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The nativity scene outside the Frankin Co. Courthouse that led to a lawsuit in 2014 (wibc.com file photo) A bill to give public schools legal protection to hold Christmas parties, as well as allow certain religious displays on public property, is making its way through the...
The Indianapolis Housing Agency and Eskenazi Health are helping public housing residents get signed up for healthcare. They're holding a series of open enrollment events complete with navigators to help them understand the ins and outs of the Affordable Care Act. They held one...
Governor Pence (left) among those testifying before a Congressional Committee (image courtesy of Office of the Governor) Two days before President Obama comes to Indianapolis to talk about free community college, Governor Pence went to Washington to say Indiana could be a model...
Power companies and environmental groups are gearing up for a fight over a bill to change how customers are billed for solar power. Customers now get an offset on their bills if they generate their own electricity through solar panels or other renewables. Utilities argue those...
Tourism continues to be tops in Indiana. A new report shows that travel, hospitality and tourism remain the sixth largest industry in the state. The Indiana Office of Tourism Development says the industry supported more than 187,000 jobs and pumps $10.3 billion in revenue to...
House Republicans are pushing to double state funding to counter domestic violence. Governor Pence has proposed an extra million dollars for anti-domestic violence efforts. A House committee has unanimously recommended a $5 million increase, plus $2 million more for victims of...
The Senate will try to revive a bid to require Indiana high school students to pass the same test immigrants take to gain citizenship. The House Education Committee took testimony last month on a bill to require a civics test for graduation, but didn't vote -- skeptics note...
Dewayne Lewis (photo courtesy Greenwood Police Department) Police arrested a Greenwood man Tuesday afternoon after a drug bust at a Greenwood hotel. Greenwood Police say they assisted Indiana State Police with the investigation which led them to a room at the Red Roof Inn in the...
Greg Oden (file photo) Former Lawrence North High School basketball star, Greg Oden, pleaded guilty last December after his arrest in August for an attack on his ex-girlfriend. The deal was reached just before Christmas where Oden pled guilty to battery with bodily injury while...