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Monday, April 21, 2014
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 The entire front page of this evening edition of The Elkhart Truth covers President Wilson’s declaration of war against Germany, and the flurry of action that followed. (April 6, 1917)

As the Elkhart Truth celebrates its 125th anniversary, we look back at this front page from April 6, 1917.

Posted on April 20, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.

Getting rid of the Canadian geese on your property is more of a maintenance activity rather than a quick fix. Here's what you need to know.

Jeff Burbrink
Posted on April 20, 2014 at 11:21 a.m.

Minutes from local clubs, including the Elkhart Rotary Club and the Goshen Noon Kiwanis Club.

Posted on April 20, 2014 at 11:46 a.m.
 Jared O'Brien looks through records in Ignition Music. Photographed on Wednesday, Jan. 30 2014 in Goshen. Many bands release exclusive vinyl copies of their albums on Record Store Day to support independent record stores like Goshen's Ignition Music Garage.
Posted on April 19, 2014 at 9:46 p.m.

Around 130 people lined up outside the store when it opened at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19, so they could get their hands on exclusive vinyls.

 Isabella Cox (center), age 3, and her cousin Jayla Beathea, age 6, search for eggs at Winding Waters Church Saturday April 19, 2014. The two are from Elkhart Ind. The church hosted an Easter egg hunt followed by a family fun fair.
Posted on April 19, 2014 at 9:09 p.m.

The Winding Waters Church hosted an Easter egg hunt followed by a family fun fair on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

 Isabella Cox (center), age 3, and her cousin Jayla Beathea, age 6, search for eggs at Winding Waters Brethren Church Saturday April 19, 2014. The two are from Elkhart Ind. The church hosted an Easter egg hunt followed by a family fun fair.
Posted on April 19, 2014 at 6:55 p.m.

Learn how to naturally dye your Easter eggs, take a look at how chocolate bunnies are made, find out why getting a child a pet rabbit for Easter may not be the best idea and several other Easter stories you should not miss before Sunday.

 A pitcher and mug of beer rest on the bar at McKee's Pub in Goshen on May 4, 2010. The cheap beers of choice in northern Indiana are Schlitz, Goose Island and Saranac, according to University of Kentucky geographer Matthew Zook.
Posted on April 19, 2014 at 1:32 p.m.

A geographer from the University of Kentucky has released a map that identifies the alcoholic preferences of different states using Twitter.

 Elkhart residents Jim and Joan Strati pose for a portrait in front of a collection of family photos in their home Friday, April 18, 2014. The Stratis are preparing to celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary. They offer
Posted on April 19, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.

The key to a long marriage? The couple said it's all about working together. 

 Prairie View Elementary students Erika Moyer, 9, gets a high five from volunteer Teresa Jenkins after her weekly ride at LoveWay Inc. in Middlebury.
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 7:10 p.m.

The Middlebury nonprofit LoveWay Inc. uses horseback riding and equestrian care as a type of therapy for people with special needs.

 Ryan's Place is a nonprofit grief support center in Goshen that works closely with children, teens and families in the Michiana area.
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 3:47 p.m.

Find out more about the upcoming Ryan’s Run event coming up Saturday, April 26, in Middlebury.

 Ian Efsits, 11, serves lemonade to Jerry Matheson of Flushing, Mich., as part of Lemonade Day on Saturday, May 4, 2013, outside the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart. Hundreds of young entrepreneurs set up lemonade stands across Elkhart County with the help of parents and teachers to get a taste of what it takes to run a business, and many donate portions of their sales to charity.
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 3:13 p.m.

Want your child to learn business skills? Here's how to get them signed up for Lemonade Day, coming up on May 3. 

 Three women enjoy the flowers on the banks of the Nakdong River
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

Huge flowerbeds planted on the banks of Korea's Nakdong River bloom vibrant yellow, setting the scene for the festival.

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Posted on April 18, 2014 at 9:29 a.m.

Recently, beer blogger Eric Strader found three barrel-aged, pub-brewed beers on tap at New Holland Brewing Company, including one made in honor of the brewer's birthday.


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 Austin Bickel, Syracuse, adds another layer of decoration to his Ukrainian Easter Egg during a workshop at the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church hall in Goshen.
Angie Bell, Education Coordinator for Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 9:06 a.m.
 Some churches in Elkhart County have special services and activities planned for Easter.
Posted on April 18, 2014 at 6:37 a.m.
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