La Porte County Symphony Board member highlight: Joan Davis

  Joan Davis has lived in this area since 1985, coming from the Colorado/Wyoming area. Born into a farming family in Colorado, she grew up helping with the family businesses, ... Continue Reading →

City park department seeks volunteer groups

  The La Porte Park and Recreation Department is looking for volunteer groups willing to help with park projects. If your youth group, service organization or business is interested ... Continue Reading →

The kitties keep coming; Bernard center increases Sept. adoption goal from 50 to 60

  It’s still kitten season, so earlier this month the Jane Bernard Animal Adoption Center set a September adoption goal at 50. As of this weekend it was at 49, but the kitties ... Continue Reading →

Learn native plants and how to grow them at free field day

  Join the La Porte County Soil and Waste District for a free field day Oct. 14 that will address planning, preparation, establishment and maintenance of native plantings in our ... Continue Reading →

Michiana Humane Society to host luminaria lighting Sept. 23

  Michiana Humane Society invites the public to remember shelter pets they cared for as well as shelter pets that never found homes at a luminaria lighting Sept. 23. The event ... Continue Reading →

Extension Homemakers have tasks for you on Lend a Hand Day Sept. 21

  If you can sew, cut, stitch, tie, sort iron, knit, crochet, pack, stack, or carry … the La Porte County Extension Homemakers need you on Tuesday, Sept. 21! The Homemakers are ... Continue Reading →

County genealogical society awards residency certificates

  In 1987, the La Porte County Genealogical Society approved Fern Eddy Schultz’s request to establish an award recognizing the First Families of La Porte County. In 2005, three ... Continue Reading →

Help Boys & Girls Clubs “Light Up La Porte County”

  A local nonprofit is hoping to help make the community a little brighter this holiday season. Boys & Girls Clubs of La Porte County recently kicked off its “Light ... 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 →

Curtain to open on “Guys and Dolls” at Little Theatre

  Press release and photos provided La Porte Little Theatre is proud to announce its upcoming musical: “Guys and Dolls.” This quintessential Broadway musical Guys ... Continue Reading →