Goshen News, Goshen, IN


January 27, 2010

NAPPANEE NEWS: ‘Watch’ group to meet

NAPPANEE, Ind — The Nappanee Neighborhood Watch will host an informational training session titled “Elderly Scams” Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Northwood Circle Meeting Room. The community is invited to attend and questions will be welcomed.

Chamber awards

The Nappanee Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations until Friday in the following categories: Educator of the Year, Excellence in Business and Citizen of the Year. The awards will be presented at the annual luncheon March 4 at Dal Mar Banquet Center.

Nominations must be sent or taken to the Chamber office at 302 W. Market St., no later than Friday. A committee will make the final selections. For more information, call the Chamber office at 773-7812.

Youth baseball

Nappanee Youth Baseball League will host early bird registration Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Nappanee Municipal Center. Registration forms will be available at registration and also online at www.eteamz.com/NappaneeYouthBaseball under the ‘handouts’ menu.

For more information, call League president Matt Bunch at 354-2707.

Water aerobics

Wa-Nee Community Education is offering water aerobics classes Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7:30 to 8:30 at the NorthWood High School pool through Feb. 24. The cost is $30.

For more information or to register, call 773-7919 or go to www.nappanee.lib.in.us and click on community education calendar.

Sign Language class

A nine-week basic American Sign Language class will begin Monday at the Nappanee Public Library meeting room. The class will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. each Monday except Feb. 15. There is a $90 fee for the class plus a $55 cost for the textbook. For more information or to register, call the library at 773-7919 or go to www.nappanee.lib.in.us community calendar.

To report news items for this community column, contact Nappanee correspondent Denise Fedorow at 831-5924 or by e-mail at fed1@npcc.net.

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Goshen City Council member Dixie Robinson is asking residents to make an effort to clean up their yards this spring. The city’s Dial-A-Truck program is available to haul trash away. Do you think there are more unsightly properties in Goshen this year than five years ago?

Yes. I have noticed more problem properties
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I think the problems are about the same as always
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