News

Results Found: 9
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 18, 2017
Purdue University Northwest’s student Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Club is teaming up with the Hospitality & Tourism Management (HTM) Club to co-sponsor the annual auto show fundraiser from noon to 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17, at the PNW White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management building parking lot, 2300 173rd St., Hammond.  Owners of vintage, high-performance, ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
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, September 04, 2017
Purdue University Northwest announced that Richard Rupp, an experienced associate professor of political science, has been named Chief of Staff in the office of Chancellor Thomas L. Keon. In this role, Rupp will be engaged in the university’s strategic planning and engagement, community relations, and participating in the day-to-day operations of the university. “Richard brings the valued ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Monday, August 28, 2017
La Porte, Ind. – 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 3rd Monday of every month from Noon - 1p.m. at the Heart & Vascular Conference ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Health, Press Release
Monday, August 21, 2017
From Compassion to Action2017 September Volunteer Training Center for Hospice Care needs volunteers in St. Joseph, La Porte, Elkhart, LaGrange, Starke, Marshall, Kosciusko and Fulton Counties. The next Volunteer Training is in September & October. No previous health care experience is necessary. Volunteers are needed for:   ·         Patient Care·         Companionship·         Bereavement ...read more
Categories: Community, 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