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March, 2022

  • 21 March

    CollegeChoice 529 Plans Celebrate 25 Years of Hoosiers Saving

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 21, 2022) — Indiana’s nationally-recognized CollegeChoice 529 Savings Plans are celebrating 25 years of Hoosiers saving for education. The popular program launched in 1997, following passage of legislation on March 21, 1996. Today, the program boasts $6.8 billion in assets under management in more than 417,000 accounts across three …

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  • 21 March

    Two Vehicle Crash on I-465 Claims the
    Life of an Indianapolis Man

    (Indianapolis, IN)-The Indiana State Police is investigating a two vehicle crash which occurred earlier Friday afternoon on I-465 in which a man from Indianapolis was killed. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Mike Risley indicates at approximately 2:40 p.m., a 2018 Ford Transit van driven by 53 year old James W. Simison …

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  • 21 March

    Central Avenue to close Monday as part of North Split construction

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation is scheduled to close a portion of Central Avenue under I-65 in downtown Indianapolis.  Central Avenue is scheduled to close between 11th and 12th streets on Monday morning, March 21. This closure will immediately follow the reopening of Alabama Street over the weekend …

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  • 21 March

    Arrest Made in Interstate Shooting

    (Indianapolis, IN)-The Indiana State Police’s investigation into this past Thursday’s shooting on I-70 near Post Road, which left a 21-year-old Grant County woman shot and hospitalized, has resulted in the arrest of an Indianapolis man alleged to have perpetrated the crime. According to Detective Brandon Alberts, information provided by witnesses …

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  • 21 March

    Attorney General Todd Rokita warns Hoosiers of dangers of rent to own

    Many Hoosiers dream of buying a home but may not have a good credit score or enough savings for a down payment to take a traditional loan.  So, what if a landlord or a company offered the chance to eventually own the house you are renting?  Be aware, while rent-to-own may be …

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  • 21 March

    Hamilton Center Celebrates National Social Work Month

    With as many lives as have been changed by COVID-19 over the past two years, the 2022 “National Social Work Month” theme for March of “The Time is Right for Social Work” is quite fitting. Led by the National Association of Social Workers, the theme underscores the contributions social workers …

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  • 18 March

    Construction work will begin March 30 on US 36 in Avon

    HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces work begins on or after Wednesday, March 30 on the added travel lanes project on U.S. 36 in Avon. Traffic will be shifted to the south side of U.S. 36 so work can begin in the westbound lanes. This is …

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  • 18 March

    Gov. Holcomb, Sec. Chambers to Foster International Business Opportunities in Slovakia, Israel

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 18, 2022) – Governor Eric J. Holcomb, Adjutant General R. Dale Lyles and Secretary of Commerce Brad Chambers will lead an economic development trip to Slovakia and Israel beginning March 27, building on the governor’s focus of increasing Indiana’s international engagement and cultivating new business relationships and people-to-people …

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  • 18 March

    Sullivan Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

    Sullivan County – On March 17, 2022, Troopers with the Indiana State Police Putnamville District and Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC) arrested a 24-year-old Sullivan man on charges of Possession of Child Pornography.  The investigation began when a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children …

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  • 18 March

    Indiana Destination Development Corporation Accepting Public Art Applications

    INDIANAPOLIS (March 17, 2021) – Indiana Destination Development Corporation (IDDC) is now accepting applications for funding of public art projects across Indiana. “Public art is not only aesthetically beautiful, but it can also add to the cultural identity of an area,” Lt. Gov. Suzanne Couch said. “These projects can tell …

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  • 18 March

    New Kroger Promotion Aims to Reduce Fuel Costs

    (Indianapolis, IN. – March 17): Kroger’s latest gift card promotion offers an opportunity to save money at the pump. Now through next Tuesday, March 22, customers can earn 4x fuel points on most gift cards purchased when they download the digital coupon available in store, on the Kroger app, or …

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  • 18 March

    More than $162 Million Going to Local Communities for Infrastructure Improvements

    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation announced today that $162 million in federal transportation funding is being awarded to 50 cities, towns, and counties in rural portions of Indiana. The funding will help these communities to invest in local road and bridge improvements and sidewalk projects. For this latest …

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  • 18 March

    Visit Hendricks County Director Receives ITA Member of the Year Honor

    DANVILLE, IN (March 17, 2022) –Visit Hendricks County Executive Director Jaime Bohler Smith received one of the state’s most prestigious tourism honors this week. Visit Hendricks County Executive Director Jaime Bohler Smith Smith was named Member of the Year during the Indiana Tourism Association’s annual conference, which brings together tourism …

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  • 18 March

    ISP Detectives Investigating After Motorist Shot on I-70 Near Post Road

    (Indianapolis, IN)-Thursday afternoon, at approximately 2:25 p.m., the Indiana State Police responded to reports of a vehicle being shot at on I-70 westbound at the 89.6-mile marker, which is between I-465 and Post Road. Upon arrival a 21-year-old adult female from Grant County was located inside of that vehicle with …

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