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June, 2020

  • 15 June

    Just One Month Left to File Your Individual Income Taxes for the 2020 Tax Season

    INDIANAPOLIS – Tax Day is exactly one month away, July 15, and an estimated 500,000 Hoosiers still need to file their individual income taxes, according to the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR). “We always advise individuals to avoid waiting until the last minute, especially if they are expecting a refund,” …

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  • 15 June

    $40 Million in Grants to Aid in Economic Recovery

    Indiana was recently named No. 5 in the nation in the 2020 Best States for Business report compiled by Chief Executive Magazine. In order to continue supporting the employers in our state, Gov. Holcomb and the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) recently announced several new grants for businesses negatively impacted by the …

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  • 15 June

    Secretary of State Connie Lawson Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

    INDIANAPOLIS (June 15, 2020) — In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) on June 15, Secretary of State Connie Lawson and the Indiana Securities Division remind financial professionals and the public throughout Indiana that heightened isolation and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic have created a perfect storm for …

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  • 15 June

    Indy man dies after being pulled from water in Owen County

    Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of an Indianapolis man after he was pulled from Mill Creek in Owen County.   Vicente Ramos Valencia, 23, of Indianapolis, was wading into deep water in Mill Creek at the Cataract Falls State Recreation Area Saturday afternoon.  Witnesses described that Valencia began struggling …

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  • 12 June

    Expanding education and workforce initiatives

    To keep moving our state toward economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Holcomb recently announced a new initiative to help Indiana communities and businesses get back to work and get connected to critical career resources.The Rapid Recovery for a Better Future campaign uses $50 million in federal funding from the CARES Act to …

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  • 12 June

    Weekly Construction Update for Marion County and I-70 Projects

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation will close lanes throughout the week as work continues in Marion County and along the I-70 corridor. This weekly release will detail full closures, lane closures and ramp closures throughout the construction zones in Marion County and along the I-70 corridor from I-465 …

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  • 12 June

    Gov. Holcomb announces Ruble to leave post from Indiana Department of Labor in July

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Commissioner of Labor Rick Ruble has informed Gov. Eric J. Holcomb that after 23 years of public service he will step down from his position at the end of July. “Serving citizens over the span of three different Administrations, Rick has devoted every day to advance the …

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  • 12 June

    UK-Based Digital Services Provider Plans US Expansion, 100+ New Jobs in Indiana

    INDIANAPOLIS (June 11, 2020) – Kainos, a global digital services and platforms company, announced plans today to launch its first Midwest office in Indianapolis, creating up to 133 new, high-wage jobs by the end of 2024.“Because of Indiana’s business-friendly environment, low cost of living and high quality of life, global tech companies …

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  • 12 June

    Reps. Banks, Tiffany Introduce Reopen Our Schools Act

    WASHINGTON – Rep. Jim Banks (IN-03), member of the House Education and Labor Committee, and Rep. Tom Tiffany (WI-07) introduced a piece of legislation today that would halt a school’s federal funding if they refuse to reopen for in-person learning in the fall. The legislation’s title is Reopen Our Schools Act.  …

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  • 12 June

    Governor Announces Next Stage to Safely Reopen Indiana

    INDIANAPOLIS — As health indicators remain positive, Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced all 92 counties in the state can advance to Stage 4 of the Back On Track Indiana plan on Friday, June 12. Indiana Back On Track has five stages. Local governments may impose more restrictive guidelines. “I’m grateful …

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  • 12 June

    State Road 42 will close Friday night in Mooresville

    HENDRICKS AND MORGAN COUNTIES, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces State Road 42 will close on Friday, June 12 at 9 p.m. in Mooresville.  This is for a thin deck overlay on the S.R. 42 Bridge located just west of the S.R. 67/S.R. 144 intersection.  The road will …

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  • 12 June

    Bosma Enterprises Donates Surgical Masks and Face Shields to IndyGo Employees

    INDIANAPOLIS (June 11, 2020) — IndyGo and Bosma Enterprises are proud to announce a donation of 2,000 surgical masks and fifty face shields to the Indianapolis Public Transportation Foundation. The masks and face shields will be used by IndyGo staff, including bus operators. “IndyGo Operators are providing an essential service …

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  • 12 June

    Fabric Care Cleaners Announces, “Back To Work Wednesdays!”

    Hendricks County – Fabric Care Cleaners together with Success Wear of St. Vincent’s Hospital is helping people get an employment restart as Indiana enters Stage 4 of the COVID-19 recovery with “Back To Work Wednesdays”. In a statement Fabric Care Cleaners said they feel that one of the ways to …

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  • 10 June

    Visit Indiana’s The 20 IN 20; Roadside Attractions

    INDIANAPOLIS – (June 10, 2020) – Dozens of giant statues, signs, advertisements and artwork are some of the unique sights you will find across the Hoosier State. From a big peach to the world’s largest ball of paint, Visit Indiana’s #The20IN20 roadside attractions list makes hitting the road while social distancing much more …

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  • 10 June

    IMPD Homicide Detectives Arrest Man in Connection With Recent Downtown Homicide

    INDIANAPOLIS –  On Saturday June 6, 2020, at approximately 10:39 a.m., officers were dispatched to 200 E. Market St. to check the welfare of a female found in a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, Doneasha Galbreath, suffering from apparent trauma. Medics arrived and pronounced her deceased at 10:45 …

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