LaPorte Lions action, April 9, 2019

LaPorte Lions met April 9, 2019, at Best Western. Boss Lion Tom Ruda led the Pledge of Allegiance and Sandra Provan offered prayer. Barb Smeltzer proposed and Ken Schnable seconded ... Continue Reading →

It’s always a beautiful day for baseball: Snow doesn’t stop dedication of Jeff DeCamp Field

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski   LaPorte Slicer baseball player Jeff DeCamp died of cancer in 2013 at the age of 42. His friends formed the DeCamp’s Band of Brothers Foundation in ... Continue Reading →

Singing Company’s young voices chase the chilly blues away

WNLP photos by Lana Richardson and Cindi Boardman Any frowns about winter’s pending return were erased at Bethany Lutheran Church Friday night, April 26, 2019, as the Singing ... Continue Reading →

Floating wetland to be installed at Kiwanis-Teledyne Park

Information from LaPorte Park and Recreation Department As part of our efforts to improve the function and appeal of the Kiwanis-Teledyne Park inlet (on the shore of Pine Lake off ... Continue Reading →

Here are your next opportunities to give blood

Here are upcoming Red Cross blood drives in LaPorte County. Just show up at a blood drive to give, or make an appointment ahead of time by calling 1-800-733-2767 or visiting redcrossblood.org. Upcoming ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County Association of Realtors PAC Trustees endorse Tom Dermody

Press release submitted The LaPorte County Association of Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) Trustees are pleased to officially announce mayoral endorsement and support for ... Continue Reading →

What do LaPorte County Master Gardeners do for the community? A whole lot

LaPorte County Master Gardeners held their annual recognition meeting on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at Red Mill County Park. After a delicious meal at which members were invited to share ... Continue Reading →

Genealogists learn about local flour mill and brickyard

On April 9, 2019, the LaPorte County Genealogical Society met at the LaPorte City Park Department Headquarters at 250 Pine Lake Ave. A business meeting was followed by refreshments, ... Continue Reading →

Rhymes, good times, and an invitation to poetry

A group in LaPorte is excited that April is National Poetry Month. The women of LaPorte’s Ruth Andrew Coffeen Poetry Club are beginning their new season – and accepting new members, ... Continue Reading →

Terra Verde action, March 12, 2019

Terra Verde Garden Club met March 12, 2019, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, LaPorte. Sue Cummings and Barb Edmonds co-hosted. Members enjoyed a delicious pot luck supper followed ... Continue Reading →