaPorte Street Department began the annual fall leaf pickup. Crews started east of Rose Street and will work clockwise ... Continue Reading →

Local churches invite public to Reformation anniversary activities

Bethany Lutheran Church, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, and the LaPorte Catholic Churches are among congregations joining to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Martin ... Continue Reading →

Local young farmers team up to winterize your push mower, raise scholarship funds

A group of young farmers in LaPorte County is offering a great service to residents and at the same time raising funds for scholarships for local youths. Coordinated by young farmer ... Continue Reading →

2 LP County businesses, 1 entrepreneur to be honored by NW Indiana small business organization

Two LaPorte County businesses and one local young entrepreneur will be among 9 awardees at the 2017 E-Day event held by the Northwest Indiana Branch of the Indiana Small Business Development ... Continue Reading →

New Carlisle UMC plans Trunk or Treat, Fall Bazaar and Beef & Noodle Dinner

New Carlisle United Methodist Church, 300 Compton St., invites the public to these upcoming events: — Saturday, Oct. 21: Trunk or Treat, 4-6 p.m. EST. Bring the kids for this ... Continue Reading →

Healing Through Grief support group begins Oct. 18

Information from Manna House Grieving after a loved one has died can be incredibly difficult, but with the caring support of others in a safe and confidential setting, one can move ... Continue Reading →

Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center grand opening is Oct. 7

If your family has been in LaPorte for a long time, odds are good that some relative of yours made a living by working at the Rumely Co. and/or Allis-Chalmers. In their heydays they ... Continue Reading →

Wowie Kazowie! Your kids can create their own comic books

How about a fun project for your kids after school? The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department offers The Comic Book Project, an after-school workshop where kids will create their own ... Continue Reading →

You’re invited to Independent Cat Society’s 40th anniversary gala Oct. 14

Join the Independent Cat Society as it celebrates 40 years of helping homeless cats find happy, healthy forever homes in Northwest Indiana! You’re invited to attend its anniversary ... Continue Reading →