Mark Lee

July 27 carillon concert will feature Mark Lee

Mark Lee will perform during a carillon recital on Sunday, July 27, at 4 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, 307 Kingsbury Ave. Lee is director of music at St. Paul Lutheran ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: July 26 Boater Safety Course canceled

Organizers of the Boater Safety Course scheduled for July 26 announced on July 23 that the course will not take place because not enough people showed interest. The free course was ... Continue Reading →

School pride: It goes way beyond students

Photos and info by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) Applaud and appreciate: Not all work done at LaPorte Community School Corp. facilities is funded by your tax dollars. ... Continue Reading →

“The Pacifier” is Free Movie Night for Families at Liberty Bible Church on July 26

Liberty Bible Church’s latest Free Movie Night for Families will feature Disney’s “The Pacifier” on Saturday, July 26, at the church location, 608 Colfax Ave. (formerly the ... Continue Reading →
Jon Burger crosses the finish line during the 2013 triathlon. Photo by Mike Kellems

Register now for 35th LP YMCA Triathlon Aug. 2; info, traffic restrictions all here

The LaPorte County Family YMCA’s Triathlon reaches a milestone this year: 2014 marks the 35th year it has provided a challenging, beautiful and fun course of swimming, biking and ... Continue Reading →

Hanover College’s traveling theatre group coming to LaPorte library July 25

Bring a little culture to your summer by attending the Hanover College Rivers Institute Traveling Theatre performance, “Five Short Plays,” on Friday, July 25, from 4 to 5:15 p.m. ... Continue Reading →
car show photo

Awesome autos at a spectacular site: Historical society’s 7th annual Old Car Show is July 26

Photo provided Shine ’er up, or just come and enjoy other people’s beauties: The La Porte County Historical Society will host its 7th annual Old Car Show on Saturday, July 26, ... Continue Reading →

Purple fingers? Must be blueberry-picking season

Story and photos by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) Blueberries should be the last thing on my mind after consuming an entire blueberry pie only a week ago to win the LaPorte ... Continue Reading →
175 Years

St. Paul’s Episcopal is 175

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1000 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, will celebrate 175 years of spreading the Gospel of Christ with a series of events open to the entire community. The ... Continue Reading →

Parade participants, vendors, guests welcome at 25th HannaFest Aug. 9

The HannaFest Committee is welcoming parade participants, vendors and guests to its 25th annual event, which will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, in Hanna. HannaFest will include the parade, ... Continue Reading →