PNC Enrollment Day is April 23

Purdue North Central invites prospective students to Enrollment Day on Wednesday, April 23, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This event welcomes current and prospective students who want to register ... Continue Reading →
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Boy Scouts, Salvation Army to host National Day of Prayer breakfast and program May 1

On the National Day of Prayer, May 1, 2014, a breakfast and program will be held at the Salvation Army, 3240 Monroe St., LaPorte, with the theme “Pray for America: One Voice United ... Continue Reading →
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Come and see the animal shelter’s new treatment center at April 26 open house

(Click photo to enlarge) Thanks to a generous donation, the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter now boasts more square footage and new state-of-the-art facilities. Come see for yourself ... Continue Reading →

11th annual Samaritan Skedaddle is April 26

The 11th annual Samaritan Skedaddle 5K Run/Walk will take place Saturday, April 26, along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Skedaddle supports Samaritan Counseling Centers in northwest ... Continue Reading →
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Kingsbury, LaCrosse, Marquette, Springfield, John Glenn named Four Star Schools

Just 311 schools throughout Indiana received Four Star ratings for the 2012-2013 school year, and the LaPorte County area can boast five of them. The Indiana Department of Education ... Continue Reading →

Special activities planned to celebrate creativity and innovation

The Center for Creative Solutions Inc. will present a program featuring the owners of a small business called “Hello Donuts” on April 16 at LaPorte County Public Library. The program ... Continue Reading →

READ LaPorte County seeks tutors; free training April 26

READ LaPorte County Inc. is looking for volunteer tutors for adults and children to help them increase their reading, math, English and digital literacy skills. A free tutor training ... Continue Reading →

McClung Road to be closed during major reconstruction

Major reconstruction has begun on McClung Road, which will be closed during this process for an estimated seven to eight months. The LaPorte Police Department issued this notice April ... Continue Reading →

Here are upcoming Red Cross blood drives

The American Red Cross is asking all eligible blood and platelet donors to help offset weather-related shortfalls in donations. Here are upcoming Red Cross blood drives in LaPorte ... Continue Reading →
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Dare to put your team in “jeopardy” during Service League’s Trivia Night April 25

The LaPorte Service League is seeking teams to join in its 3rd annual Trivia Night on Friday, April 25. This fun event will begin at 6 p.m. at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds Community ... Continue Reading →