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Writer’s Showcase: Tony Brewer
Tony Brewer is a poet, an author, and president of the Bloomington Storytellers Guild. Correspondent Michael Glab spoke with Brewer, and we’re bringing you highlights from ...
Planned Neighborhood Development
The city council will meet tonight to discuss a proposal to re-zone a football-shaped area of land along the B-line trail on the north side of the downtown area between 9th ...
St. Monkey: A New Book by IU Prof. Jacinda Townsend
On a recent episode of the WFHB show Bring it On Jacinda Townsend talked about her new book, St. Monkey, which is set in Eastern Kentucky during the 1950’s. Now we bring you ...
IU: No Written Contracts on University Courts Deal
As Bloomington officials debate this week whether to designate the University Courts neighborhood as a historic district, plans are moving forward to demolish six of its ...
Narrowing the Skills Gap: An Interview with Joe Donnelly
Some are saying there is a skills gap in Indiana – that there are manufacturing jobs available but not enough skilled workers to fill them. Correspondent Lauren Glapa spoke ...
Happy Birthday Jonas Longacre
Jonas Longacre was found dead on January 2nd, in the home of his father and stepmother Mark Longacre and Nancy Hiller. Monroe County Coroner Nicole Meyer ruled the cause of ...
Education and Indiana's Juvenile Detention System
The Commission on Improving the Status of Children, which was established last summer, held its most recent meeting February 19th.
Summer Shelter for Homeless Citizens in the Works
Five weeks from tomorrow, Bloomington’s only low-barrier homeless shelter is scheduled to close for the season. But a group has been meeting in recent weeks to form a summer ...
For today’s WFHB feature exclusive, correspondent Jennifer Whitaker investigates the shifting policies that are affecting Indiana’s assistance to those with developmental disabilities.
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