Solar project approved for South Bend

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (NASDAQ: IEA) has announced a 20 MW solar project award in Indiana. IEA subsidiary White Construction secured the project, which includes building the South Bend Photovoltaic facility on a 200 acre site near South Bend.

Brew & Broccoli: Indiana grocery chain adds a brewpub

A supermarket chain in northern Indiana is rethinking how grocers should operate. Martin’s Supermarkets has joined a nationally-growing trend to go beyond essentials, by offering a “store within a store” concept. No longer are customers satisfied with prepared salads or even freshly cooked chicken, they now want artisan pizza, smokehouse meats, and craft beer on-tap

Notre Dame among ‘most inspired’ campuses

The University of Notre Dame has landed a spot on Great Value Colleges’ list of "The 50 Most Inspired College Campuses." The website ranks Notre Dame No. 13 for its unique campus, technological amenities and notoriety.

Pentagon CMO steps down from 1st Source Bank board

South Bend-based 1st Source Corp. (Nasdaq: SRCE) has announced Lisa Hershman has resigned from the 1st Source Bank and the corporation’s board of directors because of her position with the Pentagon.

Beacon Health partners with Michigan rehab hospital

Michigan-based Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital and Beacon Health are announcing a partnership. Under the affiliation agreement, Mary Free Bed will now facilitate the adult, inpatient rehabilitation programs at Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital in South Bend.

Simba Chain closes $1.5 million seed investment round

South Bend-based SIMBA Chain, a cloud-based, smart-contract-as-a-service platform has officially closed a $1.5 million seed financing round. The company says the funding will be used to hire additional sales and development employees to boost a market roll out.