INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report published by the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI and funded by a grant from The Vanguard Charitable Philanthropic Impact Fund analyzes effects of the 2008 Great Recession on charitable giving across various donor demographic groups and examines differences pre- and post-recession. The report offers key insights for nonprofits and donors as they face new and evolving factors affecting the philanthropic sector in the United States.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Athletico Physical Therapy has opened a new location in Terre Haute on Monday, October 7(th) and is conveniently located just south of Indiana State University off Wabash Avenue. Athletico is looking forward to continuing its quality of care throughout the state of Indiana and within the Terre Haute community.
CARMEL, Ind., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, CNO Financial Group was recognized in the American Heart Association's Workplace Health Achievement Index. The program recognizes companies for outstanding efforts to implement quality workplace employee health programs.
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The day Bradley Garrett learned about a job opening as VMS BioMarketing's Vice President, Customer Experience Center, he told a friend, "That's exactly what I want to do." The next day, he interviewed for the position.
Hoosiers aware of improper or illegal spending by local government officials soon may get a dedicated hotline to report the malfeasance for investigation by the state.
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As the need for wildlife conservation grows exponentially, the Indianapolis Prize, the world's leading award for animal conservation, elevates a message of hope for our planet. Today, Indianapolis Prize officials announced 31 global leaders in the field as Nominees for the 2020 award. These men and women are at the forefront of innovative research, scientific advances and incredible efforts bringing animals back from the brink of extinction.
CARMEL, Ind., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- KAR Auction Services Inc. d/b/a KAR Global (NYSE: KAR) announces three additions to its board of directors -- expanding board diversity and cross-industry expertise. Stefan Jacoby has more than 30 years of automotive industry experience, most recently in mobility ventures. Over his 20-year career, David DiDomenico has managed investment portfolios at various financial firms. Mary Ellen Smith brings extensive knowledge of global operations and digital transformation from her 20 years at Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard.
MUNCIE, Ind., Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MutualFirst Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: MFSF), the holding company of MutualBank (the "Bank"), announced today record quarterly net income available to common shareholders for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019 was $6.1 million, or $0.71 diluted earnings per common share. This compared to net income available to common shareholders for the same period in 2018 of $5.4 million, or $0.62 diluted earnings per common share. Net income for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019 represents an annualized return on average assets of 1.18% and return on average tangible common equity of 12.65% compared to 1.07% and 12.92%, respectively, for the same period of last year.
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has declared a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2019 of $0.645 per share on outstanding common stock.
For the first time in decades, Indiana farmers are harvesting hemp, a strain of cannabis that's used not to get high but for fiber, rope, clothing, grain, paper and the increasingly popular CBD oil.
CALUMET CITY — The latest entry in the south suburban casino sweepstakes aims to put a new gaming facility less than two miles from the Indiana border at the River Oaks shopping center in Calumet City.
State Rep. Mike Aylesworth, R-Hebron, whose House District 11 spans southern Lake and Porter counties, is hosting four town hall meetings Tuesday and Wednesday to speak with his constituents prior to the start of the 2020 legislative session.
GARY — "Black Panther" star Michael B. Jordan and actor and producer Seth Rogen have teamed up as executive producers for a series to be set in Gary.
A Statehouse study committee declined to make a policy recommendation Friday to address a hospital payment issue triggered when Indiana children covered by Medicaid receive trauma or neonatal emergency care from health providers located in another state.
GARY — A major political shakeup in Gary and Lake County appears to be imminent due to the decision of state Sen. Eddie Melton, D-Gary, to run next year for Indiana governor, instead of seeking reelection in Senate District 3.
MICHIGAN CITY — Northwest Indiana is poised to attract more visitors for both business and pleasure following Thursday's grand opening of the 11,000 square foot Fremont Ballroom at the Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City.
GARY — A Lake Superior Court judge has sided with the Gary Housing Authority in round one of a lawsuit filed by a local restaurant operator subject to eminent domain proceedings.
PORTAGE — Chicago and the Surfrider Foundation demanded in a letter this week that state and federal environmental officials step up their oversight and enforcement in the wake of violations at U.S. Steel's Portage plant and ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor.
Advocates for deploying speed enforcement cameras in Indiana highway work zones will have to make their case to the 2020 General Assembly without the extra support that typically accompanies a policy endorsement by a Statehouse study committee.
HAMMOND — Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. is not denying he's interested in "moving up the ladder" politically, which could include a primary election challenge next year to U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Gary.
CROWN POINT — The city will receive a piece of the $910 million pie Indiana will dish out to support wastewater and drinking water projects across the state.
Northwest Indiana's long-serving congressman, U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Gary, appears to be anticipating a Democratic primary election challenge by the long-serving mayor of Lake County's most populous city.
GARY — An Illinois-based mobile sports wagering operator is preparing to begin accepting sports bets in Indiana, in association with the Majestic Star casinos in Gary.
History is an important part of the lessons at any school, but those at District 158’s Calvin Coolidge Elementary begin the moment you walk in the building. It's something you won’t learn at any other school.
INDIANAPOLIS — Gubernatorial candidate Josh Owens wants to ensure a $50,000 minimum salary for all public school teachers, create a $2 billion public education endowment and put an end to Indiana's voucher program.
Following is a partial schedule of coming movies on DVD. Release dates are subject to change: OCTOBER 22: The Lion King 22: Angel of Mine 22: Bloodline 22: Satanic Panic 22: Strange But True 22: Tone Deaf 22: Veronica Mars 22: Wonder Woman: Bloodlines 29: Luce 29: 10 Minutes Gone 29: A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish 29: A Discovery of Witches: Series 1 29: Them That Follow 29: Warrior: ...
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is piloting an initiative in Chicago to hire people with criminal backgrounds and is throwing its weight behind public policy proposals aimed at giving ex-offenders a second chance. The nation's largest bank by deposits has partnered with several Chicago nonprofits to mentor, train and recruit applicants who might otherwise not have considered banking because they thought ...
The glass ceiling has long been talked about as the barrier keeping women from top roles in the workplace. A new report says there's a more pervasive problem facing women trying to climb the corporate ladder - a "broken rung" that inhibits their ability to step into that first management position. Instead, they get stuck in lower-paid, entry-level jobs with less mobility and few prospects for ...
SIGOURNEY, Iowa - Just when it looked like the Democratic presidential contest was becoming a two-person race, a pair of Midwestern pragmatists are betting they can still rise by speaking to an unsatisfied slice of the electorate: voters who believe Sen. Elizabeth Warren is too far to the left, but think former Vice President Joe Biden is yesterday's news. Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South ...