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CELL PHONE Censorship by Republicans follows Marsha Abell’s “Hi Tech Computer People Don’t Produce One Dime” Gaff

CELL PHONE Censorship by Republicans follows Marsha Abell’s “Hi Tech Computer People Don’t Produce One Dime” Gaff

UPDATE: April 25, 2014 IS IT TRUE the Vanderburgh County GOP Women club recently sponsored a soup dinner?…that we are stunned to hear that it was announced to…

IS IT TRUE April 24, 2014

IS IT TRUE April 24, 2014

IS IT TRUE the ink is barely dry on the resolution crafted to vote to borrow the money to proceed with the City of Evansville’s incentive for…

IS IT TRUE April 23, 2014

IS IT TRUE April 23, 2014

IS IT TRUE that we are most pleased to have discovered and to publish the fact that the resolution of the Evansville City Council to rescind the…

IS IT TRUE April 22, 2014

IS IT TRUE April 22, 2014

IS IT TRUE we were utterly intrigued on Sunday when the Courier and Press published a report on the crime in the City of Evansville from 1989,…

IS IT TRUE April 21, 2014

IS IT TRUE April 21, 2014

IS IT TRUE it was recently reported that the median wage of Hoosiers increased last year to a level just under $32,000 per year which equates to…

Local and County News

Team EFD Faces New Obstacles

Team EFD Faces New Obstacles

EFD’s Marathon Relay Team starts off a new season with some new members and some new obstacles to overcome…literally. Eric Jamison and Team EFD will travel to…

Indiana State Police Forensic Scientist Honored for 35 Years of Service

Indiana State Police Forensic Scientist Honored for 35 Years of Service

Today the Indiana State Police recognized Forensic Scientist William Bowles from the Evansville Regional Laboratory for his 35 years of dedicated service to the department and the…

Renouned Economist Study Suggests Potential $12.5 Billion Economic Impact For Coachella Valley iHub

Renouned Economist Study Suggests Potential $12.5 Billion Economic Impact  For Coachella Valley iHub

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2014 Study Suggests Potential $12.5 Billion Economic Impact For Coachella Valley iHub Network Over 20 Years Economist John Husing estimates iHubs may…

A Thank You from the Evansville Sports Corporation

On behalf of the Evansville Sports Corporation (ESC) I would like to thank the community for its generous support of the 2014 Deaconess GLVC Basketball Tournament. Events…

Education

Roundtable endorses new standards even as opponents object

By Paige Clark TheStatehouseFile.com The Indiana Education Roundtable endorsed new state standards for math and English during a meeting Monday despite boos from opponents who say the…

EVSC to Lengthen School Day; Change Start/End Times

EVSC to Lengthen School Day; Change Start/End Times

Beginning Fall 2014 To give students additional instructional time and to allow teachers expanded opportunities for collaboration, the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation is lengthening the school day…

College Made Affordable

Current 7th and 8th grade students are now being offered an opportunity for a free college education – through Indiana’s 21st Century Scholars Program,. Sudents can apply…

Make Donation to EVSC: Get FREE Carwash at Mike’s Jan. 18, 19

Mike’s Carwash will celebrate its Grand Opening with FREE Carwashes on January 18 -19 to benefit two Evansville organizations which support area youth. In lieu of payment…

Reitz Journalism Department Receives Honors

Reitz High School’s journalism department has reason to celebrate this week. The department, which publishes the school’s newspaper and yearbook, took home nine awards, including two first…

“Operation Hot Mess” Litter Competition

The Academy for Innovative Studies and New Tech Institute have been declared co-winners of the first-ever “Operation Hot Mess” high school litter competition. The schools will receive…

Health

1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

More than half of parents said the drugs are helpful By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter More than 7 percent of American schoolchildren are taking at least one medication…

Injection Helps Treat Hard-to-Control Type 2 Diabetes

Injection Helps Treat Hard-to-Control Type 2 Diabetes

Adding daily shot improves blood glucose levels when standard regimen fails, study finds Patients with type 2 diabetes who can’t control their blood glucose levels with the…

Debut Recipe Of The Knotty Chef

This week I will be talking about one of my favorite Italian pasta dishes, pasta carbonara. It was one of the first dishes I learned to make,…

Smokefree Communities Announces Grants to Control Tobacco Use

Smokefree Communities of Vanderburgh County is pleased to announce the availability of grant funding to help organizations develop and implement tobacco control programs. The mission is to…

Litter and Waste Reduction: By: Sara Geers

Sources of litter Some explanations of why people litter is that it is an anti-social behavior, the result of negligence, habit, or lack of education about the…

The impact of litter on the community: By: Sarah Geers

litter has been identified as a major indicator of neighborhood decline and disorder. Other indicators of neighborhood decline and disorder include vandalism, abandoned buildings, graffiti, and…

Police Reports

EPD Activity Report: April 23, 2014

EPD Activity Report: April 23, 2014

EPD Activity Report: April 23, 2014…

Traffic Stop for Speeding Nets Synthetic Marijuana

SPONSORED BY DEFENSE ATTORNEY IVAN ARNAEZ. DON’T GO TO COURT ALONE. CALL IVAN ARNAEZ @ 812-424-6671. Yesterday afternoon at approximately 5:00 p.m., Trooper Wes Kuykendall was patrolling…

Catch the Latest Edition of “The Indiana State Police Road Show”

Catch the Latest Edition of “The Indiana State Police Road Show”

SPONSORED BY DEFENSE ATTORNEY IVAN ARNAEZ. DON’T GO TO COURT ALONE. CALL IVAN ARNAEZ @ 812-424-6671. Catch the latest edition of the “Indiana State Police Road Show”…

VANDERBURGH COUNTY FELONY CHARGES

VANDERBURGH COUNTY FELONY CHARGES

SPONSORED BY DEFENSE ATTORNEY IVAN ARNAEZ. DON’T GO TO COURT ALONE. CALL IVAN ARNAEZ @ 812-424-6671.Below is a list of felony cases that were filed by the…

Evansville man armed with two knives shot by officers responding to a domestic situation

SPONSORED BY DEFENSE ATTORNEY IVAN ARNAEZ. DON’T GO TO COURT ALONE. CALL IVAN ARNAEZ @ 812-424-6671.   Evansville Police were dispatched to 2039 Pollack around 6:00pm after…

EPD Activity Report: April 22, 2014

EPD Activity Report: April 22, 2014

SPONSORED BY DEFENSE ATTORNEY IVAN ARNAEZ. DON’T GO TO COURT ALONE. CALL IVAN ARNAEZ @ 812-424-6671. EPD Activity Report: April 22, 2014…

Community

Talk of the Town Pizza Bar is the Place to Be for Pizza and the Blues

Talk of the Town Pizza Bar is the Place to Be for Pizza and the Blues

Zach Stuard In 2000 RJ Rakestraw purchased a dilapidated, two unit -apartment building that was famously known as the bar on The Rosanne Show.  RJ purchased the building,…

Reitz Home Museum-Bring the Derby Home

History • Education • Preservation www.reitzhome.com Reitz Home Museum 2012 E-News Upcoming Events Help Kick Off the Summer Season With  Thursdays, May 8th to June 26 5:00…

Deaconess Donates 17 parcels of land

Deaconess Donates 17 parcels of land

Deaconess President and CEO Linda White gives the property deed to Steve Smith, Interim Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity of Evansville.     Deaconess donated 17 parcels…

1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

More than half of parents said the drugs are helpful By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter More than 7 percent of American schoolchildren are taking at least one medication…

Take Back the Night-March 24 @6:00 p.m. for Albion Fellows Bacon Center

Take Back the Night-March 24 @6:00 p.m. for Albion Fellows Bacon Center

“Take Back the Night March 2014” April 24, 2014 starting at Tropicana Evansville Events Plaza Registration begins at 6:00 p.m. Free Commemorative T-Shirts   In 2013, Albion…

Roundtable endorses new standards even as opponents object

By Paige Clark TheStatehouseFile.com The Indiana Education Roundtable endorsed new state standards for math and English during a meeting Monday despite boos from opponents who say the…

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