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Jul 01, 2014 |
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Maryellen (Wedmore) Vandelene “Baba” December 9, 1926 – June 27, 2014      PORTAGE, INDIANA (OBITUARIES) - Maryellen (Wedmore) Vandelene, “Baba”, age 87, of Portage, IN passed away June 27, 2014.  She was born December 9, 1926, in Muncie, the daughter of John and Fern (Gibson) Wedmore.  She attended Muncie schools, graduated from Muncie Central High School, and loved the Bearcats.
Jun 27, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT LOGANSPORT, INDIANA (NEWS) - Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC) members from Local 615 in Logansport volunteered their time and skills to Servants at Work (SAWs), a nonprofit organization that builds wheelchair ramps for disabled individuals. IKORCC has been involved in many volunteer projects, but this is the first with SAWs.  From June 19-21, eight...
Jun 12, 2014 |
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By Brian Howey           FORT WAYNE - Less than two years after Democrats tried to tag the “war on women” label on Indiana Republicans - with some success - delegates at the GOP Convention here nominated the first all female ticket in state history. Going before voters in November will be Treasurer nominee Kelly Mitchell, who defeated Marion Mayor Wayne Seybold and Don Bates Jr. in a three-...
Jun 04, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA (NEWS) - Indiana University Journalism will honor six alumni, including digital news innovators, educators and reporters, at its fourth annual Distinguished Alumni Awards celebration Sept. 13. "We're delighted to honor this year's class of distinguished alumni,” said interim dean Lesa Hatley Major. “Although their careers vary widely, from newspaper...
Jun 04, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANA STATEHOUSE (NEWS) - State Representative Todd Huston (R-Fishers) was awarded a 96 percent rating based on his strong support for pro-economy and pro-jobs legislation from the Indiana Chamber of Commerce. Rep. Huston received the highest score of all 100 State Representatives in the annual evaluation. “Great progress was made during the 2014 legislative session and...
Jun 04, 2014 |
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Study of early 20th century women’s holiday houses receives funding from Women’s Philanthropy Institute at Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (NEWS) -  Megan E. Springate, a doctoral candidate at the University of Maryland, College Park, is the recipient of the 2014 Women’s Philanthropy Institute (WPI) Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship,...
May 09, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT PENDLETON, INDIANA (NEWS) - The Indiana State Police Pendleton Post held its annual memorial service today to remember those ISP employees who have given their lives in the line of duty. Troopers were brought to attention and the Indiana State Police Honor Guard presented the colors. Roll call of the fallen was read by Area Captain Robert Burke and District Commander, Lieutenant...
May 05, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (NEWS)  – Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller announced today that 18 victims of foreclosure-rescue fraud have started receiving payments from the state’s Consumer Protection Assistance Fund (CPAF). Zoeller, whose office administers the fund, said consumers’ losses ranged from $595 to $3,500 and totaled more than $40,880. Affected consumers will receive...
May 02, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (NEWS) - Earlier today, the United States Department of Education (USED) announced that a condition was being placed on Indiana’s flexibility waiver under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) that was requested in 2012.  This condition was placed as a result of a routine monitoring visit conducted by USED in August of 2013.  Several other states that have undergone...
May 02, 2014 |
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FREE PRESS REPORT INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (NEWS) - The Indiana State Board of Education (SBOE) today adopted new academic standards for Math and English/Language Arts in Indiana public schools by a vote of 10-1. The adoption followed a months-long process that began last fall and included the inputs from Indiana educators, higher education faculty, content experts and community members.  Originally...
Mar 19, 2014 |
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By Congressman Luke Messer I was raised by a single mom who still works at the Delta Faucet factory in Greensburg.  Like many Hoosier families, the end of the month wasn’t always easy for us. Sometimes, there were more days left in the month than money in the bank.  But, my mom taught my brother and me the value of hard work, the importance of setting goals and never giving up.  Because we lived...

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