Archive - 2013
Fruit with creamy yogurt is a delicious combination.
Prep Time 15 minutes Total Time 15 minutes
1 container (6 ounces)key lime pie flavored yogurt
2 tablespoons orange juice
2 cups fresh pineapple chunks
1 cup strawberry halves
2 cups green grapes
1 cup blueberries
2 cups cubed cantaloupe
1/4 cup flaked or shredded coconut, toasted
Mix yogurt and orange juice; set aside.
In 2 1/2-quart clear glass bowl, layer fruit in order listed. Pour yogurt mixture over fruit. Sprinkle with coconut. Serve immediately.
The new animated film â€śTurboâ€ť opened this past Friday, July 19, and features a racing-savvy snail gain increased speed following a freak accident. Like its miniscule protagonist, â€śTurboâ€ť demonstrates great ambition in the special effects department and overall presentation, but is encumbered by a formulaic storyline, so-so dialogue, and a lack of innovation in comparison to previous animated movies.
July 14, 2013
KNOX â€”Â Valentin Sirghi, 22, died July 14, 2013.
There will be a memorial service at 5 p.m. CDT Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Lighthouse Gospel Church, 1102 Pacific Ave., Knox.
Nancy R. Slavey
July 17, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Nancy R. Slavey, 73, of Bremen died Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at IU Health Goshen.
She is survived by two sons, Thomas (Betty) Slavey of Nappanee and Jeffrey Slavey of Bremen; five grandchildren; a sister, Karen (Walt) Meyer of New Bern, N.C.; and two brothers, Bill (Joyce) Husmann of Union City and John Husmann of Long Beach, Calif.
PLYMOUTHâ€” Spike and the Bulldogs will perform in todayâ€™s Music in the Park Concert, provided by Encore Performing Arts.
This weekâ€™s concert also includes Car Cruise-In featuring classic and show cars prior to 2000. Registration for the show begins at 4 p.m. Car show opens at 5 p.m.
At 7 p.m. Spike and the Bulldogs will take the stage in the Young amphitheater in Centennial Park. Tickets are $10 for adults. Students and children are free.
PLYMOUTH - A local company has been honored with a state award.
Kessler Crane - a Marshall County company that makes camera support equipment for the film industry - was named as one of Indianaâ€™s â€śCompanies to Watchâ€ť for this year.
The accolade, presented by the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, the Indiana Small Business Development Center network and the Edward Lowe Foundation, recognizes the stateâ€™s privately held businesses that employ six to 150 full-time employees and have between $750,000 to $100 million in annual revenue or capital.
WASHINGTON D.C. - A local businessman was the voice of small business - in particular manufacturing - before the Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade.
J.B. Brown, President of Bremen Castings was a member of a panel of experts testifying on Thursday morning regarding the affect proposed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations will have on his company and other small businesses around the country. The Committee was examining the impact of the compliance obligations in the EPAâ€™s proposed Regulatory Flexibility Act.
These gyro-style sandwiches, made with chick peas and served in pita breads, bring Middle Eastern flavor to mealtime.
Prep Time : 1 hour
Makes 8 sandwiches
3/4 cup water
1/4 cup uncooked bulgur
1 can (15 oz) chick peas (garbanzo beans), drained, rinsed
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
4 medium green onions, sliced (1/4 cup)
1 tablespoon Gold MedalÂ® all-purpose flour
3 tablespoons water
2 teaspoons ground cumin
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
Wayne R. Hummel
July 14, 2013
BREMEN â€”Â Wayne R. Hummel, 66, formerly of Bremen, died Sunday, July 14, 2013.
He is survived by his wife, Susan Hummel of Linden, Va.; one daughter, Penny (Gene) Cooper of Peru; three sons, George Hummel of Gainsville, Va., Roger Hummel and Michael (Ami) Hummel, both of Anderson; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a sister, Charlene (Tom) Guyse of Bremen.
A funeral service will be held at Mishler Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013. Burial will follow in the Bremen Cemetery.
Allen Eugene Quimby
Jan. 13, 1989 - July 13, 2013
ARGOS â€”Â Allen Eugene Quimby, 24, of Argos died July 13, 2013 at 9:37 a.m. at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center â€“ Plymouth following a sudden illness.
He was born Jan. 13, 1989 in Plymouth to Ernest Lamar Quimby Jr. and MaLeta Bauman. He has lived in the Argos community all of his life.
He worked at McDonaldâ€™s in Argos.
He was a graduate of Argos High School class of 2007.
He served in the Indiana National Guard. Allen enjoyed his music and writing songs and spending time with the friends he had known since grade school.
PLYMOUTH â€” Loretta Schmidt has been named President of the Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center Plymouth Campus, according to a press release issued Tuesday.
With more than 20 years experience as a registered nurse, Schmidtâ€™s background includes critical care, home care, emergency medicine, medical surgery, quality, accreditation, risk and department and executive leadership roles.