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Thursday, February 14, 2019
Job-seeking alumni, students, and community members are invited to attend Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Spring Career Expo 2019 on Friday, Feb. 22 in the Great Hall of the Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex (DSAC) on PNW’s Westville Campus.  The expo will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to give students an opportunity to interact and build relationships with prospective ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, February 07, 2019
Media invited to attend Partners in Prevention Kick-Off AcademyWHO:               Healthcare Foundation of La Porte (HFL), Educational Development Center (EDC) and RTI International (RTI)  WHAT:              HFL, EDC, and RTI will be hosting a kick-off academy for the 12 schools who were recipients of Partners in Prevention planning grant awards. This academy will allow the school representatives ...read more
Categories: Community, Health, Education, Press Release
Thursday, February 07, 2019
Real Services invites you to join us for the 2019 Age of Excellence Awards Luncheon Event on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the Century Center in downtown South Bend. The excitement is mounting as we prepare to celebrate unsung heroes in our six-county service area of Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, LaPorte, Marshall and St. Joseph Counties. These local heroes are spouses, sons, daughters, family members, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, February 04, 2019
Do you have that star quality? The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is looking for contestants for the 14th annual Hoosier Star competition. Sponsored by Horizon Bank, NIPSCO, La Porte Hospital and V. Michael & Cherri Drayton, Hoosier Star is open to amateur singers of all musical styles and age groups. Competitors in both the youth and adult categories can compete individually or as a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Friday, February 01, 2019
Carla Kanney, Senior Vice President, Retail Banking, is pleased to announce the promotion of Debra Baughman to Vice President, Branch Training.                  Baughman joined the Horizon team in 2017 looking for career growth and challenges. She immediately contributed to the betterment of the retail division’s development, training and technical writing. She restructured existing training ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
La Porte Hospital wants women to know their symptoms of heart disease can be very different than those experienced by men.  While we’ve all become familiar with the “Hollywood heart attack” (man suddenly clutches chest and immediately falls unconscious), only a portion of victims will experience a heart attack in this way – and women’s symptoms are often significantly different.  According to the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Health
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Purdue University Northwest announced the achievement of 1,843 undergraduate students receiving Dean’s List honors for the 2018 fall semester. Students who completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the fall, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade point average of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale). The fall ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
The Healthcare Foundation of La Porte (HFL) takes great pride in offering scholarship awards to students in the La Porte community, a tradition started by the La Porte Hospital Foundation in 1983.  In addition to multiple scholarships available through HFL, scholarship opportunities funded by the La Porte Hospital Auxiliary will also be accessible through the same application process. A total of ...read more
Categories: Health, Community, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Horizon Bancorp, Inc. (“Horizon” or the “Company”) today announced its unaudited financial results for the three-month and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2018. All share data has been adjusted to reflect Horizon’s three-for-two stock split effective June 15, 2018.    SUMMARY:Net income for the year ended December 31, 2018 was $53.1 million, or $1.38 diluted earnings per share, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Friday, January 25, 2019
La Porte Hospital is celebrating American Heart Month by generously offering free blood pressure screening and healthy heart education in Michigan City.   Screenings will be held at the La Porte Hospital LifeWorks campus located at 3777 Frontage Road, Michigan City.  No registration required, all are welcome. February 5 | 11:00am – 12:30pmFebruary 21 | 8:30am – 10:00am    ####   La Porte ...read more
Categories: Health, Press Release
Friday, January 25, 2019
In a salute to Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) upcoming homecoming celebrations Jan. 26-31, local microbrewery Byway Brewing Company is teaming up with the Purdue Northwest Alumni Community to introduce a special PNW inspired beer, “PNW Golden Mane Ale,” in tribute to Purdue Northwest’s lion mascot.  “We’re excited about this. It is the first time Byway has created a cream ale, and it is ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Caregivers won't want to miss the free Lunch & Learn: Education Programs for Caregivers of Older Adults series on February 5, 2019, March 5, 2019, and April 2, 2019, from noon to 1:30 pm held at Rittenhouse Village at Michigan City, 4300 Cleveland Avenue, Michigan City, Indiana. These programs allow busy caregivers to learn about relevant topics and network with fellow caregivers.   The topics ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Health
Friday, January 18, 2019
State Rep. Jim Pressel, R-Rolling Prairie, was recently selected to serve as vice chair of the House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee. Pressel was also reappointed to the House Elections and Apportionment Committee, and newly appointed to the House Roads and Transportation Committee and the House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications Committee. “Committee meetings are a great ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Thursday, January 17, 2019
REAL Services, Inc. is proud to announce that nominations for the 2019 Age of Excellence Awards Luncheon are now open. In its 23rd year, the Age of Excellence event celebrates the commitment and dedication of agencies, programs and individuals who care for and serve the elderly, disabled, and low-income populations in their communities. Nominations are now open in Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, ...read more
Categories: Health, Press Release
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Prepare to be delighted as you listen to the La Porte High School Mixed Chorale at La Porte Hospital’s First Friday in the Chapel on February 1.  This impressive group of advanced singers, sophomore through senior, performs several times throughout the year at much anticipated concert and contest events.  The choir consistently receives superior ratings at Indiana State Music Association ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community