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Activate! – Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana: Charlotte Marks

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Charlotte Marks talks about the mission and her experience with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Also, more ways to connect to your community from the City of Bloomington’s Volunteer Network. EXTERNAL LINKS Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana BBBS Community Bigs Couples Bigs

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Hola Bloomington – November 13, 2015

Los locutores de HOLA Bloomington Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Carlos Bakota hablan con abogada de inmigración Christie Popp. Hablan sobre el tema de la inmigración, sobre cuestiones relevantes y la reforma migratoria. Además, Christie contesta las preguntas de los oyentas al aire. Hola Bloomington’s hosts Maria Auxiliadora Viloria and Carlos Bakota interview immigration lawyer Christie Popp. They talk about immigration. …

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Hospital Re-utilization Steering Committee to Hold Third Public Meeting

This coming Monday the Hospital Site Reutilization Steering Committee will be holding its third public meeting. The meeting begins at 3:30 p.m. in the Bloomington City Council Chambers. With the Bloomington Hospital moving to a new location, the current hospital grounds will have to be repurposed. Nothing is currently set in stone as the project of determining what should be …

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Bloomington to Host Two Major Amateur Softball Tournaments

The City of Bloomington has just announced that in July of 2017 it will host two major tournaments for the Amateur Softball Association of America. WFHB correspondent Amanda Marino looked into how the tournaments could affect the larger community for this WFHB community report. The Amateur Softball Association presented Bloomington with a James Farrell Award of Excellence for hosting one …

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Daily Local News – November 12, 2015

A lawsuit filed by a Bloomington landlord is forcing the city to redo an eight-year-old set of sweeping changes to its zoning law; After a heated three-hour public meeting last week, the group behind the proposed Seven Oaks Classical School is pushing forward with plans to set up a charter school in Monroe County;The Director of the Monroe County Public …

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Voices in the Street – “ATO-No! Alpha Tau Omega is Disbanded at IU.”

About a month ago, the fraternity house Alpha Tau Omega released a sexually explicit video on Twitter and was subsequently shut down. The official move-out date was last Friday. ATO and select individuals were accused of hazing, endangering a student and lying to university officials. Voices in the Street wanted to know whether or not your friends and neighbors feel …

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EcoReport – November 12, 2015

In today’s Eco-Report feature Professor Chris Craft discusses Wetlands which continue to disappear from the landscape, but they are important in preserving our clean water. Wetlands filter our runoff and also absorb toxic chemicals. Professor Craft takes his students at IU to the recently preserved wetland in Bean Blossom Bottoms to learn about the dynamics of wetlands. EcoReport is a …

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Wetlands and Beanblossom Bottom Nature Preserve

In today’s Eco-Report feature Professor Chris Craft discusses Wetlands which continue to disappear from the landscape, but they are important in preserving our clean water. Wetlands filter our runoff and also absorb toxic chemicals. Professor Craft takes his students at IU to the recently preserved wetland in Bean Blossom Bottoms to learn about the dynamics of wetlands.

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Better Beware Worst Internet Scams Two

Here are the top six internet scams, which have been around a long time, and repeatedly exposed, but way, WAY too many people keep falling for them!

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Jail Requests Extra Money To Pay Staff

The Monroe County Jail is asking for $145,000 in extra funding to pay employees for working overtime. The Monroe County Council considered the request last night. Jail Commander Sam Crowe explained the request stating that the jail is having overtime issues with a shortage of staff to handle the flux of inmates. County Council member Lee Jones questioned the wisdom …

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