4 arrested on various drug, weapons and neglect of dependent charges

Press release from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office The LaPorte County Drug Task Force announces the arrest of four individuals for various charges including two separate narcotics- ... Continue Reading →

Bauman will take his final bow with LaPorte County Symphony at May 5 concert

LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra is proud to present Maestro Philip J. Bauman’s “From Hollywood to Broadway” on May 5 at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium. The concert begins at ... Continue Reading →

Lane closures on Ind. 2 East scheduled to begin April 3

The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced that resurfacing work was slated to begin Tuesday, April 3, on Ind. 2 East in LaPorte between Boyd Boulevard and the 2/20 intersection.  Weather ... Continue Reading →

Dunebrook announces activities for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Every April, Dunebrook of LaPorte County joins with organizations across the nation to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month. Last year, our region suffered 1,292 cases of child abuse ... Continue Reading →

South Shore Line Bikes on Trains program returns

It’s that time of year again, when riding your bike to work is made possible with the South Shore Line’s Bikes on Trains program. This program is offered on two morning and evening ... Continue Reading →

Former LaPorte University site will be dedicated with historical marker March 30

Photos and information provided LaPorte will gain yet another historical marker on Friday, March 30, when a memorial to the former LaPorte University is dedicated. The public is invited ... Continue Reading →

Sign up now to help clean up our community this spring

Information from LaPorte County Solid Waste District The snowmelt is always welcome, but the trash it reveals is not. Unfortunately in the winter months, littering and dumping is more ... Continue Reading →

Informational meetings for upcoming trip to Washington, D.C., are March 14 and 19

Photo and information provided The annual non-school-sponsored trip to Washington, D.C., for area 8th graders, middle school students and high school students will take place June ... Continue Reading →

Pork chop dinner to benefit Pioneer Land is April 28

Pioneer Land’s 14th annual pork chop dinner will take place Saturday, April 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Community Building at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. Cost will be $10 if ... Continue Reading →

View LaPorte County from a lofty perspective at the museum

Ever seen LaPorte County from the skies? Curious about what the towns looked like from the 1950s on, or just before the LaPorte overpass was built? The LaPorte County Historical Society ... Continue Reading →