May 5, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Indiana Veterans Home receives funding for roof repairs

The Indiana Veterans Home in West Lafayette will receive $706,145 in federal funding to assist in constructing a new roof, according to an announcement from State Senator Brandt Hershman. More...

Arts Festival is Saturday

The inaugural Celebration of the Arts Festival will be May 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Courthouse Square in downtown Delphi. Artists’ Row will be set up on Washington Street from Main to Franklin. More...

Talk of the town

Cutler had some excitement lately when flowers suddenly started growing out of a pot hole at the 4-way stop. More...

Camden

Camden Public Library will have an Inside Book Sale on May 5, 6, 7 and 8 in the Reading Room. Camden-Jackson Township Public Library Board will meet at 7 p.m. May 12 in the Reading Room. United Methodist Women will meet at 7 p.m. More...

Funding available for tornado sirens and weather-related concerns

USDA Rural Development loan and grant funding is available for individuals and communities across the state of Indiana. Eligible homeowners may use funds to finance essential home repairs, including the construction of storm shelters. More...

Reunions & Gatherings

Burrows School For the fourth time, friends and alumni of the former Burrows Grade School are planning to gather for a reunion. They will meet again at the site of the old school that was built in 1907 and closed its door in 1969. More...

All 92 Indiana counties meet air quality national standards for first time

Air quality in all 92 Indiana counties in 2009 met all applicable federal air quality standards, the first time this has been achieved since the passage of the 1970 Clean Air Act. The announcement was made Friday by Governor Mitch Daniels. More...

What’s Happening Elsewhere

INTERNATIONAL LEARN TO FLY DAY, sponsored by EEA Chapter 256, will be held May 15 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Purdue University airport. The event is free of charge and open to those interested in the world of flight. More...

Announcements

JACKSON TOWNSHIP’S ANNUAL YOUTH DAY PARADE will be June 5 at 10 a.m. This year’s theme is “Blast to the Past.” Following the parade there will awards presented and games played. More...

IRS warns about post-tax day phishing schemes

Now that the income tax deadline has passed many Hoosiers are awaiting income tax refunds or just hoping that their tax returns will go through as filed. More...

Women’s celebration event

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce hosted its 3rd annual “Women’s Celebration Luncheon” on April 21 at the Wabash & Erie Canal Conference Center, Delphi. More...

Burlington

Town Council will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Kiwanis Club will meet for breakfast and meeting Saturday morning at 7:30 at the fire station. Kiwanis Club will host its annual auction fundraiser on Saturday, starting at 2 p.m. More...

Washington Twp.

Faith Lutheran Church will have its monthly Fright Night Fun Night on May 7 at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. There will be food, games and fellowship. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish to share. More...

A primer to access court information

From the “JTAC Odyssey Case Management System Cheatsheet” More...

Library

Burlington The Burlington Community Library has a page on the town’s new website, www.burlingtonindiana.org. The library’s page is located under the organizations tab. More...

Cinco de Mayo

Delphi Mayor Randy Strasser (pictured) had the honor of crowning the princesses. More...