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Porter Regional Hospital named Screening Center of Excellence by Lung Cancer Alliance

VALPARAISO | Porter Regional Hospital has been named a Screening Center for Excellence by the Lung Cancer Alliance for its commitment to improving lung cancer detection and care in Northwest Indiana.

July 10, 2014 11:54 am

Lakeshore PAWS to show dogs Friday at Harley-Davidson

VALPARAISO | Come out on out and meet some of the available dogs from Lakeshore PAWS at 6 p.m. Friday at Harley-Davidson of Valparaiso, 1151 Morthland Drive.

July 09, 2014 6:31 pm
Retired Carpenter looks to local union for assistance

Retired Carpenter looks to local union for assistance

CROWN POINT | In his prime he could have built it himself, but at 85 years of age, retired carpenter Roy Ruehl had to depend on his carpentry brothers to build his wife a wheel chair ramp.

July 09, 2014 3:38 pm

Gallery Talk with Artists Tom Brand and Carole Stodder

VALPARAISO | Tom Brand and Carole Stodder, two noted Michigan City artists works are on display in the Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University through August 10.

July 08, 2014 5:27 pm
Eric Lambert

Eric Lambert

July 08, 2014 3:50 pm
Arts in the Park set for July 9, 10

Arts in the Park set for July 9, 10

LAPORTE | The music and fun doesn’t stop all summer as Arts in the Park brings smooth sounds, good artistry, and fresh poetry free of charge every Wednesday and Thursday. After a special beach party night last week, Arts in the Park is back at Fox Park. Parking and wheelchair access is along…

July 08, 2014 3:47 pm
Churches Come Together for Potluck and Baptism

Churches Come Together for Potluck and Baptism

LAPORTE | We are excited to announce that Temple Worship Center from Michigan City and Liberty Bible Church from LaPorte came together for a combined potluck meal and Baptism on July 6. The meal was attended by close to 150 people and was held at Cummings Lodge on Stone Lake.

July 08, 2014 3:37 pm Photos

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Avalon Springs Sets “Grease” themed community car show fundraiser for Valparaiso FOP Lodge 76

VALPARAISO | Hop in your T-Birds, grab your pink jackets, and stroll down Thunder Road to the “Grease” Themed Community Car Show at Avalon Springs Health Campus, 2400 Silhavy Road, where attendees are encouraged to dress in the 1950's era.

July 08, 2014 2:39 pm

Leadership LaPorte County seeks applications

LAPORTE COUNTY | Leadership LaPorte County is accepting applications and nominations for the 31st year of leadership training for people in LaPorte County.

July 07, 2014 5:14 pm

Fireworks on the Lakefront successful despite weather

CHESTERTON | On Wednesday, July 2, people filled Indiana Dunes State Park and Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore for the 6th Annual Fireworks on the Lakefront event.

July 07, 2014 5:16 pm
Melissa Smoker

Melissa Smoker

Melissa Smoker is the LaPorte County Fair’s first queen.

July 07, 2014 5:08 pm

Police outline crash, Operation Pull Over statistics

LAPORTE | So far this year, the LaPorte Police Department has investigated 287 property damage crashes and 57 personal injury crashes.

July 07, 2014 5:09 pm

Luhr County Park closed

LAPORTE | Due to major storm damage to our facilities and many downed trees throughout the whole park from the storm, Luhr County Park will be closed to the public until the trees can be cleared and the facilities repaired.

July 07, 2014 5:12 pm
First queen presides over county fair

First queen presides over county fair

LAPORTE | Melissa Smoker will reign over the LaPorte County Fair after being selected as the first queen at the state’s oldest county fair.

July 07, 2014 5:06 pm
Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage Chef wins two awards

Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage Chef wins two awards

PORTAGE | Rittenhouse sweeps every category at the 2014 Taste of Care. Chef Jo Quade from Valparaiso won first place in the appetizer category, Chef Leland Anderson of Michigan City won first place in the entrée category and Chef Justin Frederick of Portage won first place in the dessert category.

July 07, 2014 4:43 pm
An Evening with a Christian Songwriter and Former Atheist

An Evening with a Christian Songwriter and Former Atheist

PORTAGE | For 30 years, Chris Driesbach played music professionally along the west coast. The majority of those years he was a proud atheist, and for the other portion of those years he was a new age spiritualist.

July 07, 2014 4:40 pm
Chris Driesbach

Chris Driesbach

July 07, 2014 4:41 pm
Police to celebrate National Night Out at neighborhood events

Police to celebrate National Night Out at neighborhood events

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Police Department will be participating in the 31st annual National Night Out from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 5.

July 07, 2014 4:03 pm
Police to celebrate National Night Out at neighborhood events

Police to celebrate National Night Out at neighborhood events

Community members celebrate a National Night Out with members of the Valparaiso Police Department.

July 07, 2014 4:05 pm
Pet Supplies Plus Dyer collects treats for local pet pantries

Pet Supplies Plus Dyer collects treats for local pet pantries

DYER | During their most recent monthly sale that spanned from May 22 through June 25, Pet Supplies Plus of Dyer, was trying to accumulate donations of 2,000 pounds of Milk-Bone brand dog treats, asking neighbors to generously purchase a box of Milk-Bones in exchange for an entry into a raff…

July 07, 2014 9:45 am

The La Porte Salvation Army announces Christmas in July

LAPORTE | The La Porte Salvation Army is throwing out its net in search of monetary and food donations to help our neighbors in need. "We are concerned that we won't be able to help people arriving at our door through the summer," says Envoy Greg Irwin. “The Salvation Army has always relied …

July 03, 2014 5:29 pm

Oak Woods Manor Business after Hours and Senior Gala

LA PORTE- The Oak Woods Manor senior living community will sponsor a Business after Hours and Senior Gala on Tuesday, July 15th.

July 03, 2014 5:22 pm

2nd annual Midwest Brewers Brawl is July 27

MICHIGAN CITY | In partnership with the United Way of La Porte County and the La Porte County Convention and Visitors’ Bureau, The Northwest Indiana Leaders Young Professional Network will be hosting its 2nd Annual Midwest Brewers Brawl event at the Pavilion at Washington Park on Sunday, Jul…

July 03, 2014 5:14 pm
LCA celebrates art at home for its annual fund-raiser

LCA celebrates art at home for its annual fund-raiser

MICHIGAN CITY | The annual ArtBash fund-raiser will have a home backdrop for the first time: taking place at the Lubeznik Center for the Arts at 6 p.m. Saturday July 12 at the center, 101 W. Second St.

July 03, 2014 5:05 pm
Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

Students explored a variety of careers during the pilot IU Health La Porte Hospital Healthcare Careers Camp the week of June 23. (front, l to r) Amalia Calderon, Sydnee Spears, Alyssa Bella, Maura Romstadt, Tayler Rhoda. (back, l to r) Austin Howell, Kyleigh Werner, Jenna Kalsow, Sara Winsch…

July 01, 2014 5:13 pm
Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

Austin Howell and Kyleigh Werner of South Central High School suture a pig foot during IU Health LaPorte Hospital’s Healthcare Careers Camp.

July 01, 2014 5:15 pm
Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

Healthcare Careers Camp pilot program gives teens hands-on healthcare knowledge

LAPORTE | From suturing a pig foot to learning CPR, a group of local students submerged themselves in the healthcare field last week during Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital’s first Healthcare Careers Camp. The pilot program, organized by the volunteer services department at the ho…

July 01, 2014 5:10 pm Photos

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New cubs in spotlight at BBQ at Zoo

New cubs in spotlight at BBQ at Zoo

MICHIGAN CITY | BBQ at the Zoo is one of Washington Park Zoo's largest annual fundraisers featuring food, the magic of Matt Kalita, up-close meet-and-greets with some animals and a silent auction.

July 01, 2014 5:03 pm
New cubs in spotlight at BBQ at Zoo

New cubs in spotlight at BBQ at Zoo

Tiger cubs play at a media viewing in June. The cubs and mom Zusha will be a special part of this year’s BBQ at the Zoo fund-raiser.

July 01, 2014 5:06 pm

Pancakes, planes at annual breakfast event

MICHIGAN CITY | The Michigan City Municipal Airport will be hosting its annual Fly-In Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, July 13 at the airport, 1300 N. Hwy 212.

July 01, 2014 4:59 pm

Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa Membership Luncheon

LAPORTE | The Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber Membership Luncheon on Tuesday, July 29th, at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, IN.

July 01, 2014 4:34 pm

Jaycees celebrate Fourth holiday with annual parade, fireworks

LAPORTE | The LaPorte Jaycee’s 68th annual Fourth of July parade steps off at 10 a.m. Friday July 4 celebrating heroes with this year’s theme: “Our Heroes: We can because they do.”

July 01, 2014 4:30 pm

Engstrom Jewelers announces ValPlayso The Next Generation benefit

VALPARAISO | Engstrom Jewelers announces a benefit for Valplayso The Next Generation. Beginning July 1 and throughout the entire month of July Engstrom Jewelers will donate 100 percent of all watch battery purches to ValPlayso The Next Generation. Engstrom Jewelers is doing this in memory of…

June 30, 2014 9:44 am

Help keep the lakefront fireworks alive

CHESTERTON | The Duneland Chamber is asking everyone to help build the Fireworks on the Lakefront Fund for this year. Without your support, this cherished tradition is in danger of being cancelled.

June 27, 2014 12:57 pm
General Insurance Services/Daly Insurance merge

General Insurance Services/Daly Insurance merge

VALPARAISO | Larry Daly, President of Daly Insurance and Craig Menne, President of General Insurance Services jointly announced today that Daly Insurance is being merged into General Insurance Services Valparaiso effective June 1.

June 23, 2014 3:30 pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of NWI awarded grant for summer Junior Environmentalist Program

Boys & Girls Clubs of NWI awarded grant for summer Junior Environmentalist Program

CHESTERTON | The Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana has recently developed a partnership with the Dunes Learning Center and National Park Services.

June 18, 2014 3:33 pm

BrewAthlon fund-raiser Aug. 23

VALPARAISO | On Saturday, Aug. 23, the Foundation for Molecular Medicine (FFMM) will host an outdoor festival at Sunset Hill Farm Park in Valparaiso featuring microbreweries from around Northwest Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Beginning at 7:30 a.m. the day starts off with a 5K fun-run, con…

June 17, 2014 5:33 pm

Mayor Meer Seeks Applicants for the Homeland Patriot Medal

MICHIGAN CITY | On Friday, July 4, as part of the Fourth of July Program, city officials intend to continue the program of awarding the Homeland Patriot Medal to qualifying resident service personnel. Michigan City’s Homeland Patriot Medal will be awarded to service personnel who have earned…

June 12, 2014 3:28 pm
Mayor recognizes students for their commitment to classroom and community

Mayor recognizes students for their commitment to classroom and community

LAPORTE | At a recent City Council meeting, officials had the opportunity to recognize two Mayoral Award winners who have gone above and beyond in their classrooms.

June 12, 2014 1:56 pm Photos

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Children’s Summer Park Program through July 18

CHESTERTON | The fun begins at Hawthorne Park on Monday, June 9 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm with on-site registration for the Summer Park Program, free to children ages 6-11 (must have completed kindergarten). All participants must be accompanied by one of their parents to fill out registration fo…

June 12, 2014 2:17 am
Valpo Grad accomplishes something not achieved since 1737

Valpo Grad accomplishes something not achieved since 1737

VALPARAISO | Nathaniel A. Turner, Author of the triumphant book "Raising Supaman" is hoping to inspire and encourage parents especially fathers to be more involved and engaged in the lives of their children. Turner has written what About.com calls “an extraordinary how-to approach to being a…

June 11, 2014 8:53 pm

Leadership change at parks department

LAPORTE | Brian Niksch has resigned his position as superintendent of the LaPorte Parks and Recreation Department.

June 06, 2014 9:28 pm

Hands-Only CPR class to be held at La Porte Library

LAPORTE | Three consecutive Hands-Only CPR classes will be held Wednesday, June 11 at the La Porte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave., in the large meeting room. There will be three sessions at 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. Feel free to drop in on the hour to take part in this wonderful op…

June 06, 2014 9:23 pm

Click It or Ticket Enforcement Mobilization Ends

LAPORTE | The LaPorte Police Department concluded stepped-up enforcement of seat belt laws on June 1 as part of the 2014 national Click It or Ticket mobilization. After a 23-day police mobilization, the seat belt enforcement campaign in LaPorte comes to an end with an announcement by the LaP…

June 06, 2014 9:26 pm

DeMotte Physicians of Porter Physician Group present Health Fair at New Hebron Office

HEBRON | DeMotte Physicians of Porter Physician Group will present a free Health Fair & Cook Out from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 18 at their new office at 630 N. Main Street, in Hebron.

June 06, 2014 9:14 pm

Both Porter Regional Hospital’s Center for Cardiovascular Medicine and Portage Hospital receive Echocardiography Accreditation by the IAC

VALPARAISO | Porter Regional Hospital’s Center for Cardiovascular Medicine and Portage Hospital have been granted a three-year term of accreditation in Echocardiography in the areas of Adult Transthoracic by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).

June 06, 2014 9:11 pm

Farm Credit Mid- America Membership Luncheon

LA PORTE | The Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber Membership Luncheon on Tuesday, June 24th, at Seven, 502 State Street, La Porte.

June 05, 2014 7:27 pm

La Porte Day at Four Winds Field for Father’s Day

LA PORTE | Tickets are still available for the Greater La Porte Chamber of Commerce’s “La Porte Day at Four Winds Field", on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Four Winds Field in South Bend, Indiana. Chamber Board President, Laura Francesconi, will be throwing the first pitch of the gam…

June 05, 2014 7:25 pm
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