Porter County Press

Community press releases, news and happenings focusing on Porter County in Northwest Indiana.

ALDI Donates Needed Products at Food Drive

Porter County IN 3-15-2011 – It was day three of the four-day Home & Garden Show at Porter County Expo Center. Hundreds of visitors to the show donated nonperishable food products as they entered the Expo Center. Kevin Feldman, Resource Development Director for Housing Opportunities, Inc. managed the food drive… Read more »

Chesterton IN – “Voices of the Brown Mansion,1889” Fundraiser

Chesterton IN 3-15-2011 – Step back in time to October 15, 1889, with a visit to a living history performance at the Westchester Township History Museum, 700 W. Porter Avenue, Chesterton.  “The Voices of the Brown Mansion, 1889” production will take place on May 1 at 1 p.m. and 3… Read more »

Alternative Spring Break Groups Arrive in NWI

Valparaiso, IN.  3-12-2011 – Helping others is the theme for many college students that have chosen to travel around the Midwest to volunteer during their Spring Break. The following groups contacted the United Way Regional Volunteer Center to connect them with local nonprofits needing assistance and will be lending a… Read more »

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County Kicks Off It Just Takes One Campaign

Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County Kicks Off It Just Takes One Campaign

Porter County, IN 3-10-2011 –  Serving as this year’s campaign chair is Tim Rice of Lakeside Wealth Management. The 2011 goal is to raise $225,190 for the Club’s annual operating expenses necessary to provide the quality programs and services to over 4,927 children and their families throughout Porter County. The… Read more »

Three New Board Members Join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County

Three New Board Members Join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County

Valparaiso IN 3-9-2011 – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County announced the addition of three new board members to join the organization’s board of directors. John Rivera, Vice-President-Regional Sales Manager for Fifth Third Bank, Jim Fitzer, who recently retired from NIPSCO after serving as their Public Affairs Manager… Read more »