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Hola Bloomington – Setember 8, 2017

Locutores Carlos Bakota, Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Luis Hernandez hablan de la situacion politica actual y como nos esta afectando. DACA. Hosts Carlos Bakota, Luise Fuentes-Rohwer, luis Hernandez talk about the current political situation and its’ affects. DACA.

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“Project Picnic”: A Cardboard Recycling Facility Proposed for Bloomington’s West Side

The site of the now-demolished ABB manufacturing plant on Bloomington’s west side, is being considered as a location for a cardboard recycling plant. Bloomington Economic Development Corporation President Lynn Coyne told the Monroe County Redevelopment Commission on August 30th an anonymous corporation approached the Indiana Economic Development Commission with the idea. Coyne says the plant would recycle used cardboard into …

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HBL- September 1, 2017

Locutoras Minerva Sosa y Norma Reeve hablan del tema de hoy en HOLA Bloomington’s De Mujer a Mujer – Casos de la Vida Real. En honor a la independencia de muchos paises Latinoamericanos este mes, hablan sobre la independencia de la mujer. Host Minerva Sosa and Norma Reeve discuss the topic today in HOLA Bloomington’s De Mujer a Mujer – …

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Bloomington City Council to Begin Deliberations Over Comprehensive Plan

The Bloomington City Council will meet tonight in its first of several scheduled deliberations over the city’s Comprehensive Plan. City Councilmember Steve Volan says the Comprehensive plan is a guiding document for the Unified Development Ordinance, or UDO, a legal statement of city policy. The Comprehensive plan is the successor to what the city used to refer to as the …

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Indiana Police Worried About Proposed Gun Permit Bill

Indiana Police say they’re worried about a repeatedly proposed Indiana bill that would no longer require residents to receive a permit in order to carry a gun. Gun permits act as a background check to stop individuals with criminal or mental records from obtaining access to guns. But Republican state representative Jim Lucas of Seymour, Indiana is trying to repeal …

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Kilroy’s Social Media Posts Draw Ire

Bloomington residents are upset over a tweet issued by Kilroy’s Recess as well as an outdoor chalk sign posted a week ago. The bar on Kirkwood, which replaced Kilroy’s on Kirkwood, reopened Thursday. Near midnight on Friday, the business’ Twitter account tweeted at billionaire sports investor and Indiana University alumnus Mark Cuban: “Come check out your old place. Spoiler: we …

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MCCSC, Brown County Schools Halt “Lunch Shaming”

After community outcry, the Monroe County Community School Corporation put an end to so-called ‘lunch shaming,’ Brown County Schools are following suit. Lunch-shaming — the practice of taking away a student’s lunch and replacing it with a cheaper “school approved” lunch, once they had exceeded their lunch account balance, was discontinued by MCCSC last month. MCCSC Spokesperson Andrew Clampit said …

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Hola Bloomington – August 25, 2017

Locutora Luz López y Locutor Erick Gutiérrez dieron el seguimiento del tema introducido el mes pasado, ¡Hola Hombres! Hablaron sobre el género, la masculinidad, respeto entre otras cosas. Host Luz Lopez and Host Erick Gutierrez continued the previous topic from last month, ¡Hola Hombres! Also, they spoke about gender, masculinity, respect and more.

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Jim Sims Elected to Bloomington City Council

Jim Sims was elected to the Bloomington City Council last night by the Monroe County Democratic Caucus. Sims is taking over the City Council At-Large seat formerly held by Tim Mayer. Mayer announced his departure from city council, a position he had held for 19 years, on July 31st. Sims is the second African-American to serve on the Bloomington city …

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Hola Bloomington – August 18, 2017

Locutora, Maria Auxi, entrevista a Armin Vit y Bryony Gomez-Palacio los co-fundadores de UNDERCONSIDERATION. Escucha y enterate de lo que se trata! Host, Maria Auxi, Interviews Armin Vit and Bryony Gomez-Palacio co-founders of UNDERCONSIDERATION. Listen and find out what is it about!

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