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‘Get On Board’ with College of Technology at Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — On April 16, 2011 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, the College of Technology at Lafayette (CoT Lafayette) will be hosting an event for Ivy Tech students. Anyone 18 years or older interested in continuing their education by pursing a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Supervision are invited to “Get On […] Read the full story

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Indiana egg farmer donates 86,400 eggs to Food Finders

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — As the economy makes a sluggish recovery, families in Indiana continue to find themselves struggling with food insecurity. Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms is donating more than 86,000 eggs to Food Finders Food Bank Inc. in a ceremony on Tuesday, April 12 at 11:00a to help families in need — just in time […] Read the full story

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Coach Hope, Purdue ask the community to race against cancer

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –- Purdue football coach Danny Hope and the university’s Center for Cancer Research are asking the community to race against cancer in The Purdue Challenge on April 9. Hope is the spokesperson for the event aimed at raising awareness and funds for the battle against cancer. “With cancer being the No. 2 cause […] Read the full story

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IRS issues 2011 “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams

WASHINGTON, DC –– Hiding income in offshore accounts, identity theft, return preparer fraud, and filing false or misleading tax forms top the annual list of “dirty dozen” tax scams in 2011, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. The IRS works with the Justice Department to pursue and shut down perpetrators of these and other illegal […] Read the full story

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Battle Ground Middle School wins TAF “Artist in Residence” grant

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Battle Ground Middle School is the recipient of an Artist in Residence Grant from the Tippecanoe Arts Federation. The TAF Artist in Residence Program is designed to excite young art students by allowing them to work closely with local artists, and provides the winning school with a budget for all necessary […] Read the full story

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Senior pets need special care during their golden years

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Pets are living longer thanks to better veterinary care, and just like humans, these aging cats and dogs need special care, says a Purdue University veterinarian. “Improvements in veterinary care, diagnostics and earlier intervention make it possible for us to enjoy our pets longer, but key to that enjoyment is helping […] Read the full story

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