ELKHART — Wellfield Botanic Gardens kicked off its fifth year of Winter Wonderland Holiday Lights presented by Welch Packaging on Friday.
ELKHART — Exercise typically isn’t the first thought that comes into someone’s mind on Thanksgiving, but for several in Elkhart, it was the start of a holiday tradition.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will host “Friday Night at the Museum” with three exhibits that make up the award-winning Crossroads of Elkhart County Experience.
The story of multicolored Asian lady beetles (ALB) in North America is quite murky. There are those who insist the government released them in southern states in hopes of containing aphids and mites on fruit and nut trees. First reports of ALB, however, emerged near the shipping ports of New…
The grain is in the bin. Now it is time to keep it in condition until it is sold or fed. The key things are the moisture level, the fines, the temperature and concentration. It is important to note there a have been a lot of changes in grain storage recommendations over the past few years.
ELKHART — Committee members overseeing the Well Foundation Greatest Need Fund awarded $170,720 in grants to improve health in Elkhart County.
ELKHART — The Elkhart County Symphony returns to The Lerner Theatre on Sunday, Nov. 21, for “New Journeys,” its first performance in the storied space under the leadership of Music Director Soo Han.
I’m not sure how it started because these last 18 months dealing with the killjoy called COVID are still a blur. But I do remember seeing folding chairs in a quasi circle the summer of 2020, where neighbors sat 6 feet apart on Fridays around 5 p.m. They were at the entrance leading to our li…
SOUTH BEND — Cultivate Food Rescue, a local nonprofit dedicated to reducing food insecurity and increasing environmental sustainability in Elkhart, St. Joseph and Marshall counties, reached a milestone recently by rescuing 2 million pounds of food.
GOSHEN — Aging adulting who want to engage in fun and interactive activities that will challenge their thinking and help them stay mentally active are invited to “Brain Fitness Camp.”
BRISTOL — Elkhart Civic Theatre will hold open auditions for its upcoming youth play, “Ax of Murder,” at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St. (S.R. 120) in Bristol.
ELKHART — Area veterans organizations are preparing for ceremonies Thursday as businesses and other groups are offering free and discounted goods and services to those who served or serve in the military.
Today, I am learning the value of patience once again. The internet is down. There is no email. Outgoing calls cannot be made, yet the phone calls can come in. And still, I have work to be done to prepare for tasks that must be completed soon. I hear myself groaning with frustration as I try…
ELKHART — Church Community Services is marking the 10-year anniversary of its Seed to Feed program, which seeks to provide homegrown solutions to local hunger.
Joan Hoffer of Nappanee is celebrating her 90th birthday, and her family is hosting an open house to mark the occasion. The open house is 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, at First Mennonite Church, 900 W. Market St., Nappanee.
ELKHART — The Salvation Army of Elkhart’s Tree of Lights Christmas Campaign, the organization’s largest annual fundraiser, will kick off at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 300 N. Main St.
ELKHART — Marines in the Elkhart area are celebrating the Marine Corps’ 246th birthday on Friday, Nov. 5, and will do it at reduced cost thanks to an anonymous donor.
GOSHEN — Spice up your meals and add flavor to your foods with herbs and spices. Cooking with herbs and spices is a fun and easy way to diversify meals in a healthy way. Learn about popular spices and herbs, flavor combinations, and how to prepare them.
ELKHART — Regional talent attraction group enFocus on Thursday unveiled its newest fellowship cohort consisting of nine graduates from around the world.
ELKHART — Despite hard rains, the Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Coalition (NIHHC) and Walgreens reported a good turnout for flu vaccination clinics in Elkhart and Ligonier over the weekend.
ELKHART — Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry has received a $15,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Elkhart County to support its “Meat” the Need initiative.
ELKHART — The Salvation Army of Elkhart is returning to its annual holiday campaign and is seeking the community’s help to complete the effort.
BRISTOL — Elkhart Civic Theatre’s Michael Cripe Studio is offering a six-week stand-up comedy class for those who want to learn about the art and craft of making audiences laugh, using nothing but a microphone.
ELKHART — Habitat for Humanity of Elkhart County is teaming up with RV manufacturing company Thor Industries on Thursday to build the walls of a future home.
ELKHART — Families interested in getting off their devices for a few hours of hands-on fun may wish to consider the E3 Robotics Centers’ annual Stem Fest-themed Fast or Slow, Chemistry Makes It Go!
GOSHEN — Local practitioners of Triple P – Positive Parenting Program – are bringing free workshops on two hot parenting topics to Goshen schools in October and November: coping with being bullied and managing screen time.
There is starting to be a nip in the air, which means it is time to order trees from the 2022 Elkhart County tree sale. The sale is sponsored by the Elkhart County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Michiana Master Gardeners.
ELKHART — The Elkhart Parks and Recreation Department will host the ninth annual Island Park Trunk or Treat from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at downtown’s Island Park
ELKHART — The Ruthmere Museum Fall Concert Series begins Thursday, Oct. 14, when Ruthmere presents the winner of the fourth annual Robert B. Beardsley Piano Prize, Dr. Daniel Lin.
ELKHART — The Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Coalition (NIHHC), in partnership with the Indiana State Department of Health and Radio La Raza WKAM-1460, will hold another drive-thru COVID-19 vaccine and testing clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, in the parking lot of NIHHC’s E…
NAPPANEE — Dr. Michael D. Lacopo will present his lecture, “Deconstructing Your Family Tree: Re-Evaluating the Evidence” at the Nappanee Public Library from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30.