Consumer Alert: Attorney General Todd Rokita warns against home improvement scammers; partners with Indiana Builders Association

…remodeling, or general repair decision. Additional info can be found at https://buildindiana.org/homeowners/.” Consumers should do their homework to prevent the headache of doing business with an unscrupulous contractor. Attorney General Rokita and…

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Orleans Chamber to once again sponsor a town-wide yard sale

…by phone or fax to 812-865-3242.   Please DO NOT call the Orleans Chamber of Commerce with sale information as all yard sale info must be submitted to the newspaper directly….

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Independence Science receives NSF grant to develop Braille device for laboratory science students

…fields. Where before blind students and scientists had only human sighted assistants available to them, Independence Science is helping the blind reclaim their laboratory independence. Through real inclusion and access…

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Local robotics teams will compete in a robotics competition hosted by Northwestern High School

…Carlisle, Indiana @LasPumas2197 https://www.laspumas2197.org/ 3147 Munster HorsePower Munster High School Munster, Indiana @HorsePower3147 http://munsterhorsepower.com/ 3487 Red Pride Robotics Plainfield High School Plainfield, Indiana @Team3487 http://earthquakers.wixsite.com/3487 3494 The Quadrangles Bloomington High…

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Lawrence County CASA searching for more volunteers

…each of those children their own CASA representative. With this overwhelming need for volunteers Melissa Kelley, Outreach Coordinator for the Lawrence County CASA program, shared how the program is set…

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Jackson County Chamber of Commerce hosting 91st Annual Awards Dinner in March

SEYMOUR – The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce will host its 91st Annual Awards Dinner on Friday, March 11th at Pewter Hall. Nominations are being accepted for the Business Hall…

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Companies can now earn recognition for excellence in safety

…2022. The Safety Awards Banquet will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville, IN. Attendees will be kept up-to-date with the latest info at NWIBRT.org….

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Interested residents can fill vacant seats on City of Bloomington public boards and commissions

…on Hispanic and Latino Affairs https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=15 Commission on Sustainability(3) https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=29 Commission on the Status of Children & Youth https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=38 Environmental Commission https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=14 Housing Quality Appeals Board(2) https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=16 Parking Commission https://bloomington.in.gov/onboard/committees/info?committee_id=56…

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BBB Scam Alert: Beware of Medicare and ACA cons during the special enrollment period

…ACA coverage, go to HealthCare.gov or call the Health Insurance Marketplace call center at 800-318-2596.   For more tips from BBB on avoiding health care scams, check BBB.org/HealthCareScam. If you’ve…

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Medical assisting earns accreditation at Ivy Tech Bloomington

…start again on January 19, 2022. To get started at Ivy Tech Bloomington, contact bl-info@ivytech.edu or call 812-330-6013. About Ivy Tech Community College Ivy Tech Community College (www.ivytech.edu) is Indiana’s…

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