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(WESTFIELD) - The Westfield City Council gave it the thumbs up after a unanimous vote Monday night for new development and rezoning plans for Big Hoffa's Smokehouse BBQ. The new restaurant will be located on the northeast corner of East and Main Street. It originally opened in...
CNN reporter Ted Barrett contributed to this report CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa--Gov. Mike Pence echoed Donald Trump in his call for Hillar Clinton to shut down the Clinton Foundation. Pence made a stop in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for a town hall Monday. "Today alone on the plane when I'm...
ANDERSON, Ind. -- The Ku Klux Klan says it's planning a recruiting rally in Madison County next month. Last week, the Klan passed out literature in Johnson County with a phone number on it. The number was for Imperial Wizard Richard Preston. Preston said the flyers are being...
INDIANAPOLIS - A new group has formed on the east side to take back their streets. They call themselves the "Concerned OGs," or "original gangsters." They're men who've given up a life of crime and are now hoping to inspire wayward youth to do the same. "The guys I see now, they...
INDOT Commissioner Brandye Hendrickson (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) INDOT is on a three-day tour to hand out money for local road and bridge projects. Central Indiana will receive nearly a third of the 160-million dollars in local road money set aside by this year's legislature...
A teacher and a student are mounting independent campaigns for the Indiana House. Kokomo teachers' union president Jason Burns is challenging Republican Representative Heath VanNatter, while I-U student Drew Ash is taking on Bloomington Democrat Matt Pierce. Both candidates will...
COLUMBUS - A Columbus woman was arrested Saturday evening after she apparently used a bar to barricade a bedroom door shut with her two small children inside, according to police. Officers responded to the residence in the 1100 block of Grand Avenue shortly after 10:00 p.m. and...
NEW CASTLE, Ind. -- The search continues for a missing senior citizen from Henry County. Larry Tucker, 74, was last seen Aug. 14 around 8 p.m. at a nursing home in New Castle. Indiana State Police issued a Silver Alert on Aug. 15 which remains in effect. Police and volunteers...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Sometimes you just need a little music to make your drive a little better. On Sunday, the last day of the Indiana State Fair, four Indiana State Police troopers lip synched to "Summer Nights" from Grease. The troopers, who weren't named, enjoyed the "Summer...