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Syracuse BZA Approves Two Variances

SYRACUSE — Two variances were approved at the regular meeting of the Syracuse Board of Zoning Appeals Thursday, July 20. Wawasee Plaza LLC’s petition for a variance was approved after much discussion. It wants to allow the change and alteration to previously granted variances by allowing three additional … Read More

Roundabout At US 6 And SR 13 In Preliminary Design Phase

ELKHART COUNTY — A roundabout proposed for US 6 and SR 13, north of Syracuse, is now a planned project and has been placed in the five-year road construction plan, “NextLevel Indiana.” The project is currently in the preliminary design phase with construction to take place in 2020. … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following accidents: 3:22 p.m. Thursday, July 13, North Indiana Avenue, Syracuse. Drivers: Sol C. Miller, 80, Bonita Bay Blvd., Bonita Springs, Fla., and Barbara S. Naab, 87, East Northshore Drive, Syracuse. Miller struck Naab’s vehicle when he was backing … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accident: 6:45 a.m. Monday, July 10, South CR 200W and West CR 550S, Claypool. Driver: Joseph L. Rose, 39, South CR 775S, Pierceton. Rose advised he was traveling westbound on CR 550S and discovered he could not make … Read More

Wetland Adventures Provide Plenty Of Fun

  SYRACUSE — Approximately 40 youngsters, accompanied by adults, participated in the first of four Wetland Adventures at the Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation, SR 13, Syracuse, Thursday morning, July 6. Those participating today learned about the watershed by creating a lake and a watershed. Pam Schumm, WACF board … Read More

Wetland Adventures For Kids Start Thursday

SYRACUSE — Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation is offering special programs every Thursday morning in July for kids accompanied by a parent or adult. Learn about nature and the watershed with four activities each week including a canoe scavenger hunt (bring your own life jacket). The events will be … Read More

Largest Group Ever Participate In Bug Catch

  SYRACUSE — The largest group ever participated in the 2017 Bug Catch Saturday morning at the Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation. It’s estimated close to 125 adults and children participated this year having fun on the shore of Lake Wawasee and catching bugs. The annual bug catch is … Read More

Gargett Officially Elected To Township Board

SYRACUSE — Sylvia Gargett, Syracuse, was officially elected to the Turkey Creek Township Advisory Board tonight, Thursday, June 29. The brief Republican Caucus was held in the Syracuse Town Hall with five of the six precinct committeemen present. Mike Ragan, county Republican chairman, presided over the brief caucus. … Read More

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Rogers Electro-Matics Holding Garage Sale To Benefit Little Lambs

SYRACUSE — Rogers Electro-Matics will be hosting a garage sale and bake sale fundraiser to benefit Little Lambs Ministry Daycare and Preschool. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 1, at the Calvary United Methodist Church, 801 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. If … Read More