BOONE GROVE | No members of the public spoke at the Porter Township school board’s public hearing to extend the superintendent’s contract at its August meeting Thursday.
VALPARAISO | Police here are investigating three cases of a man attempting on Thursday to pass a $100 counterfeit bill at local businesses.
VALPARAISO | With a nod to the past, but filled with modern amenities, Beacon Hall opens to Valparaiso University sophomores next week.
CHESTERTON | The owner of a local restaurant avoided being the victim of a telephone scam, but reported the incident to police to warn the public.
CHESTERTON | A motorcyclist was hurt Wednesday in an accident at Calumet Road and Indian Boundary Road.
PORTAGE | Members of the Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce heard from Richard Weigel, Portage Township Schools’ new superintendent who said that it takes an entire community, including the business sector, to help children succeed in education.
VALPARAISO | Nearly 90 golfers hit the course at the Valparaiso Country Club Thursday to give blind students the technology they need to become college or career ready.
Two women are suspected of stealing thousands of dollars in merchandise with fraudulent gift cards at Family Express stores in Porter and LaPorte counties.
VALPARAISO | The Memorial Opera House will host the first U.S. screening of “The Light,” a movie about Swami Vivekananda’s life.
LAPORTE | The once white and green barn with an uncertain future is back to its glory days in welcoming motorists into LaPorte for generations to come.
LAPORTE | William Wood, 63, has definite plans to grow tomatoes in a community garden being developed next to his residence in LaPorte's downtown area.
PORTAGE | The city of Portage has announced roads will be closed for milling and resurfacing.
LAPORTE | The LaPorte Jaycees are helping students prepare for the launch of the school year by collecting backpacks, school supplies and toiletries for its 10th annual backpack drive.
VALPARAISO | The United Way of Porter County is offering free income tax preparation make-up days for 2013 through 2010 tax years.
WESTVILLE | The Purdue North Central Athletics Department will host the annual Chancellor's Invitational Golf Outing to benefit Student Athletic Scholarships and the Purdue North Central Alumni Association on Monday, Sept. 15 at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso police will host "Coffee and Chocolate Milk with a Cop in Central Park" from 8-10 a.m. Tuesday.
A prominent Valparaiso businessman, who owned restaurants, race horses and other local enterprises died Wednesday after being involved in a car accident Tuesday in Michigan City.
VALPARAISO | Police have spoken to a man who tried talking to children Wednesday at a Valparaiso daycare center, which prompted concern among the the employees at the center and a call to police.
LAPORTE | LaPorte County Jail authorities were still not sure Thursday how an inmate apparently got his hands on a large amount of crack cocaine.
MICHIGAN CITY | At a time when some boat shows folded due to the economy, the one in Michigan City is still going strong now in its 35th year.
Summer is in full swing and mosquitoes are back! The Porter County Health Department would like to remind residents to take precautions to decrease mosquito growth and prevent mosquito bites.
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