| Dec 16, 2012
| 8:15 PM
A somber President Obama told a shattered community that the nation has let its children down.
"We're not doing enough,'' Obama said during an interfaith service at Newtown High School on Sunday night. "And we will have to change. Since I've been...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 8:28 PM
At the Lathrop School of Dance on Main Street, a gaggle of pint-sized 4-year-olds hopped around and flapped their arms and wiggled their tail feathers Monday morning, practicing the Chicken Dance under the tutelage of Miss Diane.
It might have taken the...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:35 AM
The December shooting rampage that took the lives of 20 first-graders and six members of the staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., has renewed the national debate on gun violence.
South Bend, mercifully, was spared this tragedy. But...
| May 4, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Today (Saturday, May 4) is Free Comic Book Day.
The event has always been held on the first Saturday in May, which has happened to coincide most years with the release of a major Hollywood blockbuster movie based on Marvel Comics superheroes. (This year...
| May 5, 2013
| 2:53 AM
We considered ourselves lucky for spring flooding.
Mud splattered our shoes. Our hoes slipped easily into the soft, damp soil and scooped roots like cherries out of cake frosting.
We toiled in teams. Two guys led the way, hacking and sawing at bush...
| May 6, 2013
| 4:41 PM
MIDDLEBURY -- Arboc Specialty Vehicles has grown substantially in roughly four years.
And with its latest announcement, the company that began with five men and a dream expects to grow even more.
Arboc Specialty Vehicles, now with 100 employees,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Indiana Governor Mike Pence is visiting our area today on several stops, including a big jobs announcement.
His first stop today is in Mishawaka where he's speaking to the Economic Club of Michiana.
Later this afternoon he will be in Middlebury with...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Indiana Governor Mike Pence is visiting our area today on several stops, including a big jobs announcement. At least 120 new jobs are coming to Elkhart County within the next 60 days.
Grand Design RV, based in Middlebury, has done so well with its...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:03 PM
An update to a shooting in Goshen we told you about last week. At this time the Elkhart County prosecutor is NOT filing charges in what police described as a gang-related drive-by shooting.
Goshen Police arrested 19-year-old Diego Ramos, 16-year-old...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Liberty Mutual will have a new chairman later this year.
The property-casualty insurer's CEO and President David H. Long, 52, will succeed Edmund F. "Ted" Kelly, 67, who is retiring his position as a director and chairman at the end of June.
| Apr 15, 2013
| 8:56 AM
GOSHEN – Police are confirming it was a drive-by shooting that injured 4 people Sunday night in Goshen.
Around 9:30 p.m., officers were called to IU Health Goshen after shots were fired at the corner of School and Middlebury Streets.