LaPorte Press

Community press releases, news and happenings focusing on LaPorte County Indiana.

IU Health La Porte Hospital offers free glucose screening on March 22

La Porte, IN 3-18-2011 – In support of Diabetes Alert Day, Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital offers free glucose screenings on Tuesday, March 22 from 7 am to noon at Walmart, 333 Boyd Blvd., La Porte. According to the American Diabetes Association, the screening is highly recommended to identify… Read more »

Valparaiso University, IU Health La Porte Hospital host free community health fair on March 22

La Porte, IN 3-10-2011 – Valparaiso University nursing students, in conjunction with Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital, will host a free community health fair on Tuesday, March 22 from 2 pm to 5 pm. The fair will be held at IU Health La Porte Hospital, Auditorium, lower level. Glucose… Read more »

Michigan City Summer Festival announces 2011 Parade Date & Drum Corps Line-up for the 2011 BIG Show

Michigan City, IN (March 8, 2011) – Mike Dempsey, Chairman of the Drum & Bugle Corps Committee, for the Summer Festival Committee, has announced the lineup and dates for the 2011 season. Joe Doyle, Summer Festival Chairman, announced that the Summer Festival Parade will step off on July 2, 2011,… Read more »

La Porte IN – Rural Communities Asked to Form Teams

La Porte IN 1-20-2011 – The 4th annual La Porte County Rural Summit will be held on March 15, and the 14 rural communities in La Porte County are being asked to form teams to send to the Summit. It will be held at the Wanatah American Legion from 8… Read more »

La Porte – LRHS hosts free knee, hip pain seminar

La Porte, IN. 1-13-2011 – La Porte Regional Health System (LRHS) will host a free knee and hip pain seminar on Wednesday, Jan. 26 from 8 to 9 a.m. at La Porte Hospital, 1007 Lincolnway, in The Clubhouse, fourth floor. The seminar is intended for those who suffer from knee… Read more »