Red Cross seeks your help to replenish blood supply

  Patients facing a great variety of illnesses need your help after the pandemic limited donations. Schedule an appointment to give blood now by using the Red Cross Blood Donor ... Continue Reading →

Family Advocates announces 2021 Child Advocates of the Year

  Since 2012, Family Advocates has recognized volunteers who have gone beyond the normal  responsibilities of advocating for children and youth in La Porte County. Karen Biernacki, ... Continue Reading →

Extension Homemakers present $500 scholarship

  The LaPorte County Extension Homemakers Association presented Michael J. Day with its Student Scholarship on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at its council meeting. This $500 scholarship ... Continue Reading →

Reins of Life offering training sessions for new volunteers

  Reins of Life, Inc., offers therapeutic horseback riding lessons to adults and children with disabilities. The organization has slowly but steadily been adding new riders post-COVID ... Continue Reading →

Full schedule announced for La Porte LakeFest

  The full schedule of events for the City of La Porte’s inaugural LakeFest has been announced. Running July 30 through Aug. 1 at La Porte’s Stone, Pine and Clear lakes, ... Continue Reading →

LP County Symphony Orchestra Board member highlight: Suzan Wade

  Suzan Wade currently serves as secretary of the La Porte County Symphony Board. Having served six years, she will be rotating off of the board at the end of July. In addition ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie High School named the 1st Heart Safe School in Indiana

  Story and photos provided by NPHS On May 24, 2021, New Prairie High School was awarded the 1st Heart Safe School designation in Indiana. This project, led by teacher and HOSA-Future ... Continue Reading →

Dunes Learning Center to host Wildlife Webinars for all ages this summer

  This summer, join Dunes Learning Center for fun nature workshops your family can enjoy from the comfort of your own home. Through evening Zoom sessions, you’ll hear from experts ... Continue Reading →

Thursday’s Arts in the Park entertainment is hip-hop band Rhymer Educator

  Come to Fox Park for Arts in the Park’s second week of summer entertainment tonight as hip-hop band Rhymer Educator performs. This La Porte-based band channels good vibes ... Continue Reading →

Renovated Bill Reed Tennis Complex at Kesling Park is unveiled

  The City of La Porte Park and Recreation Department held a dedication Tuesday, June 8, for the renovated tennis courts and new pickleball courts at the Bill Reed Tennis ... Continue Reading →