Review: Footlight’s “Steel Magnolias” is well played

  (Critique supplied by J. Edwards, Michigan City) Footlight Players’ current production of the dramedy “Steel Magnolias” opens the group’s 72nd season. ... Continue Reading →

Reminder: 22nd La Porte Sunflower Fair is Sept. 18

  The Sunflower Fair will celebrate its 22nd year in the heart of downtown La Porte on Saturday, Sept. 18. The fair, which celebrates community and creativity, will take place ... Continue Reading →

Park department to hold FUNdamental drawing classes

  FUNdamental Drawing Class is returning to the La Porte Park and Recreation Department calendar. On Tuesdays, Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 and 12, join art instructor Laura Krentz to ... Continue Reading →

La Porte County Parks to host easy exercise class

  La Porte County Parks will host an Easy Exercises for All Ages class on Sept. 15 from 9 to 10 a.m. at Luhr Park, La Porte. In this free class, join physical therapist Diane ... Continue Reading →

19th Deserving Children’s Roof Sit is Sept. 10

  Press release submitted This year marks the 19th year that the Deserving Children’s Roof Sit has had the opportunity to bring the community together for the sole purpose of ... Continue Reading →

Free child car seats, clinic at Franciscan MC Sept. 26

  Franciscan Health Michigan City will host a free car seat safety clinic, including free seat giveaways, on Sunday, Sept. 26. The hospital is located at 301 Homer St.; the clinic ... Continue Reading →

MC’s Artbash virtual event is Sept. 25

  Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) is thrilled to announce its biggest annual fundraising event, Artbash: Repaint the Town. Taking place virtually on Sept. 25 from 6 to 7 p.m., ... Continue Reading →

Nurses, first responders can ride South Shore for free Sept. 11-15

  To show appreciation and to say thank you for their service to the community, the South Shore Line is inviting all nurses and active-duty first responders to ride the train free ... Continue Reading →

Arts in the Park finales: Cripple Creek tonight, Tom Milo Big Band Thursday

  Another fun season of Arts in the Park entertainment comes to a close this week with two concerts: Cripple Creek tonight (Wednesday) and the Tom Milo Big Band Thursday. The ... Continue Reading →

Legion to host pancake breakfast Sept. 19

  American Legion Post 83, 228 E. Lincoln Way, La Porte, will host a Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, Sept. 19, from 7 to 11 a.m. The breakfast will include pancakes (blueberry and ... Continue Reading →