Indianapolis Business Journal

OCTOBER 15-22, 2012

This week, find out how the Horizon League is coping with Butler University's departure and meet Indianapolis International Airport's new development czar. In Forefront, Ed DeLaney and Luke Kenley debate the merit of "family impact statements." And in A&E, Lou Harry shares his favorites from the upcoming Heartland Film Festival.

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Honda hopes 2013 Civic restores model’s luster

The next model of the Honda Civic, due out by year-end, may need hefty changes to silence critics and ensure the company’s 2,000-employee Greensburg factory has strong demand for its signature vehicle for years to come.

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Lilly shares rise on Alzheimer’s study results

Eli Lilly and Co.’s Alzheimer’s drug slowed cognitive decline 34 percent in patients with mild forms of the disease, according to an analysis of Lilly’s clinical trial data released Monday. Lilly’s share price jumped more than 5 percent on the news.

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EDITORIAL: City waterways plan awash in promise

It’s invigorating to see the big potential of grass-roots economic development efforts. Take, for example, the Reconnecting to Our Waterways initiative, a mammoth plan to use six waterways in the city to attract investment and improve the neighborhoods that surround them.

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MAURER: Mourdock makeover isn’t flattering … or believable

Senate hopeful Richard Mourdock energized the right wing of the Republican Party this spring when he declared uncategorically that he rejects cooperation with his political opponents and that his brand of partisanship defines compromise as “Democrats coming our way.”

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Cummins shares slide on job cuts, lower forecast

Shares in Cummins Inc. saw their biggest one-day drop in three months Wednesday after the Columbus-based engine maker lowered its forecasts for revenue and profit and said it expects to cut as many as 1,500 jobs by the end of the year.

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PROXY CORNER: Celadon Group Inc.

Indianapolis-based Celadon Group Inc. is a trucking company that provides long-haul, full-truckload freight service through Canada, the United States and Mexico.

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