Canterbury Theatre will launch its 53rd season this June

  Canterbury Summer Theatre, one of the Midwest’s oldest professional summer companies, is pleased to announce its 53rd season of plays and musicals with weekly performances ... Continue Reading →

Dunes Summer Theatre opens June 4 with “Forever Plaid”

  Dunes Summer Theatre is taking the 2021 season outdoors starting with “Forever Plaid,” running from June 4 to 20 (Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays) from 6 to 7:30 p.m. ... Continue Reading →

10 finalists selected for 2021 Hoosier Star competition

  LCSO press release The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce the finalists who will compete to be 2021 Hoosier Stars. Each finalist in adult and youth divisions ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: student apprentice Jacob Keen

  Jacob Keen is a senior trumpet player at Knox High School, where he has been a member of the marching band for five years and a member of the concert and jazz bands for four ... Continue Reading →

1949 painting of Stone Lake donated to La Porte Park Department

  From La Porte Park and Recreation Department Superintendent Mark Schreiber: “Thanks to recent philanthropic efforts from our community, we are extremely thrilled to ... Continue Reading →

Park department offers wheel pottery throwing classes in May, June

  The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create pottery. These La Porte Park and Recreation Department classes focus solely on  techniques in throwing ... Continue Reading →

“American Idol” performers give La Porte audience a spring treat

  Story and photos by WNLP’s Mike Kellems A bit of “American Idol” came to La Porte Sunday, May 2, courtesy of Bethany Lutheran Church. As part of ... Continue Reading →

They’re following in the footsteps of de Vinci

     Northwest Indiana innovators Mason Ploszay, Eric Plath, Lizbeth Luna-Zetina, Charlotte Corneil and Isabel Barron, have more in common with Leonardo de Vinci, than you might ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: JoFran Bendix

Finishing her 48th year as Principal Horn for the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, JoFran Bendix is the only charter member of the orchestra. Raised in La Porte with the musical ... Continue Reading →

Who was Anita King? Local native, silent film actress and 1st female cross-country driver. And that’s not all.

  Story by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski The name Anita King isn’t likely to ring a bell to most people. Kayla Vasilko, a senior at the Westville campus of Purdue University Northwest ... Continue Reading →