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MAHERN: Let teachers operate like professionalsRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Louis Mahern / Special to IBJ
The factory system is no longer acceptable. We now demand professionalism from our teachers and a system that adapts to each child's particular needs.
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FERGUSON: Reform overlooks special-needs childrenRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Margaret Ferguson / Special to IBJ
In a telling exchange, an education expert at a local advocacy group with whom I spoke reported that she home-schooled her children with special needs. This is not at all uncommon.
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MORELAND: Will college be just for rich Hoosiers?Restricted Content

September 24, 2011
Doran Moreland / Special to IBJ
It seems that, for those fighting the hardest to stay afloat in this economy, the hits just keep coming.
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HOWEY: Hinkle's icky predicament when he's 64Restricted Content

September 24, 2011
Brian A. Howey / Special to IBJ
In addition to his clothes, confidentiality and dignity, he has been stripped of his committee chairmanships.
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TAFT: More leverage needed from Water Co. saleRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Bill Taft / Special to IBJ
If these funds are completely spent on infrastructure repairs or even enhancing service programs by capitalizing a new endowment, we will miss an opportunity to attract a far greater investment in transforming our core city.
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MUTZ: Pressure's on to tackle immigration reformRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
John Mutz / Special to IBJ
Until some reasonable change in the legislation is made, we will continue to have a system that is unfair and impossible to enforce.
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BONIFIELD: Hitch library needs to government reformRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Jake Bonifield / Special to IBJ
Libraries, like roads, are government where nearly everyone wants it.
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KRULL: Conservatism has its own costs to societyRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
John Krull / Special to IBJ
Is it right to allow kids to suffer because of their parents's choices?
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SWAYZE: Unholy liberal axis is cracking up, finallyRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Sue Swayze / Special to IBJ
Change is hard, for sure. But the stirring of citizens' souls in this country is exciting. "Take it back!" I shout.
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FARGO: Meet the new public access counselorRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Anthony L. Fargo / Special to IBJ
Hoage is correct that his office shouldn't be advising agencies on how to comply with the law, educating them, and also fining them when they misbehave.
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VANE: A conversation with an Indianapolis sageRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Robert Vane / Special to IBJ
Where would we be without the P.E. MacAllisters of the world? Not just in politics—and there are many Democrats about whom we could ask the same question—but throughout all our society.
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LADWIG: Chamber scores questionably on economyRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Craig Ladwig / Special to IBJ
We are left with the sobering realization that there is no lobby for free-market economics at the Statehouse.
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STYRING: An Iron reason why Obama will lose in 2012Restricted Content

September 24, 2011
Bill Styring / Special to IBJ
Mike Pence shouldn't pop any champagne corks, though. Indiana gubernatorial elections have a nasty habit of running counter to national trends.
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WAGNER: Coming soon, the Indiana Gridiron DinnerRestricted Content

September 24, 2011
Jennifer Wagner / Special to IBJ
Civility in politics isn't dead. You just have to find the middle ground of funny.
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DAVIS: How Gregg can take the state up a notchRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Kathy Davis / Special to IBJ
For Indiana to prosper, we need interesting work that provides value to the world.
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SHELLA: Why Hinkle needs to get out of politicsRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Jim Shella / Special to IBJ
Never mind that Conan got the title wrong. He was right about the voting record and, most important, he got a laugh.
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BOEHM: Criminal sentencing laws due for reformRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Ted Boehm / Special to IBJ
We do have the benefit of thoughtful study, if not completely reliable data, to support some basic reform that will save the state money and produce a fairer and more productive criminal justice system.
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HARRIS: A better structure would let standout schools emergeRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
David Harris / Special to IBJ
Urban school systems across the country are in crisis, but some individual urban schools are thriving.
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MEREDITH: Design districts with both students and the community in mindRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Teresa Meredith / Special to IBJ
The entire school culture would be developed to improve expectations and accountability for both its students and community.
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KINGSOLVER: Do something about spiraling college costsRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Justin Kingsolver / Special to IBJ
For leaders across our state to contribute to putting a college diploma out of reach for those who need it most is a social injustice.
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WOUDENBERG: Hands off my health savings accountRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Anita Y. Woudenberg / Special to IBJ
Unfortunately, Obama’s solution for uninsured young people, rather than to educate and promote this great option, is to use that fact to justify imposing federal health insurance on everyone and to penalize those who don’t buy into the federal program.
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KETZENBERGER: Driving into the past to find the futureRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
John Ketzenberger / Special to IBJ
It’s a timely reminder to ignore those who would rather hunker down, avoid risk and ride out the economic storm.
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WINSTON: Put Madam Walker on the Cultural TrailRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Robin Winston / Special to IBJ
We don’t need a statue of a slave to remind us of our history.
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VAUGHN: No reason to restrict satellite voting centersRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Julia Vaughn / Special to IBJ
Satellite early voting is a no-brainer and it’s a shame Republicans are hiding behind security and fiscal red herrings, since their concern is purely political; they simply believe early voting helps Democrats.
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CAMPBELL: Local elections should get more respectRestricted Content

September 10, 2011
Steve Campbell / Special to IBJ
I can’t escape stories on Nancy Pelosi, Sarah Palin or Donald Trump, but have to scour the Web to find a few words about Joanne Sanders, Ryan Vaughn or Ed Coleman.
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  1. If what you stated is true, then this article is entirely inaccurate. "State sells bonds" is same as "State borrows money". Supposedly the company will "pay for them". But since we are paying the company, we are still paying for this road with borrowed money, even though the state has $2 billion in the bank.

  2. Andrew hit the nail on the head. AMTRAK provides terrible service and that is why the state has found a contractor to improve the service. More trips, on-time performance, better times, cleanliness and adequate or better restrooms. WI-FI and food service will also be provided. Transit from outlying areas will also be provided. I wouldn't take it the way it is but with the above services and marketing of the service,ridership will improve and more folks will explore Indy and may even want to move here.

  3. They could take the property using eminent domain and save money by not paying the church or building a soccer field and a new driveway. Ctrwd has monthly meetings open to all customers of the district. The meetings are listed and if the customers really cared that much they would show. Ctrwd works hard in every way they can to make sure the customer is put first. Overflows damage the surrounding environment and cost a lot of money every year. There have been many upgrades done through the years to help not send flow to Carmel. Even with the upgrades ctrwd cannot always keep up. I understand how a storage tank could be an eye sore, but has anyone thought to look at other lift stations or storage tanks. Most lift stations are right in the middle of neighborhoods. Some close to schools and soccer fields, and some right in back yards, or at least next to a back yard. We all have to work together to come up with a proper solution. The proposed solution by ctrwd is the best one offered so far.

  4. Fox has comments from several people that seem to have some inside information. I would refer to their website. Changed my whole opionion of this story.

  5. This place is great! I'm piggy backing and saying the Cobb salad is great. But the ribs are awesome. $6.49 for ribs and 2 sides?! They're delicious. If you work downtown, head over there.

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