A map of the interconnected waterways. (Photo provided; click to enlarge)

Paddle LaPorte’s interconnected waterways Sept. 27

Most locals know that LaPorte’s lakes were at one time more interconnected than they are now. But you might be surprised to learn just how many adjacent waterways are still navigable ... Continue Reading →

Duo piano concert will close out Presbyterian Fine Arts Board’s season Sept. 21

The Fine Arts Board of the Presbyterian Church of LaPorte will host its final program of the season on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 4 p.m., featuring duo pianists Edgar Swarthout and Andrew ... Continue Reading →
WNLP photo by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge)

Draft Horse Association Wagon Train to take to the roads Sept. 20

On Saturday, Sept. 20, members of the LaPorte County Draft Horse Association will go on an old-fashioned wagon train trek. The participants will leave the LaPorte County Fairgrounds ... Continue Reading →
LaPorte County Solid Waste District photo

DATE CORRECTION: 6-in-1 waste collection is Sept. 27 at fairgrounds

The Solid Waste District of LaPorte County’s last free 6-in-1 collection of 2014 will take place Saturday, Sept. 27, at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. This is the last chance ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte’s 16th Sunflower Fair is this Saturday, Sept. 20

Welcome autumn in a festive way this Saturday, Sept. 20, at downtown LaPorte’s 16th Sunflower Fair. Run for a good cause — the LaPorte County Red Cross. Sample a variety of ... Continue Reading →
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Want to do a good deed for your community? Here’s a great opportunity

LaPorte Community Federal Credit Union is helping to raise funds for One Good Deed LaPorte County, a not-for-profit charitable organization started by the family of the late Andrew ... Continue Reading →

Stepping Stone Shelter’s annual meeting and dinner is Sept. 25

The Stepping Stone Shelter for Women Inc.’s annual meeting and dinner will be held Thursday, Sept. 25, at Water’s Edge Restaurant in Michigan City. Stepping Stone will be celebrating ... Continue Reading →

Hear about local resident’s experiences in China at Sept. 21 program

Photos by Bruce Johnson (click to enlarge) The LaPorte Chapter of People to People International will host its next dinner and program on Sunday, Sept. 21, with Bruce Johnson giving ... Continue Reading →

Join to raise funds for kidney disease research in Walk for PKD Sept. 20

This year, Jeff and Laura Moyer of LaPorte and thousands nationwide will come together and walk in support of those affected by polycystic kidney disease (PKD). The Moyers are asking ... Continue Reading →

Mill Creek Lions Club to host hog roast Sept. 20

The Mill Creek Community Lions Club will host a hog roast on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Township Community Building in Fish Lake. Tickets at the door are $9 ... Continue Reading →