City Hall sports a holiday glow

  La Porte City Hall is bathed in the colors of Christmas thanks to a donation of lights from Showmen Supplies of La Porte (this photo courtesy of Mayor Tom Dermody). The lights ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Trey Bradshaw

    Trey Bradshaw is in his first season with the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra as acting principal flute player. Trey began his studies in the sixth grade in Florida ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: Elisabeth Waldburger

  Elisabeth Waldburger is in her fifth season as a member of the LCSO’s Clarinet Section. She started playing clarinet in 2002 and became an avid learner, often participating ... Continue Reading →

Singing Co. of La Porte County sends this note to the community

  Typically, this time of year is very busy for most musicians. We would be chin deep in preparations for our 4th annual “It’s Christmas” Concert that would be ... Continue Reading →

Holiday at the Pops adds much-needed sparkle to a challenging holiday season

  Photos and information by Bob Wellinski Thanks to the determination, brainstorming and efforts of many, the 26th annual Holiday at the Pops Concert brightened the holidays ... Continue Reading →

INDOT is calling all artists for unique project

  INDOT is commissioning a project consisting of seven 15-to-20-foot tall wind turbine blades for the Kankakee Welcome Center.  The turbine blades will be mounted vertically and ... Continue Reading →

Kids have until Dec. 21 to enter coloring contest

  Kids ages 3-12 are encouraged to color a holiday page and send it to the La Porte Park and Recreation Department by Monday, Dec. 21. A drawing will determine the winning picture, ... Continue Reading →

2021 historical society calendar features artists’ images of museum items

  The 2021 La Porte County Historical Society Calendar, a fundraiser for the museum, is now available for purchase. As the museum is currently closed due to COVID-19, the calendar ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: Craig Forwalter

  Craig Forwalter, a member of the LCSO Cello Section, began playing cello in the Portage, Ind., school system and also played cello while at Valparaiso University. After college, ... Continue Reading →

Canterbury Theatre presents streaming musical comedy for the holidays

  Photo and information from Canterbury Theatre  Canterbury Theatre, in association with Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) in Louisiana, will present the musical comedy ... Continue Reading →