Local unemployment rates go up
While the national unemployment rate reached a five-year low in January at 7.7 percent, Elkhart County saw unemployment move back into double digits.
TECH TALK WITH MIKE: How to use Twitter’s Vine to promote a business
Vine is a new mobile video app created by Twitter. Launched in January of this year, Vine lets you record short, 6 second videos on your iPhone or iPad and post them to Vine, Twitter, and Facebook. With the massive growth of mobile, vine is a handy app to have in your pocket, enabling businesses to capture quick video snippets and publish them on the go.
Local woodworkers display furniture for dealers
Quality furniture was on display this week during the 14th Annual Northern Indiana Woodcrafters Association EXPO at the Michiana Event Center.
Simulator allows Goshen pilots to be trained without leaving the ground
A new era of flight training has arrived for Goshen-based New Horizons Aviation. Started seven years ago by local charter pilot Dan Steiner and commercial airline captain Roger Yoder, New Horizons Aviation is the fixed wing flight training and airplane rental operation located at Goshen Municipal Airport.
Nappanee again the place to be on Second Saturdays
A group of dedicated business owners in Nappanee have banded together to re-form a Second Saturdays committee and get the monthly community event up and running again.
States competing for gaming revenues
Standing inside the glittering, 400,000-square-foot Horseshoe Casino in the heart of this city’s downtown, Steve Rosenthal sounded like a happy man as he greeted an Indiana reporter who’d come for sneak peek of Ohio’s newest gambling hall.
Bait shop owners say goodbye
After 34 years, a local staple among hunters and fisherman, has closed its doors.
Nappanee to be dotted with apple art
Nappanee will be blooming with apples this spring — apple art, that is. Residents and visitors will see 4-foot apples stationed around town, each with its own appealing artistic design.
Goshen cabinet company to add jobs
MasterBrand Cabinets Inc. will expand its Goshen operation and ad up to 76 jobs by the end of the year.
Cequent workers accept retention bonus
United Steelworkers Local 9550 voted Friday to accept what union representatives are calling a retention bonus from Cequent Performance Products.
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