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GOSHEN — A 12-year-old boy involved in a dirt bike crash last week died Monday, according to a Facebook post made by Goshen Middle School.

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ELKHART — Benham Avenue on Elkhart’s south side could be up for a $4.8 million makeover.

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ELKHART — Developers and community leaders kicked off a $40 million project Tuesday, a vital part of a renovated River District featuring a new Martin’s Super Market and new apartments downtown. 

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GOSHEN — County officials passed an anti-littering law with teeth Monday, something local law enforcement had asked for as trash began piling up along the roads last spring.

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ELKHART — After half a lifetime spent on Elkhart city boards and commissions, Steve Eldridge has retired. Not from his day-job. Just from the thousands of hours he put in over the course of four decades, in service of the city, without receiving a dime.

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ELKHART — Those who helped rescue a teenager from Christiana Creek are heralding as a hero an unknown bystander who leaped into the water to save the boy. 

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GOSHEN — The room was full and the conversation was loud as nearly 45 businesses and organizations packed into the Community Center at Ivy Tech for the Indiana Latino Business Expo, hosted by the Center for Healing and Hope this week.

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ELKHART — Though a decision has been made on the future of the former Alick’s property in the 900 block of East Jackson Boulevard, questions remain about the high-end condominiums that will be built, as well as where the Elkhart Rowing Club might drop anchor now.

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GOSHEN — Goshen Community Schools will expand its alternative middle school program from a half day to a full day for the 2019-20 school year, school officials said.

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ELKHART — Several problematic buildings in Elkhart, including the former Conn Instruments, could stand to be removed, according to Elkhart city officials.

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GOSHEN —  The annual Arts on the Millrace will take place along Goshen’s scenic waterway from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on June 15. The event will showcase fine art ranging from painting to woodworking to metalwork. Admission is free of charge.

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GOSHEN — Police officers and firefighters honed their skills during active-intruder training at Goshen High School, but teachers and administrators learned from the experience too, officials said Tuesday. 

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ELKHART — The future of a plot of land between the St. Joseph and Elkhart rivers, formerly the location of Alick’s Home Medical, is expected to be decided Tuesday.

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NEW PARIS — A 60-year-old Elkhart man died Friday as a result of injuries suffered in a six-vehicle crash, according to the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department.

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GOSHEN — Organizers have announced that a bright red asbestos curtain and stone facade have been removed from the 112-year-old Goshen Theater as part of a multimillion-dollar renovation. 

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GOSHEN — A driver with a cancelled driver’s license caused a crash that injured himself, another driver and a passenger Monday morning, when he failed to stop at a stop sign, according to the Goshen Police Department. 

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ELKHART — It's decided. The former Alick's Home Medical lot in the 900 block of East Jackson Boulevard will house 21 high-end condominiums, not a rowing club facility and park.

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ELKHART — A suspect who died in a crash Sunday morning after leading Elkhart Police on a car chase through the city has been named by the Elkhart County Prosecutors Office.

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SOUTH BEND — More than 400 Elkhart Memorial seniors became high school graduates Sunday afternoon, during the school’s graduation ceremony at University of Notre Dame’s Edmund P. Joyce Center.

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ELKHART — A diverse group of military veterans found plenty of supplies and services — as well as some camaraderie and appreciation — during a Stand Down event Saturday at the Disabled American Veterans facility, 1205 Middleton Run Road.  

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Plenty of sunshine, music, demonstrations, facepainting, crafts and all kinds of different foods drew a crowd to downtown Island Park on Saturday for the 40th annual Rhapsody Arts and Music Festival in Elkhart. More than 20 food vendors and about 75 artist and other vendors set up shop at th…

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ELKHART — An unnamed suspect in a downtown Elkhart police chase died Sunday morning after crashing by the Elkhart post office at 601 S. Main St., according to the Elkhart Police Department.

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ELKHART — Like a microcosm of the nation as a whole, Elkhart is a melting pot of nationalities, cultures and ethnicities, city officials said Friday in announcing plans for an outdoor art exhibit. 

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GOSHEN — The Goshen Fire and Police departments will work with the city and Goshen Community Schools to conduct a training drill at Goshen High School on Monday.

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BRISTOL — Satellite Industries celebrated the completion of a 120,000-square-foot addition to its existing plant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday.

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SOUTH BEND— For the first year, Concord High School’s graduating seniors formed a sea of green inside the University of Notre Dame’s Purcell Pavilion for commencement on Thursday night.

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MIDDLEBURY — A molten metal boil-over at Indiana Galvanizing in Middlebury on Thursday morning resulted in one employee being transported to Elkhart General Hospital, though a company official said there were no serious injuries.

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ELKHART — All companies under consideration during a pair of special meetings this week were found by Elkhart City Council to be in compliance with the terms of their tax abatement agreements.  

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GOSHEN — Landlords in Goshen pushed back against a proposed $55 rental unit fee that city leaders hope will keep an inspection program afloat.

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ELKHART — As hundreds of attendees lined up outside the RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum for Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren’s campaign rally on Wednesday, a local advocacy group stood off to the side with a different motive.

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GOSHEN — The homeless of the Millrace area were all but cleared out Wednesday as required by 48-hour notices issued on Monday.

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ELKHART — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, running to become the Democratic presidential nominee in 2020, held her first campaign stop in Indiana on Wednesday morning at the RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum in Elkhart.

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ELKHART — Dozens of vendors, artists and musicians are preparing for Elkhart’s Rhapsody Arts and Music Festival this weekend.

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ELKHART — During three campaign stops in the Midwest, including one planned in Elkhart on Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is proposing an overhaul of the nation’s economic policy that would include the closure of one federal department and the creation of another. She is also proposing…

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ELKHART — More than $1.4 million was appropriated this week to repave more than 15 miles of Elkhart roads and to improve safety at the intersection of Beardsley Avenue and Riverside Drive.

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ELKHART — Teachers at Elkhart Community Schools are often digging into their own pockets spending an average of $1,000 a year on school supplies and personal care items for their students, according to studies by the Elkhart Education Foundation.

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ELKHART — A new study on the economic impact of the RV industry shows Indiana has the most economic activity related to RVs, followed California, Texas, Oregon and Ohio.

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GOSHEN — A Goshen Police patrolman received a life-saving award for conducting CPR on an unconscious woman in April.