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Teacher uses clues to promote Indiana sites
… to virtually solve the 20 Indianapolis clues,” she said. By using Internet search engines, and solving the ciphers, a person learns about potential spots to visit in a given city. These locations fit into several family-friendly categories …
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Could the White River get a beach downtown? Maybe, says Visit Indy
There are at least two major hurdles to Visit Indy's plans. First, parts of the White River downtown are polluted. That would be an especially serious issue with any sort of attraction prompting people to get into the water. "Ensuring the cleanliness …
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CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Knife-Wielding, Rum-Guzzling Monkey In Rooftop Standoff In Brazil
A rum-drinking primate grabbed a butcher's knife and hopped onto the roof of a makeshift bar in Patos, Brazil, where it stabbed at the tiles and then waved the blade over the edge — essentially, giving the folks below some very strong "BACK OFF" vibes.
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Increased alcohol permits, Sunday sales for artisan distilleries passes Senate
A bill that would allow Sunday sales at artisan distilleries, refill of containers at farm wineries and an increase in alcohol permits in Hamilton and Boone County has passed the Indiana House and the Senate Public Policy Committee. The bill heads to …
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High hopes for high-ropes adventure in DM

High hopes for high-ropes adventure in DM
A budding project in Des Moines' Ewing Park could soon send outdoor lovers into the treetops. Park and recreation staff are calling it a high-ropes adventure course — the first of its kind in the state. And it's expected to open as soon as this fall …
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million hotel and conference center coming to Plainfield
It's not too far from Indy where there's all these cool attractions, so I think it would be cool.” “I'm pretty surprised,” Plainfield resident Lilly Crews said. “What type of … “I-70 and Indiana 267 is the western gateway for Indy Metro, and since …
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BC-IN–Indiana News Digest 6 pm, IN
INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana House committee takes up Wednesday a proposal to boost state highway funding through an increase in state gasoline taxes that has been criticized by Republican Gov. Mike Pence. By Brian Slodysko. Developing from 10 a.m …
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Defending Champions Suzy Walsham and Christian Riedl Return to New York for
Cindy Harris, 47, of Indianapolis, Ind., placed fourth in last year's race with a time of 14:22. She is a four-time winner of the event. Darren Wilson, 41, of Australia, placed third in the … supports all major television and FM radio stations in the …
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Top Five Free Museums on MLK Day
In addition to free admission, The Children's Museum of Indianapolis (3000 N. Meridian St., 317-334-3342) offers an action-packed program: Check out museum-wide storytelling and performances by the Griot Drum Ensemble throughout the day. Popular …
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Free admission to Indy attractions for MLK Day

Free admission to Indy attractions for MLK Day
Several Indianapolis venues offer free admission and learning opportunities in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the coming days. • All White River State Park attractions are open Monday for free in exchange for food donations to Gleaners Food Bank.
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Indy with Kids: 6 ways to celebrate MLK Day
All White River State Park attractions are open on Jan. 18 for free in exchange for food donations to Gleaners Food Bank. The open attractions include: Indianapolis Zoo, Indiana State Museum, IMAX Theater, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and …
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Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Guests will be able to enjoy all the attractions the park has to offer at the cost of one can per attraction. All donations will go to Gleaners Food Bank. Park attractions include the Eiteljorg Museum, the Indiana State Museum, the Indianapolis Zoo …
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