| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:45 AM
One person was fatally shot early Wednesday, just one block away from where hundreds of people were gathering to apply for Section 8 housing in Bloomington, Ind.
Officers with the Bloomington Police Department responded to the 1000 block of North...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 10:25 PM
A University of Chicago business school student was struck and killed by a cab that veered off Milwaukee Avenue in the River West neighborhood this morning, hit a light pole and flipped over several times, authorities said.
Eric Kerestes, 30, was...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 9:01 AM
A record freshman class is set to invade Bloomington.
Indiana University expects 7,590 first-year students to enroll in 2012, eclipsing the previous mark for an incoming freshman class set in 2008.
"We believe the record numbers in the beginning class...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Dona Lee and John Ray Schmucker are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.
Donna Lee Marshall, the daughter of William and Hazel Marshall of Hooversville, married John Ray Schmucker, son of Rose and Frank Schmucker of Latrobe, in St. Peters...
| May 3, 2012
| 9:50 AM
The Bloomington Police Department said they are investigating if a man accused of murdering several women in southern Indiana is linked to missing Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.
Bloomington police said a detective has been assigned to...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Gart Westerhout, an internationally known radio astronomer who established the astronomy department at the University of Maryland, College Park and was scientific director at the U.S. Naval Observatory in Washington, died Sunday of congestive heart...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The electronic dance music, or EDM, revolution has officially reached the Peninsula. Staff at Hampton Coliseum announced Wednesday that Pretty Lights and Bassnectar, two of the genre's big names, will perform there Dec. 28 & 29.
Tickets go on sale 10 a....
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Country superstar Carrie Underwood is coming to Roanoke. Underwood will appear March 23rd at the Roanoke Civic Center Coliseum.
The Roanoke stop is one of 40 new North American dates added to Underwood's 2013 schedule and is part of her "Blown Away...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:49 AM
The Bloomington Police Department released a statement Thursday, just days before the one year anniversary of the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.
Police said the investigation is still “very active” and several...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Chicago sci-fi fans are eager to see NBC's new series "Revolution." So eager, in fact, they voted online in droves to win a special theatrical screening Sept. 6 at Kerasotes Showplace ICON.
Now comes the difficult part. In order to attend, fans must go...
| Jul 20, 2010
Liz Kahman inserted her ear buds and selected an Usher song on her iPod Touch before starting her run on a treadmill.
"If I'm listening to something upbeat, it helps me to keep up the pace," said Kahman, 19, of Bloomington, Illinois.
She's not alone....