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Monday, December 17, 2018
STATEHOUSE (Dec. 11, 2018) – Today, Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch announced the two regions who are designated a 2018 Stellar Community, the Health and Heritage region and the New Allen Alliance. “Stellar applicants were given a unique task this year, and that was to partner with their neighboring communities to come up with a plan that can benefit a larger range of Hoosiers,” Crouch said. ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Monday, December 17, 2018
La Porte, Ind. – It might feel like January in Northwest Indiana, but it won’t sound like it, at least for an hour or so at the January First Friday in the Chapel concert. Father/daughter duo Kent and Samira Arnsbarger will bring the tropical sounds of steel drum and steel pan to the chapel in the first concert of 2019, taking place at noon, Jan. 4 at the La Porte Hospital Family Chapel. The event ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Friday, December 14, 2018
Michigan City, Ind. – Approximately 426 acres of land in Northwestern La Porte County is now available for continued economic development.The parcels of property within the newly-annexed area – between Menke Road, I-94 and U.S. 20 are owned by Oehmstead Co., Green Acres, Pioneer Lumber, MHP 1, LLC, Illinois Indiana Development Co. and Cemetery Regents of the City of Michigan City, Indiana. All six ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Friday, December 14, 2018
SOUTH BEND, IN, December 14, 2018 - The Institute for Excellence in Memory Care, a division of Alzheimer's & Dementia Services of Indiana, will offer "Dining with Alzheimer's-Maintaining Nutrition with Cognitive Loss" on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at Center for Hospice Care, 501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka, Indiana, 46545 from 10:00 am to noon. This course satisfies two HFA CE hours.  The ...read more
Categories: Health, Press Release
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
La Porte, Ind. – Most bells heard this time of year are associated with the holidays, but for Rev. Ronald Brauer, at least one chime marked a significant accomplishment for which he is thankful. Brauer recently struck the “healing bell” at the La Porte Hospital Wound Care Center to mark the completion of his successful treatment of a dangerous foot ulcer. The experience at the center, he said, was ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, December 03, 2018
HAMMOND, Ind. — For the first time, Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) School of Education & Counseling (SoEC) made the top 10 ranking of collegiate institutions issuing the most teaching licenses according to the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE), Office of Educator Effectiveness and Licensing.  Coming in seventh out of the 46 institutions in Indiana granting teaching licenses, the ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Monday, November 26, 2018
LaPorte, IN D. Drummond Osborn, CFP®, CTFA, RICP®, President & Senior Advisor, OSBORN Wealth Management has earned the Retirement Income Certified Professional® (RICP®) professional designation from the American College of Financial Services.   The RICP® designation requires completion of three college-level courses and passing of a series of two-hour proctored exams. The RICP® curricula is the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 26, 2018
INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 21, 2018) – Today, the Office of Community and Rural Affairs announced five finalists have completed the last step in the Stellar Communities designation process. This program encourages Hoosier communities to work towards comprehensive regional planning.“The respective regions worked diligently together, which was evident in the delivery of each presentation,” said Jodi Golden, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, November 26, 2018
Life is happening at Road to Life Church! Join us this Sunday as we begin our December series, "ONCE UPON A TIME."  Have kids? Bring them along to experience KidTown! Kids ages 0-4th grade are having a blast in KidTown through high energy worship, teaching, games and more!   LOCATION/SERVICE TIMES: Chesterton Campus: Duneland Boys & Girls Club (521 W 1100 N) at 9 & 11 AM.   Michigan City ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, November 26, 2018
La Porte, Ind. – The December First Friday in the Chapel concert will feature organ music celebrating the church year of Advent, Christmas, and the Epiphany, and various folk tunes about baby Jesus. Organist Carol Garret will perform, starting at Noon, Dec. 7 in the La Porte Hospital Family Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.   Garret has been a church organist for 57 years, having ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, November 26, 2018
La Porte, Ind. – The Mobile Health Unit of La Porte Hospital will be out in the community throughout December to provide glucose screenings and information on Metabolic Syndrome and Holiday Stress.   Metabolic Syndrome is a serious health condition that affects about 23 percent of adults and places them at higher risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, stroke and diseases related to fatty ...read more
Categories: Health, Press Release
Monday, June 11, 2018
The U.S. Small Business Administration has added more counties to the disaster declaration in Indiana for businesses and residents affected by the severe storms and flooding from Feb. 14 through March 4, 2018.  The disaster declaration covers the counties of Carroll, Clark, Dearborn, Elkhart, Floyd, Fulton, Harrison, Jasper, Jefferson, Kosiusko, Lake, La Porte, Marshall, Ohio,Porter, Pulaski, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, February 05, 2018
Visit Michigan City LaPorte announces the 2018 Official Visitors Guide for LaPorte County have arrived along with the first quarter Calendar of Events. We are very excited to share with you the efforts we have put into our 2018 Official Visitors Guide for LaPorte County. The newly designed guides are at the warehouse, and the first stages of distribution have begun to our partners.  The visitors ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts