LP Hospital invites all of its 2019 babies to come on back for some holiday fun

La Porte Hospital colleagues from the Birthing and Family Care Center and Wellness Outreach are pleased to invite the community to “’Tis the Season! A Jolly Family Affair” from ... Continue Reading →

October went purrfectly, but many more felines still await homes

From the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter: “Despite many wonderful adoptions during ‘Meowloween Week,’ we continue to be at CATPACITY! These loves, plus many ... Continue Reading →

La Porte, Franciscan hospitals to hold memorial services for infants

La Porte Hospital and Franciscan Health invite families to attend special memorials to honor the loss of their children who passed away through miscarriage, stillbirth or other causes. ... Continue Reading →

Collect your gently used coats, scarves and gloves for Bundle Up La Porte

Photos and information provided Your help is needed again this year to extend warmth and generosity to La Porte families. Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center is excited to kick ... Continue Reading →

MEOW! means HELP! Come and adopt a cat or kitten now from LP shelter

They’re warm and well fed at the shelter. But that’s not the same as having a home — a real home. The message from the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter: “We ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: He’s a bewildered Bears fan (he’s not alone) and he needs a home

You have to love this pup’s biography from the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter: “Name’s Travis, no last name, like Cher, Bono or Sting. You’ll know me ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Diamond and Moana

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Diamond and Moana. Diamond has so much sparkle! She loves other cats and enjoys mothering the kittens ... Continue Reading →

Kids make it official: This is Fort La PLAY Porte

WNLP story and photos by Bob Wellinski (story below photos)   “Just listen — you hear those squeals and laughter? That’s what it’s all about.” The ... Continue Reading →

Enter a one-of-a-kind “CASA for CASAs” playhouse raffle to promote awareness of child abuse, neglect

Does that playhouse in the photos look a little familiar? Family Advocates announces its Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program’s “CASA for CASAs” campaign, a playhouse ... Continue Reading →

Pets of the day: Kittens! Kittens! Kittens!

Spring and summer are that time of year at the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter when rescued kittens are plentiful. These three cuties and many more — including some juvenile ... Continue Reading →