Over the weekend, two deaths, multiple injuries and thousands of dollars worth of property damage to local businesses occurred in Indianapolis .
Demetree Wynn, the mother of Dreasjon Reed, and the family’s attorneys spoke June 3 near the intersection of 62nd Street and Michigan Road to give an update on what they’ve been doing in the weeks following the fatal police shooting of 21-year-old Reed.
As we remain home as much as possible and practice social distancing to stay safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it may seem like we can do little to affect the wider world in positive ways. But perhaps now more than ever, we realize the importance of collectively keeping each other and our env…
Gov. Eric Holcomb and public safety officials will have a news conference at 1:30 p.m. June 1 to discuss weekend protests in Indianapolis that sometimes turned violent and chaotic.
In a May 31 press conference, Mayor Joe Hogsett announced he is signing an executive order giving Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) officers the ability to arrest any individual on the street between 8 p.m. Sunday night and 6 a.m. Monday morning. The only exceptions are thos…
What started as a peaceful protest organized by several young adults frustrated by the deaths of Black people at the hands of police officers became violent in the late hours of the night May 29 and early morning May 30.
The Indianapolis Chapter of the Indiana Black Expo is accepting nominations for the African American in Excellence in Education Awards. Nominees may be educators from public, private or charter schools and institutions of higher learning and should exhibit the following characteristics:
In a letter to the Indiana Secretary of State, Marion County Clerk Myla Eldridge expressed concern that many voters won’t have had enough time to mail their absentee ballots back to election board in time to be counted for the June primary.