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Jeff Clark injects insecticide into ash tree to protect it from the emerald ash borer

Emerald Ash Borer confirmed in Lafayette

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The destructive emerald ash borer has been confirmed in Lafayette by a Purdue entomologist, the city forester and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. The invasive insect that destroys ash trees was first found in Tippecanoe County near Americus last year, but city forester Belinda Kiger said this latest confirmed find […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Stars & Stripes celebration and fireworks final plans

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The annual 4th of July Stars & Stripes concert and fireworks display will be held in downtown Lafayette for the 2011 celebration. Due to many road construction projects at Purdue University, Slayter Center for the Performing Arts was not available for this year’s event, so the Stars & Stripes planning committee selected […] Read the full story

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Two vehicle crash near West Point sends 6 to area hospitals

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Shortly after 7:00am on Friday, June 10th, deputies from the Tippecanoe County Sheriffs Department responded to a personal injury vehicle crash on Co. Rd. 700 W at Co. Rd. 200 S. First Responders from the West Point Volunteer Fire Department and Paramedics/EMT’s from the Tippecanoe Emergency Ambulance Service (TEAS) also responded to […] Read the full story

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Indiana cuts funding for immunizations

State cuts funding for immunizations; families with insurance affected

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Due to recent cost-saving measures from the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), a change in state law will cut county health departments vaccination funding. Effective July 1, 2011, county health departments (including the Tippecanoe County Health Department) will no longer be able to provide immunizations given to most adults and children […] Read the full story

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Reps from the Indiana charitable orgs who received SIA Foundation Grants

11 Indiana charitable orgs receive SIA Foundation grants

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The SIA Foundation awarded $37,756.36 in grants to 11 Indiana charitable organizations during the June 2011 Grant Awards Ceremony at SIA’s Training & Reception Center on Wednesday, June 8.  The grants represent not-for-profit organizations in: Tippecanoe, Clinton, Cass, Marion, St. Joseph, Hamilton and Howard Counties.  This was the largest number of grants and […] Read the full story

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Historic Loeb House Inn

“Goin’ Like 60” goes behind the scenes at Loeb House Inn

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A new episode of “Goin’ Like 60”, a local television program produced by the Area IV Agency on Aging and Community Action Programs in conjunction with Comcast Digital Cable, is now available to Greater Lafayette residents on Comcast On Demand. This latest episode, which began airing this spring, features a behind the […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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