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Ivy Tech-Lafayette, Saint Joseph’s reach agreement to help students earn bachelor’s degrees

LAFAYETTE and RENSSELAER, Ind. — Saint Joseph’s College and Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette have reached an agreement that will allow Ivy Tech students with associate degrees in specific majors and programs to earn a bachelor’s degree from SJC in a timely manner. SJC will accept associate degrees from Ivy Tech as equivalent to the first […] Read the full story

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Salvia Divinorum plant

Proposal banning ‘Spice’, Salvia moves to Governor

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Senate lawmakers voted 49-1 today in support of the final version of a proposal banning products like ‘Spice’ and the herb salvia divinorum in Indiana, sending the enrolled act to Governor Mitch Daniels where it could be signed into law. Senate Enrolled Act 57 adds various chemical compounds used in synthetic cannabinoids […] Read the full story

Posted in Indiana Politics

Lafayette girl injured in single vehicle crash on CR 175 W

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A 16 year old Lafayette girl was pinned in her vehicle this morning after she lost control of the vehicle and struck a utility pole on County Road 175 West, just south of County Road 400 South. Shortly after 7:00a on Friday, April 22nd, members of the Tippecanoe Sheriff’s Office, Shadeland Fire […] Read the full story

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Indiana Sheriffs Association Youth Leadership Camp

Indiana Sheriff’s Assoc. Youth Leadership Camp dates, location announced

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Sheriff Tracy Brown has announced that the 32nd Annual Indiana Sheriffs’ Association Youth Leadership Camp will be held in Warren County this year. The camp is scheduled for July 6th – 8th, 2011 at Pine Creek Camp near Pine Village. The Sheriff’s Youth Leadership Camp is a program provided by the Indiana […] Read the full story

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Man smoking salvia

Proposal banning Spice, Salvia in Indiana could soon be law

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A statewide ban on products like “Spice” and the herb salvia divinorum is closer to becoming law after today’s 93-0 vote in the Indiana House of Representatives in support of a proposal authored by State Sen. Ron Alting (R-Lafayette). Senate Bill 57 adds various chemical compounds used in synthetic cannabinoids like ‘Spice’ […] Read the full story

Posted in Indiana Politics

US Income Tax Forms

Taxpayers set e-File record as tax deadline nears; more than 100M e-Filed returns so far

WASHINGTON, DC — With the tax deadline just hours away, the Internal Revenue Service has announced that taxpayers set a record this weekend for e-filed tax returns, topping 100 million for the first time since they began offering the service. The IRS saw a late surge of e-filed returns over the weekend. By early Monday […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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