Don’t forget your important gift of blood this holiday season

Folks are encouraged to donate blood to help the Red Cross replenish hospital supplies. Blood donations are vitally needed not only for accident victims, but for patients undergoing ... Continue Reading →

LCSO children’s concerts renamed in honor of V. Michael Drayton

 At the opening subscription concert of the 2019-20 season, the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors surprised longtime board member and former chair, ... Continue Reading →

October went purrfectly, but many more felines still await homes

From the La Porte County Small Animal Shelter: “Despite many wonderful adoptions during ‘Meowloween Week,’ we continue to be at CATPACITY! These loves, plus many ... Continue Reading →

Essling Chapel is a Toys for Tots collection site through Dec. 16

Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, is a collection site for the U.S. Marines’ Toys for Tots Foundation drive. Bring new, unwrapped toys to the chapel office, 1117 ... Continue Reading →

Symphony’s music swells for veterans at special concert

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra presented “Dance! Tribute to our Veterans” Nov. 9, 2019, at the Civic. Guest Conductor ... Continue Reading →

Ruth Sabin’s 130-year heritage continues with new community fund

The Unity Foundation of La Porte County is pleased to announce that the Ruth Sabin Home Board of Trustees has made a gift of $100,000 to start the Ruth Sabin Community Fund. This new ... Continue Reading →

Stuff a stocking for a soldier! Cutler’s shows you the way

Send our troops and local veterans a little taste of home for the holidays. Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center is proud to be one of more than 800 exclusive Veterans & Family ... Continue Reading →

What happened AFTER Belle’s victims were discovered? Find out (part 1) Nov. 19

From La Porte County Historical Society: On Tuesday, Nov. 19, the La Porte County Historical Society will host the program “The Man Who Killed Belle Gunness (Part 1)” presented ... Continue Reading →

Marketing exec Dirnberger will speak at Nov. 12 WILL meeting

At its Nov. 12, 2019, meeting, Women in Leadership La Porte County will feature Roxanne Dirnberger, Principal at RDF Consulting, LLC and affiliated with the Impact Business Group at ... Continue Reading →

Join in on Extension Homemakers’ latest Lend a Hand Day Nov. 7

If you can sew, cut, stitch, tie, sort iron, knit, crochet, pack stack or carry, the La Porte County Extension Homemakers need you! The Homemakers are again hosting a Lend A Hand Day, ... Continue Reading →