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If I told you I wasn’t addicted to social media then I would be a liar. I check my Facebook several times a day, I restarted a Twitter account that I shut down in September, and just reopened an Instagram account that has been dormant since 2012 — and I don’t have any idea why I have done an…

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Today may be the luckiest day of year — not only is it St. Patrick’s Day, it’s also the birthday of one of my most favorite people. I don’t have biological siblings but I do have Nicole Clair and I’ll claim her as mine. She’s been a part of my life for so long, my parents and grandparents ev…

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Parenting is one of the most demanding and difficult jobs around. We are surrounded with conflicting opinions about parenting and what is best for our children.

INDIANAPOLIS – On the February day President Obama spoke at Ivy Tech, a Bosnian man was arrested on the Ronald Reagan Parkway in Plainfield and detained on terror-related charges of funneling money and guns to ISIS fighters in the Middle East. Early this month, ISIS allegedly hacked into sev…

The world was a different place on Dec. 14, 1923. It was before television, internet, trans-Atlantic flight, moon-walking, computers, the horrors of WWII or the social change that has essentially moved us from the end of the Victorian era to cyber-driven virual world we live in today.

This Week's Circulars


ESTHER SINGLETON — The funeral for Esther M. Singleton was at 1 p.m. Saturday at Ed Lee Mortuary Downtown Chapel, with Rev. Jessica Singleton officiating. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery Reeve Township.

JACK PURDUE — The funeral for Jack J. Purdue was at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Ed Lee Mortuary North Chapel, with Pastor Cameron Gladish officiating. Burial was in St. John Cemetery.