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Monday, October 16, 2017
The Regional Development Company (RDC), headquartered in Valparaiso, Ind., held a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration on October 12, 2017 at their second location at 3601 W. 183rd Street, Hazel Crest, IL. The RDC expanded their lending capacity into Illinois three years ago, but this is their first physical location in the market. The event was led by RDC Executive Director Erica ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Monday, October 09, 2017
1st Source Bank has awarded three Porter County business leaders the 2017 Ernestine M. Raclin Community Leadership Award.  The three Porter County recipients are part of a larger group of ten from Northern Indiana. Recipients from Porter County include:Jon Winey, Commercial Insurance Producer at Winey Insurance in Chesterton, Indiana has used his creative side to benefit the fundraising efforts ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, October 09, 2017
LIFE IS HAPPENING AT ROAD TO LIFE CHURCH!! Join us this Sunday for our October series, "NO PLACE LIKE HOME."  Kids 0-4th grade will have lots of fun in KidTown experiencing "HOME"  through high energy worship, teaching, games and more! Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship as well as teaching that is relevant to this generation. We exist to help others realize and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, October 09, 2017
The Northwest ISBDC is welcoming the Class of 2017 to its E-Day family.The community will celebrate the honorees at the 26th Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday Nov. 8 at a new location: Avalon Manor, 3550 E. Lincoln Hwy.  The event is open to the public and includes the awards presentation and featured speaker Emerson Spartz. He is a Michigan City native ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Monday, October 09, 2017
The La Porte County Family YMCA and The Intrepid Phoenix are excited to announce a collaboration to provide physical fitness services to La Porte County residents who are in recovery from drug and alcohol abuse. The Intrepid Phoenix program launched in mid-2017. This non-profit organization provides a holistic mind and body fitness approach to recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. The program ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Health
Monday, October 09, 2017
La Porte Hospital offers a variety of diabetes education and programs to the community, some free of charge. Classes are as follows:  Free Pre-Diabetes ClassesCome learn about the risk factors for diabetes and steps to manage pre-diabetes. All are welcome; registration is not required. Classes meet the third Monday of every month from Noon - 1p.m., at the Heart & Vascular Conference Room, first ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Monday, October 02, 2017
The La Porte County Family YMCA is proud to announce its new Michigan City Elston Branch Mentorship Program. This program will be funded in part through a generous grant from Unity Foundation of La Porte County. Its ultimate goal is to provide a safe, nurturing environment along with academic and social support to preteens and teens ages 11 through 17. The program will be led by mentor Vince ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, September 22, 2017
At its Annual Update Luncheon on September 13, Unity Foundation of La Porte County supported more than 80 local nonprofit projects by awarding more than $137,000 in grant funding. The grant applications are evaluated by a committee of dedicated members from throughout La Porte County. And they are made possible due to the generosity of visionary donors who left unrestricted funds to Unity ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, September 11, 2017
Adult English as a New Language  ClassesMondays and Wednesdays, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.September 18, 2017 until May, 2018at La Porte High School602 F Street in La PorteEnter front doors--Room B11Lab   Learn and improve your English among friends!We use individualized computer program. We have activities and fun conversations about health, careers, money, and other topics of interest to you.Classes ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
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 concert that will ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
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 Foundation Around Community Engagement.   This year will mark LCSO's 45th Anniversary season which opens October 28th with a Family Halloween theme concert, Tales from the Darkside. Including scores from cinema ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Monday, May 15, 2017
The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra proudly presents their 4th 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 Tasting, a Mystery ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release