Shirley Heinze Land Trust acquires additional 50 acres in preservation effort

The Shirley Heinze Land Trust, which owns more than 2,600 acres of land in northwest Indiana, including La Porte County, has acquired an additional 50 acres, trust officials have ... Continue Reading →

A quarter of a million dollars pledged by Horizon Bank in COVID-19 battle

Horizon Bank is pledging $250,000 in aid for those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Craig Dwight, chairman and CEO, has announced. The funds will be allocated across several not-for-profit ... Continue Reading →

“A person’s a person, no matter how small” — Dr. Seuss

  April marks Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time set aside to remind the public about the need to report suspected abuse and neglect. But this April, at-risk children are at ... Continue Reading →

Ed Merrion is honored with Ned E. Kalb community leadership award

  Ed Merrion’s longtime service to the homeless and vulnerable in La Porte County was recognized recently by the county’s Purdue extension office. Merrion was presented ... Continue Reading →

Check out latest on the COVID-19 Resource Hub

Need reliable, current information regarding local community resources, health information, government and hospital updates on the virus, and local community needs? Check out the Healthcare ... Continue Reading →

Check here for HFL’s latest update to its COVID-19 Resource Hub

  The Healthcare Foundation wraps up the week with more entries in its “COVID-19 Resource Hub.” Click here to view the latest: As ... Continue Reading →

Swift action from Healthcare Foundation will provide emergency grants to qualifying groups

Starting immediately, the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte will accept applications for emergency funds earmarked to combat the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. The swift response ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Park and Recreation update on closings/cancellations

In response to Gov. Eric Holcomb’s recent order directing Hoosiers to stay at home, Superintendent Mark Schreiber has released the following update to the La Porte Park and Recreation ... Continue Reading →

Check HFL’s “COVID-19 resource hub” for information specific to the community

    The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte is  in its second day offering a “COVID-19 Resource Hub” in an effort to, as its name suggests, bring together information ... Continue Reading →

Slicer Pizza Day: 200 free cheese pizzas … thank you, Domino’s

Photos and story by WNLP’s Mike Kellems Sunday was “Slicer Pizza Day” and local officials joined volunteers to help in the free 200 cheese-pizza give-away that was ... Continue Reading →