Tuesday, July 29, 2014

 Ivy Tech's Potentials Unlimited Learning Lab (PULL), 1318 S. Sixth St. in Elkhart, will be closing Aug. 15, 2014. The lab was opened in 2008 as an off-campus outreach program to help students prepare for college.

The Potentials Unlimited Learning Lab, which helped non-traditional students prepare for college, won’t have a presence in Elkhart anymore. 

Posted 1 hour ago
 In this archive photo, Laura Macias bags groceries at Cueramaro supermarket in Elkhart on Jan. 28, 2013. The Hispanic woman was discussing proposed immigration reform, a big topic for the growing Latino population in Elkhart County.

The Latino population increased by 82.9 percent from 2000 to 2013, while the white non-Hispanic segment went up by 0.08 percent.

Posted at 1:54 p.m.
 Kevin Deary, president of the Boys and Girls Club of Elkhart County, makes the announcement of the club receiving $500,000 for an expansion project July 29, 2014.

The Boys and Girls Club of Elkhart County made the announcement during a presentation Tuesday morning, July 29.

Posted at 1:45 p.m.
 A new website created by the State of Indiana provides detailed information about local government finance, including proposed budgets, public meetings and property tax levies.
Posted 4 minutes ago

Starting in 2016, local governments will no longer be required to post budget announcements in local newspapers.

 This picture was scanned from the cover of Building Stories, by Chris Ware.
Posted 43 minutes ago

In her first community blog post, Jessica Baldanzi discusses comics and graphic novels’ importance in art and literature, as well as why this could very well be genre’s golden age.



Posted 45 minutes ago

A woman living on N. Michigan Avenue awoke to find the suspect and hit him with her hands and a blunt object until he ran away. Elkhart Police are still looking for him.

 Penn senior golfer Kari Bellville warms up at the driving range at Knollwood Country Club before the start of a golf match Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013. Bellville's playing this week in a junior national at Knollwood. (Truth Photo By Jennifer Shephard)
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Her score advances her to the second round qualifier of the Women’s Western Golf Association’s National Junior Championship.

 In this Tuesday, May 18, 2014, Chicago Cubs starter Travis Wood delivers a pitch against Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
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Goshen’s Bryan Stephens explains why he gave up tickets, and recalls scary experience at Busch Stadium.

 Rose Marie Morris, 25, was reported missing by family members on Sunday, July 27, in Dowagiac, Mich.
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Rose Morris, 25, left a home in Dowagiac around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24.

 Demonstrators march in front of the White House in Washington on Monday, July 7, 2014, following a news conference of immigrant families and children's advocates responding to the President Barack Obama's response to the crisis of unaccompanied children and families illegally entering the U.S.
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Governor Mike Pence asked the federal government for more timely information on the placement of unaccompanied children in a statement released Tuesday.

 Wabash Railroad remnant in Benton Township.
Posted 2 hours ago

A few pieces of the Wabash Railroad, which used to run through Elkhart County, remain in Benton Township. 

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
Posted at 1:40 p.m.

Here’s what you missed in the July 29 broadcast of Truth Radio 1340.

 Bryan Stephens (left) and son Josh pose at their Goshen home with some of the memorabilia they've collected through the course of visiting the ballparks of all 30 Major League teams.
Posted at 1:39 p.m.

Josh Stephens, a Fairfield High School senior, and his father, Bryan, collected a slew of memories over the last decade.


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