Gardeners, come learn about landscape design for people with dementia

  Folks are invited to bring their brown bag lunch and learn a little about gardening as the La Porte County Master Gardeners continue offering informative sessions to the public. The ... Continue Reading →

American Red Cross blood donation sites coming to the area

La Porte area residents are urged to mark their calendars for the week of March 3 through March 9, as the American Red Cross will be setting up blood donation sites. Donors of all ... Continue Reading →

New state-certified out-patient opioid treatment set to open in La Porte next month

A new, state-certified opioid treatment program in  La Porte is expected to open in mid-March. The new center will provide outpatient medication-assisted treatment for those with ... Continue Reading →

Airport’s new professional flight simulator a bonus to area students, flight enthusiasts

  The LaPorte Municipal Airport recently took possession of a $33,000 FAA certified Fly Elite PI-1000 Professional flight simulator, which was purchased by Arconic Foundation ... Continue Reading →

League of Women of Voters plan special event to welcome spring

  The League of Women Voters LaPorte County will welcome springtime with the Audubon Society’s Mary Nell Murphy as their March Dinner With The League speaker. The topic is ... Continue Reading →

Extension Homemakers give a helping hand to La Porte PADS

A local group whose goal is to provide temporary overnight shelter during the winter months just got a boost from the LaPorte County Extension Homemakers. The extension homemakers ... Continue Reading →

HFL honored as Corporate Partner of the Year

The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte (HFL)’s positive impact on the community was recognized earlier this week when it was presented the Indiana Park and Recreation Association ... Continue Reading →

Trivia question: who has a fun fundraiser planned? Answer: Meals on Wheels

With a goal of raising $10,000, the La Porte County Meals on Wheels is hosting a “March for Meals Trivia Night” fundraiser on March 7, 2020 at the La Porte Civic Auditorium, ... Continue Reading →

Slicers Athletic Booster Club to host its 2nd annual golf outing

Spring may seem a long way off but plans for the second annual Slicer Athletic Booster Club golf outing are already in place. Ed Gilliland, athletic director for LaPorte High School, ... Continue Reading →

Closing the gender gap: a special event hosted by Women in Leadership

A special event offering insight into how to close the gender gap and cultivate women business leaders will be offered at Purdue Northwest on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020. Women in Leadership ... Continue Reading →