LP County Mentoring Collaborative to host event for public Jan. 30

Press release provided Last year, January was proclaimed as National Mentoring Month in La Porte and Michigan City by each of the respective acting mayors, inviting our community to ... Continue Reading →

Sheriff’s association scholarships open to students studying criminal justice

La Porte County Sheriff John T. Boyd has announced that the Indiana Sheriffs’ Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college students ... Continue Reading →

Current, potential tutors invited to READ LP County roundtable Jan. 30

A roundtable for tutors volunteering for READ La Porte County Inc. will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in Meeting Room B at the La Porte County Public Library, 904 ... Continue Reading →

Get ready for the growing season courtesy of Master Gardeners’ Brown Bag Series

Information provided Folks are invited to bring their “brown bag” lunch and learn a little about gardening during four sessions presented by La Porte County Master Gardeners. The ... Continue Reading →

Six to be inducted into Slicer Hubner Hall of Fame Jan. 31

The Hubner Athletic Hall of Fame at La Porte High School will be inducting 6 individuals between the JV and varsity boys basketball games vs. Crown Point on Jan. 31. Denny Mantick, ... Continue Reading →

2020 Unity Foundation Community Scholarship applications now available online 

Press release provided Applications are now available online for the 2020 Unity Foundation of La Porte County cycle of scholarships and awards.  Deadline for submission is March 12. ... Continue Reading →

Free citizenship classes begin Jan. 7 at library

Citizenship classes to help people from language backgrounds other than English pass the citizenship test will be held at La Porte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave., La Porte. ... Continue Reading →

South Central’s Adams, New Prairie’s Crawford awarded prestigious Lilly scholarships

Information provided Two outstanding La Porte County students have been named recipients of full-tuition, four-year scholarships as Unity Foundation of La Porte County 2020 Lilly Endowment ... Continue Reading →

Deborah DePoy Music Scholarship to be offered

For the first time, the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra Deborah DePoy Music Scholarship applications will become available on Jan. 1, 2020. Debbie Depoy was born and raised in La ... Continue Reading →

Local educators join thousands of others in Indy for Red for Ed Day

Photos provided Dozens of local educators traveled to Indianapolis Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, to join their colleagues in Red for Ed Day, a rally raising awareness of concerns in the ... Continue Reading →