Don’t forget your important gift of blood this holiday season

Folks are encouraged to donate blood to help the Red Cross replenish hospital supplies. Blood donations are vitally needed not only for accident victims, but for patients undergoing ... Continue Reading →

Portion of Boyd Blvd. to be closed starting this Wednesday

City officials report that Boyd Boulevard will be closed to through traffic from East Jefferson Avenue to East Lincolnway from Nov. 20 to at least Nov. 23 for repaving. (If temps are ... Continue Reading →

Eggebrecht Road is now a 2-way street

La Porte Police report that city officials have changed Eggebrecht Road to a two-way street. This is the road that runs behind Kabelin’s on the city’s west side. If you ... Continue Reading →

Remember fall? All 5 minutes of it?

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems It seems we went this year from a few days of glorious fall color to slippery leaves covered with snow. But Mike managed to get out there and capture the ... Continue Reading →

Calling all with imaginations (and that’s everyone): The City wants your ideas this week

From the La Porte Park and Recreation Department: We hope you’ll join us at State Street Church, 209 State St., Tuesday, Nov. 19, through Thursday, Nov. 21, for our Heart of La Porte ... Continue Reading →

LP Hospital invites all of its 2019 babies to come on back for some holiday fun

La Porte Hospital colleagues from the Birthing and Family Care Center and Wellness Outreach are pleased to invite the community to “’Tis the Season! A Jolly Family Affair” from ... Continue Reading →

Essling Chapel is a Toys for Tots collection site through Dec. 16

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, is a collection site for the U.S. Marines’ Toys for Tots Foundation drive. Bring new, unwrapped toys to the chapel office, 1117 ... Continue Reading →

A little snow isn’t enough to stop veterans, who braved so much more in their day

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems Weather-wise, it was an ominous morning. But patriotism prevailed at the La Porte Civic Auditorium Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, at the city’s annual tribute ... Continue Reading →

Symphony’s music swells for veterans at special concert

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra presented “Dance! Tribute to our Veterans” Nov. 9, 2019, at the Civic. Guest Conductor ... Continue Reading →

Ruth Sabin’s 130-year heritage continues with new community fund

The Unity Foundation of La Porte County is pleased to announce that the Ruth Sabin Home Board of Trustees has made a gift of $100,000 to start the Ruth Sabin Community Fund. This new ... Continue Reading →