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15 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette
The City of West Lafayette, with the help of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, presents the ninth annual Art on the Wabash this weekend. The event features a variety of artwork from some of the most creative residents in our area.
20 hrs ago | Journal and Courier
Resident Lillian McCormick bows her head during a moment of silence in the 9-11 "A Day to Remember" program Thursday, September 11, 2014, at the Indiana Veterans' Home in West Lafayette. J&C Photos of the Week Sept 15 Resident Lillian McCormick bows her head during a moment of silence in the 9-11 "A Day to Remember" program Thursday, September 11, 2014, at the Indiana Veterans' Home in West Lafayette.
Long road to conviction for Check Into Cash robbers Two armed robbers endured two mistrials before a third jury convicted them last month. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tT3tO3 It took three jury trials to convict Malcolm Smith and Landon Harbert of robbing a Check Into Cash at gunpoint in 2012.
Faith Notes: Week of Sept. 13 Events and news from local religious organizations.
Local woman aims to save pet lives with new cookbook Sharon Dull uses new cookbook to whip up funds and promote low-cost spay & neuter programs Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tJjfLe Sharon Dull with her dogs Noodles, from left, Emma and Tucker. Dull, who is a volunteer with North Central Spay & Neuter, has organized a cookbook, featuring recipes from local public figures, to raise money to assist low cost spay and neuter surgeries for people who cannot afford conventional veterinarian prices.
Purdue dedicates space to student veterans Success center designed to ease transition from combat to college Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tEd1w7 Purdue University dedicated the new Veterans Success Center on the second floor of the Purdue Memorial Union on Thursday. Students who are veterans can get their military paperwork certified, as well as network with other veteran students to ease the transition from combat to college, said center director Jamie Richards.
About 40 people were in attendance to pray and remember those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 and to pay tribute to those currently serving our country. "We want our veterans to remember those veterans who are still out there fighting," Superintendent of Indiana Veterans' Home, Linda Sharp said.
Snow falls as a lone Bald Eagle flies along the Wabash River Friday, February 15, 2013, in West Lafayette. Up to 20 of the eagles were spotted along the Wabash behind Williamsburg Apartments.
News 18 is digging a little deeper into the history of a West Lafayette man accused of trying to strangle a woman on campus last month. It is not the first incident with police for Boda Wu.
Minutes after the security staff at Indiana Tech was warned that an alleged shooter was on the loose in the vicinity of the school Tuesday morning, students and employees were quickly informed and the campus was immediately locked down. Fort Wayne police notified the school while searching for a suspect in an earlier fatal shooting who was thought to be hiding in a house on Maumee Avenue across the street from the campus.
WL council on tight deadline to redistrict West Lafayette, now a Class 2 city, will create six new council districts.
Shots fired at Willowbrook over weekend Deputies heard screaming or crying coming from a second-floor apartment in Building 8. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1nXx6dn Tippecanoe County sheriff's deputies were dispatched about 3:30 a.m. Sunday to the West Lafayette apartment complex on Lindberg Road, where the shots were ... (more)
The West Lafayette City Council voted to move up from a Class 3 city to a Class 2 city Tuesday night.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:32 pm
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