Whether by yourself or walking six feet from your teammates, join in the VNA’s Stroll for Hospice

Next month’s VNA’s Stroll for Hospice — an annual fundraiser for an organization that served more than 150 patients and their families last year in La Porte County ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Week: Madeline

Safety concerns have temporarily closed the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter, 2855 W. Ind. 2, but pets are still available for adoption by appointment. Cat lovers: meet Madeline. ... Continue Reading →

Families can get creative with Lubeznik Center’s online offerings

With a return to the cold and with folks still staying close to home, the Lubeznik Center for the Arts is offering online creative activities that the entire family can enjoy. LCA ... Continue Reading →

CEO Dan Peck: Swanson Center remains fully operational, safeguards in place

In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, Swanson Center is able to continue serving clients, CEO Dan Peck has announced. “With the health and well-being of our community being a main ... Continue Reading →

A little help for our friends … thanks to the county shelter, the HFL and volunteers

  Humans aren’t the only ones affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Our beloved pets are, too. In fact, the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter, 2855 W. Ind. 2, has had a few ... Continue Reading →

“A person’s a person, no matter how small” — Dr. Seuss

  April marks Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time set aside to remind the public about the need to report suspected abuse and neglect. But this April, at-risk children are at ... Continue Reading →

Jane Kaminski and Randy Hooper married in Washington, D.C.

Jane Alice Kaminski and Randy Deane Hooper were married March 28, 2020, in Washington, D.C. In keeping with the “social distancing” order in place, the small ceremony took place ... Continue Reading →

Childcare now available at La Porte County YMCA for essential services families

Thirty new spots at the La Porte County Family YMCA’s Childcare Center, 2510 Monroe St., La Porte, have now been approved by the state to open immediately for essential service families, ... Continue Reading →

Association of Realtors donates $2,500 to CASA/Family Advocates

  Each fall the La Porte County Association of REALTORS (LPCAR), along with the La Porte Jaycees and the Deserving Children’s Roof Sit, help raise funds for the La Porte County ... Continue Reading →

A glass of wine and a love for golf: Susie’s secret to a good 100 years

What’s not to love about a lady who just celebrated her 100th birthday — a lady who, as one might expect from a healthy centenarian —  goes to church, has many stories ... Continue Reading →