September Volunteer Training

  From Compassion to Action 2017 September Volunteer Training   Center for Hospice Care needs volunteers in St. Joseph, La Porte, Elkhart, LaGrange, Starke, Marshall, Kosciusko and Fulton Counties. The next Volunteer Training is in September & October. No previous health care experience is necessary. Volunteers are needed for:   ·        Patient Care ·        Companionship … Continue reading September Volunteer Training

Rainbow Splash 5K

Time is running out for pre-registration for the Rainbow Splash 5K.  Get signed up today!  It’s a fun and colorful way to help kids. The Rainbow Splash takes place Sunday, August 20th. The run/walk begins at 8 AM at the Hamlet Fire Station and follows a scenic route through Hamlet. Get splashed with vibrant colors as … Continue reading Rainbow Splash 5K

Moonlit 5K

Hoot With The Owls – Run With The Chargers   This moonlight 5K fun run/walk is going to be a hoot! It will be an evening run, instead of morning, and you’ll be traversing the Lake Galbraith trail instead of paved streets. There will be luminaries lighting your way as you move along the prairie-lined … Continue reading Moonlit 5K

Art – Fun- History

Art – Fun – History Coming to Hamlet Some festivals are all about fun events, some about history and others about art and music.  The Yellowstone Trail Fest (YTF) combines them all in creating a truly “sociability” weekend for the community and surrounding areas. August 19 & 20th at the Starke County Fairgrounds in Hamlet … Continue reading Art – Fun- History

Chester, Inc celebrates 70 years!

VALPARAISO: Valparaiso based Chester, Inc is celebrating its 70th year in business. In 1947, Orville Redenbacher and Charles Bowman established Chester Incorporated, after purchasing the George F. Chester & Sons Seed company. At that time, Bowman was Manager of the Purdue Ag Alumn Seed Improvement Association, Lafayette, Indiana, and was formerly Manager of the Indiana … Continue reading Chester, Inc celebrates 70 years!