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Indianapolis Museum of Art sponsors nature drawing - The Indianapolis Museum of Art is sponsoring an online drawing competition for digital pieces inspired by the institution's collections and gardens.  - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Indianapolis Passes On Chance To Bid On Democratic National Convention - Indianapolis, Ind (NBC33) -- Indianapolis has passed on the chance to host a national political convention, according to WTHR. City officials have decline to bid the Democratic National Convention's invitation to bid on hosting the 2016 event. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Indianapolis man stabbed by man walking 'like a zombie' - An Indianapolis man is recovering from a stab wound after he says the attacker walked toward him "like a zombie" with a box-cutter in his hand. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

IPS announces plan to turn around troubled schools - Indianapolis Public Schools have announced a groundbreaking plan to turn around its most troubled schools. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

City, utility want rate hike for car-sharing plan - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis Power and Light and the city of Indianapolis are seeking a $16 million rate hike to pay for a proposed electric car sharing program. IPL research analyst Kimberly Berry says in a filing with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission that the rate increase would ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Indianapolis DPW patches potholes at scene of deadly crash - Indianapolis Department of Public Works crews were patching potholes Monday morning after a crash claimed the life of a Marion County sheriff's deputy. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Indianapolis officer slays ex-wife, then self - The Indianapolis police chief says a sergeant on administrative leave used someone else's car to break through police surveillance and fatally shoot his ex-wife and himself. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Police arrest man for climbing monument statue - Indianapolis police say they arrested a 26-year-old man who allegedly climbed onto a statue at downtown Indianapolis' Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument and refused to come down. - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Want to start a new career? Indy is place to be, according to 2014 rankings - INDIANAPOLIS — It seems Indianapolis is ranked on some type of “best of” list weekly, and the most recent accomplishment is getting a lot of attention. It was even mentioned in Time Magazine.’s annual list of the best cities … - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

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Trent Richardson set to bounce back - ESPN - The Indianapolis Colts paid a hefty price for Trent Richardson, parting with their 2014 first-round draft pick to acquire the running back from the Cleveland Browns. Richardson knows that after averaging just 2.9 yards per carry last season, he needs ...Colts RB Trent Richardson is still confident despite awful 2013 - FanSided - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

NRA convention starts Friday in Indianapolis - WTHR - The city courted the NRA for several years before landing the group's annual meeting. Mortensen said a big draw "is how centrally located Indianapolis is." She said you can "drive four hours from Indianapolis and reach one million of our five million ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Indianapolis mourns Officer Kimberlee Carmack | Find funeral procession route ... - WRTV Indianapolis - INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis police (IMPD) officer Kimberlee Carmack died after her ex-husband shot her last week. Wednesday, the community is coming together to mourn and remember her. Officer Carmack has been recognized for her deep involvement ...Mourners honor slain Indianapolis police officer - WSBT-TVSlain Indianapolis officer laid to rest Wednesday - Fox 59Son eulogizes slain Indianapolis officer mother as 'amazing' - Post-Tribune - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

City of Indianapolis files lawsuit against 5 apartment complex owners - WRTV Indianapolis - In each of the lawsuits, the city of Indianapolis wants the owners to immediately comply with health and safety standards, fix existing problems on their sites, and pay for being a drain on city resources. The seven-page lawsuit claims the owner of the ...5 Indianapolis apartment sites sued by city for safety and health issues - Indianapolis Star - Thu, 24 Apr 2014

A quick take on Arthur Jones - ESPN (blog) - I recently chatted with Baltimore Ravens reporter Jamison Hensley about new Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones. I had to refer to Jones as a defensive lineman because he can play defensive tackle and end. Jones. Hensley gave a ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Indianapolis Colts Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Deone Bucannon - Bleacher Report - The Indianapolis Colts have had a busy offseason, and while they've added some key players, the NFL draft is still a place where they could find a few more key additions. Considering the changes in the secondary, the Colts should take a long look at ... - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Hop Cat to open Indianapolis location - WZZM - Barfly Ventures plans to open a Hop Cat in Indianapolis. Mark Sellers company will open the new pub in that city's Broad Ripple cultural district. It will feature 130 craft beers on tap -- and Indiana will get its first taste of crack fries. Hop Cat ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

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