Eerie eclipse provides a perfect preview for Halloween

Photo by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Was it happenstance or a perfect preview? This rather spooky (perhaps a little Pac-Man-like?) shot of last week’s partial solar eclipse ... Continue Reading →
Courtesy of Maslow's Facebook page

New coffee/sandwich shop to open on LaPorte’s southeast side Nov. 2

The grand opening of Maslow’s Coffee Shop, and the opening of First Impressions Hair Design’s new location, will take place Sunday, Nov. 2, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at their ... Continue Reading →

IU Health LP offering free dental screenings for veterans in need

Qualifying veterans in LaPorte County are invited to have a free dental screening between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Nov. 8 at the IU Health LaPorte Dental Center, 400 Teegarden St. The free ... Continue Reading →

Maple City Lions group thanks community for support of Hoagie sales

Maple City Lions would like to thank the citizens and businesses of LaPorte for the support they have shown to our organization by purchasing and enjoying our “about to be famous” ... Continue Reading →
Lindewald vietnam veterans memorial fund

LaPorte’s Lindewald, killed in Vietnam, among first 16 to be inducted into Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame

U.S. Army MSGT Charles Lindewald Jr. of LaPorte, killed in Vietnam in 1968, will be among the first 16 Hoosier military members to be inducted into the Indiana Military Veterans Hall ... Continue Reading →
Rachel by erica latack

Traversing the crossroads of Africa

EDITOR’S NOTE: Rachel Osborn, a LaPorte native and a 2014 graduate of Michigan State University, left LaPorte this month to serve as a missionary in Chad, north central Africa, for ... Continue Reading →

Leaf pickup in the City of LaPorte begins Monday, Oct. 27

The first round of fall leaf pickup in the City of LaPorte begins Monday, Oct. 27, and will continue until leaf crews have made at least two rounds of the city (weather permitting), ... Continue Reading →

It’s almost that time … sign up now to ring the bell for Salvation Army

The LaPorte Salvation Army helps more local individuals, families and children than you realize. How about helping this organization by devoting a few hours of your time this holiday ... Continue Reading →

Submit works now for library’s Teen Art Show

Do you have a talented teen in your life? Are they pushing boundaries with their creations or just love art in any form? The LaPorte County Public Library is accepting one entry per ... Continue Reading →

READ LaPorte County: expandiendo oportunidades para el éxito (expanding opportunities for success)

Nos complace anunciar que READ LaPorte County Inc. en asociación con la escuela Handley Elementary, pronto lanzara clases gratis de inglés como segundo idioma dos veces por semana. ... Continue Reading →