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Muncie Welcoming New Festival In August

There’s a new street festival set to debut in Muncie in August featuring hot air balloons and hot food. The Star Press reports Muncie Downtown Development Partnership is hosting an all-day event called Fire Up DWNTWN, presented by Ivy Tech Muncie, on Aug. 6. The event will begin at 1 p.m. that day on the…Continue Reading

Muncie Noon Rotary Club Announces Officers

The Muncie Noon Rotary Club announcing officers for the 2022-2023 Rotary year. MuncieJournal.com reports they include President: Matt Howell, President Elect: Robert LaFrance, Immediate Past President: Kate Stoss, Secretary: Dan Wolfert and Treasurer: Linda S. Gregory. The post Muncie Noon Rotary Club Announces Officers appeared first on Woof Boom Radio News.Continue Reading

Effort To Identify Former Industrial Properties For Clean Up

A group of neighborhood residents will lead an effort to identify former industrial properties for cleanup using $500,000 in federal funds. MuncieJournal.com reports the East Central Indiana Regional Planning District won the grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA chose 10 Indiana organizations and communities that would receive part of $9.4 million in…Continue Reading

Yorktown say No Parking In The Meadow for the 4th

No parking in the Meadow – Important changes for the Yorktown fireworks on Monday night – in order to keep Tiger Drive open for safety due to roundabout construction, all parking will be at the high school, middle school, the sports park, or any legal street parking downtown.  Only handicapped parking with handicapped plates or…Continue Reading

Yorktown Says ‘No Parking In The Meadow’ for the 4th

Yorktown Says ‘No Parking In The Meadow’ for the 4th

No parking in the Meadow – Important changes for the Yorktown fireworks on Monday night – in order to keep Tiger Drive open for safety due to roundabout construction, all parking will be at the high school, middle school, the sports park, or any legal street parking downtown.  Only handicapped parking with handicapped plates or…Continue Reading

Forbes Names First Merchants Among Best Banks In Indiana

Forbes Magazine recognized First Merchants Bank as among the best banks in Indiana, an honor Forbes bestows to only the top 2.7% of banks nationally. MuncieJournal.com reports Forbes identified the best banks in every state by extensively surveying bank customers about the quality of the customer experience and services provided by their banks. Forbes publishes…Continue Reading

IPASS- New Initiative To Help Single Parents Earn Degrees

Ivy Parents Achieve Success with Support (I.PASS) is a new initiative at Ivy Tech Muncie-Henry County to help support single parents in earning workforce-ready certifications and associates degrees. MuncieJournal.com reports the program provides single parents with connections to community programs, mentors in the Ivy Tech community and additional support through meetings. Learn more about the…Continue Reading

Trucking Company Making Delaware County Its Eastern US HQ Site

A Montana-based trucking company is making Delaware County its Eastern U.S. headquarters. MuncieJournal.com reports Jones Brothers Trucking will build a state-of-the-art trucking and logistics facility at 1901 W. Mount Pleasant Boulevard in the Industria Center industrial park, with an anticipated completion date in December. The post Trucking Company Making Delaware County Its Eastern US HQ…Continue Reading