Plans Call for New Mishawaka Rehab Hospital

Published Tuesday, June 12, 2018
According to an article in the South Bend Tribune, a local developer hopes to begin construction this summer on a new, 40-bed hospital for patients who are going through rehabilitation from stroke, brain injury, amputation and a range of medical conditions. It would create 120 jobs, said the developer, Ryan Rans, managing partner with Great Lakes Capital. more»

Indiana Gets 'A' in Manufacturing, Logistics Health

Published Friday, June 8, 2018
A new study shows employment in the manufacturing sector in Indiana is expanding faster than ever before and the logistics industry is experiencing its second-longest expansion in 50 years. The 2018 Manufacturing and Logistics Report Card, a collaboration between the Ball State University Center for Business and Economic Research and Conexus Indiana, graded more»

Nonstop Flights to Dallas and Charlotte Underway

Published Friday, June 8, 2018
On Thursday, June 7, the South Bend International Airport (SBN) celebrated the arrival of American Airlines’ nonstop flights to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT). “The take-off of these flights to two of American Airlines’ largest hubs is a result of the community’s more»

Elevate Ventures Awards 5 Companies High Potential Startup Grants

Published Thursday, June 7, 2018
Elevate Ventures has awarded five companies in North Central Indiana High Potential Startup Grants (HPSGs) totaling $92,500. HPSGs are a pre-seed program awarding up to $25,000 to high-potential startups. The companies most recently awarded include: BioLine, manufacturer of a fully biodegradable and compostable body bags, replacing standard plastic more»

Electric Vehicle Company to Establish Manufacturing in South Bend Region

Published Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb and St. Joseph County officials joined executives from SF Motors, a global intelligent electric vehicle (EV) company that aims to accelerate the growth of the EV industry at large, today as the company announced plans to establish manufacturing operations here, acquiring AM General’s commercial plant in Mishawaka with more»

NextLevel Jobs Webinar June 7

Published Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Join staff leaders from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development to take a look inside the new Next Level Jobs initiative recently launched by Governor Eric Holcomb. A webinar, June 7 at 10:30 a.m. ET, is being offered exclusively for members of local Chambers of Commerce throughout Indiana, including the South Bend Regional Chamber. The program more»

Beacon Health Expands in the South Bend Region

Published Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Beacon Health System announced plans to break ground on a hospital with an emergency department on Beacon Parkway in Granger, across from Beacon Health & Fitness. At the same time, Beacon will welcome Community Hospital of Bremen to the health system, pending final approvals. By expanding its geographic footprint, Beacon will make it more convenient more»

More Than $400,000 Awarded in McCloskey Competition

Published Saturday, April 28, 2018
More than $400,000 in cash and in-kind prizes were awarded to 17 regional teams at the 2018 McCloskey New Venture Competition on April 27, as part of the first-ever IDEA Week innovation festival celebration. The $50,000 grand prize, which is given to teams founded by University of Notre Dame students or alumni, was split between Enlighten Mobility and more»