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After-school engineering program offered for 6th-8th graders

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– Purdue University will offer students in sixth through eighth grades two after-school engineering sessions during the spring semester. The Innovation to Reality (I2R) program, sponsored by Purdue’s Women in Engineering Program, will focus on finding solutions to the global problems of food supply and energy. The free sessions will offer presentations, […] Read the full story

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IRS says almost 70% of taxpayers e-filed in 2010

WASHINGTON, DC — Nearly 99 million individuals filed their federal income tax returns electronically during 2010, a 3 percent increase in the IRS e-file rate. Of the 141.5 million returns filed so far this year, almost 70 percent were filed electronically. The new normal Each year, more taxpayers chose to e-file their tax returns. For […] Read the full story

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Fewer turkeys means higher Thanksgiving prices

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Consumers should count their blessings as they spend a little more for the annual Thanksgiving feast this year because they’re likely to face even higher food prices in 2011, a Purdue University agricultural economist says. September’s Consumer Price Index indicates that retail food prices are up 1.4 percent from September 2009, […] Read the full story

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St. Elizabeth Auxiliary to host Mistletoe Mart at St. E East

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The St. Elizabeth Auxiliary will host its annual Mistletoe Mart sale at St. Elizabeth East this year. The three-day sale will feature specialty gift items, crafts, holiday decorations and ornaments, jewelry, stocking stuffers, toys, gourmet food items and silk floral arrangements. The sale will be held on Thursday, Nov. 4 from 11 […] Read the full story

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Area IV Agency to host Legislative Breakfast

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs will host a Legislative Breakfast on Tuesday, November 9th from 8-9 a.m. at their Lafayette Office, 660 N. 36th Street.  Legislators will be on hand to hear from their constituents regarding items on the State agenda this fall.  Topics on the Aging and […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 November 2019