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Nominations for Purdue Research Park Entrepreneurship Academy under way

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Indiana high school administrators and teachers have until April 24 to nominate juniors and seniors for the third annual Purdue Research Park Entrepreneurship Academy. Students accepted into the weeklong program will learn what it is like to create a business from the concept to raising funds and creating prototypes. At the […] Read the full story

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PEFCU celebrates Charter Day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –- Purdue Employees Federal Credit Union (PEFCU) invites the Greater Lafayette community to visit any PEFCU branch from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., on Wednesday, February 25, to enjoy refreshments and celebrate PEFCU Charter Day. During the 1950s and 1960s, an era when many financial institutions focused on commercial and significant personal […] Read the full story

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Alting: Terrorism ties not tolerated in state pension investments

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana’s Teacher’s Retirement Fund (TRF) and the state’s Public Employee Retirement Fund (PERF) would no longer do business with companies who invest in countries providing support to terrorist groups if Sen. Ron Alting’s (R-Lafayette) legislation becomes law this session. A Senate panel will consider the bill Thursday. Alting’s divestment legislation – Senate […] Read the full story

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Feb 25 deadline to submit local projects for federal stimulus consideration

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Wheatfield) says Senate District 7 residents could help direct federal stimulus dollars to local infrastructure projects by submitting their ideas online. Hershman said most of Indiana’s $4.3 billion in federal stimulus is meant for roads, Medicaid, schools, unemployment and other programs. To make best use of the monies, Gov. […] Read the full story

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Imagination Station to close Saturday, Feb 28

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Imagination Station, located at 600 North Fourth Street in Downtown Lafayette, will close its doors to the public on Saturday, February 28th, and will shutter completely on March 2nd, 2009. The science, space and technology hands-on center for children has struggled to remain viable since opening in October 1996, according to a […] Read the full story

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Lafayette man arrested after allegedly stabbing roommate

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — On Saturday, February 14, 2008 at approximately 2:00 a.m., Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 4200 Doten Drive, Lafayette, Indiana in reference to a complaint of a disturbance. Upon their arrival deputies determined that one of the residents, twenty-eight year old Joshua A. Neeley, had suffered a stab wound to […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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