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WEST LAFAYETTE — Weeks before Purdue University made the shift to remote learning last spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nathan Mentzer, an associate professor in Purdue’s Polytechnic Institute and College of Education, started blending both face-to-face and online instruction in his clas…

LAFAYETTE — The Lafayette City Council approved the sale of land from the railroad relocation corridor for a $12 million housing project developed by Triple R LLC. The project will consist of new, upper-end housing and commercial space near 8th and Oregon Streets in the Ellsworth/Romig Neigh…

LAFAYETTE — On a day that is being remembered for the lives lost on 9/11, especially the 343 firefighters in New York City that made the ultimate sacrifice, Lafayette Fire Station #3 held a ‘Wetting In’ ceremony on September 11 for a new fire engine. A ‘Wetting In’ ceremony is when a new fir…

LAFAYETTE — The Greater Lafayette Walk to End Alzheimer’s will move forward Sept. 26, but things will look different this year, according to information from the organization. Instead of hosting a large gathering, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter is encouraging participant…

WEST LAFAYETTE – Inari Agriculture, a biotechnology company developing next-generation seeds, has secured $145 million since its founding less than four years ago and is expanding its operations at its Purdue Research Park-based Seed Foundry.

WEST LAFAYETTE — On a sunny, bright August afternoon, industrial engineering major Sarah Laplena was enjoying the shade and the outdoors on the Memorial Mall between classes, provided through one of the 37 study and dining open-air tents now dotting the Purdue University campus.

WEST LAFAYETTE – Co-sleeping, or the sharing of a sleeping space by a mother and baby, can provide better sleep for baby and mom, easier breast feeding and closeness that encourages proper breathing and psychological development in a baby.

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WEST LAFAYETTE – Innovators from Purdue University hope their new technology can help transform paper sheets from a notebook into a music player interface and make food packaging interactive.

LAFAYETTE — Thirteen (13) downtown Lafayette restaurants/bars will be expanding their patio dining experience for patrons to enjoy additional outdoor dining space for the next six weekends as part of Lafayette’s Fresh Air Eats promotion. The City has agreed to provide the underwriting costs …

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WEST LAFAYETTE — This year, getting an annual influenza vaccination is more important than ever, said a Purdue University nursing expert.

WEST LAFAYETTE — For almost 50 years, the North Central Regional Center for Rural Development (NCRCRD), funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture and the land-grant universities in the 12-state region, has addressed issues critical to the growt…

WEST LAFAYETTE — Even before the pandemic, health care was a complex business with multilayered challenges begging for innovative approaches to problem solving and finding breakthrough solutions.

LAFAYETTE — Staying home. It’s what we were all asked to do to protect ourselves and our community since the arrival of COVID-19 in mid-March. Now, as some restrictions begin to ease, many in our community are beginning to venture out. But for our older community members, home is still the s…

WEST LAFAYETTE – With the global pandemic, many face-to-face workshops and field days have been canceled, but the business of agriculture goes on and so does Purdue University’s popular online agronomy course series.

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LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- William McBride, Ph.D., is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Prominent Educator for his remarkable contributions to the field of Education and in recognition of his role as an Arthur G. Hansen Distinguished Professor at Purdue University.

Right-wing conspiracy theorist and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient Rush Limbaugh wants Republican senators to push through President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee without a confirmation hearing. The fact-challenged pundit sees no reason to subject the president's pick to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg - who hasn't yet been buried - to the scrutiny endured by previous conservative ...

SEATTLE - A hat trick seemed like an inevitability for Evan White as he flailed helplessly at a 2-0 breaking ball about 6 inches off the outside of the plate that he was certain was going to be a fastball from Lance McCullers Jr. In hockey, a hat trick – scoring three goals in one game - is an achievement to be cherished and celebrated. In baseball, it's one of the worst failures for a hitter ...

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Cameron Peak fire near Rocky Mountain National Park in northern Colorado, the fifth-largest wildfire in the state's history, grew over the weekend by more than 1,500 acres as winds increased, officials reported Monday. The fire's size had remained steady for nearly two weeks at 102,596 acres. On Monday, the blaze reached 104,157 acres. Winds blowing up to 35 mph ...

ATLANTA - Chester Doles, a North Georgia man who has spent decades in white supremacist groups, was a vocal champion of Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene ever since she posed for a photo with him earlier this year. But when he showed up to a rally in Ringgold Saturday, he was escorted out on Greene's orders. "Yes, I asked him to be removed. He is not welcome at any events that I attend. ...