| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:15 AM
The website of Allcare Dental and Dentures, which until Jan. 3 had operated a branch of the national business off Main Street in Mishawaka, says it's working to transfer patient records and to meet its obligations.
We hope that's true. But the sudden...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 9:19 AM
This story was originally published March 4, 2002.
Second of five parts
Rosie Thesing grew up in the Washington Street area of South Bend, in the middle of a family of 15.
Her father worked two trades to support his family, and they weren't wealthy....
| Feb 23, 2011
| 7:53 AM
SOUTH BEND -- As I walk through the double front doors to the parking lot of West Park Health Care, I bump into a middle-aged woman in front of me.
"Excuse me," I say.
"Oh, excuse me," she says, glancing around with a small smile.
The woman is...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 8:13 AM
Scott Schurz Jr. announced Dec. 8 that he has taken over the position of publisher for the Winchester Sun, making him publisher for the entire group of Kentucky newspapers.
He succeeds Dave Eldridge, who has held that position since 2007.
| Jan 10, 2011
| 7:13 AM
We're encouraged to learn that just a few days into his new job, St. Joseph County Sheriff Mike Grzegorek is beginning to tackle his campaign promises.
It appears he's making headway on a plan to beef up road patrols with officers who've been working...
| May 19, 2011
| 7:32 AM
Shamus and Annie want to know, "What is your favorite summer country song"? We will take all the nominations and build "Shamus and Annie's Summer Country Countdown" to air Memorial Day Weekend. What song takes you back to a great Indiana Summer...
| Aug 20, 2010
It's a tall order for any musician to one-up Bob Dylan, but John Mellencamp may have pulled it off in February when he and Dylan were invited to perform at the White House as part of a salute to music of the civil rights era.
"Bob was nervous,"...
| Aug 25, 2010
Florence Henderson takes her acting very seriously, but that doesn't mean she doesn't like to fool around now and then.
Case in point: Her role as a clown groupie who wakes up in bed with Bob Goldthwait's boozy clown in the 1992 cult favorite "Shakes the...
| Sep 1, 2010
The Cinecon Classic Film Festival is not for movie softies. It's for hard-core film buffs and historians who don't want to see the usual vintage fare that pops up on Turner Classic Movies or at revival theaters. So if you're looking to see "Casablanca,"...
| Nov 27, 2010
American author Bill Barich, a resident of Ireland these past nine years, was rummaging through a local secondhand shop in the summer of 2008 when he stumbled across a "beat up old copy" of "Travels With Charley," John Steinbeck's late-in-life attempt...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 5:08 AM
Parents, teachers and other members of the community know that there's something special going on at Kennedy Primary Academy in South Bend and Northpoint Elementary in Granger.
Last month brought national recognition for the schools.
The U.S. Department...