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Thursday, April 17, 2014

 Members of Stringfever sell merchandise and mingle with fans following Saturday night's show on April 12.

Group wrapped up 24-date U.S. tour with a show in Elkhart Saturday night.

Dan Spalding
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 11:01 a.m.
 The map highlights Elkhart city limits and proposed annexation areas, including phase one shaded in purple.

The first three phases have overlapping schedules and the fourth phase will happen in 2015. How might your property be affected?

Dan Spalding
Posted on April 8, 2014 at 11:43 a.m.
 A sign for Eric Zell's and Nancy Wirt's businesses was seen last weekend at their former location. The combo businesses  are now at 503 S. Main St.

Zell and Wirt made the move, a new farmers' market is in the works and a future art gallery will host open an house Wednesday.

Dan Spalding
Posted on April 1, 2014 at 7:36 p.m.
 Sand, grit and debris lines the curb and part of the tree lawn along Bristol Street in Elkhart. The street department has plenty of streets to clean up after a snowy winter.
Posted on March 25, 2014 at 5:37 a.m.

The material is available to the public, but much of it is used as fill for building sidewalks and other projects.

Posted on March 5, 2014 at 11:20 a.m.

Those customers face news challenges if they continue to buck the system, including having their services shut off.

 City council member Brian Dickerson poses a question during a meeting featuring Indiana's public access counselor. At right is councilman David Henke. At left is Jeff Troxel, town manager of Wakarusa.
Posted on Feb. 27, 2014 at 5:36 p.m.

City council members seek clarifications on past circumstances.

 Thomas Neat, left, receives a state honor from State Sen. Joe Zakas Saturday in Elkhart.
Posted on Feb. 24, 2014 at 12:30 p.m.

Neat honored; Zakas comments on Delph sanctions and survey looks at two issues.

 The St. Joseph River looking east from the Ash Road bridge hours after a dog fell through the ice.
Posted on Feb. 23, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

Little could be done after animal ran onto river's ice surface.

Posted on Feb. 21, 2014 at 7:56 a.m.

Republicans now chair more council committees and tend to dominate the conversation at meetings.

 Family car emerges from heavy snowfall ready to go.
Posted on Feb. 10, 2014 at 11:14 a.m.

On the bright side, most of it was light and fluffy ...

 A view of Lerner Theatre, which is becoming the home for three SoMa positions the administration sought last year to help revitalize the downtown.
Posted on Feb. 10, 2014 at 10:26 a.m.

In two sessions, Elkhart City Council will try to finalize funding plan for SoMa positions.

Posted on Feb. 5, 2014 at 4:54 p.m.

Third-term city council member says he can't worry about elections, will remain a Democrat.

 Mayor “Dick” Moore (Photo Supplied)
Posted on Feb. 2, 2014 at 3:43 p.m.

He's asking council to approve two resolutions that involve tax proposals being considered by the Indiana General Assembly.

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