Beautiful samples of durable, La Porte-made Rustic Hickory furniture exist today

By Fern Eddy Schultz, La Porte County Historian Although La Porte County is generally identified as an agricultural county, it has had its share of manufacturing firms. Today, these ... Continue Reading →

Sally Loza, 1946-2019

Sally Loza, 73, of La Porte, IN, passed away surrounded by family on Dec. 10, 2019, at Golden Living Nursing Home in La Porte. She was born Oct. 5, 1946, in Bloomington, IL, to Kenneth ... Continue Reading →

Want something to warm up with? Mike’s photos of Deserving Children’s Shopping Tour

WNLP column and photos by Mike Kellems (Photos appear below column) Worlds collided Tuesday night, Dec. 10, 2019, in La Porte County. Young children (more than 200), firemen, ... Continue Reading →

25th annual Holiday at the Pops concert is Dec. 14

The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte is hosting its 25th annual Holiday at the Pops concert Saturday, Dec. 14, at the La Porte Civic Auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the concert ... Continue Reading →

Dermody announces department heads, including new police leadership

La Porte Mayor-elect Tom Dermody announced his administration’s department leaders, including a new Police Chief and Assistant Fire Chief, at a Dec. 10 press conference:  Police ... Continue Reading →

Think all is calm this season? Visit a La Porte County gym

WNLP photos and story by Mike Kellems It was a busy weekend, Dec. 6-7, for sports in La Porte County, including a couple of cross-county rivalry basketball games. On Friday night the ... Continue Reading →

Need a gift idea for a La Porte lover? Here you go

The La Porte County Historical Society is pleased to present its new 2020 calendar, “Doors and Windows to Our Past.” The calendar photos feature submissions to the society’s ... Continue Reading →

Donald Rosenow, 1928-2019

Donald E. “Don” Rosenow of the Village of Oak Creek, AZ, entered the eternal arms of his Lord Jesus Christ on Dec. 5, 2019. Don’s loves were his Lord Jesus and his ... Continue Reading →

Jerry “Pretty Boy Floyd” Daley, 1978-2019

Jerry J. “Pretty Boy Floyd” Daley, 41, of New Carlisle, IN, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at Center For Hospice and Palliative Care Inc., South Bend, IN. He was born ... Continue Reading →

Danny Parker, 1962-2019

Danny A. Parker, 57, of La Porte, IN, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at his home. He was born Jan. 23, 1962, in La Porte, the son of Glen A. Parker and Evelyn P (Holmes) Parker. A ... Continue Reading →