Tour de LaPorte

This annual bike ride, running and walking event features a half marathon, 10K and 5K runs, 5K walks, a mini fun run for kids and distance cycling events Friday through Sunday at Cummings Lodge, 350 Grangemouth Road, in LaPorte. Proceeds benefit patients with cancer in the community. For more information, call 219-326-2471 or visit

Community Coordinator

Annette is Porter County Community Coordinator for The Times. She has been with the paper for 20 years. A resident of Hobart, she graduated from Purdue University with degrees in English and German.