Dennis Euler, 1960-2019

Dennis Euler, 59, of Kingsford Heights, IN, passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, April 19, 2019, doing what he loved, napping in front of his TV. He was born Feb. 24, ... Continue Reading →

Join LaPorte’s 8th annual Walk to Prevent Child Abuse this Thursday

Photos from a past walk and information provided The eighth annual Walk to Prevent Child Abuse, organized by LaPorte’s First United Methodist Church, will take place Thursday, ... Continue Reading →

Jeff DeCamp Field will be dedicated this Saturday 

The City of LaPorte Park and Recreation Department and DeCamp’s Band of Brothers Foundation will host a special dedication of Jeff DeCamp Field at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at ... Continue Reading →

Kitten overload! Shelter needs kitten adopters, fosters

A bit of a frantic message from the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter: HELP! We are starting out kitten season with a vengeance. Please, if you want to help save lives, adopt or ... Continue Reading →

Frank Arthur Chlupacek, Feb. 7, 2019-April 22, 2019

Frank Arthur Chlupacek, 2 months old, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019. Frank was born Feb. 7, 2019, to Andrew and Emily (Tarnow) Chlupacek. He is survived by his parents; his brother, ... Continue Reading →

Robert “Bob” Dure, 1934-2019

Robert “Bob” George Dure, 84, of LaPorte, IN, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019, at his home. He was born in Baltimore, MD, on Nov. 25, 1934, to George and Caroline (Bishop) ... Continue Reading →

Two LaPorteans honored as Hoosier Women Artists

Photos and information provided Two LaPorte artists were among 39 to be honored as 2019 Hoosier Women Artists. Laura Cutler and Carol Estes were recognized at a Statehouse reception ... Continue Reading →

Bad way to start the morning, but no injuries in crash involving squad car

Photos and information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Alex Clemons probably wishes he could start that shift over again. At about 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, ... Continue Reading →

Nothing more charming than this thriving historic event: Draft horse Plow Day is April 28

The LaPorte County Draft Horse Association will host its 2019 Plow Day on Sunday, April 28, in front of the historic Door Prairie Barn on U.S. 35 South. This fun and picturesque event ... Continue Reading →

Help green up the world: Tree commission’s free sapling giveaway is this Saturday

The LaPorte City Tree Commission will hold its annual Arbor Day Tree Giveaway this Saturday, April 27, at Kesling Park near the 18th Street entrance. Distribution of free saplings ... Continue Reading →