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New scholarships available for Greater Lafayette residents

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Two new scholarships are available to people who live, work, or attend school in Tippecanoe County through The Community Foundation of Greater Lafayette. The Max and Elsie Goken Endowment Fund Scholarship was created in 2006 as part of a bequest from the estate of Elsie Goken. Proceeds will help fund college scholarships […] Read the full story

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PEFCU hosts education auto buying seminar Feb. 27

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –– Purdue Employees Federal Credit Union (PEFCU) invites the Greater Lafayette community to attend a no-cost, educational auto-buying seminar at 6:30 p.m., on Wednesday, February 27, at the PEFCU Financial Mall located at 1551 Win Hentschel Blvd., in West Lafayette. Purchasing a vehicle can be an overwhelming experience, from hunting for the […] Read the full story

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Lafayette area kicks up their heels for ‘Day of Dance’

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Kathryn Weil Center for Education, St. Elizabeth Regional Health and the Spirit of Women will host the 2008 Spirit of Women Day of Dance for Health from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Tippecanoe Mall’s center court to inspire area residents toward better overall health. Proving that exercise […] Read the full story

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Lafayette area kicks up their heels for ‘Day of Dance’

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Kathryn Weil Center for Education, St. Elizabeth Regional Health and the Spirit of Women will host the 2008 Spirit of Women Day of Dance for Health from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Tippecanoe Mall’s center court to inspire area residents toward better overall health. Proving that exercise […] Read the full story

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Publication helps consumers deal with economic hardship

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — With incomes down, foreclosures up and a struggling economy, a Purdue University Extension specialist offers tips for dealing with financial difficulty. “Right now we’re seeing layoffs and some jobs moving overseas,” said Elizabeth Kiss, consumer and family sciences specialist. “These aren’t the only reasons income can be lost, however. Many times […] Read the full story

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Two guitar-making workshops created for high school students

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — High school students interested in discovering how to build their own guitar will have the opportunity to learn the science and art behind the craft at two summer workshops offered at Purdue University. Mark French, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering technology and organizer of the workshops, said that both workshops […] Read the full story

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