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  • Firefighters looking for cause of Friday morning house fire on south side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indianapolis Fire Department is looking into the cause of a early morning house fire on the city’s south side just after 5:00 a.m. Friday . Firefighters were called to a residence located in the 900 block of East Castle Avenue, just west of Madison Avenue, and upon arrival found flames coming from the attic area. The fire was quickly brought under control with no reported injuries. Officials have yet to release information on who may have […]

  • Mozel Sanders Foundation continues Thanksgiving Day tradition by feeding the needy

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –One of Indianapolis’s longest Thanksgiving Day traditions continued Thursday with the Mozel Sanders Thanksgiving  Day dinner, an event held to help feed the needy in central Indiana. The event, which was started almost 47 years ago by Mozel Sanders, enlists almost 2,000 volunteers who help prepare and deliver holiday meals to almost 40,000 people. The Mozel Sanders Foundation started preparations for Thursday’s event with several fund-raising events held earlier in November. Each meal costs about $5 to prepare […]

  • Driver error leads to chain reaction accident in the Lawrence area

    LAWRENCE, Ind. — Driver error is being listed as a possible cause for a chain reaction accident Wednesday morning in the Lawrence area. The three car accident occurred just after 8:00 a.m. along East 42nd Street, just east of Franklin Road. According to the Lawrence Police Department, one vehicle traveling westbound on 42nd Street had stopped but the person following behind did not and swerved into the eastbound lane after striking the vehicle ahead. Four people were transported to St. […]

  • Road construction of I-65 south side project is nearing the end

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — With the road construction season nearing the end, construction crews are working diligently in trying to complete one of the State’s largest undertakings ever,  the rebuilding of the six bridges on the south side along I-65 over I-465 and Lick Creek. Work began in early March on the $20 million rebuilding project that according to INDOT spokesperson Nate Riggs is “still on schedule” “The south side bridges at I-65 & I-465 are on schedule to be open […]

  • Head-on crash in Hamilton County claims life of Lebanon woman

    HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. — The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a two-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of one of the drivers. Deputies were dispatched to the area of Strawtown Avenue and Prairie Baptist Road in the eastern part of Hamilton County just before 7 a.m. Wednesday. Witnesses at the scene stated two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision with one person  trapped inside a vehicle. Crash investigators believe Bethany G. Moore, age 23 of Lebanon, IN, was […]

  • Event goers to Bankers Life Fieldhouse should get ready for traffic delays

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Event goers to Bankers Life Fieldhouse should get ready for traffic delays around BLF for the next several weeks. Delaware Street  between South Street and Maryland has been with construction and restrictions for the 18 months, largely in part because of the new St. Vincent Center for the Indiana Pacers. That project, plus additional work on the sidewalks and underground utilities along Penn at the Fieldhouse continue to have one lane blocked on either side of the […]

  • 7th annual “Running South” event continues legacy of teacher and coach

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. —  The Perry Township Education Foundation is sponsoring the 7th Annual Coach Hathaway’s Running South event Saturday, September 30, to honor the legacy of long-time local teacher and coach, Tom Hathaway. Proceeds from the event will support innovative classroom projects in Perry Township Schools and the Coach Hathaway Scholarship Fund. The day kicks-off with a health fair open to all in the Southport High School gym. Registration and packet pick-up begin at 7:30 A.M. The run includes a 10K, […]

  • Weekend construction project to close a part of North Split

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Drivers beware, a weekend construction project will close part of the North Split starting Friday night and will last till early Monday morning. INDOT officials have announced that ramp from west bound I-70 to south bound I-65 will close starting at 9:00 p.m. Friday night and remain closed until 6:00 a.m. Monday. Drivers will still be able to get to southbound I-65 by using the Collector at the North Split and taking that down Washington Street interchange […]

  • Drivers along I-70 at Indiana/Ohio state line to endure lane restrictions for next two weeks

    RICHMOND, Ind. –  Starting Friday night at 9 p.m.,contractors will start the restrictions on Interstate 70 West near mile 155 to one lane for up to 13 continuous days for a slide-in bridge construction project at the Ind. 121 (New Paris Pike) overpass. The bridge is located about 1 mile west of the Indiana-Ohio state line between U.S. 40 Exit 156 and State Road 227 Exit 153. One lane of I-70 West will be shifted to cross the median to the […]

  • Repair work to begin at the Sherman Minton Bridge this weekend

    FLOYD COUNTY, Ind.—The Indiana Department of Transportation’s contractor will begin making repairs to the underside of Sherman Minton bridge’s upper deck from eastbound Interstate 64’s two right lines.  This will require closing both eastbound right lanes on the Indiana approach at mile marker 123.7 during overnight hours between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.  Repairs on the downstream side of the upper deck begin this Sunday evening ,August 13, the eastbound I-64’s double right lane closure— which extends approximately 1500 feet—is expected […]