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FCDC presents Christmas Jubilee

November 26, 2013

NAPPANEE — Family Christian Development Center is gearing up for another Christmas Jubilee.
"It's trying to reach the right people who wouldn't otherwise have Christmas for their children," Karen Sherer-Stolzfus, executive director of the FCDC, said.
Christmas Jubilee gathers support from numerous agencies throughout the Wa-Nee area. Using the Toys for Tots collection bins, the FCDC compiles many toys and gifts for children throughout the community and brings them all to one central location.

To read the entire story, see the Nov. 21 issue of the Nappanee Advance News.

House of Holly helps community

November 26, 2013

House of Holly helps community

NAPPANEE -- Members of the Psi Iota Xi sorority spent their Sunday afternoon at the House of Holly inside the Nappanee Center.
Over 140 people passed through, purchasing tickets for three dollars each for the auction, selling Christmas-related items for local charities.
Cheeseballs were also for sale, along with refreshments.
Each room in the center had a number of items to choose from for the silent auction.
House of Holly is one of three major fundraisers including the geranium flower sales and basket bingo programs in the spring.

Bonding online, friends meet for the first time

November 14, 2013

NAPPANEE — Sarah Stump has finally met her Skype-sister.
Born with a rare condition that caused her to be bborn without part of her left arm, Stump struggled in her early school years to find friends who understood the difficulties of her life.
"When I was eight, I just needed someone there who could actually understand everything about me," Stump, a student at Northwood High School, explained. "Kids at my school, none of my friends could actually understand what was going on with my arm and stuff."

** To read the entire article, see the Nov. 14, 2013 issue of the Nappanee Advance News.

Wakarusa Council discuss future housing

November 14, 2013

The council chambers of the Wakarusa Town Hall were nearly filled to capacity during the Nov. 5 session of the town council. While the crowd wasn't particularly outspoken, they watched the council members somewhat warily, wondering what course of action would be forthcoming on the future housing development known as Camden Park.

** To read the entire article, see the Nov. 14, 2013 issue of the Nappanee Advance News.

Miracles at Main and Market ready to herald in the season

November 14, 2013

NAPPANEE — The sixth annual Miracles at Main and Market Streets Christmas Parade is at 7 p.m. this Saturday.
There will be a live nativity, Jingle the Elf, Santa Claus and his reindeer and a float parade with prizes.
The parade will follow Main Street south from the Boys and Girls Club to Lincoln Street.

** To read the entire article, see the Nov. 14, 2013 issue of the Nappanee Advance News.

Boil order cancelled

November 14, 2013

The system wide boil order for the City of Nappanee has been cancelled. It is no longer necessary to boiling drinking water. Bacteriological samples have been tested that show the water is safe for consumption.
Contact the Nappanee Water Utility Department with any questions at (574) 773-4623.

Boil order issued for Nappanee

November 11, 2013

The City of Nappanee experienced a malfunction at its water treatment facility this morning around 7:30 a.m., according to Mayor Larry Thompson.
Water Utility personnel are currently investigating the cause of this malfunction. Water pressure is currently being restored to the city.
Because of the loss of water pressure system wide, it is necessary to issue a citywide boil order.
In the mean time, utility customers are asked to boil all water used for human consumption prior to use. The Water Utility will notify all customer when the boil order is lifted.

Wa-Nee principals nominated for award

November 7, 2013

Wa-Nee Community Schools is celebrating the recent announcement that two of the district's leaders are in the running for some very distinctive honors. The news was shared among members of the school board during a session held on Monday evening, Oct. 28.
The Indiana Association of School Principals has notified the Wa-Nee administration that David Maugel, NorthWood High School principal, and Alan Thompson, principal of Woodview Elementary, have both been nominated for the title of Principal of the Year in their respective fields.

Five for the Homeless prepares for the winter

November 7, 2013

For the past year, John Shafer has been on a mission to bring warmth to the homeless of Chicago and Michiana.
On Oct. 26, he took a group to Chicago again to provide individuals living on the streets with care packages and blankets, like he does at least once a month.
"We went to Chicago for a shopping trip with a friend," he explained as he told the story of his decision to start the Chicago and Michiana Five for the Homeless organization.

** To read the entire article, see the Oct. 31, 2013 issue of the Nappanee Advance News.

Redevelopment to accept bids on flowershop items

November 7, 2013

The old Fred's Flower Shop building has been purchased by the Nappanee Redevelopment Commission.
Rather than hiring a team to salvage out the equipment inside, the commission has elected to give the people an opportunity to purchase anything inside.

** To read the entire article, see the Nov. 7, 2013 issue of the Nappanee Advance News

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