A second daily, nonstop flight to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is coming to the Indianapolis International Airport. The Delta Air Lines route, expected to begin June 18, adds to existing service to the Pacific Northwest city by Alaska Airlines. IND flies nonstop to 51 destinations -- a record -- including two added by Allegiant earlier this month to Charleston, South Carolina and Sarasota, Florida.
Indianapolis International Airport now connects to every Delta hub in the U.S. The carrier serves 22 percent of all IND passengers, the second-highest total behind Southwest Airlines.
Indianapolis Airport Authority Executive Director Mario Rodriguez says "from coast to coast – and here soon internationally – Delta is connecting Hoosier travelers to key markets that support Indiana businesses and economic development. That's the kind of investment that really leverages and enhances the airport's value to the Indianapolis community, the state and the thousands of businesses that make up the Indiana economy."
Delta will also handle the first Transatlantic route from Indianapolis International Airport in May when flights begin to Paris's Charles de Gaulle Airport.
By Kate Arndt Financial Planning Coordinator, Bedel Financial Consulting Inc.
Good chance YOU have been a victim of a cyber security attack! When a company gets hacked, you and other customers become the “victims” of the breach. That puts your identity at risk! The FTC estimates 9 million Americans are victims of identity theft each year! What’s the greatest potential for identity theft? On-line shopping! Yikes!
The Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority has selected a Chicago nonprofit to participate in a new workforce housing program in East Chicago, according to our partners at The Times of Northwest Indiana. The nonprofit organization A Safe Haven Foundation was awarded a $700,000 grant from the IHCDA that will support the new construction of single-family homes in the West Calumet neighborhood.
ArcelorMittal plans to idle a blast furnace at its Indiana Harbor West in East Chicago. A spokesperson tells our partners at The Times of Northwest Indiana employees will be reassigned and there will be no layoffs as a result of the move.
By Darrell Mitchell, President & CEO, Progress House and Barbara Scott President & CEO, Aspire Indiana
The long war against drug addiction continues to rage, with the opioid crisis representing the latest front of the battle. As with any long fight, our strategy must change as the forces of death and destruction find new ways to attack those most vulnerable. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 68% of the 70,200 drug overdose deaths in 2017 involved an opioid – six times higher than in 1999.
The Indiana Department of Correction is trying to help fill voids in the state’s manufacturing workforce by preparing and training low-risk inmates before they are released. Branchville Correctional Facility in downstate Perry County just graduated its first cohort of the Catapult Training Program, following a four-week course in basic manufacturing skills. The facility is classified as a Level II Low Medium Security Correctional Facility. In an interview with...
Indianapolis-based Calumet Specialty Products Partners (Nasdaq: CLMT) has closed on the sale of its San Antonio,Texas refinery, crude oil terminal and pipeline to Starlight Relativity Acquisition Co. LLC. Starlight agreed to pay $63 million in cash for the plant, property and equipment.