Did you know doctors can prescribe a medication to treat a condition that the medication is not approved to treat? This legal and common practice is known as off-label prescribing. Taking an off-label drug in many cases can be beneficial but is not without risks. Find out if your prescriptio…
GOSHEN — Maple City Health Care Center opened its new dental program and facility Tuesday.
GOSHEN — The Community Foundation of Elkhart County has awarded $322,594 in a grant to Goshen College to support a new college-wide strategic initiative to strengthen engagement with and for Elkhart County throughout the next two years.
Other nation & world briefs include:
- Foot of snow blankets parts of Midwest, disrupts travel
- New Army rules set for ponytails, nail color
INDIANAPOLIS — About 250 Indiana National Guard soldiers are expected to remain in Washington for about two more months after being sent there to help with security for President Joe Biden’s inauguration, officials said Tuesday.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — During the Trump administration’s final weeks, the Department of Homeland Security quietly signed agreements with at least four states that threaten to temporarily derail President Joe Biden’s efforts to undo his predecessor’s immigration policies.
FORT WAYNE — A judge has sentenced a man to 35 years in prison for shooting another man three times inside a Kroger supermarket in Fort Wayne.
Shutdowns, layoffs and salary cuts brought on by the coronavirus pandemic have left millions of Americans searching for new sources of income. Those who’ve recently turned to gig work may be weeks away from a financial surprise in the form of unexpected tax bills and insurance coverage fine print.
GOSHEN — A small section of North Main Street located just west of the Indiana Paint & Collision parking lot on the city’s north side will be closed to traffic for a day beginning either Wednesday or Thursday for a sewer improvement project.
NEW YORK — Illustrator Michaela Goade became the first Native American to win the prestigious Randolph Caldecott Medal for best children’s picture story, cited for “We Are Water Protectors,” a celebration of nature and condemnation of the “black snake” Dakota Access Pipeline.
GOSHEN — While the students of Goshen Community Schools have returned to in-person classes after a long stretch of online-only instruction, district leadership Monday renewed their call for continued vigilance in the face of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Supper is being made on the grill, which gives me time to write this column. It’s just daughter Loretta and the boys home again, so our table seems empty. Daughter Lovina is at daughter Susan’s house this week.
The digital sign outside Hilltop Restaurant says, “We’re Open.”
GOSHEN — A Goshen man has died while serving a nearly 100-year prison sentence for murder.
WALKERTON — A St. Joseph County school is expected, like Goshen and Wawasee schools, to be powered by the sun by March following the installation of more than 800 solar panels.
The cause of a weekend shed fire is under investigation.
NEW YORK — For the first time since 1983, when Anheuser-Busch used all of its ad time to introduce a beer called Bud Light, the beer giant isn't advertising its iconic Budweiser brand during the Super Bowl. Instead, it’s donating the money it would have spent on the ad to coronavirus vaccina…
Families battered by the pandemic recession soon may discover that the tax refunds they’re counting on are dramatically smaller — or that they actually owe income tax. Congress offered a partial solution, but the fix hasn’t been widely publicized, consumer advocates say.
BALTIMORE (AP) — President Joe Biden plans to sign on Monday an executive order that aims to boost government purchases from U.S. manufacturers, according to administration officials.
DR. WALLACE: I'm 17, and the guy I had been dating for the past six months had been pressuring me to take our relationship into the physically intimate realm for several weeks. Finally, he wore me down and I "went all the way" with him one evening. I guess I also wanted to experience it — se…
DEAR ABBY: My son had a yearlong affair with his wife’s best friend, which started when the two families took vacations together. My husband and I have always been close to our daughter-in-law and our grandchildren, ages 6 and 10, as well as our son. The divorces are final now, and the lover…
In the coming year, as the government operations climate action plan is completed, we’ll begin working toward a Goshen communitywide climate action plan. This plan will seek to encompass as many of the facets of our city as possible, taking input and ideas from everyone, young and old, low-i…
You can hardly believe someone would let that go.
Other nation & world briefs include:
- Dutch police clash with anti-lockdown protesters in 2 cities
- 2 injured after police car drives through crowd at race
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana officials want to overhaul state rules to allow more elderly Hoosiers to access home- and community-based services so they can age at home, rather than at nursing homes.
Orland is best known as the first settlement in Steuben County. In 1831, the Staynors and Gideon Langdon followed the Vistula Trail (now Ind. 120) west and settled in the area. Soon, the area became known as the Vermont Settlement because of the settler’s origins. Led by Captain Samuel Barry…
My youngest daughter is getting married today (written Jan. 16). Yes, I’m a little old and she’s no 20-something herself anymore. But we are overjoyed that she and her mate have found each other and are preparing to spend the rest of their lives together. This gives us joy and satisfaction t…
Advancing internet speeds and availability provide a wide array of options that businesses can use to connect with potential clients. From email, SEO, and social media, to paid ads and websites, business owners have a variety. However, have you considered reaching your customers through one …
SOUTH BEND — The tribal casino in South Bend could become a full-fledged competitor to Indiana’s other casinos later this year under a deal reached between state officials and the tribe.
DR. WALLACE: My family and I live in a small town. I have a brother who has the best luck of any human I have ever seen.
DEAR ABBY: I have been a nurse for 10 years and love taking care of my patients. I have worked at a midsize hospital for 2 1/2 years.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial for Donald Trump over the Capitol riot will begin the week of Feb. 8, the first time a former president will face such charges after leaving office.
GOSHEN — Two attorneys who specialize in immigration cases are encouraged by, though cautiously optimistic for, President Joe Biden’s proposal to set an eight-year path to citizenship for undocumented people.
Triple P offers parenting support webinars
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s rates of COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations and infection have reached their lowest levels in more than two months, and the governor is considering rolling back restrictions on crowd sizes.
ALGANSEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A woman has been killed and her husband and five children hurt after the horse pulling their buggy veered in front of a pickup truck in southern Michigan.
HAMMOND, Ind. — A Northwest Indiana man charged with participating in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol could face trial in Washington on misdemeanor counts.
DR. WALLACE: I'm a college student, and once in a while, my friends and I have a few drinks. I don't want to reveal my age to you. Let's just say that I'm over 18 and not quite 21. I will admit that sometimes I get drunk. Not always, but there are some occasions I drink a bit too much.
DEAR ABBY: I’m responding to the letter from “Open-and-Shut Case in Virginia” (Oct. 20), who complained her son-in-law was “disrespectful” because he didn’t close cupboard doors, cereal boxes, etc. My guess is that “Kirk” is displaying classic symptoms of Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (AA…
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