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 →

Tired of that coat? Have too many scarves? Contribute them to Bundle Up LaPorte

Photos and information provided Your help is needed again this year to extend warmth and generosity to LaPorte families. Cutler Funeral Home, PAX Center, local churches, LaPorte Rotary ... Continue Reading →

Waterford Inn to hold fundraisers for Hurricane Harvey victims

Waterford Inn, 6466 W. Johnson Rd., will be conducting 2 events titled “Help Houston” to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims. The first will be an indoor “garage sale” ... Continue Reading →

(UPDATED) Here’s another local effort you can join to help humans, animals in Texas

UPDATE SEPT. 5: The sheriff’s office is updating information regarding the collections of supplies that are being sent to Texas. Due to the overwhelming support they have ... Continue Reading →

Help fill a LaPorte County truckload of supplies for Texas animals and humans; here’s how

You’ve seen the heartbreaking video and photos of people and animals trying to survive the destruction of their homes after Hurricane Harvey. Among the people stepping up to help ... Continue Reading →

They’re your city parks; help form their future at public meetings to create master plan

Whether you play ball in them or walk through them, listen to music in them or swim in the waters off their beaches, the City of LaPorte’s parks provide beauty and recreation for ... Continue Reading →

INDOT will install rumble strips along U.S. 20 in LP County a year early, starting Aug. 29

Information from INDOT Beginning Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, the Indiana Department of Transportation will begin installing center-line rumble strips along U.S. 20 in LaPorte County to ... Continue Reading →