Town of Hamlet receives $39,600 for community improvements

Press release provided The Town of Hamlet recently received $39,600 for community improvements from the lieutenant governor and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs. The comprehensive ... Continue Reading →

6 downtown buildings will get face lifts via $200,000 grant

The building facades to be renovated this year are (from top): 609 Lincolnway, 612 Lincolnway, 714 Lincolnway, 805 Indiana Ave., 715-719 Lincolnway, and 814-816 Lincolnway. (Downtown ... Continue Reading →

Full results in for LaPorte, Michigan City and Kingsford Heights primaries

Here are results of the LaPorte, Michigan City and Kingsford Heights primaries after the May 7, 2019, elections. In the LaPorte GOP mayoral race, Tom Dermody cruised to victory over ... Continue Reading →

4 fellow GOP candidates cry foul against Dermody on election eve

Press release submitted May 5, 2019 With less than two days before the May 7 City of LaPorte primary election, four fellow Republican candidates have joined to denounce behavior by ... Continue Reading →

Commissioner Brillson sends scathing letter to Gov. Holcomb on abrupt takeover of South Shore board

EDITOR’S NOTE: LaPorte County Commissioner Sheila Brillson (D) has taken strong issue with Gov. Eric Holcomb’s (R) reconstruction of the NICTD board of directors. The new state ... Continue Reading →

Opinion: Mayoral candidates, all officeholders should watch taxpayer situation on parcels up for sale

Recently a few things have come to the attention of some taxpayers of LaPorte County and also the City of LaPorte. The first being the possible pursuit of the purchase of the former ... Continue Reading →

Stabosz touts his vision and plan for LaPorte

Press release submitted When I first announced my run for mayor in January, I knew that our city desperately needed to have a DISCUSSION about who we are, where we want to go, and ... Continue Reading →

FOP Lodge 54 endorses Dermody for LaPorte mayor

Information submitted Chae Uhlemann, president of FOP Lodge 54, has announced that the lodge has voted to endorse Tom Dermody’s candidacy for mayor of LaPorte “because of your ... Continue Reading →

LP County Realtors PAC endorses Meer for MC mayor

Press release submitted The LaPorte County Association of Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) Trustees are pleased to officially announce mayoral endorsement for Mayor Ron Meer ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte firefighters PAC endorses Parthun for LaPorte clerk-treasurer

Press release submitted The LaPorte Firefighter Political Action Committee (PAC) is proud to endorse Courtney Parthun for clerk-treasurer in the May 7 City of LaPorte Primary Election. “Courtney ... Continue Reading →