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  • What you need to know about Advanced Placement classes for your child

    For high school students, it can give them the edge in college — plus save them time and money. An Advanced Placement class is something to consider as sophomores and juniors start selecting classes for the next school year — but which ones are right for your children? The College Board’s Terry Redican tells us more about the benefits and how you can sign up.

  • Help your school earn cash during National Box Tops for Education Week

    It happens around this time every year! Gaps in funding force schools to make difficult decisions about supplies. You can help your school with cash possibly hiding in your home right now. HGTV star and working mother Genevieve Gorder is telling us about National Box Tops for Education Week.

  • Mobile lab teaches kids about science

    September is National Preparedness Month, and we’ve certainly had to prepare for a lot of severe weather.  We’re checking out a mobile lab demonstrating the power behind storms, and whipping up a tornado in a box!

  • Muncie Police Department officers talk about their new calendar

    Some local officers are striking a pose! Some officers with Muncie Police Department are modeling in a new calendar that’s now on sale. They stopped by FOX59 to show us how they’re protecting and serving up the sexiness for a good cause.

  • Helping address your child’s mental health

    We all want to raise happy and healthy children. But often in Indiana, our child’s mental health may be overlooked or misunderstood. Many kids and teenagers struggle with depression, anxiety and other issues — and in Indiana, we’re seeing a suicide crisis. Each year, one in five teenagers here seriously consider suicide, and one in ten try it. This is an important time to discuss this, especially since September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. We learned more about addressing children’s […]

  • Summer’s almost over, but this doesn’t mean you can’t take another trip. We’re talking about experiencing different parts of the world through virtual reality. The technology can take you on a trip from your very living room! Consumer VR Expert Brandon Boone is telling us about latest advances in virtual reality technology.  

  • Sherman visits the sweet spot ‘My Pretty Little Pretzel’

    Sherman shows us how a local woman took her sweet hobby and turned it into a moneymaker. Learn more about My Pretty Little Pretzel at its website or on Facebook.    

  • A high tech kiosk can copy your keys within seconds

    We’ll introduce you to “KeyMe”, a high tech kiosk placed in retailers nationwide — and it can copy your home or car keys in seconds.

  • Entertaining children with hands-on kids workshops at The Home Depot

    Many children in Central Indiana are enjoying a break from school,  but this doesn’t mean they have to take a break from learning! The Home Depot’s Richard Fletcher stopped by FOX59 to tell us about a hands-on kids workshop the store offers, and one of the projects children can get their hands on!

  • How financially literate is your teenager?

    How good is your teen at stretching a dollar? The National Endowment for Financial Education’s Ted Beck is giving us tips to help our teens manage money.