| Sep 12, 2011
| 2:38 PM
MIDDLEBURY – It has been a week since a horrific pony cart crash killed two children in Elkhart County. At 5 p.m. Monday Amish leaders had a private meeting with state lawmakers and the sheriff to talk about safety.
The meeting came about when...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 6:15 AM
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| May 12, 2011
| 11:22 AM
It appears brighter days are ahead for growing school districts in Indiana. A lawsuit against the state over school funding, filed by 3 Indiana school districts, has been dropped.
In February 2010, Hamilton Southeastern, Franklin Township and...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:30 PM
This is no ordinary photography exhibit. Westover School's photography instructor and Gallery Director Michael Gallagher, who's helped broaden the horizons of Westover's students for nearly 30 years, displays his photos from his trip to China. But instead...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Cathy Malloy, wife of Gov. Dannel Malloy, "uncorked" at a forum on how to encourage women to run for public office held in conjecture with the Democratic National Convention, according to the Los Angeles Times. Connecticut's first lady went on a rant...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:35 AM
Join Westover School's faculty and students for its annual dance concert, this year entitled Our Stories, held Sat., April 21. Westover students will dance works choreographed by both fellow students and Westover faculty, including a contemporary piece by...
| Jan 25, 2009
Return to Sender
Alfred A. Knopf: 326 pp., $16.99
Agricultural work is unforgiving. Running a farm involves the unrelenting necessity of daily chores. Cows can't wait to be milked; untended crops quickly fail.
One of the most...
| Sep 27, 2009
Spanish pianist Alicia de Larrocha, who thrilled music listeners for decades with polished and enthralling interpretations of great classical works, has died. She was 86.
De Larrocha died late Friday in a Barcelona hospital, said piano music expert,...
| Nov 10, 2008
Jay Parini's knowledgeable analysis of key texts that have formed Americans' ideas about themselves and their nation, "Promised Land: Thirteen Books That Changed America," would make an excellent starting point for a college course.
The author makes...
| Apr 13, 2010
With their dramatic save of Michael Lynche last week, the judges on "American Idol" flexed their final bit of power of the season, turning the rest of the competition over entirely to the votes of viewers.
Yes, they'll still be able to make their...
| Apr 13, 2010
After hosting months of "American Idol" viewings at home in Middlebury, some family friends of Katie Stevens moved the party to Los Angeles last week.
Penny Albini and her daughters, Maria Elaina, 19, and Julia, 15, took the week off from school and...
| Feb 19, 2008
The Sunstar's ancient twin diesels fire up like an old man clearing his throat. Terry Herzik cocks his good ear to listen. They are losing compression, but sound as if they should make the three-day trip.
Dawn glows faintly behind the gantry cranes and...