Toys for Tots is back again this year at New Haven City Hall in both lobbies of the Police Department and Administration. Toys for Tots will accept any toys that are new and not wrapped in Christmas paper. Toys will be accepted through December 13, 2012

POSTED: 11/30/12 at 7:38 am. FILED UNDER: News

While we are all aware of the difficult economy and the uncertainty of the job market, local charities are having hard times too. The economy affects everyone and especially not-for-profits that depend on the generosity of individual donors for much of their operating budget. You probably don’t think about the budgets of our local charities [...]

POSTED: 11/30/12 at 7:35 am. FILED UNDER: News

LEGISLATIVE PREVIEW December 14, 2012, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.    New Haven City Hall The New Haven Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Legislative Preview on Friday December 14, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. in the Police Training Room at New Haven City Hall. The public is invited and encouraged to attend and discuss legislative issues [...]

POSTED: 11/30/12 at 7:28 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

East Allen County Schools is asking employees, parents and community members to provide feedback through a survey on the district’s school-day start and end times and other transportation-related policies. The transportation survey can be accessed through the district’s website at or CLICK HERE TO GO DIRECTLY TO THE SURVEY. For more information, please contact [...]

POSTED: 11/29/12 at 6:48 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

JACK A. RHOADES SR., 80, of New Haven, died on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at home. Born Aug. 30, 1932, in Fort Wayne, he was a 1950 graduate of Central High School. He joined the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict, serving on the U.S.S. Bannock. After returning to Fort Wayne, he worked as [...]

POSTED: 11/29/12 at 6:43 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

CITY OF NEW HAVEN REMOVES STOP SIGN ON GREEN STREET AT THE GREEN STREET AND POWERS STREET INTERSECTION The City of New Haven Engineering Department completed a traffic study evaluation at the intersection of Green and Powers and has determined that with the low volume of traffic on Powers, the stop sign on Green at [...]

POSTED: 11/28/12 at 1:27 pm. FILED UNDER: News

Members spat loudly over aftermath of school’s closure Sarah Janssen | The Journal Gazette Heated discussion, which has become commonplace in the East Allen County Schools boardroom, erupted again Tuesday night during a presentation from the schools of the Harding attendance area. The board heard about the feeder area’s school improvement plans, including student goals [...]

POSTED: 11/28/12 at 7:31 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

Earth First, LLC. Announces Groundbreaking of New Recycling Center and Transfer Facility Earth First is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of its new Recycling Center and Transfer Facility. The groundbreaking will be held on Tuesday, December 4 at 11:00 AM at 4429 Allen Martin Dr. This new facility will be Northeast Indiana’s only complete construction [...]

POSTED: 11/28/12 at 7:22 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

1st Source Bank has been recognized by the Small Business Administration for closing more SBA loans in the state of Indiana than any other mid-size bank. Gail Gesell, District Director of the Indiana Small Business Administration presented the award to Carrie Kosac, SBA Manager at 1st Source Bank at the SBA’s Annual Meeting in November. [...]

POSTED: 11/28/12 at 7:16 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

by Stephan M. Poiry, Chief of Police City of New Haven HOLIDAY SAFETY CHECKLIST Be on the lookout for suspicious persons in your area when opening or closing your business; it is best to have two or more employees present when opening and closing your business. Potential robbers may actually come in and pose as [...]

POSTED: 11/28/12 at 7:14 am. FILED UNDER: News