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Hola Bloomington – May 22, 2015

Hola Bloomington hosts Israel Herrera, Juan Pablo Soto and Hannah Kasak-Gliboff host a special segment of “Un cafecito con…” with the real Latino students, now adults, that in 2004 beat MIT in The National Robotics Competition. This inspirational Latino story inspired the worldwide blockbuster film “Spare Parts.” Los locutores de Hola Bloomington Israel Herrera, Juan Pablo Soto y Hannah Kasak-Gliboff …

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bloomingOUT – May 21, 2015

Tonight, hosts Jeff Jewel and Jeff Poling interview Spencer PRIDE’s secretary and director, Judi Epp. Our hosts also interview bloomingOUT intern Megan McCullough about her segment, “Lost in the Initialism”. The music tonight was “I Can Change” by Brandon Flowers. BloomingOUT would like to thank Judi Epp for her time. Credits Hosts Jeff Jewel, Jeff Poling Executive Producer Joe Crawford Producer …

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Voices in the Street – A Safe and Civil City? How We View Bloomington After The Death of Hannah Wilson

On the morning of April 24th, the body of Hannah Wilson was found in Brown County near Lake Lemon.  Also found near her body was the cell phone of Daniel Messel, who had been previously arrested several times for violence against women.  Blood and hair was found in his car and he will go on trial for the murder of …

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“We Didn’t Ask” – A Secretive History in Vietnam

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Everyone has a story to tell. And as loved ones grow older, those stories become more and more precious to their family members. But what do you do when they have stories that they don’t want to tell? Indiana University student David Crosman brings us the story of his Grand Uncle, Louis Adams, and his secretive involvement in the Vietnam …

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Bloomington City Council Borrows $48 Million Dollars for TIF District

The Bloomington City Council voted last night to borrow up to forty-eight million dollars for the city’s Redevelopment District, also known as the downtown TIF district. The bond funds are to be used to finance infrastructure work in the district. Mayor Mark Kruzan lobbied for the measure at the May 13th meeting of the council. Kruzan spoke again last night. …

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iCan Bicycle Camp Rides into Bloomington

A bicycle camp for disabled children and young adults is coming to Bloomington this August. The deadline to sign up for the iCan Bike Camp is June 15th with ten spots left. Organizing Committee Member Deborah Meyerson explains the basics of the program. “It’s designed to help kids with disabilities to ride a two wheeled bike”, Meyerson explains. Professionals of …

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Daily Local News – May 21, 2015

The Bloomington City Council voted last night to borrow up to forty-eight million dollars for the city’s Redevelopment District, also known as the downtown TIF district;Last night the Council also passed a resolution to add the old Showers Furniture buildings to the city’s list of historic districts;The executive director of Indiana’s state school board is quitting after just a year …

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EcoReport – May 21, 2015

In today’s EcoReport feature, I-U environmental scientist Vicki Meretsky discusses Frogs, their role in our environment, and the types of these amphibians found in Southern Indiana. EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human …

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EcoReport – Professor Vicki Meretsky on Frogs

In today’s EcoReport feature, I.U. environmental scientist Vicki Meretsky discusses frogs, their role in our environment, and the types of these amphibians found in Southern Indiana.

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IN Nature – Mourningdove

Image By Linda Tanner (originally posted to Flickr as Mourning Dove) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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