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(Facebook: Knox High School) It doesn't sound as if schools in Indiana that still use the Redskins nickname are in any hurry to change. The use of Redskins has been criticized by Native American groups and others for many years, and this week the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...
The leader of the Democratic City-County Council says she expects a compromise on Republican Mayor Greg Ballard's call for a second round of road and bridge projects -- but the mayor is still sounding skeptical. Ballard plans to introduce a scaled-back version of what he's...
IMPD is warning residents about a rash of burglaries on the city's southeast side. Police say ten burglaries have occurred in the neighborhood near East Raymond Street and South Franklin Road in the last three weeks. Three burglaries occurred in a 24-hour period on June 16 in...
(photo courtesy IFD) Investigators believe an IMPD officer's car was intentionally set on fire Wednesday morning. IFD Capt. Rita Reith says firefighters were dispatched to the officer's north side home just before 6:30 a.m. and found the officer's patrol car on fire in the...
(photo courtesy Indianapolis Colts) Dallas Clark has retired from professional football after signing a one-day contract Wednesday with the Indianapolis Colts. That made it possible for him to make his exit as a member of the team that drafted him in 2003. Colts owner Jim Irsay...
Joshua Curbeaux (photo courtesy IMPD) A SWAT situation came to an end late Wednesday afternoon after a shooting suspect turned himself in to police. Indianapolis police were stationed outside a home in the 1600 block of South State Avenue for six hours. They believed a shooting...
Thousands of homeless residents in Central Indiana are benefiting from a first of its kind, full-service health center. Horizon House and Eskenazi Health are opening the Eskenazi Health Pedigo at Horizon House Health Center on the city's east side. Horizon House Executive...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indy is rebranding the line of strip malls between I-65 and 465 on the westside as the International Marketplace. The stretch of 38th Street from Lafayette Square Mall west to the bypass has become a melting pot of ethnic markets -- Asian, African,...
Henry Ryder, in costume as poet James Whitcomb Riley. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The historic home of James Whitcomb Riley has added a million-dollar visitors' center. The Hoosier poet's home east of downtown Indianapolis draws thousands of visitors a year -- but there's no...