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 →

Orak Shrine Circus comes to town Feb. 12-13

Carden International Circus will present the Orak Shrine Circus on Tuesday, Feb. 12, and Wednesday, Feb. 13, at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium. The circus will feature acrobats, aerialists, ... Continue Reading →

Don’t forget — LaPorte Winterfest returns Jan. 25-27 (maybe even with snow this year)

Information from LaPorte Park and Recreation Department So far it sounds like LaPorte’s Winterfest might actually be held amidst winter weather. What a concept! Below is 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 →

Snow, slick roads, winds make for a messy Monday

The Winter Weather Advisory in effect from Sunday night through Monday afternoon proved to be pretty accurate. Roaring winds, icy rain and snow hit mainly overnight, prompting the county ... Continue Reading →

Presbyterian Church celebrates sanctuary’s 50th anniversary, recalls church’s 186-year history

50th anniversary celebration What: Anniversary of the first service in the new sanctuary Where: The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, 307 Kingsbury Ave. When: Sunday, Nov. 18, at a ... Continue Reading →

Slicer volleyball team enters sectional with perfect 14-0 DAC record

Information provided by LPHS The LaPorte Slicers volleyball team (25-3, 14-0 DAC) finished the regular season with a victory over Lake Central in straight sets, 25-18, 25-14, 27-25, ... Continue Reading →

150-year-old piece of legacy makes way for progress

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski; historic information by Sandra Provan Swipe by swipe, the landscape west of LaPorte Hospital is changing. A crew from Pavey Excavating is meticulously ... Continue Reading →

Singing Company of LP County accepting registrations for children’s choir, adding adult chorus

Registration for the Singing Company of LaPorte County’s Children’s Choir 2018/2019 season is now open. Children in grades 2-8 can have the chance to sing with a full symphony ... Continue Reading →

27 new bricks dedicated along Walkway of Honor June 2

The LaPorte Mayor’s Veterans Committee is proud to once again announce its Dedication Of The Bricks program. This year 27 new bricks have been placed on the Walkway Of Honor just ... Continue Reading →