Monthly Archives: June 2015

Tip-A-Cop Fundraiser Brings in $4,419 for Special Olympics of Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — On Wednesday, June 3rd and Friday, June 5th from 4 to 10 p.m., Indiana State Police Troopers from the Indianapolis Post participated in the “Tip-A-Cop” fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics of Indiana. The events were held at the Texas Roadhouse in Greenwood and Southport. During the evening, Texas … Read More

Local Children’s Choir Accepting New Members

HANCOCK COUNTY — The Hancock County Children’s Choir is accepting new members for its upcoming 2015-16 season. The choir serves ages 5-18. Auditions are required for 3rd grade through high school. No audition is necessary for kindergarten through 2nd grade, but a simple choir readiness assessment is conducted before enrollment. … Read More

N.I.T.E. Ride Moves to State Fairgrounds

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis’ largest organized bicycle ride will celebrate its 22nd anniversary this year on Saturday, June 27, 2015. Sponsored by the Central Indiana Bicycling Association, Inc. (CIBA), the 22nd Annual NITE Ride event has moved to the 4-H Exhibit Hall in the Indiana State Fairgrounds. New this year will … Read More

City of Lawrence to Hire New Police Officers

LAWRENCE — Four new police officers will be hired and all public safety employees — police officers, firefighters and other emergency personnel — will get raises under a plan advanced by Mayor Dean Jessup and unanimously approved by the Lawrence Common Council. The action means Lawrence will field 62 officers, … Read More

Indy Library Offers Free Music Streaming

INDIANAPOLIS — Library cardholders can stream music from a free online catalog of more than nine million songs and 28,000 music labels through The Indianapolis Public Library’s web branch at Provided by Freegal, a free and legal downloadable music service, this new capability offers an alternative to such services … Read More