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March, 2021

  • 24 March

    Professional Recruiting Firm Growing Operations, Adding Jobs in Central Indiana

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 23, 2021) – Networks Connect LLC, a professional staffing services provider, announced plans today to expand its headquarters in Indianapolis. The company, which has recently hired 16 employees since August 2020, plans to continue its hiring trend, creating up to 34 more new jobs by the end of …

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  • 24 March

    DOR Announces Individual Filing and Payment Deadline Extensions

    INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric Holcomb announced the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) is extending individual income tax filing and payment deadlines to align with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) deadline of May 17, 2021. “Last week, the IRS announced tax deadline and payment extensions for individual tax returns. By aligning …

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  • 24 March

    Gov. Holcomb Signs Executive Order to Delay Individual Income Tax Deadline

    INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric J. Holcomb has signed Executive Order 21-07 to align the state of Indiana with the federal government and delay state individual income tax filings and payments from April 15 to May 17. Last week, the U.S. Treasury extended the deadline to file and pay federal individual …

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  • 24 March

    Indiana Lyons win Region, advance to ABA Final Eight

    DANVILLE, IN – The Indiana Lyons won their first and second American Basketball Association (ABA) playoff games in franchise history over the weekend and emerged as the ABA North Central Region Champions. The Lyons advance to the league’s Final Eight tournament in St. Louis in mid-April. After finishing with a …

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  • 24 March

    Indiana State Fairgrounds education program offers augmented reality experiences for students

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 22, 2021) — In celebration of National Ag Day, the Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture have teamed up to launch a new augmented reality education opportunity for students of all ages but with a focus on grades eight, nine and 10.  …

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  • 24 March

    OCRA opens Round 2 of Community Connections for People with Disabilities Grant

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 22, 2021) – Today, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch announced that the Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) and the Division of Disability and Rehabilitation Services (DDRS) have opened Round 2 of the Community Connections for People with Disabilities (CCPWD) grant program. Awardees are eligible for up to $200,000 …

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  • 22 March

    WYRZ On-Air Schedule

    All Times Eastern Su M Tu W Th F Sa 6:00 6:30 7:00 The Morning Drive with Brian Scott 7:30 8:00 A Million Dollar Weekend with K-Rob WYRZ Newsbreak, Paul Poteet’s Weather Forecast A Million Dollar Weekend with K-Rob 8:30 The Morning Drive with Brian Scott 9:00 9:30 10:00 All …

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  • 18 March

    Avon High School Chamber Players wins prestigious Heart of the Arts Award

    AVON, Ind., March 18, 2021 – The Avon High School (AHS) Chamber Players are the section 4 recipients of the 2021 Heart of the Arts Award from the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). This prestigious award recognizes individuals and ensembles exemplifying “the ideals of the positive heart …

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  • 18 March

    INDOT to Close Dandy Trail Bridge Over I-74 for Replacement

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation is scheduled to close the Dandy Trail Bridge over I-74 on the west side of Indianapolis for replacement. The bridge is scheduled to close on April 1. It will reopen in the middle of September. The closure and open dates are weather permitting …

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  • 18 March

    Gov. Holcomb Announces Sullivan as Secretary of State

    Indiana Secretary of State Holli Sullivan INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric J. Holcomb announced Rep. Holli Sullivan will serve as Indiana’s 62nd Secretary of State. “I’m thrilled Rep. Holli Sullivan has accepted this new leadership role for I know she will serve Hoosiers with the same intellect, integrity and energy she …

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  • 18 March

    Thompson recognizes Danville students at the Statehouse for being named Indianapolis NBA Rising Star All-Stars

    STATEHOUSE (March 16, 2021) – State Rep. Jeff Thompson (R-Lizton) at the Statehouse recently honored a pair of Danville High School students with a House resolution for being named Indianapolis NBA Rising Star All-Stars.  Thompson, a co-author of House Resolution 12, said “Rising Stars” are high school seniors who demonstrate …

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  • 18 March

    Prescribed Burn Planned for Outdoor Classroom at Williams Park

    This spring, Brownsburg Parks’ Natural Resources team will conduct a prescribed burn at the Outdoor Classroom at Williams Park. The burn will be in partnership with the Brownsburg Fire Territory and conducted as weather and site conditions allow. While setting vegetation on fire may seem counter-intuitive to preserving natural areas, …

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  • 18 March

    Hendricks C.R. 1000 South closing March 30 for two Weeks

    HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces Hendricks C.R. 1000 South will close just south of the I-70 and State Road 39 interchange beginning on or after Tuesday, March 30. This is directly across from the TA Travel Center. This is for the contractor to reconstruct the …

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  • 18 March

    Full Closure at the North Split to begin in May

    MARION COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) reminds motorists the 18-month closure of the North Split Interchange in downtown Indianapolis is only two months away. Major reconstruction is expected to close the interchange on or after May 15, 2021, weather permitting. During the full closure, I-65 and …

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  • 18 March

    January Indiana Employment Report

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 15, 2021) – Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 4.2 percent for January, and the national rate is 6.3 percent. The monthly unemployment rate is a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) indicator that reflects the number of unemployed people seeking employment within the prior four weeks as a percentage of the …

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