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Porter County Public Library System

GUEST COMMENTARY: Library is great resource for Porter County

GUEST COMMENTARY: Library is great resource for Porter County

Responding to a recent guest commentary in The Times, we believe the Porter County Public Library System serves the residents well. We believe discussing the points raised with the director or board members before writing the article would have been most appropriate and beneficial to all and…

June 17, 2014 12:05 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Porter County library can serve better

GUEST COMMENTARY: Porter County library can serve better

The Porter County Public Library System can help solve numerous new problems and challenges facing our community. Like many other American counties, it is time to rethink the public library system in our own community. In Porter County, the public library system is a resource than can be use…

May 14, 2014 12:00 am
Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter Public Library System, based in Valparaiso, has more than enough cash to build a new branch in Porter Township but construction is waiting for enough money to become available to pay for operating costs once the new branch is built.

June 13, 2013 12:00 am
MARC CHASE: Porter County library system is nobody's fool

MARC CHASE: Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Imagine actually waiting to buy something until you've saved up enough cash in the old piggy bank to make the purchase outright. No credit cards, no loans, just good old-fashioned saving — and not buying until you can actually afford to pay for it.

June 13, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County library system is nobody's fool

Porter County Public Library System, based in Valparaiso, has more than enough cash to build a new branch in Porter Township but construction is waiting for enough money to become available to pay for operating costs once the new branch is built.

June 13, 2013 12:00 am

Porter County Public Library System announces summer reading program

PORTER COUNTY | “Groundbreaking Reads” is this summer’s theme at Porter County Public libraries in Hebron, Kouts, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso. The

May 22, 2013 5:41 pm

All five Porter County libraries shut today for spring holiday

PORTER COUNTY | The Porter County Public Library System with branches in Hebron, Kouts, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso will be closed today for the spring holiday.

March 30, 2013 12:00 am
Porter County Library looking for more 'Friends'

Porter County Library looking for more 'Friends'

VALPARAISO | For nearly 30 years, a group of volunteers with the Porter County Public Library System has been able to accomplish big things.

February 07, 2013 6:30 pm Photos

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Pre-overdue notices offered by Porter County Public Library System

PORTER COUNTY | The Porter County Public Library System is now offering pre-overdue notices to patrons who provide their email address. You will be notified three days before items are due to help you avoid late fees. Email addresses will also be used for hold notifications and overdue notic…

January 10, 2012 3:03 pm
Turning the page on libraries

Turning the page on libraries

There was a time when public libraries were simply silent, cavernous spaces with seemingly endless rows of books -- but that day is gone. "Right now, we're seeing more and more requests for the e-readers," said Jim Cline, director of the Porter County Public Library system.

June 12, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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