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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...
INDIANAPOLIS - Ever wanted to try out a restaurant in downtown Indy? Now's your chance. Devour Downtown Summerfest will begin Monday through Sept. 4. More than 90 participating restaurants will have three-course, value-priced menus available. You can sample a variety of food...
Although overall attendance for this year's Indiana State Fair was down, Sunday's final day of the fair set a new record. Over 83,000 people attended the state fair Sunday, providing a final boost to what was otherwise a bit of a down year. Attendance was just over 731,500 this...