Great Shots: Inspiration Four takes off

  Click photos to enlarge Former La Portean A.J. Serafin, who now lives near Cape Canaveral, writes: “These photos are of the Sept. 16 launch of the SpaceX all-civilian Inspiration ... Continue Reading →

Sept. 17

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 1921 Opera performed in Berlin and transmitted by wireless telephone was distinctly heard 8,000 miles away. 1971 Over a ... Continue Reading →

Health department offers information during Suicide Prevention Month

  La Porte County Health Department press release September is recognized as National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. The Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention (CDC) ... Continue Reading →

Hoosier Star achieved some firsts Saturday

  Press release provided  The 16th annual Hoosier Star competition on Saturday, Sept. 11, included some firsts: — In the most friendly of sibling rivalries, Joseph Giuliani ... Continue Reading →

Visitors bureau: Great Lakes Grand Prix set records

  Press release provided The decision to expand Michigan City’s 2021 Great Lakes Grand Prix by continuing with the two races this year paid off in a big way for the community, ... Continue Reading →

Enroll in Next Level Jobs program to increase employment skills

  State Rep. Jim Pressel, R-Rolling Prairie, urges Hoosiers to join the thousands taking advantage of Indiana’s Next Level Jobs certificate program to increase their skills ... Continue Reading →

Lubeznik gets $3,000 in state Rescue Plan funds

  Lubeznik Center for the Arts, one of 278 nonprofit organizations throughout the state of Indiana, has been awarded American Rescue Plan Act funds through the Indiana Arts Commission ... Continue Reading →

George Glassman, 1944-2021

  George William Glassman, 77, of La Porte, Ind., passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, in his home. He was born Aug. 14, 1944, in Michigan City, Ind., to Harry H. and ... Continue Reading →

Might need a few new parts

  Employees and customers at a Michigan City auto parts store got more automotive experience than they expected when a car crashed into the store Tuesday, Sept. 14. The Honda ... Continue Reading →

Donna King, 1951-2021

  Donna Jean King, 69, of La Porte, Ind., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born Oct. 8, 1951, in Michigan City, Ind., to Alvina ... Continue Reading →