Footlight Players open 68th season with “Crimes of the Heart”

Information provided The Footlight Players of Michigan City will open their 68th season with Beth Henley’s dark comedy, “Crimes of the Heart,” directed by Janice Rice and assisted ... Continue Reading →

Firefighters’ golf outing to support veterans is Sept. 2; register by Aug. 25

The LaPorte Fire Department’s (L363) 2nd annual Charity Golf Outing will take place Saturday, Sept. 2, at Legacy Golf Course off Johnson Road. Entry deadline is Friday, Aug. 25. L363 ... Continue Reading →

No in-water boat show in Michigan City this year

The Michigan City In-Water Boat Show, a staple since 1980, will not happen this year. “We have received word from the Lake Erie Marine Trade Association that they will not be ... Continue Reading →

LP Enterprise Zone Board offers entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to revitalize a downtown building

The City of LaPorte Enterprise Zone Board is offering entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to team with the board in revitalizing a downtown property. The enterprise zone board has acquired ... Continue Reading →

City summer street paving to begin soon; waiting on grants

Mayor Blair Milo announced that paving of portions of city streets and highways will begin soon. The paving timeline all depends on awarding of grants. Milo: “You may have seen the ... Continue Reading →

High school seniors, others eligible may now apply online for four-year Lilly Scholarships

Information provided The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application is now available on Unity Foundation of LaPorte County’s website, www.uflc.net. Through support of Independent ... Continue Reading →

Free drug/alcohol addiction counseling now available at Center Township Trustee’s Office

Beginning Monday, July 17, 2017, Center Township Trustee Lisa Pierzakowski’s Resource Center will begin offering free drug and alcohol addiction counseling with a certified therapist ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Little Theatre announces 2017-18 lineup

Now in its 93rd season, the LaPorte Little Theatre is announcing its show schedule for 2017-18 (exact times and dates to be announced): — “Zombie Prom.” This show is more ... Continue Reading →

HannaFest 2017 seeks crafters, food vendors, flea marketers, artists

The annual HannaFest is seeking vendors to sell their arts, crafts, flea market items and food items in the park on Aug. 12 in the town of Hanna. Booths in the park are approximately ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County awarded $78.4 million for highway projects; included are new turn lanes, new intersection along U.S. 20

The Indiana Department of Transportation has awarded LaPorte County $78.4 million to complete a great swath of highway projects between 2018 and 2022. It’s all part of INDOT’s ... Continue Reading →