LaPorte County Seeking Broadband Designation

The LaPorte County Commissioners have approved an ordinance to submit to the state in an effort to earn the Broadband Ready Designation. The county says the designation could stimulate $130 million dollars in private sector investment.... Read More

Bloomington’s Waldron Arts Center Reopens

After being closed for nearly two years, the Waldron Arts Center in Bloomington has reopened its doors to the public and artists. The city says it has completed repair work to stabilize and upgrade the venue, which the city took over last year.... Read More

Lawsuit Against Virtual Schools Goes to Court

A lawsuit filed last year by Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita against a group of virtual schools will be heard in court today. Our partners at WFYI report the Hamilton County Superior Court will hear arguments in the case, in which the state accuses three online schools, along with related companies and people, bilked the state out of millions of dollars in funds.... Read More

Allen County Touts 2021 Growth

Greater Fort Wayne Inc. says Allen County set new records for jobs and construction value in 2021. The organization says the county also recorded positive numbers for attracting and retaining talent.... Read More

Muncie Company Completes Solar Field

A small business in Muncie has completed the installation of a new solar field. Small Engine Warehouse, a small gasoline engines and outdoor power equipment parts dealer, says the project will offset electrical costs for daily operations.... Read More

Wolfies Grill Continues Expansion

A popular Indianapolis-area restaurant is getting set to open its seventh location. The owners of Wolfies Grill say the new restaurant in Pendleton is slated to begin serving customers this spring.... Read More

Bendix Commercial Vehicles to Host Job Fair

Huntington-based Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems will Wednesday host a job fair. The company says it is hiring for a variety of positions, including maintenance technicians and production workers for packaging and assembly.... Read More

Total Wealth Planning Buys Howell Advisors

Cincinnati-based Total Wealth Planning is acquiring Howell Advisors Inc. in Carmel. The company says the acquisition allows Howell Advisors to scale its fee-only wealth management and advisory services for clients in Greater Indiana and Chicago.... Read More

Franklin College Receives $1.8M Real Estate Gift

Franklin College has received a $1.8 million real estate gift from Southpoint Farm LLC. The college says the 29-acre property, which is located near its campus on Forest Road in Franklin, will be a biological field station used for botany and field ecology research by students and faculty.... Read More

Transcat Acquires Tangent Labs in Indy

New York-based Transcat Inc. (Nasdaq: TRNS) has acquired Tangent Labs LLC in Indianapolis in a $9 million deal. Tangent provides in-house and on-site calibrations of precision measurement and control instrumentation for the life science, aerospace and other regulated industries.... Read More