CEO Ashley Dickinson: Oct. 24 is move-in date for new La Porte Hospital

La Porte Hospital CEO Ashley Dickinson announced today that construction on the new full-service La Porte Hospital at 1331 State St. will wrap up in time for a targeted move-in date ... Continue Reading →

COVID concerns claim another 2020 event: LPHS all-60’s reunion

The year 2020 is starting to have the feel of a “lost year.” Organizers of the La Porte High School “All-60’s Class Reunion” had originally scheduled ... Continue Reading →

They’re back: the first of three summer Night Bike Rides is this Friday

Restrictions from the COVID-19 are easing and life seems to be getting back to normal — as seen most recently by the city’s announcement that the annual Night Bike Rides ... Continue Reading →

City officials: Friday’s demonstrations peaceful, organizers “true to their word”

      “Peaceful.” That was the word La Porte Police Chief Paul Brettin used Friday night in describing the demonstrations downtown La Porte witnessed earlier ... Continue Reading →

Today’s the day! Find your polling place for Indiana’s primary election

Today is the day for Hoosiers to vote in the 2020 primary election. Voters may cast their ballots in person from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. For this election, counties have been equipped ... Continue Reading →

Governor has national guard on standby, takes other action in response to violence

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb announced Sunday that he has taken several actions in response to violence over the weekend, with an eye to protecting Hoosiers, properties and businesses. Specifically, ... Continue Reading →

La Porte County Fair cancelled

  The La Porte County Agricultural Association has annunced in a prepared release that the 2020 LaPorte County Fair, originally scheduled for July 12-18, has been canceled. “For ... Continue Reading →

Mark your calendars: Arts in the Parks hosting July and August events

     Arts in the Parks may have had to cancel events originally planned for June — but organizers proudly announce they are going forward with plans for July and August’s ... Continue Reading →

Sinai Forum cancels in-person fall events; alternative plans to be announced in July

  The Sinai Forum at Purdue Northwest announced Wednesday that it will not be featuring its traditional format this fall because of health and safety concerns created by the coronavirus ... Continue Reading →

LP Hospital construction delayed; disinfecting and further testing planned

     Following reports that construction at the new hospital has been suspended because 10 workers have tested posted for COVID-19, La Porte Hospital has issued the following statement:   ... Continue Reading →