Don’t forget Winterfest! Here’s the lineup for Jan. 24-26

Press release submitted by La Porte Park and Recreation Department The annual WinterFest, organized by the La Porte Park and Recreation Department, returns January 24-26, 2020, with ... Continue Reading →

Start honing your talents now for 2020 Hoosier Star

Do you have that star quality? The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is looking for contestants for the 15th annual Hoosier Star competition. Sponsored by Horizon Bank, NIPSCO, La ... Continue Reading →

Type O positive and type O negative donors especially needed; here are upcoming local drives

The American Red Cross has extended its urgent call for donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets. With influenza escalating across the country and preventing some donors ... Continue Reading →

LP County Mentoring Collaborative to host event for public Jan. 30

Press release provided Last year, January was proclaimed as National Mentoring Month in La Porte and Michigan City by each of the respective acting mayors, inviting our community to ... Continue Reading →

Current, potential tutors invited to READ LP County roundtable Jan. 30

A roundtable for tutors volunteering for READ La Porte County Inc. will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in Meeting Room B at the La Porte County Public Library, 904 ... Continue Reading →

On Jan. 21, McCuaig will lead WILL members through life’s Plan B

Women in Leadership of La Porte County will feature Rebecca McCuaig, presenting “Plan B and How to Navigate It,” on Jan. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Portofino Grill (St. ... Continue Reading →

Get ready for the growing season courtesy of Master Gardeners’ Brown Bag Series

Information provided Folks are invited to bring their “brown bag” lunch and learn a little about gardening during four sessions presented by La Porte County Master Gardeners. The ... Continue Reading →

Are you Type O? Red Cross is especially asking for your help

After the holidays, when donors and drives are fewer, the American Red Cross has a critical need for blood donors of all blood types – especially Type O – and platelet donors. Right ... Continue Reading →

2020 Unity Foundation Community Scholarship applications now available online 

Press release provided Applications are now available online for the 2020 Unity Foundation of La Porte County cycle of scholarships and awards.  Deadline for submission is March 12. ... Continue Reading →

Free citizenship classes begin Jan. 7 at library

Citizenship classes to help people from language backgrounds other than English pass the citizenship test will be held at La Porte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave., La Porte. ... Continue Reading →