Conner Prairie receives pledge of $500,000 gift from founders of Indiana-based Ricker’s Convenience Stores

FISHERS, Ind. (Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017/Conner Prairie) – The founders of an Indiana fuel and convenience store chain pledged a major financial gift to Conner Prairie tonight that will help restore a historic venue on museum property. Jay and Nancy Ricker, founders of Anderson, Ind.-based Ricker’s Convenience Stores, announced their commitment to More...

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By George On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Representative Wright Recognizes Daleville High School’s Finest

INDIANAPOLIS-The General Assembly joined State Representative Melanie Wright (D-Yorktown) in recognizing three Daleville High School girls and the Daleville baseball team. The General Assembly joined State Representative More...

By George On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Lake-effect snow to bury the Great Lakes into this weekend

AccuWeather Global Weather Center – January 26, 2017  – AccuWeather reports a return of cold air into the northeastern United States will trigger a significant lake-effect snow event over the next More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Winter’s icy air, rounds of snow to blast eastern US into February

AccuWeather Global Weather Center – January 25, 2017  – AccuWeather reports much colder air will sweep into the eastern United States later this week and will have staying power well into February. A More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2012 Toyota 4Runner, More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Indiana Health Officials Alert Indiana Rat Owners to Possible Exposure to Seoul Virus

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is contacting people who purchased rats from a breeder in Illinois as part of an investigation of an outbreak of Seoul virus, a member of the hantavirus More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Comcast Foundation Awards More Than $140,000 In 2016 To Hoosier Nonprofits

Grants help expand digital literacy, promote community service and build tomorrow’s leaders. INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – JANUARY 25, 2017 – The Comcast Foundation announced today that it has awarded more than More...

By George On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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NASCAR Enhances On-Track Product with New Stage-Based Race Format

LAS VEGAS, NV – JANUARY 10: NASCAR conducts a Goodyear Tire Test on January 10, 2017 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, NV. (Photo by Jeff Speer/LVMS) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 23, 2017) – NASCAR, More...

By George On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Cookware made with scrap metal contaminates food

SAN FRANCISCO – Aluminum cookware made from scrap metal in countries around the world poses a serious and previously unrecognized health risk to millions of people according to a new study. The highest levels More...

By George On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Indiana Tax Season Opens Today

INDIANAPOLIS (January 23, 2017) – Today, the Indiana Department of Revenue and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) opened the 2017 individual income tax filing season and began processing individual income tax More...