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Hendricks County Community Foundation Completes Comprehensive Review of Scholarship Process

The Hendricks County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the completion of a comprehensive review of its Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program (LECSP). This initiative is a testament to the HCCF’s ongoing commitment to supporting equitable educational opportunities for aspiring scholars in Hendricks County. Since 1998, the Community Foundation has …

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Suspect Arrested After Firing Shots on I-465

Indianapolis, IN – May 18, 2023 at 7:28 p.m., Indiana State Police Dispatchers received a 911 call about a person firing shots from inside a silver Ford Focus on I-465 eastbound near Mann Road. Dispatchers gathered as much descriptive information about the suspect’s vehicle as possible and relayed that information to …

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Town of Avon and Avon Junior Athletics League Begin Partnership to Expand Sports Opportunities to the Community

Avon, Indiana – The Town of Avon and Avon Junior Athletic Association (AJAA) are thrilled to announce their partnership to continue promoting physical activity and sports opportunities among the youth in the community.  Avon Junior Athletic Association is a non-profit organization that provides opportunities for children in grades K-12 to participate in a …

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Groundbreaking For New 6.7-Acre Public Park in Brownsburg

Town of Brownsburg officials and representatives from Meyer Najem, V3 Companies, and Smock Fansler Corporation gathered today for a groundbreaking to celebrate the construction of a new 6.7-acre public park, Virgil Park, in Brownsburg, IN. Virgil Park, located at 9145 E. County Road 300 N., will feature many natural elements …

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I-465 closures planned in June and July on southwest side of Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Improvements to I-465 on Indianapolis’ southwest side, including an additional travel lane in each direction, are a significant component of the overall I-69 Finish Line project and will require temporary, directional closures of I-465 in June and July. Construction work will require motorists to adjust their commutes or plan for longer travel times to reach their destinations. Eastbound and westbound closures will not take place at the same …

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