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New Indiana license plates honoring fallen vets available in January

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana’s new Gold Star Family License Plate commemorating fallen Hoosier veterans will be available at the start of the new year, State Sen. Ron Alting (R-Lafayette) said. Gold Star plates can be obtained by spouses, parents, siblings or children of anyone who died while serving on active duty in the military – […] Read the full story

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Two more days to get new car tax break from IRS

WASHINGTON, DC — The Internal Revenue Service today reminds individual taxpayers who are considering buying a new car that they have until the end of business on Thursday, December 31, 2009 to take advantage of a tax break that may not be around in 2010. Taxpayers who buy a qualifying new motor vehicle this year […] Read the full story

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Ten New Year’s resolutions to make your pets happier

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — When drawing up a list of New Year’s resolutions, be sure to include your pets, says Lorraine Corriveau, a wellness veterinarian at Purdue University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Here’s her top 10 list of pet related New Year’s resolutions: 1. Spay or neuter your pets, adding more years to their lives […] Read the full story

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Veterinarian offers top 10 Christmas gifts for pets

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — As you shop for Christmas gifts for your pets or for pet owners, keep the pet’s health in mind, says Lorraine Corriveau, a wellness veterinarian at Purdue University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Here are her top 10 holiday gift ideas for pets: 1. Chew toys. Chew toys prevent pets from chewing […] Read the full story

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Strong wind advisory in effect through Thursday AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for an area that includes the Purdue University campus and surrounding areas in Greater Lafayette, Indiana that will be in effect until 1 a.m. Thursday (Dec. 10). The high winds and expected colder temperatures are part of a strengthening low-pressure system moving […] Read the full story

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Hoosiers reminded to report uncollected sales tax on Internet purchases

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Hoosiers who took advantage of any online shopping in 2009 will want to check their receipts to see if Indiana sales tax was collected as part of those purchases. If not, those Hoosiers will need to total the amount of those purchases and report it on their 2009 Indiana income-tax filing by […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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