MIDDLEBURY — Kampgrounds of America has announced Jatinkumar and Satishbhai Patel are new owners of the Elkhart Co./Middlebury KOA Holiday.
MERRILLVILLE — The Greater Indiana Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association presented Centier Bank with a Mission Sponsor plaque for its contribution of a $1,500 donation that was made for the 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
GOSHEN — During College Goal Sunday, from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 23, financial aid professionals will be volunteering to help college-bound Indiana students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form and open the door to financial aid.
GOSHEN — Even in a county replete with farmland, healthy food is not accessible to everyone. Buying fresh produce could take hours of busing back and forth to the supermarket. Families might be unaware of local community gardens in their own neighborhoods. That’s why Goshen College supports …
ELKHART — Mike Keen of South Bend, who describes himself as “the accidental developer,” will be the featured speaker at the next Community Champions roundtable discussion focusing on neighborhoods.
GOSHEN — Construction crews working on a new patient tower at Goshen Hospital have located a time capsule buried in 1953, and officials plan to unveil the contents at a public ceremony Monday.
Whether you are a farmer or a gardener, you have no doubt heard there are benefits to rotating crops. The concept is that by planting a different crop in a field or spot in the garden, you will not have a buildup of diseases or insects or auto-toxicity that can reduce the production in upcom…
ELKHART — The American Heart Association, along with presenting sponsor Goshen Heart & Vascular Center, will host the Elkhart County Go Red for Women Luncheon on Thursday.
ELKHART — Applications are now available online for the Purdue Alumni Club of Elkhart County’s scholarship program. Completed applications are due by March 1.
Have you ever thought about the numerous ways American English has adopted expressions that contain references to agriculture? In just a few minutes, I jotted down more than 50 expressions that have roots in agricultural- or natural-resources-related fields. Here are few of my favorites.
In winter, wildlife leave stories in the snow with every step they take. On Saturday, those looking for a fun way to beat the winter doldrums are invited to learn the art of animal tracking on a guided hike at Bonneyville Mill County Park.
ELKHART — Broadway hits, an adaptation from a DreamWorks animated film and a holiday musical based on a popular Will Ferrell movie are just some of the highlights in store for the 2020 season at Premier Arts.
BRISTOL — The romantic musical “First Date” opens Feb. 21 for a three-weekend run at the Bristol Opera House. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 p.m., with a Sunday matinée at 3 p.m. on March 1.
ELKHART — The Community Foundation of Elkhart County is honoring longtime volunteer Dick Osborne by giving Susanna’s Kitchen a gift of $19,000 – $1,000 for each each year Osborne guided the ministry before stepping down last year.
GOSHEN — Some 25 children and teens from the area will join with 125 additional youth to sing in a festival concert at the Goshen College Music Center, Sauder Concert Hall, at 2 p.m. March 1.
ELKHART — The Elkhart Police Department is hosting another semester of its Citizens Police Academy as part of an ongoing effort to offer insight about how police officers and various city departments perform their duties pertaining to law enforcement.
GOSHEN — Five Goshen College students will present speeches during the 2020 C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest on Tuesday. The annual event will take place at 7 p.m. in the Umble Center and is free and open to the public.
GOSHEN — Purdue Extension health and human science educator Virginia Aparicio has a goal of teaching Elkhart County residents the value of eating healthy.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will be discussing E. Hill Turnock during their next Museum Matinee program at 11 a.m. Feb. 14 at the Elkhart County Historical Museum, 304 W. Vistula St.
MIDDLEBURY — The groundbreaking for Stable Grounds could happen as early as this spring and a $10,000 grant from 100 Women Who Care will help make it possible.
GOSHEN — Goshen College theater students will present scenes from musicals and operas connecting with the season’s theme of light and love on Feb. 14 and 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 16 at 2:30 p.m. in the Goshen College Umble Center.
ELKHART — Child and Parent Services’ Healthy Families Elkhart County program has reached a new high of local families it serves each month, benefiting newborns and parents alike.
GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), in cooperation with other local natural resource agencies, is offering an Indiana Master Naturalist class on Thursdays from April 30 through June 18.
Back in my younger days, I scouted fields during the summer for a company in southern Indiana. I had the distinction of discovering some of the first fields in the Midwest where microbes had learned to breakdown carbofuran, the rootworm insecticide that had been used on my cornfields. The fi…