elkhart Archives

Celebrate stories and storytellers ‘On The Heritage Tale’

Elkhart’s story is about to be told “On The Heritage Tale.” Authors, musicians and other creatives will be featured in a week-long celebration at the downtown library the week of […]

Judge Redding wanted reform but failed to beat Cosentino

A brigade of men in light-colored suits moved confidently on the sidewalk leading to the Elkhart County Courthouse. In the middle of this who’s who of local lawyers was the […]
Traffic goes under downtown Elkhart's Arch

Looming over downtown, the costly Arch was toppled by critics

The Arch was memorable, costly and criticized as a short-lived 1960s Main Street attraction.

The Klan wanted influence. One Elkhart leader took a stand.

A KKK grand dragon wielded great political power in 1920s Indiana. But one man made sure he knew he wasn't welcome in Elkhart.

Curbside Concerts

Join us for another season of good music from the roof of the Downtown Elkhart Public Library. Each Thursday at 7 p.m. Aug. 5-Sept. 2 a different band will bring […]

Curbside Concerts

Join us for another season of good music from the roof of the Downtown Elkhart Public Library. Each Thursday at 7 p.m. Aug. 5-Sept. 9 a different band will bring […]

Curbside Concerts

Join us for another season of good music from the roof of the Downtown Elkhart Public Library. Each Thursday at 7 p.m. Aug. 5-Sept. 2 a different band will bring […]

Curbside Concerts

Join us for another season of good music from the roof of the Downtown Elkhart Public Library. Each Thursday at 7 p.m. Aug. 5-Sept. 2 a different band will bring […]

Curbside Concerts

Join us for another season of good music from the roof of the Downtown Elkhart Public Library. Each Thursday at 7 p.m. Aug. 5-Sept. 2 a different band will bring […]