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Hola Bloomington – Octubre 2, 2015

Hola Bloomington’s hosts Maria Auxiliadora Viloria and Raquel Anderson interview local Latina women from Bloomington. The guests Sylvia Martinez and Leticia Zapata Gonzalez talk about their unique perspectives as Latinas living in Bloomington. Los locutores de HOLA Bloomington Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Raquel Anderson hablan con mujeres Latinas de Bloomington. Las invitadas Sylvia Martinez y Leticia Zapata González hablan sobre …

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Voices in the Street – The Fight Against Women’s Rights Continues: Republicans Push Through a Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood

On Wednesday, along mostly partisan lines, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to strip Women’s health provider Planned Parenthood of its funding in a stopgap funding bill aimed at keeping federal agencies operating in the fiscal year. Although the bill is expected to fail in the Senate, voices in the street wanted to know what your friends and neighbors think …

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Sophia Travis to be Honored at Women in Government Plaza

The dedication of the Women in Government Plaza at the Monroe County Courthouse is scheduled to take place this Sunday, October 4th, at 1pm. The plaza seeks to honor the life of Sophia Travis, a County Council member, artist, and community activist. It is also designed to honor women who have served in government in general. A non-profit group, the …

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Daily Local News – October 1, 2015

A man and woman were found dead last night in what investigators believe was a murder/suicide on the east side of Bloomington; The dedication of the Women in Government Plaza at the Monroe County Courthouse is scheduled to take place this Sunday, October 4th at 1pm; The Bloomington City Council recommended approving a 72.4 million dollar city budget last night; …

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Two Dead in Murder/Suicide

A man and a woman were found dead last night in what investigators believe was a murder/suicide on the east side of Bloomington. The two were discovered in the common area of Stratum at Indiana Apartments around 9:21 p.m. When police arrived, they found a 20 year old man dead from an apparent suicide by hanging. The woman, who was …

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Wheeler Mission Ministries and Backstreet Missions Merger

Wheeler Mission Ministries of Indianapolis officially merged with Bloomington’s Backstreet Missions today. The two organizations offer similar services, including addiction recovery programs and shelter for people experiencing homelessness. Wheeler Mission has been involved with Backstreet Missions from its beginning. The organization paid for the first fundraising efforts to get Backstreet Missions started in Bloomington, according to Wheeler Chief Development Officer …

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Talking Riots with Joshua Clover

Riots are coming and with greater intensity and frequency, according to poet and political theorist Joshua Clover. Clover will give a talk on riots as historical phenomena, on Saturday October 3rd in Bloomington. The event begins at 5 p.m. at the I. FELL building, located at 415 W 4th Street. Clover’s talk will be followed by a reading from his …

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EcoReport – October 1, 2015

In today’s EcoReport feature we talk to Robert Colangelo, Founding Farmer and CEO of Green Sense Farms. They grow leafy vegetables indoors using a technique called vertical farming, which incorporates a completely controlled climate and uses LED lighting. Growing chambers are stacked vertically. No soil is used in the growing. The largest vertical farm in the USA is located in …

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Vertical Farming

In today’s EcoReport feature we talk to Robert Colangelo, Founding Farmer and CEO of Green Sense Farms. They grow leafy vegetables indoors using a technique called vertical farming, which incorporates a completely controlled climate and uses LED lighting. Growing chambers are stacked vertically. No soil is used in the growing. The largest vertical farm in the USA is located in …

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Better Beware! – Bad Charities Pt. 2

The Five Worst Charities in the World – here are particularly malodorous examples of operations that take advantage of good people, and rip them off to enrich themselves.

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