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Land-based casino, Gary lakefront development plans go to full Senate
One bill permits the second casino license to be moved to Vigo County, likely in the city of Terre Haute
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Hoosier State fans hold out hope as Amtrak line cut from state budget plan
Passenger rail line would lose $3 million a year under a state budget plan released Tuesday. Greater Lafayette leaders hold out hope to save it
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
In book, former Indianapolis Mayor Ballard boosts electric vehicles
Says change in policy can protect U.S. troops
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Mounds Greenway supporters starting land acquisition for Anderson to Muncie trail
No timeline for construction or financing
Monday, February 18, 2019
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore now is America's newest national park
15,000-acre area that runs for 15 miles along Lake Michigan becomes nation's 61st and state's 1st with that designation
Friday, February 15, 2019
State of the city is strong, Connersville mayor says
Friday, February 15, 2019
PATH MAY FILL GAP IN TRAIL: Group applies for grant to build route near Notre Dame
Friday, February 15, 2019
House approves bill to lift light-rail ban in central Indiana
“We need to make sure the city has the tools it needs to continue to be attractive and to compete,” local legislator says
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Report: A million plus might gamble in Terre Haute if it gets casino
A state analysis puts estimates higher than 2017's projections
Thursday, February 14, 2019
EDITORIAL: Give other NWI Region cities with casinos an equal bite at land-based apple
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Indiana Toll Road, tourism bureaus partner on marketing Indiana attractions
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Big chunks taken out of 'eyesore' I-65 hotel that hasn't booked guests since 2003
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Indiana Sen. Young's Lewis and Clark trail extension bill passes U.S. Senate
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Luxury apartments coming to downtown Jeffersonville
Mayor believes there are countless amenities to downtown living that will attract new residents from the metro region.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Bill could allow one Gary casino to move anywhere in state, not just Terre Haute
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Bill transforming state tourism office clears hurdle in Statehouse
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Senators crafting list of permitted recreational activities along state-owned Lake Michigan shoreline
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Historic downtown theaters in South Bend, Goshen and Niles face very different futures
1921 State Theater in South Bend is for sale, while 1905 venue in Goshen is well on its way to restoration
Monday, February 11, 2019
Northwest Indiana casino revenue cold in January 2019
Sunday, February 10, 2019
Progress made in Rushville's Stellar Main Street Streetscape Project
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Hoosier State train route could derail without state cash
The line’s ridership is the smallest of Amtrak’s state-supported routes, and its ridership has declined over the past five years
Saturday, February 9, 2019
New horse-and-buggy lanes coming to Elkhart County
Home to the third-largest Amish settlement in the United States, the county recrorded 18 crashes in 2018 between cars and buggies
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Purdue's Union Club Hotel closing for $35 million renovation
Friday, February 8, 2019
Second year of Jeffersonville-Louisville bridge tolling brings growth, report shows
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Sports wagering, casino bill clears first Indiana legislative hurdle
Would allow two casinos in Gary to relocate, accelerate when horse-track casinos could begin offering live table games from 2021 to this year and legalize sports gambling
Thursday, February 7, 2019
It's a nightmare on I-69 in Madison County: Fog, potholes create havoc for drivers
Because the area along I-69 near Anderson is under contract for widening – it’s up to that contract holder, and not IDEM, to fix any potholes
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Lawmakers consider changes to allow more alcohol permits in growing communities
Would also create a special food hall permit meant to benefit the $300 million Bottleworks development that is under construction at College and Massachusetts avenues in Indianapolis

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Clarksville leaders talk growth, community in first State of the Town address
2018 brought with it the promise of 450 new jobs and $115 million in private investments, leaders said
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
South Shore eyes new rail cars, other upgrades in capital plans
The money for the new rolling stock is included in a 2019-2024 capital plan that tops $1.3 billion
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Crown Point's $100 million complex a beacon for development
Officials say construction is moving forward and attracting the attention of national restaurant and hotel chains
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
To be seen and heard: Eastridge works on Jasper County economic visibility
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Final stretch for 2013 Stellar Communities projects in Bedford, officials report
The city received an initial investment of $19.8 million from the state
Monday, February 4, 2019
Indiana Senate Bill 255 advances for cultural arts district funding
Measure would allow use of some sales, income tax revenue
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Hammond Mayor McDermott says he's working to bring convention center to Highland
Claims 70,000-square-foot facility could be built without using any taxpayer money
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Indiana legislators, industry experts bet on successful sports betting law
Senate Bill 552 would also move one Gary license to Vigo County, allow bets to be made on mobile devices and allow live table games at racinos this year
Friday, February 1, 2019
Cardinal Greenway to join 4,000-mile trail the runs from coast-to-coast
It is the longest trail in Indiana with about 63 miles of the trail altogether
Friday, February 1, 2019
Survey finds little appetite for taxpayer funding for central Indiana stadiums
Only 23 percent of the survey’s 840 respondents said they supported public funding efforts for a publicly funded Indy Eleven soccer venue
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Vincennes Tourism Bureau objects to Grouseland's plea for innkeepers tax revenue
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Fair Oaks Farms opens barn-shaped hotel with custom suites
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Foundation ensures New Albany's two-week-long Harvest Homecoming for decades to come
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Cummins announces deal for 75 Amtrak locomotive engines
Monday, January 28, 2019
OPINION: Columbus looks forward
Eye on the pie
Monday, January 28, 2019
Vacation rentals planned for Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
DNPA hopes to start renting at the beginning of summer 2020 at weekly rates ranging from $4,800 to $1,800
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Big 4 rail bed deemed as best option for trail between Lebanon and Whitestown
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Federal shutdown impacting Indianapolis air traffic control, union head says
“We have major systems that are actually shut down and not being repaired”
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Iconic 400-acre urban park planned at the foot of the Falls of the Ohio area
RHC officials say the new park site is 30 minutes of 1.2 million residents and will connect communities in the region with “a wild, historic and neglected section of the Ohio River”
Thursday, January 24, 2019
In Fortville, a building with re-purpose: Library becomes arts and music center
“Art is an amazing economic development tool,” says town council president
Thursday, January 24, 2019
2% restaurant tax in Greater Lafayette dead on arrival at Statehouse ... for now
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
More than $21-million hotel project announced for Madison's riverfront
Wednesday, January 23, 2019






Editor, John C. DePrez Jr.; Executive Editor, Carol Rogers; Publishers: IBRC and IAR


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