Thousands packed downtown Goshen for July First Fridays, Nappanee hosts annual Fourth of July celebration and mud is appreciated for fun and for art. 

Jennifer Shephard

Posted on July 5, 2015 at 8:29 a.m.
Barajas US 33 relocation

Since learning how much money they’d get for their home, Jose and Maria Barajas have been searching desperately for a new home.

Sharon Hernandez

Posted on July 5, 2015 at 4:00 a.m.
New interurban trolley rendering

The public transportation system will also have a new website and social media accounts.

J. C. Lee

Posted at 5:00 a.m.
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Before cruising stopped in downtown Goshen in 1986, the city would have to pay officers $3,000 to $4,000 extra in overtime to keep it under control, former officer Larry Sarver said. 

Posted on July 3, 2015 at 3:58 p.m.

The crossing’s closure was approved June 29, and the city has since received several calls about the decision.

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At the 2015 Elkhart County 4-H Fair, seven Elkhart County women will compete to become the 4-H Senior Fair Queen. 

Posted on July 2, 2015 at 10:16 a.m.

City councilman at large Brett Weddell said he has worked on a non-binding resolution instead. 

Posted on July 1, 2015 at 1:14 p.m.

Fireworks are one of the best parts of July 4th celebrations, but shooting them off can be dangerous and expensive if you don’t follow the law. Here are a few safety tips, as well as firework regulations and laws for Indiana and Elkhart County.

Posted on July 1, 2015 at 12:48 p.m.

Wondering whether city offices, trash pickup services, libraries, post offices, Interurban Trolley routes and courts will be operating as usual July 4th weekend? Here’s a look at which ones will be closed and open in Elkhart County.

Posted on July 1, 2015 at 11:40 a.m.

Thirty-two helicopters flew in for the Goshen event. 

Posted on July 1, 2015 at 4:00 a.m.

Other activities going on downtown Goshen on Friday, July 3, include a homebrew competition, live music and a 10 p.m. showing of “The Sandlot.”

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