Young ladies ages 5-21 invited to enter Miss Relay for Life Pageant

Young ladies ages 5 to 21 are invited to enter the 2nd annual Miss Relay for Life Pageant, which will take place Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Agape Christian Church, 1601 I St., LaPorte. This ... Continue Reading →

May 4 LaPorte County Symphony concert will feature the glorious music of Rodgers and Hammerstein

Information provided The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra will close its 2018-19 season with Music Director Candidate Alexander Platt leading the LCSO in an evening of Rodgers & ... Continue Reading →

Rhymes, good times, and an invitation to poetry

A group in LaPorte is excited that April is National Poetry Month. The women of LaPorte’s Ruth Andrew Coffeen Poetry Club are beginning their new season – and accepting new members, ... Continue Reading →

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Services of Northern Indiana’s annual walk is May 11, 2019

Alzheimer’s & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana, a division of REAL Services, will host its 19th annual fundraising walk on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Lake ... Continue Reading →

First Slicer Booster Club Golf Outing is May 19; sponsors sought

The inaugural Slicer Athletic Booster Club Golf Outing will take place Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Beechwood Golf Course with registration and lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Information ... Continue Reading →

“The Wizard of Oz” is coming to the new LPHS stage; audition info here

Information provided The LaPorte High School Performing Arts Staff and the LPHS Administration are proud to announce this new, exciting opportunity. This is the first time in a long ... Continue Reading →

Walkers, runners, bicyclists and more christen LaPorte’s Chessie Trail March 29

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Roughly 100 people attended the official opening of the Chessie Trail on Friday, March 29, 2019. (Scroll down to see all of Bob’s photos below.) LaPorte ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Chessie Trail Phase 1 dedication is March 29; pedestrian beacon will be activated March 26

UPDATE MARCH 25: Here’s a YouTube video from Springfield, OR, on instructions for pedestrians and motorists at a hybrid beacon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4M1A-w7yMd4 Information ... Continue Reading →

Genealogical society bus trip to Fort Wayne is April 24; reservations due April 2

The LaPorte County Genealogical Society, in cooperation with the Michigan City Public Library, announces a Genealogy Research Bus Trip to the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Hospital’s FREE community health screenings in April, May and June, 2019: Love your bones, protect your future

LaPorte Hospital will be providing FREE bone density screenings during the months of April, May and June in Michigan City and LaPorte. Osteoporosis, which literally means porous bone, ... Continue Reading →