Ice causing the wrong kinds of thrills and spills; take care Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning

Information provided   Ice is making it treacherous for people on foot and behind the wheel, so if you have a planned activity Tuesday evening or Wednesday, please check with the ... Continue Reading →

Want to help make Fort La Play Porte even better for our kids? Now’s your chance

Park department information Do your kids enjoy playing at Fort La Play Porte? They’ll enjoy an even better Fort soon, with some help from the community. A “crowdfunding campaign” ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City Library rep tells historians about building’s remodeling project

Information provided Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, the La Porte County Genealogical Society members enjoyed a summary of the changes, current and future, at the Michigan City Public Library. ... Continue Reading →

Unity Foundation announces 2 LP County recipients of 4-year, full-tuition scholarships

Information provided Two outstanding LaPorte County students have been named recipients of full-tuition, four-year scholarships as Unity Foundation of LaPorte County 2019 Lilly Endowment ... Continue Reading →

Qubit Networks, New Age Telecom donate $10,000 to Pax Center

Information provided In lieu of Giving Tuesday this year, Qubit Networks and New Age Telecom collectively donated $10,000 to the Pax Center in LaPorte. Qubit Networks and New Age Telecom ... Continue Reading →

Civil War aficionado speaks at November 2018 Genealogical Society meeting

The LaPorte County Genealogical Society met Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the LaPorte Park Department office building at 250 Pine Lake Ave. Twenty-one members and guests attended. After ... Continue Reading →

Exchange Club of LP County, local new-car dealers join to help house homeless veterans

Information provided The Exchange Club of LaPorte County, Sauers Buick, Big Ford, and LaPorte Chrysler have partnered to support the housing of homeless veterans in Indiana. Through ... Continue Reading →

Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte awards $5,365,789 to 60-plus local health, education and assistance programs

(Scroll down to read story and list of grant recipients) WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski These are exciting times for the LaPorte area, with another round of Healthcare Foundation ... Continue Reading →

Frontline Foundations and local emergency responders form Quick Response Team for overdoses

Information provided On Nov. 6, 2018, the City of LaPorte will launch its first-ever Quick Response Team (QRT). The QRT program will be deployed throughout the city in response to ... Continue Reading →

10 local high school seniors are finalists for full-tuition Lilly Endowment scholarship

Unity Foundation of LaPorte County congratulates the 10 local high school seniors named as LaPorte County finalists for the prestigious Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Two students ... Continue Reading →