| Apr 12, 2012
SOUTH BEND -- South Bend New Tech High School was on a list of 25 possible cuts that Superintendent Carole Schmidt submitted to South Bend's school board a month ago -- just ideas -- to make up for a $10.6 million shortfall over the next two years.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:23 PM
We’ve got a warning about a local bank scam.
It involves 1st Source Bank.
Public Relations Officer Angie Dvorak tells WSBT some people have received recorded phone calls, with the calls claiming to be from 1st Source Bank.
In some cases, the...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:15 PM
We are at the end of the election season, and so far our area hasn't received a visit from any of the presidential candidates. But over the last 130 years we have seen our share of campaign stops.
According to the Center for History, one of the...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Some said it will transform the image of downtown South Bend. Others said it will dramatically improve the safety of the city.
For bikers, for coffee drinkers, or for people taking an afternoon stroll ... the addition of a police substation to heart of...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:00 PM
An opening date has been set for the new Cheddar's Casual Cafe, which broke ground last November on Mishawaka's north side.
An Aug. 13 opening is planned at the new 8,000-square-foot restaurant, located on the northeast corner of Main Street and Edison...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 4:41 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Aware that a 90-year-old American elm on the South Quad had, for some time, been dying, the University of Notre Dame, on Aug. 2, 1955, had Henry Moore, a South Bend tree surgeon, remove the 80-foot giant.
Later that same week, the city of...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 12:05 PM
WSBT has been inundated with calls and emails from viewers about a phone scam that is targeting their cellphones.
It's a robo-call claiming to be from 1st Source bank advising that your MasterCard has been deactivated. It prompts you to press one to...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 5:00 PM
SOUTH BEND -- The phone rings and the voice on the other end sounds automated.
"This is an official notification from 1st Source Bank informing you that your MasterCard has been deactivated for security reasons," the voice says.
| Jul 10, 2012
| 5:39 PM
The hits just keep on coming.
What began on Sunday with phone scammers dialing up 1st Source Bank customers phishing for personal credit card and PIN number information continued into Monday and Tuesday.
"Automatic calls are still being made by...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:03 AM
SOUTH BEND -- A 50-year-old Mishawaka man will spend nearly six years in federal prison for his role in a 2007 bank robbery.
Timothy Johnson, who was indicted by a grand jury last November for his role in the robbery, was sentenced to 70 months in prison...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:11 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Telling the story of a local man who provided a place for Notre Dame's founder, Father Edward Sorin, to stay when he arrived to the area in 1842, Notre Dame's current president, the Rev. John I. Jenkins, described the beginning of what he...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:15 AM
An elevator in one of South Bend's downtown historic buildings is being upgraded. This wouldn't normally be news except the elevator is almost 100 years old – and it is run by a person.
When you walk into the 1st Source Building at 205 Jefferson...