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Monday, August 14, 2017
The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra (LCSO) announces their 45th season! Executive Director, Nanda Danitschek tells us that, "This year is all about community as we bring, Tales of Adventure , one of the most interactive and family inclusive seasons yet!" On October 28, 2017 at 7pm, LCSO will present Tales from the Darkside a Halloween/Dia de los Muertos themed family friendly ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, August 07, 2017
Congratulations to Lucas Huffman for completing his Eagle Scout project at Reins of Life, Inc. Lucas built a new lean-to style horse barn at our Michigan City barn! Thank you, Von Trobel, for supplying the materials for our new shelter. We also want to thank the ROL staff and volunteers for your help with the demolition of the old structure. We also had multiple groups of volunteers at the ROL ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, August 07, 2017
To some, it would be just a book. But to a child at the hospital, it’s a calming distraction - a bit of relief and entertainment from what is usually a scary experience. La Porte native Broc Davis knows all about that. Broc, 10, visits La Porte Hospital frequently, and has since he was a baby. Born with a rare genetic mutation that causes him to be severely susceptible to just about any ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Health, Press Release
Monday, July 31, 2017
The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra (LCSO) understands the importance of inclusion and collaboration and has developed an initiative that aims to build community by Making FACE, a F oundation A round C ommunity E ngagement. This year will mark LCSO's 45 th Anniversary season which opens October 28 th with a Family Halloween theme concert, Tales from the Darkside . Including scores from ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, July 31, 2017
Become a part of the continuing health and wellness tradition at the La Porte County Family YMCA. The 38th Annual Triathlon will be held on August 5th at Soldier’s Memorial Park in La Porte, Indiana. This USAT sanctioned event features Chip Timing and includes a 1/4 mile lake swim, 12.4 mile bike ride and 3.4 mile run. Athletes will have the opportunity to compete as individuals or as part ...read more
Categories: Community, Health, Press Release
Monday, July 31, 2017
Dan Buresh, Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, is pleased to announce the promotion of Eric Sommer to Assistant Vice President, Assistant Controller in our Michigan City, Indiana office. Sommer has over 15 years in the financial industry. His strong banking knowledge and financial skills are critical to the success of the finance team. Sommer supervises the finance areas wire transfer ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 31, 2017
1st Source Bank announces the Ribbon Cutting ceremony for new North Calumet Banking Center located at 2700 North Calumet, Valparaiso, IN. Ceremony, followed by open house, to be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 4:30pm. In honor of the ribbon cutting, 1st Source Bank will kick off their Valparaiso Five-for-Five Charity Challenge to award five local non-profits each with $1,000 donation. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS • Net income improved to $16.67 million, 15.13% over the second quarter of 2016 and diluted net income per common share improved to $0.64 from the prior year’s quarter of $0.56. • Return on average assets of 1.20% and return on average common shareholders’ equity of 9.59%. • Net charge-offs of $0.94 million and nonperforming assets to loans and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
– La Porte Hospital’s Sleep Disorders Center is pleased to announce that they have been awarded accreditation status by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for compliance with national standards. This achievement demonstrates the hospital’s ongoing commitment to the quality of care they provide to patients and the surrounding communities they serve. ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Health, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
Qubit Networks, a leader of voice and IT services located in La Porte, IN announced the addition of both the national CWNP (certified wireless network professional) and the achievement for being the only Indiana based IT organization to hold Extreme Networks Certified Specialist Certification in Wireless technology. “Qubit Networks is always looking ahead to anticipate and leverage how ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application is now available on Unity Foundation of La Porte County’s website at www.uflc.net. Through support of Independent Colleges of Indiana and Lilly Endowment, Unity Foundation is offering two full-tuition, four-year college scholarships to benefit La Porte County residents. They provide full tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
The La Porte County Historical Society is hosting its 10 th Annual Old Car Show on Saturday, July 29 th from 9AM-3PM. The Car Show is held on the grounds of the museum located at 2405 Indiana Ave. which is Highway 35 at the south entrance to La Porte. The event is open to cars 30 years and older. Nearly one hundred classics, muscle cars, and collectible cars will be on display outside the museum ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, July 10, 2017
The fall display at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum this year will again be a photo contest, with trophies going to the winning submissions. This year will be a “Then & Now” theme. The Historical Society has a vast collection of photos, some going back to the 1800’s. It’s always interesting to see how the landscape has changed over the years, and a ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
Monday, July 10, 2017
The Northwest ISBDC is seeking nominations for its 26 th Entrepreneurial Excellence (E-Day) Awards, which maintains the tradition of honoring region entrepreneurs and advocates. Nominations are due by Friday, Aug. 25, and include the following categories: small business person of the year, entrepreneurial success, small business exporter, young entrepreneur, minority-owned small business person, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 26, 2017
Quilts are making a come-back for the summer at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum. The quilt display entitled “A Cozy Cover-up: A Look at La Porte County Quilts” will be up for all of June July and August, 2017. They can be found on all levels at the museum. Thanks to Larry Wade for making the quilt racks used in the exhibit. Featured in the display are Friendship quilts, ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Figment Group, Inc., a noted industry specialist in Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and Drug-Free Workplace Programming (DFWP), will conduct mandated DOT training for supervisors covered under federal regulations 49 CFR Parts 40 and 382; and state and federal Drug-Free Workplace laws including the DFWP Act of 1988. The seminar Supervisor Drug & Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, Community, General News Article
Monday, May 22, 2017
Summer 2017 is shaping up to be one of the biggest and best ever in Northwest Indiana as ValpoLife and Zao Island are teaming up for Zao Island's Summer Concert Series, which includes live music every Friday and Saturday night on the ValpoLife Live Stage. The Zao Island Summer Concert Series showcases Zao Island's expanded and upgraded indoor and outdoor venues and will feature a huge ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 15, 2017
The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra proudly presents their 4 th annual "A LA CARTE" Fundraiser Series. "A La Carte" is a series of eight dates presented from June through November of 2017 that includes a Scotch Whiskey Tasting, Presentation of a Vintage Car Collection, an Afternoon Tea, Dinner and a Concert, a Greek Cooking Class and Dinner, a Lazy Afternoon August Wine ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release