Springfield Township VFD pancake breakfast is Nov. 2

Springfield Township Volunteer Fire Department, 7111 N. 300 West, Michigan City, will host its annual fall pancake breakfast and bake sale on Sunday, Nov. 2, from 7 to 11 a.m. Tickets ... Continue Reading →
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U.S. Attorney’s Office, police to announce indictment in alleged Illinois-Michigan City heroin operation

The U.S. Attorney’s Office has announced that a press conference will be held Monday, Oct. 20, to announce an indictment alleging a heroin distribution conspiracy operating between ... Continue Reading →

Meet Tricia Fields, author of “The Territory,” Oct. 20 at library

Come and meet Tricia Fields, author of “The Territory,” at a Community Read Author Visit at LaPorte County Public Library, LaPorte, on Monday, Oct. 20, at 6:30 p.m. Fields is the ... Continue Reading →

PNC breaks ground for services and activities complex

Photo and information from PNC Purdue North Central officially broke ground for its Student Services and Activities Complex on Oct. 16, 2014, with a celebration that brought together ... Continue Reading →
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Come hear Fern tell spooooky stories Oct. 21 at historical society meeting

The Orr Lake Road legend. The Woman in White on Michigan Avenue. The I Street Andrew-Zimmerman property. Michigan City’s West Beach Ghost. Pique your interest? Come and learn about ... Continue Reading →
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Run for the rump roast: Rotary’s annual Grocery Scramble is Nov. 22

It’s time again to sign up for your chance to break for the bacon, careen for the coffee, sprint for the steak. The annual Rotary Ramble Grocery Scramble on Saturday, Nov. 22, will ... Continue Reading →
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St. Paul’s Episcopal celebrates 175 years with special events, story of its history

Story and photos submitted by Sandra Provan St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1000 Michigan Ave., LaPorte, is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year with several special events ... Continue Reading →

Gov. Mike Pence to visit LaPorte Oct. 22

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will speak at a Greater LaPorte Chamber of Commerce luncheon to discuss economic development on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Best Western, 444 Pine Lake Ave. The ... Continue Reading →
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Kids can meet Rusty, star of “The Dog & The Dolphin,” Oct. 20

“The Dog & The Dolphin” is the topic of a special story time and book-signing event at IU Health LaPorte Hospital’s main lobby on Oct. 20 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Children of ... Continue Reading →
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Hancock’s “Swan Song” will be shown at PNC Oct. 28

Oscar-nominated LaPorte County Film Director John Hancock’s latest movie, “Swan Song,” will be shown at Purdue North Central on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 5 p.m. The public is invited. Hancock ... Continue Reading →