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Most of those who spoke out at Monday night's public hearing on Dunbar-Pulaski Middle School told Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz that the Gary school district can do its own turn-around of the academically-troubled school. The Indiana Department of Education...
Members of the Central Library's African-American History Committee read the names of victims of violence in Indianapolis (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) A new exhibit at the Central Library in Indianapolis uses a provocative title to tackle gun violence among African-Americans...
The death of famed actor and comedian Robin Williams has once again brought to light the issue of depression and suicide. Williams was found dead Monday morning in his northern California home. Authorities say it appears Williams committed suicide. Mandy Grella, a licensed...
The Noblesville woman involved in a fatal crash on the city's northeast side late Saturday night now faces six felony charges. The crash occurred shortly before 10:30 p.m. in the 9000 block of Fall Creek Road which left 50-year-old David Foster and 28-year-old Whitney Miller...
The Capital Improvement Board has approved $5 million in capital funding for the IUPUI Natatorium. The vote was five to two Monday. Indianapolis City Councilwoman Maggie Lewis voted against the funding saying the city has already given IUPUI $10 million. However, Indiana Sports...
Indiana now how more people without health insurance than all of our neighboring states according to a new report. The Gallup-Healthways Well Being Index was released last week and showed that the rate of uninsured in Indiana was virtually unchanged from last year, falling from...
Former Lawrence North basketball star Greg Oden, 26, faced a felony battery charge Monday following his arrest last Thursday in northeast Marion County after an incident involving his ex-girlfriend. Lawrence Police Department (LPD) investigators said just after 3:30 a.m.,...
Indianapolis' brand new fire chief says IFD will soon begin seeking elite status as a department. Mayor Greg Ballard gave Ernest Malone the oath of office during a ceremony at the Indiana War Memorial Monday. Malone takes over for Brian Sanford who has become chief of staff for...
Ragweed season is here, and there's a new medicine on the market that may help more than others, though it might be too late for this year. "Ragweed is a weed that grows basically anywhere...in Indiana," said Dr. Scott Phillips with the Center For Ear, Nose, Throat and Allergy...