Elkhart and Kosciusko Edition
As one of nine girls growing up in Detroit during the Great Depression, Sweeney believes she inherited her interest in music from her mother. She stated, “My mother sang. Also, the nuns told my mother I should take piano lessons.” She paid “50 cents an hour for lessons” by earning money tutoring other children on the piano.
Duke was now safely back in Elkhart, after serving some 16 months of sentry duty in the Army’s K-9 division. This 4-year-old yellow collie nobody wanted in 1943 would temporarily live with Hazel Davis....
Last year, Carl Grove of Bristol won several races that enabled him to claim the unofficial title of “the fastest 80-year-old bicycle racer in the world.”
As a Red Cross volunteer, Sherry Lantz was deployed from the Kosciusko County Red Cross office to assist those who lost loved ones and homes in the devastating tragedy.
Since 1997 Luke Gascho has been in greener pastures — 1,189 acres of them, precisely. Gascho is the executive director of Merry Lea Learning Center, a natural sanctuary in Noble County owned by Goshen College.
Mike Nelson of Burket has been a farmer for 53 years, beginning in 1959, with his brother Jerry on the family farm. T
The average wait time to see a doctor for a scheduled appointment is reported to be 23 minutes, about eight minutes longer than the time allotted for the visit itself. Understandably, patients are fed up what they perceive it to be a lack of respect for their time.
It’s been proven junk food and crappy imitation food stewing in succulent chemicals and preservatives dumb you down. An English study showed IQ is affected by good or low grade diet and whether or not the subjects took vitamins.
Your questions answered
Have you ever had a problem with your medicines? You are not alone.
Summer is a great time to use fresh herbs in your cooking. With more of you cooking at home and working at preparing foods with great flavors and less salt, herbs are a natural choice.
When shopping for flour for your baking needs you may get confused at all the different types that are available. The following may help you decide what type you need.
Are leaves falling off your trees? Has your garden seen better days? Ever wonder how to fertilize your tomatoes or when the best time is to control that pesky weed in your lawn? Elkhart County Master Gardeners may be able to help.
Teams of volunteers recently planted 11 garden sites for the 2012 Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail in the cities and towns of Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, and Wakarusa. These gardens used more than 100,000 locally grown annuals.
After retiring from Oaklawn where he was a registered nurse, Chet Peachey became involved in Chain Reaction Bicycle Project, a faith based ministry, which rehabilitates bicycles and makes them available to people at low cost.