Goshen News, Goshen, IN


  • Tough to gauge Pence's impact INDIANAPOLIS -- When Gov. Mike Pence signed the new preschool pilot program into law last week, he heaped praise on a bipartisan group of lawmakers who gathered around him at the DayStar Childcare Ministry in Indianapolis. The new law creates a pilot

    March 31, 2014

  • GN140328 martins press conference 01 OUR VIEW: Sadness and mystery cloak Martin's shooting Not much new information emerged from a press conference this week at the Elkhart County prosecutor's office. What did emerge was welcome news, no doubt, for the Elkhart Police Department. Prosecutor Curtis Hill announced his findings that the action

    March 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN140323 bbb wv semistate 11 OUR VIEW: The chance of a lifetime for Westview Thursday afternoon, a group of country kids from here in Northern Indiana boarded a bus bound for a golden opportunity waiting for them in Indianapolis. What happens next for the Westview High School boys basketball team is up to them. Just like winn

    March 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • GN0327 roundabout file photo OUR VIEW: Roundabouts in Goshen make sense It was good to read in The Goshen News' report about the last comprehensive plan meeting that Goshen residents who attended favor a roundabout at the intersection of South 15th Street and College Avenue. We too have long favored a roundabout at that

    March 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • OUR VIEW: Good things are happening The past few editions of The Goshen News illustrate a number of the good things happening in our community. We thought we'd spend a little time and space here and offer some kudos to some of the people working hard to make our community great. Sweet

    March 26, 2014

  • MORTON MARCUS: Business tax compromise pits counties against each other Who should be in charge? Governments or private entities? If government, should it be the feds, the states or the locals? What level of government, if any, should control transportation, education, health care, libraries and almost anything else you

    March 25, 2014

  • MAUREEN HAYDEN: Pavey is peeved at Gov. Pence In his years as a party activist, Rushville Mayor Mike Pavey raised money and votes for fellow Republican Mike Pence, a former congressman who now occupies the governor's office. Beyond sharing Pence's pro-business, small-government ideology, the en

    March 24, 2014

  • OUR VEIW: Goshen is a place worth talking about Last week Goshen Mayor Allan Kauffman attended an Indiana Association of Cities and Towns workshop in Carmel, Ind., sitting on a panel that discussed success stories regarding "quality of life" in Indiana communities. "I was invited," Kauffman said T

    March 23, 2014

  • OUR VIEW: Children are our most important resource Alex told his story Wednesday. It didn't fit into the category of easy listening. The young man from Goshen recounted a childhood that included a troubled homelife, brushes with authorities, placement in foster care. However, Alex also talked about t

    March 22, 2014

  • OUR VIEW: Goodbye, cruel winter On Thursday, about the same time NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament tipped off, the winter season officially became the spring season. If church bells had rang out or fireworks had exploded in the sky or choruses of "Hallelujah" had been sung in the st

    March 21, 2014


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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
No. I have not noticed more problems
I think the problems are about the same as always
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