Classic Rock Tribute Bands Take Stage At Center Lake Park

WARSAW — Songs from tribute rock bands were heard loud and clear during the 2017 “Rockin’ for Riley Concert” on Friday, June 16. The free concert held at Glover Pavilion in Central Park, Warsaw, began at 6:30 p.m. Bands Fleetwood Mac Mania and Absolute Journey played tribute to … Read More

The Best Festive Christmas Light Displays In The Area

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Looking for something festive to do over the Christmas weekend? Put on those pajamas, grab a mug of hot chocolate and make a trip to visit these festive Christmas light displays. 8711 CR 800N, Mentone This house has it all when it comes to Christmas … Read More

Warsaw “Light Up the Night” Event

WARSAW — Come out and celebrate the first lighting of the Central Park Holiday Light Display at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2. “Light Up the Night” is a free event sponsored by Warsaw Parks & Recreation. Santa and Mrs. Claus will ride in the First Friday Twinkle Parade … Read More

Ice Rink Possibility Study Approved

WARSAW — Preliminary studies for an ice rink and park offices at Center Lake Park were signed Monday morning, Oct. 10, during the Warsaw Board of Public Works and Safety meeting. The study will cost approximately $15,000. The contract was signed with MAI Architects, Claypool. Larry Plummer, parks … Read More

Bel Airs Draw Crowd To Central Park

WARSAW — Audiences gathered at Central Park Friday evening, Aug. 19, for a blast from the past as the Bel Airs brought favorites from the 50s and 60s. The event was the second-to-last in this year’s free Central Park Concert Series, hosted by the Warsaw Parks Department. A … Read More

Crowds Enjoy Outdoor Movie Event

WARSAW — Crowds gathered in Central Park last evening, Saturday, July 16, for some outdoor entertainment as the Warsaw Parks Department hosted a free family movie night. According to Recreation Director Sheila Wieringa, this was the first time in several years the parks department has been able to host … Read More

Free Concert At Central Park Plaza

WARSAW — The city of Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department will host a free concert at the Central Park Plaza at 7 p.m. Friday, June 24. Don’t miss out on The Lemon Brothers for some country, modern and classic rock tunes! The band starts playing at 7 p.m. … Read More

Kids, Families, Compete In Fishing Derby

WARSAW — Kids and their families fished for fun Saturday morning, June 4, at Center Lake for the annual Kids’ Fishing Derby. Approximately 35 participants signed up to try their hand at catching the biggest fish of the day. Judging took place in four age groups, including age … Read More

First Free Concert in Warsaw This Weekend

WARSAW — The city of Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department will kick off the first free concert at the Central Park Plaza Friday, May 27 at 7 p.m. Don’t miss out on High Life for some contemporary jazz, rhythm & blues. The band starts playing at 7 p.m. … Read More

Central Park Flooding May Be Resolved

WARSAW — Flooding at Central Park may be on its way out due to the efforts of the city’s utilities department and the clearing of a 36-inch storm sewer line heavily blocked with tree roots. Rainfall would frequently flood areas of Central Park eliminating use for parking and … Read More

New Banners To Appear At Park

WARSAW — New banners for Central Park were approved during Tuesday evening’s Warsaw Park and Recreation Board meeting. Eighteen banners stating, “Welcome Warsaw Central Park,” and 18 banners promoting the park’s concert series will be purchased from Big Picture Imagery, Warsaw. The goal is to have the banners … Read More

Hundreds Visit Family Safety Day

WARSAW — No one seemed to mind to wait in line to experience the zip line, leave a hand print on a city snow plow, take a ride in an REMC bucket truck, or pick up goodies handed out by the various organizations. The Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory’s annual … Read More

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Area Police News

Syracuse Officers with the Syracuse Police Department investigated the following incident: 1:32 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, 200 block West Allen Street, Syracuse, Bambi J. Stuckman contacted police regarding a non-criminal matter. Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incident: 9:12 p.m. Monday, Sept. 7, 100 … Read More

Commemorating Lives Lost, Supporting Survivors

WARSAW — The rain held off during the county’s 9/11 memorial remembrance ceremony at Center Lake Park, Warsaw. Some stood throughout the entire ceremony, others utilized the bleachers and chairs provided or sat on the ground or chairs they had brought along.

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Annual 9/11 Memorial Event In Central Park

WARSAW — With the 14th anniversary of 9/11 quickly approaching, many in Kosciusko County are feeling the weight and solemnity of the event. Few are more dedicated, however, to the remembrance of the disaster, than co-chairman of the 9/11 Memorial Remembrance Committee, Mike Cox.

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KCH Supports Family Safety Day

By JARED AMBROSE Business Development, Kosciusko Community Hospital Warsaw — Kosciusko Community Hospital employees will be showing their support for community safety and health education at this year’s Family Safety Day. The event 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at Central Park and Center Lake Pavilion, Warsaw. Fire … Read More