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Word Breastfeeding Week 2011

Indiana University Health Arnett celebrates world breastfeeding week, Aug 1-7

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Indiana University Health Arnett is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, August 1-7. This week-long observance is celebrated in 120 countries and encourages breastfeeding to improve the health of babies around the world. It commemorates the Innocenti Declaration made by WHO and UNICEF policymakers in August 1990 to protect, promote and support breastfeeding. “One […] Read the full story

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Ivy Tech-Lafayette prof receives nat’l recognition as Summer Scholar

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — David Berry, dean and professor for the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette, has been selected as a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Scholar. Berry was selected to attend one of ten summer study opportunities supported by the NEH, a federal agency that supports Landmarks […] Read the full story

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Indiana sends tax bills to thousands of hoosier taxpayers

State tax bills en route to thousands of Hoosiers

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -– The Indiana Department of Revenue will begin issuing more than 90,000 tax bills next week to Hoosiers throughout the state and beyond Indiana borders. These tax bills are for those who filed Indiana individual income taxes that were due April 18 indicating they owe taxes, but who have not yet paid their […] Read the full story

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PVT Ronnie Alting, Jr., Sen. Ron Alting and Ashley Alting

CFGL announces new endowment created in memory of Liz Patout Alting

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette (CFGL) announces the establishment of the Liz Patout Alting Endowment, an advised fund whose earnings will be made available as grants to eligible charitable organizations. The endowment was created by PVT Ronnie Alting, Jr. and Ashley Alting to honor their mother, Liz Patout Alting, who died […] Read the full story

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Dayton man dies in West Lafayette motorcycle crash

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A motorcyclist lost control of his bike shortly after 10:00p last night (Monday, July 11) near the intersection of US 52 and Morehouse Road in West Lafayette. The driver, 54 year old Jeffery C. Wooten of Dayton, was declared dead at the scene. According to the Sheriff’s deputy’s report, the Tippecanoe […] Read the full story

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Lafayette man in custody after early morning hit-and-run near Triple XXX

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A Lafayette man has been arrested for a hit and run that happened in the early hours of the morning on Saturday, July 9th in West Lafayette. Shortly before 3:30am on the 9th, the West Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 August 2020