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city (1990 pop. 43,627), Elkhart co., N Ind., at the confluence of the Elkhart and St. Joseph rivers; settled 1824, inc. 1877. The city's status as a chief producer of band instruments began in 1875. Other major products include pharmaceuticals (the industry dates from 1884), machinery, electrical equipment, motor homes, and trailers. Agriculture and livestock are also prevalent.
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Now the highly paid specialist who conveys the Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Limited from Chicago to Elkhart is something of an autocrat, and he does not approve of being told how to back up to a car.
We share the Elkhart Truth's concerns that if this order is not quickly quashed, it could send the troubling message to the public and future sources that they cannot expect journalists to be allowed to remain independent of official criminal investigations.
All the gains in trade, transportation and utilities (400 jobs) were from the Elkhart MSA, and all the jobs in professional and business services added since last year (600 jobs) were gains in the South Bend-Mishawaka MSA.
Elkhart Chevy of Tom Naquin Chevrolet is excited to serve the Elkhart Indiana community as an official drop-off location for Toys for Tots donations.
Speaking at the Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce, the governor said the county is "clearly at the top of the list" among sites under consideration for a new Ivy Tech campus.
For 2003, the RVIA forecasts continued increases, which bodes well not only for the many RV manufacturers located around Elkhart but also the numerous industry suppliers in the surrounding area.
The city of Elkhart has choices, but the proposed remedy is not among them," Sharp wrote.
If further assistance is needed, contact Debbie Welsch at Elkhart Brass (219) 295-8330 Ext.
Pole for Carpentier:Patrick Carpentier, who won the Toyota-Atlantic championship in qualifying at Road America, will be shooting for his sixth straight victory from the pole today in Elkhart Lake, Wis.
The rationale for the 'A+' rating centers on EGH's strong balance sheet indicators and leading market share position in Elkhart County, IN.
The leadership team at Elkhart General Hospital did an amazing job coming together to demonstrate their broad capacity serving patients with heart failure," says James Stoodt, Senior Vice President, Member Development and Member Services of The Healthcare Colloquium, who presented during the in-depth onsite review.
The Economic Development Corporation of Elkhart County established a task force to promote entrepreneurship, innovation and diversification of the Elkhart-Goshen economy.