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Loons clip South Bend Cubs - South Bend Tribune
MIDLAND, Mich. — Just one week after he shut out Great Lakes over eight dazzling innings, South Bend starter Erick Leal allowed three first-inning runs as the Loons topped the Cubs, 4-1, in the series opener Tuesday night at Dow Diamond. Great Lakes (13 ...
Take a sneak peek inside South Bend's newest restaurant, Tapastrie - South Bend Tribune
Nathan Winship Smith picked up a jagged piece of gray tile from a bucket and held it up to the pillar. He placed it several different places, turning it around as if trying to put together a puzzle. Using a hand-held cutter, Smith decided to break the tile ...
Pro soccer: Beasley ready for call - South Bend Tribune
DENVER — A quick heads up to Jurgen Klinsmann: Should you ever need DaMarcus Beasley for national team duty again, just call. The veteran of four World Cups will always listen. Beasley was coaxed out of his retirement from the national team by the U.S ...
Pro women's basketball: Sprint to title begins - South Bend Tribune
UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- With All-Star weekend finished, the WNBA turns its attention to the second half of the season. The sprint to the playoffs and the WNBA championship will most likely hinge on which team can stay the healthiest. Minnesota is leading the ...
Pro basketball: Pistons care about more than wins, losses - South Bend Tribune
Reggie Jackson's mind was racing. Near the end of the regular season, the Detroit Pistons' point guard learned that his father, Saul, had been hospitalized with a diabetic seizure. Jackson learned this shortly after the team plane had landed in Detroit ...
South Bend homeowner on fatal struggle with burglar: 'Maybe the gun went off.' - South Bend Tribune
SOUTH BEND — As 73-year-old Michael Parcher leaned against the hood of a TV news truck Tuesday, his legs still shaky, he tried to remember everything that happened in his house before a suspected burglar collapsed and died on the way out the back door.
St. Joseph County health officials won't reduce 2016 budget hike request - South Bend Tribune
A backlog of about 500 food service establishments needing inspections. The inability to guarantee sexually transmitted disease care. Closure of the Mishawaka vital records office. Elimination of flu vaccines in schools. St. Joseph County public health ...
Pro baseball: SS Tulo heads to Toronto - South Bend Tribune
The Colorado Rockies and Toronto Blue Jays have swapped star shortstops. Toronto sent Jose Reyes and right-handed pitchers Miguel Castro, Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco to Colorado for Troy Tulowitzki and right-handed reliever LaTroy Hawkins. Both ...
Gruden stands for youth sports - South Bend Tribune
NEW YORK -- Jon Gruden looks at the present and predicted future of youth sports. It makes him cringe. The Super Bowl-winning coach and current ESPN football analyst got involved with the Sports Matter program through the DICK's Sporting Goods Foundation ...
World cup: ND's Boxx, Holiday leave U.S. team - South Bend Tribune
PORTLAND, Ore. — United States soccer formally announced that midfielders Shannon Boxx and Lauren Holiday will retire from the U.S. national team following a victory tour to celebrate the Women's World Cup title. Both players had previously voiced their ...
Pro football: Brady's four-game suspension by NFL upheld -- for now - South Bend Tribune
NEW YORK — Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs during the AFC championship game has been upheld by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The league announced the decision Tuesday, with Goodell saying that the New ...
Speicher to take helm in Mishawaka schools - South Bend Tribune
MISHAWAKA — Leading School City of Mishawaka for the next year, Dean Speicher said, was never on his "bucket list." “That was not my vision,” said Speicher, shortly after being named interim superintendent Tuesday night. But after being asked by the ...
Mike Pence touts Indiana charter school expansion - South Bend Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Mike Pence touted a charter school expansion Tuesday that will dramatically increase the number of the privately run facilities in Indiana. Pence told a conference of charter school teachers that the state will add 22 new ...
Canterbury opens ‘Bette Davis’ - South Bend Tribune
MICHIGAN CITY — Canterbury Summer Theatre presents “Bette Davis on the Edge” today through Saturday at Mainstreet Theatre, 807 Franklin St. Conceived, written and performed by London-based actress Christine St. John, the play captures the film icon ...
Our Opinion: Make VA clinic accessible to vets - South Bend Tribune
Last Wednesday’s announcement that the Department of Veterans Affairs has approved construction of a new VA clinic in Mishawaka is some long-awaited good news for this area. But there’s an important piece of business remaining that must be resolved.