BRISTOL — “Silent Sky,” by Lauren Gunderson, opens Oct. 2 for a two-weekend run at the Bristol Opera House, as well as streaming Oct. 2-3.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will present the “Virtual Stories of Elkhart: The County Home” program on two occasions this week, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, and 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18.
BRISTOL — The coronavirus has created many limitations and put millions of Americans out of a job. At the truck manufacturer Utilimaster, where the demand for delivery trucks means there is plenty of work to do, the job application process looks a little different than usual this summer.
BRISTOL — Pontoon boat manufacturer Barletta Boat Co. announced plans Friday to expand its operations in Elkhart County and nearly double its workforce, creating up to 250 new jobs over the next few years.
BRISTOL — Top elected officials and community leaders joined company executives Friday in celebrating construction of the Ameri-Kart manufacturing plant, a 234,000-square-foot facility that will consolidate the firm’s Indiana and Michigan operations.
BRISTOL — Several employees of Utilimaster say the truck manufacturer is not doing enough to keep workers safe from COVID-19, which has spread among employees.
With the start of the Stage 3 scheduled to begin this weekend in the governor’s five-stage plan for reopening the state, local officials and residents have announced plans to open buildings, revealed additional closures and made arrangements to continue feeding those hit hardest by the coron…
BRISTOL — A Michigan man faces firearm and false ID charges after police allegedly found him with an illegal handgun and a collection of fake driver’s licenses during a traffic stop.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will present the “Museum Matinee: Bristiol Fruit Hills,” program at 11 a.m. Friday at the Elkhart County Historical Museum.
BRISTOL — The opening of an additional Utilimaster vehicle-production facility in Elkhart County is expected to create 200 more jobs, Spartan Motors Inc. said.
GOSHEN — An Elkhart man facing a murder charge in the 2015 disappearance of his uncle has accepted a court-appointed attorney until he can hire his own lawyer.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Historical Museum will be offering “Stories of Elkhart County: Exploring Hoosiers and the Places They Reside” from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at The Elkhart County Historical Museum, 304 W. Vistula, Bristol.
BRISTOL — As fraternal organizations continue to struggle locally and worldwide, the George Washington 523 Masonic Lodge is making efforts to grow its membership and open its facility for community fellowship events.
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.
BRISTOL — A national exhibit focusing on the changes of life in rural American is spending some time at the Elkhart Historical Museum and has been expanded thanks to the work of the museum staff.
BRISTOL — Town officials have launched the process of creating the community’s first comprehensive plan, one aimed at 2030, “A Grand Vision for our Hometown.”
BRISTOL — Mary Ryman, 76, walked into the Bristol fire station Saturday expecting a small gathering for her retirement party as she prepares to end her 46-year tenure as Bristol’s clerk-treasurer at the end of this year.
GOSHEN — A startup metal casting company has scaled back plans as it moves into an unused Bristol plant, but still intends to hire close to 300 workers.
In Bristol, Democrat Cathy Antonelli defeated Republican Bonnie Frye for the position of clerk-treasurer, which is being vacated by 46-year town employee Mary Ryman.
BRISTOL — The Bristol Town Council sided both with residents and the Elkhart County Planning Commission in denying a request for a business rezoning.
WHITE PIGEON, Mich. — A police officer from the Bristol Police Department fatally shot a man who rammed his patrol car following a pursuit across the state line into White Pigeon early Friday.
BRISTOL — With mosquitos not going anywhere any time soon and the eastern equine encephalitis virus running rampant, the town of Bristol has decided to do what it can to protect its residents from the deadly virus.
ELKHART — Ruthmere Museum has received a grant from Monogram Foods Loves Kids Foundation making it possible to offer field trip assistance to 350 Bristol Elementary School students through June.
BRISTOL — When welding equipment fell from a forklift and killed 43-year-old Shawn Gray on June 7 at Bravo Trailers, the employer was at least partly responsible, according to documents from the Indiana Department of Labor.
INDIANAPOLIS — Bristol in Elkhart County will be part of a six-stop Indiana tour of the Smithsonian-curated exhibit Crossroads: Change in Rural America.
BRISTOL — The Elkhart County Parks Department is looking for volunteers to lend a helping hand at a Volunteer Work Day at Bonneyville Mill County Park from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
BRISTOL — The community has been invited to give blood in memory of Kyle Kubina at a special American Red Cross blood drive held in his honor from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at Pinnacle Transport in Bristol.
BRISTOL — Satellite Industries celebrated the completion of a 120,000-square-foot addition to its existing plant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday.