State offers online service to connect vets with jobs

Ind. State Rep. Jim Pressel has announced that INvets has expanded its resources to assist job-seeking veterans. The INvets website connects directly with Hoosier companies looking ... Continue Reading →

Blair Milo featured at Women in Leadership virtual event

Former La Porte Mayor and current Indiana Secretary of Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo will be featured at the Women in Leadership of La Porte County (WILL)’s July 21 ... Continue Reading →

MC job fair open to all local residents

All La Porte County residents are invited to meet local employers hiring in the areas of manufacturing, hospitality, retail and tourism on Thursday, July 9 at WorkOne, 301 East 8th ... Continue Reading →

After four decades and 10 mayors, Water Superintendent Todd Taylor retires

The city of La Porte said goodbye to one of its longest-serving employees this week, Mayor Tom Dermody has announced. After 41 years, Water Superintendent Todd Taylor retired Tuesday, ... Continue Reading →

Jaeger-Unitek launches million-dollar extrusion line at La Porte facility

    Jaeger-Unitek Sealing Solutions, a leading thermoplastic and rubber profile extrusion producer, has  announced the launch of its new million-dollar four-component extrusion ... Continue Reading →

William Bunton retires as police officer after more than two decades of service

Specialist William Bunton, a long-time officer with the La Porte City Police Department, retired Friday, Chief Paul Brettin has announced. Bunton served nearly 23 years with the department; ... Continue Reading →

Governor launches $50 million economic recovery program

Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced Friday afternoon a new initiative to help Hoosiers, communities and businesses get back to work and connected to the resources that can help people ... Continue Reading →

Whirlpool employee club’s event canceled, but members will continue tradition next year

  Former employees of the Whirlpool Corporation’s La Porte facility have been getting together for over 20 years, re-connecting and enjoying each other’s company at ... Continue Reading →

Free job training available amid COVID-19

State Rep. Jim Pressel is reminding local residents that free job training to qualifying Hoosers is available — an important resource, in light of the current pandemic. “Many ... Continue Reading →

SkillUp offers sweet results for American Licorice

The SkillUp program is helping American Licorice in La Porte build up its maintenance workforce internally, providing critical help for both now and the future. Carol Flaherty, the ... Continue Reading →