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Local governments are still taking a dim view of new local tax relief options for the business personal property tax. About 200 city, county and school officials gathered in Indianapolis for a two-hour tutorial on the details of the tax compromise passed by this year's...
The private firm at the center of Mayor Greg Ballard's recycling plan is defending itself against stiff opposition. Covanta Vice President Scott Holkeboer says their $50 million recycling facility is a step in the right direction for Indianapolis. Holkeboer spoke during a...
Indy Backpack Attack volunteers are in full gear. They're gathering up thousands of donated school supplies for needy Marion County students who will soon go back to school. Indy Back Pack Attack Chair Tiffany Dial says this year marks their 15th year. Volunteers are currently...
Former Indiana Congressman Lee Hamilton is speaking out on 10th anniversary of the 9/11 Commission Report. The report was released in 2004. Hamilton - Vice Chairman of the 9/11 Commission - says America is safer since the attacks on 9/11, but he says he fears that Americans...
Jake Miller and Craig Bowen, Indiana's first same-sex couple to marry after a judge's ruling in June (Indianapolis Monthly photo) Ten states have joined Indiana's appeal of a federal judge's ruling that same-sex marriage in the state should be legal. In a friend-of-the-court...
Doctors at Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis performed the state's first "breathing lung" transplant. The successful operation was performed during a double-lung transplant on 63 year-old Damon Bradmueller of Brownsburg,who had spent the last nine...
Arlington High School will open on schedule next month. The Indianapolis Public Schools board approved a plan in which the school district will take over maintenance of the school's grounds, sports fields and the removal of snow during the winter for the coming school year...
The Community Affairs Committee of the Indianapolis City-County Council heard arguments Tuesday on the proposed resolution urging Indianapolis Power and Light to stop burning coal at its Harding Street plant by 2020. Supporters of the resolution gave testimony on the health...
(photo courtesy Indiana State Police) Three adults and three children were injured after a crash on Interstate 70 Tuesday afternoon in Putnam County. Indiana State Police say the crash happened around 3:15 p.m. near U.S. 231 at the 41 mile marker. Investigators say a Ford F-150...