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South Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND -- There will be no encore for the Avon Theatre after all. The city's Common Council voted Monday to reject a request from the Historic Preservation Commission of South Bend and St. Joseph County to give landmark status to the old downtown...
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterSOUTH BEND -- The St. Joseph County Public Library board is taking a wait-and-see approach to the former Avon Theater. Citing concerns about use of taxpayer dollars, the board delayed action Monday on a proposal to salvage and store decorative terra...
Tags: Arts and Culture, Libraries
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterNILES -- One man's trash is another man's treasure. Or perhaps, in the case of a Niles area business, another man's business. That's how the situation is stacking up at the Szucs Concrete Crusher enterprise in the 1400 block of Michigan 139 (Old U.S. 31...
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Construction of a new park honoring the late Fred Meijer's contribution to West Michigan's network of recreational trails is expected to be completed this summer, organizers said. The nonprofit West Michigan Trails and...
SOUTH BEND – Concerns over falling concrete on the Michigan Street bridge last night appears to be unfounded. You might remember INDOT placed restrictions on the bridge when it reopened back in September. Earlier this year they found what they...
Tags: Metal and Mineral
ZEELAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say an Indiana man was injured after being pinned by 400-pound roofing rolls at a West Michigan construction site. The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit.ly/yHmSrU) 69-year-old Robert Gray of Fairbanks...
Tags: Health, Injuries and Wounds
SOUTH BEND — The Juvenile Justice Center is seeking to transfer about $99,000 from its 2011 budget to finance improvements at the 15-year-old facility, including new light poles and carpeting. According to Executive Director Peter Morgan, the...
AMSTETTEN, Austria (AP) — The liquidator of Josef Fritzl's estate says the basement of the house where Fritzl imprisoned and repeatedly raped his daughter for 24 years will be filled up with concrete. Walter Anzboeck says the move is to ensure the...
Tags: Austria, Metal and Mineral
PENN TOWNSHIP — Fire destroyed a home Thursday afternoon at the corner of Apple and Edison roads in Penn Township. This happened around 2 p.m. The family who lives at the home is safe, according to a WSBT photographer who was at the scene, but...
Tags: Metal and Mineral
WILSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A mortar attack in Afghanistan last year left 1st Lt. Antone Williams with a concussion severe enough to send him home. Then a tornado this spring left him without a home at all. Now the Alabama National Guardsman is trying...
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