Some LP County senior citizens may qualify for paid job training 

  Goodwill’s participation in the Senior Community Service Employment Program offers unemployed seniors, 55 and older, an opportunity to receive paid training while learning ... Continue Reading →

Managing your retirement plan under a new employer

  Jennie Girton, CRPC, is a financial advisor with Edward Jones, 601 State St., La Porte. Your employer-sponsored retirement plan is a valuable asset. But sometimes things happen ... Continue Reading →

Election may have led to farmers’ new pessimism

  From Inside Indiana Business Just one month after setting an all-time high, the Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer dropped 16 points in November, and the outcome ... Continue Reading →

Apartments/shops complex near Clear Lake begins to take shape

  Photos and information by WNLP’s Mike Kellems Work is progressing on The Banks apartment/shops complex off Truesdell Avenue between Pine Lake Avenue and Clear Lake. Ground ... Continue Reading →

8th annual Downtown Cookie Walk is Dec. 12

La Porte’s 8th annual Downtown Cookie Walk will take place Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership has announced. Businesses are asked to ... Continue Reading →

NIRPC studies impacts of e-commerce on LP, Lake and Porter counties

  With the COVID-19 pandemic driving the region’s residents to online shopping, the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) has released a new report on the ... Continue Reading →

Financial advice for the recently divorced

Jennie Girton, CRPC, is a financial advisor with Edward Jones, 601 State St., La Porte. Divorce is common in our society, but that doesn’t make it any easier to navigate. If you’ve ... Continue Reading →

Plan for new animal hospital makes history in Westville

From Inside Indiana Business Westville is marking the beginning of what it is calling a significant redevelopment project. The Hero Pet Animal Hospital, which will initially create ... Continue Reading →

Unity Foundation, other groups form network to boost business, jobs

A pioneering collaboration among Unity Foundation of La Porte County, Legacy Foundation, Crown Point Community Foundation, Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center, and Center ... Continue Reading →

Cutler’s again seeking donations to place wreaths on local vets’ graves

Remember the fallen … honor those who served … teach our children the value of freedom. “It was very humbling,” said Rob Stone, a funeral director with Cutler Funeral Home, ... Continue Reading →