Moments in Time, July 18

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 18, 1919 — Henry N. Rainsberger, manager of the Lincolnway Variety Store, will signalize his 12th year of business ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 17

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 17, 1919 — Unique in name and novel in furnishings will be the Optometry Apartments to be erected on Indiana Avenue ... Continue Reading →

Museum’s 12th annual Classic and Antique Car Show is July 20

The LaPorte County Historical Society Museum will host its 12th nnual Classic & Antique Car Show on Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 16

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 16, 1919 — Air flying is quite in vogue in this city. Nine LaPorteans went air sightseeing with Aviator Hollingworth ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 15

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 15, 1919 — Henry Richter falls from a stepladder while picking cherries and dies. The milk deliverer notices the ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 12

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 12, 1919 — Nearly 2,000 employees of the Advance-Rumely family will go to Silver Lake, Interlaken, for their annual ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 11

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 11, 1919 — The Our Pleasure Club met at the home of Mrs. Charles Glassman. Pedro was played at three tables and prizes ... Continue Reading →

LP County Museum is now a Blue Star Museum, giving free admission to active-duty military members and family in spring and summer

The LaPorte County Historical Society Museum is proud to announce that it is now a Blue Star Museum. Blue Star Museums offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 10

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 10, 1919 — Plans are made for either a new playhouse on Lincolnway or remodeling the Madison Theatre into a ground-floor ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time, July 9

Compiled by Mary Hedge, LaPorte County Public Library July 9, 1919 — Thirty or more LaPorte county soldier boys will arrive in New York on July 17 from France. July 9, 1969 ... Continue Reading →