Sixth graders at Central Lutheran School spent three days emerged in outdoor ministry and education at Camp Lutherhaven with their teachers, Miss Amanda Graham, Mrs. Debbie Schmidt, Mr. Don Wichman, and Mrs. Helen Best.  While at camp, students also completed their yearly service project.  They created fleece quilts to be donated by Camp Lutherhaven.  Many [...]

POSTED: 09/30/14 at 9:15 pm. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

by Beth Stauffer On Monday, September 29th, 2014, Genesis Healthcare in New Haven took time out to recognize those who gave a portion of their lives in service to the United States of America.  More than 25 veterans, who are all currently residents at Genesis Healthcare, were recognized from each branch of service:  the Army, [...]

POSTED: 09/30/14 at 7:14 am. FILED UNDER: News

KATHRYN JANE VanKIRK, 67, of Bradenton, Fla., passed away on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at Tidewell Hospice House, Braden ton, Fla. Born July 12, 1947, in New Haven, daughter of the late Harold B. VanKirk and Alberta Arnold VanKirk. She was a New Haven High School graduate class of 1965 and graduated from Indiana University [...]

POSTED: 09/28/14 at 12:14 pm. FILED UNDER: Obits

On Saturday, the Boys’ cross country team won the AA Division of the New Haven Classic by defeating 16 other teams.  Deric Laurent led the team to the victory while winning the golden first place trophy and beating 176 other runners.  Teammate Josh Hiatt won a trophy with his 4th place finish.  Brayan Pizano won [...]

POSTED: 09/28/14 at 8:37 am. FILED UNDER: News, Sports


POSTED: 09/26/14 at 6:08 pm. FILED UNDER: Sports

From Geoffrey: Dear Citizens of Allen County, I ask that you vote against the referendum to change Allen County government. Getting rid of three of four votes that each Allen County resident currently has to elect Allen County Council members seems like less voice for the voter. What is wrong with “at-large” seats? Changing to [...]

POSTED: 09/26/14 at 6:42 am. FILED UNDER: Opinions

by Beth Stauffer New Haven Family Dentistry Celebrating 47 Years of Brighter Smiles The friendly folks at New Haven Family Dentistry are currently celebrating more than 47 years of making New Haven’s smiles brighter. The practice, which was opened by Dr. Robert Ellison in 1967, originally opened across the street from its current location on [...]

POSTED: 09/25/14 at 7:27 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

The New Haven Utility Department will begin its annual, leaf only, pick up on October 14, 2014 and continue through December 5, 2014. Leaves that are picked up are recycled into compost, which is available free to the public at the Utility Complex located at 2455 Summit Street. Therefore, eliminating trash and debris is of [...]

POSTED: 09/25/14 at 6:57 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News, Real Estate

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security and the Indiana Intelligence Fusion Center are renewing a campaign called “See Something Say Something” in light of heightened tensions in the Middle East. Anyone seeing suspicious activity is urged to contact local law enforcement authorities. The fusion center may also be contacted at 877-226-1026 or by email at [...]

POSTED: 09/25/14 at 6:51 am. FILED UNDER: News


POSTED: 09/24/14 at 7:13 am. FILED UNDER: News