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WEST LAFAYETTE — “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind,” echoed from millions of television sets in the late evening of July 20, 1969, as Purdue alumnus Neil Armstrong became the first man to set foot on the moon.

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana State Fair announces the first six of 17 concerts that will be part of the 2019 Indiana State Fair Free Stage headline entertainment, which returns August 2-18. Each night of the Fair features a concert that is free with paid fair admission.

LAFAYETTE – The City of Lafayette and its partners: Tippecanoe County, City of West Lafayette, Builders Association of Greater Lafayette and the Lafayette Regional Association of Realtors has released its Tippecanoe County Housing Analysis and Strategy Plan. Over the last year with industry …

Visit Lafayette – West Lafayette (VLWL) announces the hiring of Emily Weisenberger as the Sports Marketing Manager. Weisenberger graduated from Purdue University’s Hospitality and Tourism Program with a concentration in environmental sustainability. She worked as a Visitor Information Specia…

LAFAYETTE – The votes are in, and the names of the two new water slides currently being built at Tropicanoe Cove have been selected. After a process of brainstorming by the staff at Lafayette Parks and Recreation and by the Mayor’s Youth Council, and a week-long public survey, the results ar…

TIPPECANOE AND WHITE COUNTIES – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a resurfacing project will begin next week on State Road 43 from just south of Brookston to less than one and one half mile north of State Road 225. The contractor will begin with patching operations on Tuesda…

LAFAYETTE – The Lafayette Symphony wraps up their 2018-19 casual nightclub series on Thursday, June 6 with The B-Side: Track 3 — Randy Salman Trio. LSO Principal Clarinetist Randy Salman brings his laid-back trio to Carnahan Hall (2200 Elmwood Ave, Suite A6) for an evening of mellow jazz.

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The Purdue Crew Team raised $16,843.92 for the LUM Good Samaritan Fund through the 10th annual Purdue Row-a-Thon event which took place on February 16 at Tippecanoe Mall.

Tippecanoe County-On May 10 at approximately 10:16 a.m. on I-65 southbound near the 176 mile marker (that is one mile north of the SR 25/175 exit) a vehicle lost control in the construction zone, hit the construction barrels and guard rail, bounced off the side of a semi-trailer then went he…

The General de Lafayette chapter, NSDAR is pleased to announce that Thomas Day, a senior at West Lafayette Jr.-Sr. High school had been chosen by the Indiana NSDAR as one of thirteen state finalists for the Indiana state Good Citizen of the Year Award. Thomas and his family will attend the a…

Lafayette — The public is invited to celebrate the opening of the River City Community Center. The facility will house a café, four small conference rooms, a private counseling suite, two multi-purpose rooms, a community boardroom, an auditorium and banquet center capable of seating up to 60…

Danville, IN – Congressman Jim Baird (R-IN-04) invites all students, parents and school officials from Indiana’s 4th Congressional District who are interested in learning more about attending our nation’s military academies to come to Academy Day on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Lafayette Fa…

On May 1 at approximately 8:00 p.m. troopers with the Indiana State Police were involved in a short vehicle pursuit leading to multiple drug and traffic arrest.

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WHITE COUNTY — Autumn Culver was a bit surprised that her song, “I’ll Help You,” won the Mike Lane Horizon Award at the 19th annual Shirley Martin Scholarship Awards for Young Songwriters.

LAFAYETTE — Trooper Devin Farmer, of the Indiana State Police Post in Lafayette, was honored by ISP Superintendent Doug Carter on Friday at a ceremony conducted in the Government Center South in Indianapolis.

It is said that having a pet provides many days of joy and happiness and at least one day of sorrow. The loss of a fur baby can be as difficult as the death of a human family member or friend, with each individual processing the grief differently.

Crossing the line separating Indiana and Illinois sometimes means dealing with different laws and customs. Readers are asked to share ideas for this weekly feature. This week: Revenge porn.

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A five-term state representative who this year aided Griffith's efforts to secede from Calumet Township, and previously helped derail a proposed constitutional amendment banning gay marriage, is resigning from the Indiana House.

The administration of Gov. Tim Walz wants more Minnesota criminal offenders to find a job and housing and fewer to return to prison. The Minnesota Legislature this session mostly approved more money for the Department of Corrections for increased staffing in the wake of violent in-prison altercations that resulted in the deaths of two prison guards. However, Deputy Commissioner Sarah Walker, ...

After 2017's devastating Northern California wildfires, the Red Cross sought sifters - the kind sometimes used to pan for gold - to help people search for valuables in the ashes of their homes. Members of Amazon's new disaster response team found the items in the commerce giant's vast inventory and expedited shipment. "We were able overnight to schedule a truck, drive it up to Sonoma Valley, ...

CHICAGO - You can ditch your car for public transit and refill a reusable water bottle rather than buying plastic. But good luck finding a "green" substitute for an airline flight - unless you happened to be on a particular Los Angeles-bound United Airlines flight earlier this month. The flight out of O'Hare International Airport was on a Boeing 737 powered by a fuel mixture that was 30% ...

Dear Mr. Dad: This Father's Day is over, but what advice do you have to keep dads involved every day? A: As someone who spends a lot of time doing research on and writing about fathers - and even more time trying to be a good dad - I agree that the fact that the one day per year that's dedicated to dads has passed doesn't mean that dads are any less important the other 364 days of the year. ...