Articles Tagged “Community News”

  • Hotlist

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    Hotlist

    Wednesday, April 6 Job seekers have an opportunity to network with a number of potential employers at Indiana University Northwest’s 10th Annual Job Fair, scheduled from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Savannah Center Gymnasium. For…

  • Alzheimer's Association offers support

    Alzheimer's Association offers support

    Every fourth Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m., caregivers will gather together for the Alzheimer’s Association’s support group. Facilitated by Judy Cramer, a trained leader, the group meets at the Porter Memorial Hospital Education…

  • A short autobiography

    A short autobiography

    by Verne R. Sanford I was in second grade and I couldn’t read the blackboard. Even standing near the board didn’t help, and it was totally embarrassing. As time went by, teachers gave me special…

  • Big Brass Band coming to Portage April 13th

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    Big Brass Band coming to Portage April 13th

    Rodney Mack’s Philadelphia Big Brass Band will put on a performance in Portage High School’s East Auditorium. Portage Township Live Entertainment Association is presenting the concert, which will begin at 7:30 p.m. on April 13.…

  • All About Pets

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    All About Pets

    Here’s the scoop – Never touch dog poop again Yard Doodles. Even saying the words is funny, but it is the true name of Charles Lewis’ company. With the amusing motto of “Your pet’s business…

  • PCACS Bus Service Helps Those in Need

    PCACS Bus Service Helps Those in Need

    by Bruce Lindner While our Porter County Aging and Community Services’ buses have been rolling around the county even more efficiently with the help of technology, we still face a great demand for our countywide…

  • People in the News

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    People in the News

    Family doctor joins La Port Physicians, welcomes new patients Longtime area family doctor Gary Wheeland joined Indiana University Health La Porte Physicians and welcomes new patients at his La Porte office. Wheeland provides family care…

  • Portage to celebrate cultural diversity

    Portage to celebrate cultural diversity

    by Carl Kurek It takes a great many people from all walks of life to set the framework for a community that is unique, open-minded and prosperous. The city of Portage is no exception;  the…

  • I Don't Want to Be Bothered

    I Don't Want to Be Bothered

    by Dan Moran People die every day. There is nothing “newsy” about that. Illness, accidents, natural disasters, crime … depressing at the least, so it is better to think of happy thoughts. Fortunately, we humans…

  • Employers are not gullible when reading resumes

    Employers are not gullible when reading resumes

    by Bill Tate Foolish fibs on your resume are considered full-out lies in the employment world. A resume is no place for stretching the truth, especially when it is an employer’s first impression of you.…