Elkhart and Kosciusko Edition

Family called Italian residents to Goshen

It’s safe to say that the 52-year marriage of Olimpio and Pat Guidi has been punctuated with fascinating professional experiences, but it was a ultimately a personal situation that drew the couple into retirement in Indiana.

Volunteer wears many hats

Though Carol Burkholder, Elkhart, is retired, the word has not found its way into her vocabulary. “I cannot keep still,” she said.

Local couples tell their valentine stories

Valentine’s Day is coming and what better way to celebrate than interviewing local couples. The following couples agreed to share their stories, retold in brief.

Berlin via train and boat

Arriving in Berlin we enjoyed a bus tour of the city, which included a boat ride.

Hamburg by bus

The Seelys visit the second largest city in Germany - Hamburg.

Craig crunches the numbers at CEM

“I’ve worked with children before, and I taught Sunday school at church,” says Fran Craig of Child Evangelism Ministries in Elkhart. “I felt like this was the niche for me.”

Avoiding the hazards of winter for older adults

Winter is the season for falls, slips on icy streets and other dangers that can be especially harmful for older adults.

How old will you feel when you're old?

In your youth you’re obsessed with looks, but as you reach a certain age, many stop living, when earth and heaven’s wonders are still worth exploration.

Cheers - January

Wish these seniors a very happy birthday this month!

Former county treasurer counting her blossoms in retirement

Many folks in Kosciusko County will remember Judy Snipes from her long career in county government, including two terms as county treasurer. See what is going on in her life today.

Striving to serve seniors of Kosciusko County

While serving the county since 1957, Kosciusko Community Senior Services is embarking on a new path of increasing awareness and programming under the new leadership of Executive Director Dennis Judy.

Red grapes, blueberries may enhance immune function

In an analysis of 446 compounds for their the ability to boost the innate immune system in humans, researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University discovered just two stood out from the crowd — the resveratrol found in red grapes and a compound called pterostilbene from blueberries.

Take Us Along Contest Top Prize Winner

Congratulations to this year's top prize winner of our annual Take Us Along Contest!

Cheers - December

Know people listed in this column? Then send them cards to remember them on their special day.

The baggagemen of Christmastime

Steam trains and baggagemen were busy on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, 1945, at Elkhart’s depot and baggage room