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(image courtesy of Purdue Agriculture) The federal government will spend millions of dollars to figure out why honeybees and monarch butterflies are disappearing. Several federal agencies will be part of the study, which one Purdue University researcher says is long overdue. "...
Need a temporary job? The Indiana State Fair hopes to fill more than 500 seasonal positions. A job fair will be held Thursday, May 28 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds Ag/Hort Building from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. “The Indiana State Fair requires a large temporary workforce to provide...
A nationwide lawsuit has been filed against four supposed cancer charities, involving law enforcement from every state, including Indiana. The four charities targeted in the investigation include: the Cancer Fund Of America, Cancer Support Services, Children’s Cancer Fund Of...
(image courtesy of Indianapolis Monthly) David Letterman retires after his show tonight, and a professor at Letterman's alma mater says it is also the end of the late night talk show as generations have known it. "Is it the end of late night talk shows? Absolutely not. But it is...
(WIBC.com photo: City of Westfield) A study commissioned by Westfield predicts a 39% increase in attendance this year at the city's new Grand Park sports complex. Mayor Andy Cook says some of the expected increase comes from being open for the full year -- Grand Park didn't cut...
Westfield-Washington Schools Superintendent Mark Keen (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Police blame last month's Westfield High School stage collapse on the replacement of the original orchestra pit cover by the school's auditorium director. The original, removable cover has steel...
Get more exercise and eat more fruits and vegetables. Seems easy enough, but many central Indiana residents apparently are not that healthy. The American Fitness Index Report was released Tuesday and Indianapolis sits at the bottom of the 50th healthiest cities in the country...
Church of the Immaculate Conception at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College near Terre Haute (image courtesy of SMWC) After 175 years, the nation's oldest Catholic liberal arts college for women is going co-ed. The Board of Trustees of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College near Terre Haute...
Stanley Black & Decker is planning to expand its operations in Hancock County, creating up to 136 new jobs by 2018. The New Britain, Connecticut-based company will invest $7.69 million to renovate and equip its facility in Greenfield. The company plans to begin producing...