Donate blood at one of these upcoming drives

  Here are upcoming Versiti and Red Cross blood drives scheduled in La Porte County. To schedule the appointment at New Church, see the Versiti phone number below. To schedule ... Continue Reading →

La Porte County Symphony’s in-person concert featuring Gary Wedow is this Saturday

  The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra concludes its 48th season on Saturday, April 17, by welcoming home La Porte native and Guest Conductor Gary Thor Wedow. This in-person ... Continue Reading →

Garden questions? Get answers from LP County Master Gardeners’ hotline

  La Porte County Master Gardeners are available via Garden Hotline to help the public with a wide variety of home gardening questions.  The hotline is available on Mondays, ... Continue Reading →

Join 9th annual Walk to Prevent Child Abuse on April 20

  The 9th annual Walk to Prevent Child Abuse, organized by La Porte First United Methodist Church, will take place at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 20. The walk begins at the church ... Continue Reading →

Registration is now open for La Porte Aviation Camp for youths this summer

  Registration is now open for this year’s Aviation Camp for youths entering grades 6-12 at the La Porte Municipal Airport. The camp will take place most Thursdays from June ... Continue Reading →

Draft Horse Association’s Spring Plow Day postponed to April 18

  On Sunday, April 18, the La Porte County Draft Horse Association will host its Spring Plow Day at the historical Door Prairie Round Barn on U.S. 35 South, La Porte. Plowing ... Continue Reading →

NewDay Foundation to follow COVID-19 guidelines at 18th annual concert May 1

  Tickets are now on sale for the NewDay Foundation of La Porte’s 18th annual concert at the La Porte Civic Auditorium on May 1. Both floor table tickets and general admission ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: Madison Kutch

  Madison Kutch teaches elementary music at Springfield Elementary School in the Michigan City Area Schools district, where she shares her passion for music with her talented ... Continue Reading →

Friendship Botanic Gardens celebrates Bunny Hop turnout, lists future events

  More than 1,000 of all ages from La Porte County and the surrounding area attended the free, family-fun Bunny Hop at Friendship Botanic Gardens on Easter Sunday. The Bunny Hop ... Continue Reading →

Bowl for the Cure raises $8,000 to help local patients with cancer testing, treatment

  Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, local bowlers took part in the 20th annual Bowl For The Cure event, raising $8,000 to help pay for cancer tests and treatment for ... Continue Reading →