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An Indianapolis man faces charges in a deadly drug deal. Police said Mark Patterson Jr., 32, met up with Destiny Asher, 24 at an east-side gas station on March 26 for a drug deal near East 21st Street and Arlington Avenue. During the deal, police said Patterson was armed with a...
Kroger Central Division President Jeff Burt joined Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and state officials Wednesday morning to detail the strategic capital investment plan for central Indiana, which will exceed $464.6 million dollars. An estimated 3,440 additional jobs will be...
The nation is experiencing a rise in particle and ozone pollution. That's according to the American Lung Association's 16th Annual State of the Air Report just out. ALA Healthy Air Campaign Manager Mike Kolleng says the slight rise in overall air pollution in the past couple of...
Lots more Hoosiers are remodeling their homes. Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis President Steve Lains says the first quarter of 2015 appears to be the best first quarter for home remodeling in several years in Indiana. He says remodelers are citing the number of...
The number of confirmed HIV cases continues to grow in Scott County, but at a much slower rate that it was last week. Officials with the State Department of Health say that only two additional cases were confirmed since numbers were last reported on Friday putting the total up...
Legislators have reached a deal combining financial help for two Marion County small-claims courts with some long-sought reforms of the small-claims system. Marion County's small-claims system is unique in Indiana, with each of the county's nine townships operating its own court...
Legislators expect to vote Wednesday on a bill opening the door to needle exchange programs statewide to combat the spread of AIDS. Governor Pence instituted an emergency needle exchange program in Scott County last month after a sudden spike in HIV cases. The county has now...
Deciding when and how to allow live dealers at Indiana's two racetrack casinos is the last hurdle confronting casino legislation as the General Assembly session winds down. House and Senate versions of the bill put off live dealers until 2021, to give Indiana's Ohio River...
Indy's near-eastside got special distinction Tuesday. The Obama Administration has dubbed the area just east of downtown Indianapolis one of the nation's new "Project Zone" areas. That means it's getting about $8.2 million in federal assistance and $2 million from local...