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On the Scene

Women’s Fund hosts Michelle Obama The Women’s Fund of Central Indiana brought a national role model to the Hoosier state for “A Moderated Conversation with Former First Lady Michelle Obama.” Jennifer Pope Baker, executive director of the ...

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2017 McFadden Memorial Lecture with Junot Díaz Dominican-American writer Junot Diaz, winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize, presented the 40th annual Mariana McFadden Memorial Lecture to a packed house on March 2 at Indy’s Central Library. ...

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IMBM leader carries torch for Indiana Indiana Minority Business Magazine President and General Manager Shannon Williams carries Indiana’s Bicentennial Torch on the final day of its 92-county journey. In 33 days, the torch traveled 3,148.81 ...

Culver celebrates the season outdoors

Residents of Culver, Indiana, celebrate the season at Culver Winterfest 2016, a three-day event with a variety of outdoor activities such as sledding, ice skating and ice sculpting.  

United Capital, Wheeler Mission Ministries team up for “Help4Hearts” campaign

United Capital of Indianapolis, a financial life management firm, gifts $10,000 to Wheeler Mission Ministries, a nonprofit organization that provides critically needed goods and services to the homeless and underprivileged.

Teens take over the Statehouse

Alexis Taylor, a junior at Avon High School in Avon, Indiana; Alfred Moore, eighth-grader at Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center in Indianapolis; and Connor Grant, eighth-grader at Franklin Township Middle School East in Indianapolis, sit in the ...

Carson celebrates 45th anniversary of Meals on Wheels

To help celebrate the 45th anniversary of Meals on Wheels, U.S. Rep. Andre Carson, D-Ind., picks up meals from Eskenazi Health to deliver to central Indiana residents. Each meal is prescribed by a physician in accordance with the client’s medical ...

Heroes celebrated at Indiana Welcome Center

The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority hosted Holidays for Heroes, a special event at the Indiana Welcome Center for all fire, police, EMS, military and Hoosier Helpers as a thank you for their service and dedication to the community and ...

Gov. Pence welcomes military

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence welcomed home approximately 160 soldiers of the 1313th Engineer Company, headquartered in Franklin. The 1313th Engineer Company returned after spending the previous nine months conducting engineering operations in Kuwait to ...