INDIANAPOLIS | House Republicans are preparing to wager the lives of some 700 Hoosier babies a year on their philosophy that the private sector is more capable of reducing infant mortality than any government program.
PLAINFIELD | Prison life for low-level felons making their first trip inside the barbed-wire fences is about to change.
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is launching a new School of Computing and Informatics this fall with the help of a $2.5 million grant aimed at providing training for in-demand jobs.
Any older residents who are having trouble finding work can now turn to a nonprofit group for help.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has tapped a suburban Indianapolis state representative to head the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Career Council is putting the finishing touches on a strategic plan aimed at encouraging more Hoosiers to complete post-high school education or job training programs that meet the needs of the state's employers.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana school counselors are spending an increasing portion of their days on tasks unrelated to guiding students toward college admission or career preparation.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence is focusing on his goal to assist low-income, working Hoosiers in purchasing private health insurance, as he strives to convince conservative allies and critics that his Healthy Indiana Plan 2.0 isn't a government entitlement program.
Planting Possibilities, of Highland, has been awarded a grant for nearly $25,000 from the Lake County Community Fund at Legacy Foundation to fund a gardening and growing education program at Campagna Academy in Schererville.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence's call to repeal the business personal property tax likely won't have the revenue impact that many local leaders feared once House Republicans get through with it.
MERRILLVILLE | Northwest Indiana's economy has grown to $34 billion today from $29 billion in 2009, but the rising tide is not lifting the boats of workers without enough skills or education.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has designated a seven-county area in Northwest Indiana as the state's Works Council No. 1.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Merrillville foundation has given $1 million to an Indianapolis organization serving the blind and visually impaired.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has a simple explanation for why he's not hanging around the Statehouse while the Indiana General Assembly is in session – it's jobs.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana National Guard felt the first pinch Monday as federal budget cuts known as the sequester began to take their toll on Hoosiers.
PORTAGE | Members of a regional construction trade group said Friday they hope their new training center serves as a sign that Northwest Indiana contractors will remain committed to making safety performance a business imperative.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Department of Workforce Development is offering free online training through WorkOne to help Hoosiers build the skills necessary to get the job they want.
Joseph Moore, 46, is constantly furthering his skills through his collaboration with The Arc of Northwest Indiana.
INDIANAPOLIS | Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Joe Donnelly launched a five-stop tour of Indiana on Monday, touting a six-point jobs plan he says will benefit both Hoosier workers and employers.
VALPARAISO | Experience Works is nonprofit charitable organization that offers training and employment opportunities for low-income seniors age 55 and older.
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