LP Hospital offers Safe Sitter course

Information provided LaPorte Hospital will offer the nationally recognized Safe Sitter course for young teens grades 6-8 this summer.  Dates for this one-day course are June 25 and ... Continue Reading →

Mayberry ain’t got nothing on LaPorte on a summer Wednesday evening

Story and photos by Mike Kellems In episode 4 of season 4 of the Andy Griffith Show, which originally aired on Oct. 21, 1963, the town of Mayberry is thrown into a tizzy following a ... Continue Reading →

Learn more about your local law enforcement at LaPorte Police Department Citizens Police Academy  

LaPorte Police will once again host the LaPorte Citizens Police Academy for citizens of LaPorte County. The academy’s purpose is to create better communication between the police ... Continue Reading →

Larger, better equipped Center Township Fire Rescue station debuts

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski The sparkling new Center Township Fire Rescue station debuted at an open house June 1, 2019. The larger, better equipped station is located at 4504 W. Johnson ... Continue Reading →

Foodie Tuesdays food trucks will return to Unity Park starting June 4

Foodie Tuesdays  food trucks, offering a delicious variety of lunch fare, will return to Unity Park from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 4-Aug. 6. The park is located on the shore ... Continue Reading →

Registration is open for the 2019 Wiffle Ball Championship in New Carlisle

New Carlisle Hometown Days will once again be hosting The Wiffle Ball Championship this summer. The 15th annual open tournament will be held Saturday, July 27, through Sunday, July ... Continue Reading →

Serve your community, lead a horse, make someone’s day

Reins of Life Inc. is offering new volunteer training on Thursday, June 6, at its Michigan City barn. Volunteers do not need to have any previous horse experience and must be at least ... Continue Reading →

LP Healthcare Foundation, LP Hospital Auxiliary award $68,500 to local students

Press release submitted The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte (HFL) and LaPorte Hospital Auxiliary will award 32 students with scholarships totaling $68,500 at a scholarship reception ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Hospital offering screenings, exercise classes, childbirth classes and diabetes classes in June

Submitted by LaPorte Hospital For more information on any of these events, call the numbers provided below or contact Kelly Credit, regional director of marketing & communications, ... Continue Reading →

More than 200 gather to remember the reason for the day; take a minute to absorb Bob’s photos

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Monday’s severe weather held off to allow people to gather at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheatre in Fox Park for the annual Memorial Day Ceremony on ... Continue Reading →