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Applications are now being taken by the state from schools who want to be part of the one-year pilot pre-K program. Allen, Jackson, Lake, Marion and Vanderburgh Counties are part of the pilot program, which is being run by the Office of Early Childhood and Out-Of-School Learning...
A legislative study committee is recommending another baby step toward abolishing the business personal property tax. The panel is recommending that businesses who pay only a nominal amount be exempted entirely. This year's legislature gave counties the option of granting that...
(photo courtesy RTV6) A woman was found dead in the back yard of a near east side home Wednesday morning. IMPD officers were called around 7:00 a.m. to the home in the 500 block of North Rural Street on a report of an unconscious female in the back yard. EMS crews arrived on the...
Hundreds of FedEx pilots are picketing across the nation including here in Indiana. Dozens of pilots descended on Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis Wednesday. They're among some 800 picketing pilots across the nation. They're represented by the Air Line Pilots Association...
A brand new airline has come to Indiana. Allegiant Airlines says come mid-February, it'll begin operating four weekly, nonstop flights between Indianapolis International Airport and several vacation spots in Florida. Allegiant Airlines Vice President Lukas Johnson says...
Everyone should have the right to find housing without facing discrimination based on income, but many families are being denied that right in Marion County. A recent audit conducted by the Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana reveals high refusal rates for Hoosiers seeking...
Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Indiana) (WIBC.com file photo) The Republican takeover of the Senate means Indiana's Joe Donnelly will be in the minority after new members take office in January. But the freshman Democrat is sounding an optimistic note about the transition. Donnelly...
The members of the Indianapolis City-County Council's Rules and Public Policy Committee voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve Mayor Greg Ballard's pre-kindergarten program. The $43 million program would allow some low-income children to receive free preschool. The proposal...
The Anderson Community School Corporation has terminated its contract with Webber Transportation Services. The district's school board voted unanimously Tuesday night to terminate the contract after an Indiana State Police inspection last month led to 29 out of 30 school buses...