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Friends of Bob Presents Habib Koite Justin Moore
 

Friends of Bob Presents Habib Koite

Friends of Bob live music co-op presents Habib Koité on Saturday, February 22 at Lafayette’s Duncan Hall. Koité is a solo singer, songwriter and guitarist, based in Mali. His band, Bamada, is a supergroup of West African musicians, including Kélétigui Diabaté playing balafon. Koité is known primarily for his unique approach to playing the guitar […]

Justin Moore’s Off The Beaten Path Tour

Justin Moore will truly take his fans on a unique journey with a headlining tour in support of his September 17 album release ‘Off The Beaten Path.’ “I can’t express, in words, how excited I am about this tour. The success of the Outlaws Like Me Tour gave us the opportunity to step it up […]

Construction competition course callout Feb 25, all majors welcome

23 February 2009

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue student chapter of the National Association of Home Builders will hold a callout Wednesday (Feb. 25) for students interested in learning about a course that provides an opportunity to participate in a residential construction, design and planning competition. The callout will be held at 6 p.m. in the construction […]

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Posted in Purdue News

SBA applauds Stimulus Bill, planning underway for maximum small biz impact

23 February 2009

WASHINGTON, DC -– The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act contains a package of loan fee reductions, higher guarantees, new SBA programs, secondary market incentives, and enhancements to current SBA programs that will help unlock credit markets and begin economic recovery for the nation’s small business sector. “The tax incentives and credit stimulus elements of the […]

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‘Lunacy’ to take over Purdue Armory

23 February 2009

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Thirty-five teams of students from the Midwest will attempt to defy gravity for the fifth annual FIRST Boilermaker Regional Robotics Competition March 19-21 at Purdue University. FIRST — For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology — combines sports with science and technology to create a high-tech event for high school […]

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Alting: Terrorism ties not tolerated in state pension investments

23 February 2009

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 […]

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Posted in Indiana Politics

Feb 25 deadline to submit local projects for federal stimulus consideration

23 February 2009

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. […]

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Posted in Indiana Politics

Imagination Station to close Saturday, Feb 28

23 February 2009

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 […]

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