Envirofest is Next Goshen Health Entertainment Series Event

Envirofest, perhaps the most family friendly event of the Goshen Health Entertainment Series, is scheduled for this coming Friday, at the beautiful Wellfield Botanic Gardens in downtown Elkhart. This is truly a collaborative event with additional support provided by Wellfield Botanic Gardens, GreenStream, Community Foundation of Elkhart County, NIPSCO, Michiana Recycling, South Bend Brew Werks, Eco Owl Press and Sound Management. July 13 - Envirofest 5:00 – 9:00 pm The Stampede String Band...

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Closed Fort Wayne Planned Parenthood Directs Patients To Elkhart, Mishawaka

Elkhart and St. Joseph County Planned Parenthood facilities may see an increase in patients from Northeast Indiana after the Fort Wayne office closed its doors yesterday, amid allegations of harassment from pro-life groups in the area. A notice on the main entrance of the Fort Wayne Planned Parenthood office, set to be vacant on July 31st, directs visitors to Elkhart and Mishawaka facilities. Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky President and CEO Christie Gillespie says she thinks the...

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Teaching Ukulele

Apr 4, 2014

Last fall, quite unexpectedly, I became a guitar teacher.  The director of a local music program contacted me and said, Our guitar teacher just left town.  Can you fill in for him?  Next thing I knew I was presented with a roster of seven students, five of whom had never played the instrument before.  And ten days to prepare.

The Soundgarden Of Music

Feb 24, 2014

We mashed up popular musicians with the names of Broadway shows to create a can't-miss theatre lineup. Look out for the show about a rap artist who meets a girl named Maria: Kanye West Side Story.

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Sandwich Monday: The Roman-Style Burger

Feb 24, 2014

During World War II, bun rationing meant that burger joints had to find replacements to hold their ground beef patties.

One of the more creative solutions — using grilled cheese sandwiches — lives on at M Burger in Chicago. It's called the Roman-Style Burger, and it's a secret menu item.

Peter: Why it is called Roman style? Is it because like Gaul, it is divided into three parts?

Miles: We came, we saw, we were conquered.

Sandwich (Replacement) Monday: Soylent

Feb 24, 2014

My sister Natalie recently had a birthday, and a friend who hates her sent her a packet of Soylent, the powdered meal of the future containing all the boring nutrients we need to live.

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Death, Sex And Money: Manhood, Now

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 9 PM on WVPE News2 - Monday, July 16, 2018 at 9 PM on 88.1 WVPE This Spring, as part of a new Death, Sex & Money (DSM) project Manhood, Now, listeners were asked to contribute their thoughts and views on masculinity. The response has been extraordinary. DSM host Anna Sale is continuing the conversation on masculinity with an hour-long national call-in about this moment of change for American men. W. Kamau Bell (CNN’s United Shades of America) will join Anna as...

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