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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via WSJV-TV South Bend 

    Vigil held in South Bend to honor 18-year-old shot a...

    A prayer vigil was held in South Bend Thursday night in the memory of a shooting victim. A handful of people held the vigil near the Cedar Glen Apartments.


  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper 

    June E. Misenar

    June Elizabeth Misenar, 93, a resident of the Luther Home in Marinette, passed away Saturday, Jan. 10. Born June 16, 1921 in South Bend, Ind., to Elijah and Mary Crawford, she attended Washington Clay and Central High School in South Bend, Ind.


  • Sunday Jan 11 | via The Times Bulletin 

    Janice E. Ross

    She was born on Thursday, July 28, 1927, in Van Wert County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Benjamin R. Davies and the late Josephine Davies. She married Donald Neiferd on May 29, 1948, in Kentucky, and he preceded her in death in 1953.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via WSJV-TV South Bend 

    South Bend to elect Common Council President Monday

    Members of South Bend Common Council will meet Monday to elect a president and other officers for 2015. They'll also choose the Council Attorney.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via WSJV-TV South Bend 

    South Bend's 150th birthday celebrations kick off

    The celebrations have begun for South Bend's 150th birthday. It all kicked off with a town crier leading people to the State Theater to hear a proclamation from the Mayor.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via WSJV-TV South Bend 

    Catch all of the South Bend 150 celebrations downtown

    Downtown South Bend kicks off its year-long celebrations in honor of its 150th anniversary with a celebration Friday. Several First Friday events are part of the kick-off, including a reception at the South Bend Museum of Art.


  • Sunday Dec 28 | via Palladium-Item 

    Carolyn Schaeffer

    Carolyn was born August 24, 1938, in Brookville, the child of Stanley and Ollie Burg Carnes.


  • Dec 19, 2014 | via Weirton Daily Times 

    Daniel J. Brondos

    Daniel J. Brondos of Bloomingdale, Ohio, died at 7 p.m. Thursday, December 18, 2014.


  • Dec 19, 2014 | via Obits 

    John R Erler

    John R. Erler, 79, passed away at 5:29pm, December 16th in Edwardsville, IL. He was born in South Bend, IN on June 26, 1935, the son of the late John R. and Esther Erler.He married Barbara Dawson on September 5, 1959 in Indianapolis, IN.John received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University in 1958 and a MBA from Washington University in 1965.John was an engineer for Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals for 40 years and was a past president of the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers.He is survived by his wife, Barbara; two sons, Greg Erler of Alton, IL and David Erler of Boston, MA; four grandchildren, Charlie, CeCe, Christopher, and Matthew Erler; one brother, Paul Erler of Kalispell, MT; three sisters, Betty Jantzen of Indianapolis, IN, Mary Ann Ziemann of Cedarberg, WI, and Doris Rittman of St. Louis, MO.John was a member of Chapel of the Cross Lutheran ... (more)


  • Dec 19, 2014 | via Roll Call 

    Bill O'Neill, Jerry Hogan: 2 Friends Taken in 2 Days

    Friends of O'Neill will gather at the Tune Inn Friday to toast their late friend. The low odds of two friends in the same tight-knit community on Capitol Hill dying on consecutive days were mercilessly defied last week, as a sad 24 hours rocked the tech and telecom lobbying world - along with numerous other universes both inside politics and out.


  • Dec 16, 2014 | via The Republic 

    Melody L. Estes, North Vernon

    Melody L. Estes, 56, of North Vernon, died at 10:05 a.m. Dec. 16, 2014, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Survivors include her mother, Carol Bowling of Columbus; daughters, Melissa Francis of South Bend and Julie Alley of Columbus; stepsons, Ronald D. Estes Jr. and Donald L. Estes, both of Columbus; stepdaughter, Sylvia Clark of Columbus; brother, Jimmy Parrigin of Columbus; sister, Shawna Lowe of Brown County; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.