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Ivy Tech says it welcomes a state-ordered review of its programs. Legislators instructed the Commission for Higher Education to examine which degree programs have the lowest graduation rates, and either restructure or eliminate them. Senate Appropriations Chairman Luke Kenley (R...
IPS Superintedent Lewis Ferebee (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) The superintendent of Indianapolis Public Schools says new policies should help prevent fights like the one captured on video at Northwest high school. Lewis Ferebee said that based on the video he saw, "had I been in...
Howard County officials are the latest to express their concern about a growing heroin epidemic. The city is reporting nearly as many overdoses in the first few months of this year as in all of 2014. Heroin is inexpensive, highly addictive and easy to obtain, and Howard County...
Indianapolis Public Schools will soon have new rules on student and teacher safety. IPS did not say a Monday night meeting for middle and high school principals was a direct response to the fight that was recorded on video at Northwest High School last week. But in a newsletter...
The National Weather Service says a tornado watch is in effect for much of Central and Eastern Indiana until eight o'clock tonight. Indy-based Meteorologist Meagan Bird says the watch includes 25 counties - Bartholomew, Clinton, Franklin, Hamilton, Jackson, Marion, Tipton,...
((Photo by: RTV6)) As public safety crews were searching a retention pond, near where a three year old went missing, a much less maudlin scenario was playing out at a neighbor's house. The boy, Michael Stepian slipped out of his Greenwood home while the dad was asleep, but as it...
An Indiana tech company is on the move. Bloomerang LLC plans to break ground on a new headquarters in Lawrence Tuesday. The $1 million, 20,000 square foot facility will be located at Lawrence Village at the Fort near East 56th Street and North Post Road. Bloomerang currently...
Several state lawmakers are at least thinking about moving up in the political world. In addition to State Senator Karen Tallian (D, Ogden Dunes) announcing a run for the Democratic nomination for governor next year, two Senate Republicans are either running for higher office or...
(cars like this '71 Plymouth Hemi GTX will be up for auction) Automotive history that spans over 100 years will be at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, starting tomorrow...and...the cars are for sale. The Mecum Spring Classic has been in Indianapolis since 2008, and this year's...