Community Concert Association cancels its two fall concerts

The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed another casualty this year. Officers of the La Porte Community Concert Association have, after much consideration, announced that the association ... Continue Reading →

Lubeznik Center cancels 2020 art festival

The Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) has canceled the  2020 Lubeznik Arts Festival. This year would have marked the festival’s 39th year. The festival hosts close to 100 artists ... Continue Reading →

Keep those instruments coming: Drew’s Gift has a second instrument drive planned

Those planning an end-of-summer cleaning may want to keep in mind that an instrument drive to benefit “Drew’s Gift of Music” begins officially in October; however, ... Continue Reading →

Filming of Michael Bernacchi’s “The Farm” postponed to 2021

Filming in La Porte of “The Farm,” a psychological thriller based on the true life story of Belle Gunness, has been postponed to next year because of pandemic concerns. Filming, ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Cindy Ault

Cindy Ault, principal bassoonist with the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, will be entering her 38th year as a member of the LCSO. Cindy began music at an early age and played the ... Continue Reading →

A few slots still open for this weekend’s Hoosier Star auditions

There are a couple of slots still open for the upcoming La Porte County Symphony Orchestra’s auditions for its 2020 Hoosier Star Competition. Auditions will be at Bethany Lutheran ... Continue Reading →

LPHS musicians Sarah Smith, Matthew Knouse awarded scholarships

Two graduating La Porte High School seniors are the recent recipients of music scholarships, Matt Sullivan, K-12 music co-ordinator for the La Porte Community School Corp., has announced. Sarah ... Continue Reading →

Botanic Gardens offers online auction, virtual gala

Friendship Botanic Gardens, 2055 E. Highway 12, Michigan City, has gotten creative with ways by which to fundraise, including offering raffle tickets, conducting an online auction, ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Christopher Bendix

Acting Principal Double/Electric Bassist Christopher Bendix is a 22-year member of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra. He began his career with the LCSO at the age of 13 as a ... Continue Reading →

Endangered species the subject of art quilts on display

  La Porte County art-lovers and quilters are invited to view an exhibit, Laurel Izard’s “On the Edge: Quilts of Endangered Animals,” on display now through ... Continue Reading →