from the desk of Mayor Terry McDonald, awarded at the 2014 Canal Days Parade Ladies & Gentlemen, back in 2012, the Mayor’s office established the “Bill Fritcha Memorial Award” to recognize an outstanding citizen who gives of themselves without notice, with a sense of community pride and never seeking recognition. This year we had several [...]

POSTED: 06/30/14 at 8:50 pm. FILED UNDER: Business, News

Coats Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Hobby Lobby Lawsuit Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) today praised the Supreme Court’s ruling that the contraception coverage mandate resulting from the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional for family-owned companies like Hobby Lobby. “Freedom of religion is a core American principle guaranteed by the First Amendment, and today the [...]

POSTED: 06/30/14 at 1:05 pm. FILED UNDER: Business, Church

On Saturday, August 2, 2014, there will be a Benefit Dinner, Dance, and Silent Auction held at the Navy Club Ship 245 at 412 Broadway Street, New Haven, IN. The Navy Club Ship 245 is pleased to be the Gold Level Sponsor of this event. Its purpose is to offset the medical expenses of Leonard [...]

POSTED: 06/30/14 at 7:26 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

New Haven Lions Club Hosts the 14th Annual Frank Swartzwelder Memorial Golf Outing Saturday July 19, 2014, Whispering Creek Golf Course 8:30 a.m. – Registration Contact Don Cooper 615-1957 Proceeds Benefit: New Haven High School Scholarship Fund

POSTED: 06/30/14 at 7:23 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

Wednesday, July 30th… 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Pancake and Sausage Breakfast will be provided by the Heritage and Woodlan FFA Jefferson Township Park, 1720 S. Webster Road Speakers Include: Attorney Dan Gordon – Taxes and Estate Management Anthony Kirkland, USDA Northern Dir. – Energy Programs Dave Kohli and Jon Cavanaugh – Market Trends Sponsorship [...]

POSTED: 06/30/14 at 7:18 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

COREY MITCHELL GIBSON, 22, of New Haven, passed away on Monday, June 23, 2014. He was born in Fort Wayne. He was currently employed by T.F.E. Transmission & Fluid, was a past manager at Papa Johns, and worked as a civilian at the Air National Guard. He is survived by his mother, Jennifer (Dennis) James [...]

POSTED: 06/29/14 at 10:12 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

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POSTED: 06/28/14 at 7:58 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News, Real Estate, Schools, Sports

A man who admitted to playing a role in an October 2011 bank robbery was sentenced to more than 5 1/2 years in prison this week. Michael C. Bure, who was 27 when indicted in federal court this past April, received a 67-month prison sentence Wednesday on one count of armed bank robbery. CLICK HERE [...]

POSTED: 06/28/14 at 7:49 am. FILED UNDER: News

IRS Must Be Held Accountable Senator Dan Coats Hoosiers frequently tell me that they are frustrated by the way Washington exempts itself from the same requirements our government puts on hard-working citizens. As a result, a huge trust deficit exists between the American people and Washington. One of the latest scandals that reinforces this lack [...]

POSTED: 06/25/14 at 7:05 am. FILED UNDER: News

Wednesdays…June 25 – September 24, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Schnelker Park The New Haven Farm Market is partnering with the popular Fort Wayne Farmers Market again this summer in Schnelker Park. For more information on vending, sponsoring or shopping at New Haven Farmers Market, please contact the New Haven Park Office at 749-2212 or visit [...]

POSTED: 06/23/14 at 9:43 pm. FILED UNDER: News