La Porte Farmers Market announces new managers

Press release provided The La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership (LEAP) is excited to announce that it has been selected to manage the La Porte Farmers Market for the 2020 season. ... Continue Reading →

There’s a job for everyone at next Lend a Hand Day Sept. 24

If you can sew, cut, stitch, tie, sort, iron, knit, crochet, pack, stack, or carry, the La Porte County Extension Homemakers need you! The Homemakers are again hosting a Lend A Hand ... Continue Reading →

Hurricane reduces blood supply; here are your next opportunities to donate

Hurricane Dorian was responsible for the use of many units of blood. Folks are encouraged to donate blood to help the Red Cross replenish hospital supplies. Blood donations are vitally ... Continue Reading →

Rebecca Lane, Joe Stewart top talented field of Hoosier Star contestants

WNLP story and photos by Bob Wellinski Although Joe Stewart and Rebecca Lane walked away with top honors during the 13th annual Hoosier Star competition, it could be said that ... Continue Reading →

Public invited to Discussion over Dinner with Rep. Jim Pressel Sept. 20

On Friday, Sept. 20, from 6-8 p.m., the public is invited to attend a free dinner and conversation with Indiana House of Representatives member Jim Pressel, who will join moderator ... Continue Reading →

Bring your pennies to this office to support LPFD

Orthopedic & Balance Therapy Specialists has announced a community Penny War. In remembrance of the events of Sept. 11, the Penny War is going on the entire month of September with ... Continue Reading →

Attention, first responders: Respond to South Shore for free rides

To show appreciation and to say thank you for their service to the community, the South Shore Line is inviting all active-duty first responders to ride the trains free of charge Wednesday, ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: a nice stroll through the meadow

Katie Mitschelen says, “While driving through Rolling Prairie on Saturday (Aug. 31), my daughter and I were lucky enough to spot four sandhill cranes hanging out in a field just ... Continue Reading →

Meet the man behind the mural at Sept. 17 historical society meeting

The LaPorte County Historical Society will present “The Making of the Mural” and “The Present and Future of Downtown LaPorte” at its Sept. 17, 2019, meeting and potluck dinner ... Continue Reading →

Register now for READ’s 16th annual Scrabble tournament Sept. 19

READ LaPorte County Inc.’s 16th annual Scrabble Tournament fundraiser is set for Thursday, Sept. 19, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the LaPorte VFW, 181 McClung Rd. Come as a two-person team ... Continue Reading →