Local gardeners honored by Shirley Heinze Land Trust

      The Shirley Heinze Land Trust recently recognized several home and organizational gardeners in northwestern Indiana with “Bringing Nature Home” awards. Three ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Hospital hosts memorial service for children Oct. 5

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, a time to remember the unborn child. La Porte Hospital is inviting families to attend a special gathering to honor the memory ... Continue Reading →

For those who have lost a spouse, take some time to plan

Jennie Girton, CRPC, is a financial advisor with Edward Jones, 601 State St., La Porte              If you’ve recently become a widow or widower, you’re obviously dealing ... Continue Reading →

Great shots: our readers have been busy as bees

  Today is the first day of fall, and local residents seem to be taking advantage of the waning days of warm weather to capture images we can treasure as the days turn cool. La ... Continue Reading →

Park department cancels Tuesday evening activities

City of La Porte Parks and Recreation Superintendent Mark Schreiber has announced that, under advice from the Indiana State Department of Health, his department has cancelled all outdoor ... Continue Reading →

Statehouse Republicans seeking applicants for paid internship positions

Indiana Statehouse Republicans are looking for students interested in a paid internship position, State Rep. Jim Pressel has announced. The opportunity is for college students or recent ... Continue Reading →

National Security Agency’s grant of nearly $6 million awarded to PNW’s College of Technology

  Purdue University Northwest’s College of Technology has been awarded a grant of $5,971,053 for Cybersecurity Workforce Development from the National Security Agency, PNW ... Continue Reading →

Keith Swanson to be honored with Golden Hoosier Award

LaPorte County resident Keith Swanson will join 23 other individuals in receiving a 2020 Golden Hoosier Award, the Indiana Lieutenant Governor’s Office and the La Porte County ... Continue Reading →

Words to live by, from Father Judge, Victim 0001

  Column by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski Just a few weeks ago our nation recalled the nineteenth anniversary of when we came under attack. Nearly 3,000 Americans were killed on ... Continue Reading →

Community notes: LP Lions, American Legion Post 83

  La Porte Lions La Porte Lions met Sept. 8, 2020, at the Eagles. Boss Lion Barb Smeltzer led the Pledge of Allegiance, Lion Sandra Provan offered prayer. Provan read the minutes ... Continue Reading →