February 15, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Professional Briefs

ANN FIELDS MONICAL will be joining the staff of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation as Chief Operating Officer.  Monical, a Lafayette-area native and Purdue alumna, has cultivated a lifelong interest in the arts. More...

Announcements

The Calvary Presbyterian Family Support group/NARANON group for families of drug addicts will not meet on Thursday, Feb. 23.   More...

IDEM offers free student presentations for Earth Day

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is offering free, hands-on classroom presentations to Indiana elementary schools in April.  IDEM employees will present fun, engaging, and informative presentations that provide students More...

Political News

House passes VanNatter’s bill   The Indiana House of Representatives unanimously passed State Rep. More...

Attorney General issues consumer alert

The Consumer Protection Division (CPD) of the Office of the Indiana Attorney General last week was notified of an attempted W-2 phishing scam that targeted a central Indiana school corporation.  More...

Library

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Purdue Yard & Garden Calendar

HOME (Indoor plants and activities)   Check water levels in cut flowers daily.  Check stored produce and flower bulbs for rot, shriveling or excess moisture. Discard damaged material.  More...

CJSHS junior attains rank of Eagle Scout

Lane Simpson, a member of Boy Scout Troup #144, has recently completed his Eagle Scout project. His project was heading up the installation of new playground equipment for the “little tykes” section at Flora Community Park.  More...

Births

Aaron and Paige Beamer of Flora are parents of a son, Nash Jameson, born Feb. 7 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Hospital, Lafayette. Grandparents are Kim and Cheryl Beamer and Chris and Kelly Britton, all of Camden.   More...

How to make mentoring matter even more

Teaching a young person to think beyond their current situation and strive for success despite challenges is critical to every student’s future. More...

Anniversary open house

Victor and Susan Brown of Delphi will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Feb. 19 from 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. at the Radnor United Methodist Church. The event will be hosted by their daughter and her family.  More...

Love Tank

Acts of Service – doing a job or task without thought of being repaid, loving service is a gift   More...

IDOR offers free online filing

This tax season, the Indiana Department of Revenue continues to offer free federal and state filing through Indiana freefile (INfreefile).  More...

Indiana Big Tree Register now available

The updated Indiana Big Tree Register is now available online for Hoosier big tree lovers.  The register, which is published every five years, lists the largest tree—or “champion”— of every native tree species in Indiana. More...

RCSD sets Kindergarten Round Up

Kindergarten Round Up for the Rossville Consolidated School District will be held March 16 from 9 to 10 a.m., 1 to 2 p.m. More...

4-H News

Junior Leaders   The next Junior Leader meeting will be Feb. 20 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center on Armory Rd. in Delphi. There will be a business meeting after. More...

2017 Indiana Festival Guide is now available

Over 650 festivals are featured

The Indiana State Festivals Association announced that the 2017 Indiana Festival Guide is now available at over 850 locations in all 92 counties. More...

Ivy Tech hosts information session on human trafficking

Human trafficking is increasing in Indiana and Tippecanoe County, according to the Indiana Trafficking Victim Assistance Program. More...

USPS to hold Passport Fairs statewide on Saturday

Travel plans to any country outside the USA, including Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean, Bahamas or Bermuda will require a passport. More...