Jeanene L. Keene, 1933-2020

Jeanene L. Keene, 86, of La Porte, Ind. passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2020. She was born July 19, 1933 in La Porte to Charles and Selma (Manlove) Boniface. On March 1, 1952 she married ... Continue Reading →

Mark Edward Gayda, 1951-2020

Mark Edward Gayda, 69, of Kerrville, Tex., passed away unexpectedly March 23, 2020, at Audie Murphy Veterans Hospital in San Antonio, Tex. He was born March 13, 1951 in La Porte, Ind. ... Continue Reading →

Demystifying business finance — or, Happy Income Tax Day today

Column by Jeff Bernel Business financial reporting can be confusing.  All business accounting reporting follows the rules set out by FASB,  the Financial Accounting Standards Board, ... Continue Reading →

“Summer camp in a box,” courtesy of the Indiana Dunes

For kids missing out on their usual summer activities, Dunes Learning Center is offering a creative new alternative: the Nat Kit. The Nat Kit is summer camp in a box, including everything ... Continue Reading →

James “Jim” Joseph Retseck, 1951-2020

James “Jim” Joseph Retseck, 69, of La Porte, Ind. passed away peacefully at 9:39 a.m.,Thursday, July 9, 2020 at his home. He was born March 21, 1951 in Michigan City, Ind. to John ... Continue Reading →
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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1920 A florist and candy merchant on Lincoln Way has a window display showing a pond with gold fish and five pretty canaries ... Continue Reading →

Great shot: a dove over Pine Lake?

  Kevin Raymond, a self-proclaimed “proud La Portean,” was enjoying a few adult beverages at the Boardwalk Bar and enjoying the sunset recently when a dove-like ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Physician Network to offer services at NewPorte Landing

  A new urgent care center and primary care physicians’ office will open in La Porte next week. La Porte Physician Network is relocating its urgent care and primary care offices ... Continue Reading →

Community Concert Association cancels its two fall concerts

The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed another casualty this year. Officers of the La Porte Community Concert Association have, after much consideration, announced that the association ... Continue Reading →

Eugene “Gene” Joseph Eggleston, 1925-2020

Eugene “Gene” Joseph Eggleston, 94, of La Porte, Ind. passed away peacefully at his home Friday, July 10, 2020. He was born Aug. 25, 1925 in Elkhart, Ind. to Joseph and ... Continue Reading →