Thursday, April 17, 2014

 In this archive photo, the sign in front of the Concord Township Fire Department at 23625 C.R. 18 flashes messages to cars driving by, Aug. 17, 2009.

The workers, including the deputy chief, acknowledged failing to follow township rules related to handling of narcotics.

Tim Vandenack
Posted 1 hour ago
 This undated file photo shows several recreational vehicles lined up on a factory lot in Elkhart County. One RV transport company is conducting a job fair to hire drivers to deliver the RVs across the country.

Job fair will be April 26 at a Disabled American Veterans post.

Jeff Parrott
Posted 1 hour ago

Thor Industries announced Thursday, April 17, that it is buying K-Z Inc. this year.

Jeff Parrott
Posted at 9:31 a.m.
 Experts around Elkhart County say abuse of prescription drugs is a growing problem.
Posted 59 minutes ago

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day will be held April 26. There are several locations around the area that will accept unwanted medications.

 Mike Yoder, Elkhart County commissioner
Posted 1 hour ago

It has been six years since the Indiana General Assembly adopted property tax caps, and it’s still weighing heavily on the minds of local leaders.

 Families gather at the RiverWalk in Elkhart on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at ADEC’s annual Light the Way for Autism Awareness. This year's event will be on April 26, 2014, at ADEC's space in downtown Elkhart at 319 S. Main St.
Posted 1 hour ago

Learn about ADEC’s Light the Way for Autism Awareness event coming up April 26.

 Northridge High School senior Mikaela Zook (center, first row) signs to continue her academic and soccer careers at Hesston (Kan.) College, surrounded by (from left, first row) father Doug Zook and mother Teresa Zook; (second row) Hesston head coach Bryan Kehr, Northridge athletic director Dave Harms and Northridge head coach Bill Redinger.
Posted 1 hour ago

Mikaela Zook, a third-team all-stater and key to a strong Northridge defense, has signed to play, study in Kansas.

Posted 2 hours ago

Tyrone Winkleman was convicted of robbery, kidnapping and criminal confinement following a two-day trial in March.

 Elkhart Memorial High School sophomore Emily Hill, left, helps a fellow student during Spanish class Feb. 26 in Elkhart.
Posted 2 hours ago

Elkhart Memorial High student sees value in teaching.

 Perry is available for adoption! If you're interested in adopting him, contact Heartland Small Animal Rescue at 574-360-2948 for more information.
Posted at 11:17 a.m.

Over 90 of Heartland Small Animal Rescue's pets were adopted during the event last year – who knows how many could find their forever homes this year?

 Five Star Dive Bar in Elkhart held its first Bike Night of the year on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Posted at 11:07 a.m.

Got your ride ready for warm weather? These hardy souls do. Check out sweet bikes and a gorgeous sunset as Five Star Dive Bar surges into spring.

 Therapy dog Tanner demonstrates obedience by not eating treats placed on his paws. South Bend Memorial Hospital is looking for new therapy dogs to be Pet Therapy Ambassadors.
Posted at 11:00 a.m.

The hospital is looking for volunteer therapy dogs. Find out how you and your canine friend can get involved.

 This 1964 file photo shows the 1965 Ford Mustang, introduced in April 1964 and billed as a
Posted at 7:05 a.m.

The iconic Ford Mustang was unveiled at the World's Fair in New York on April 17, 1964, after which the car became an immediate American icon.

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