Messer, Pocan Introduce Bipartisan Resolution in Support of the Perkins Loan Program

A Perkins Loan is a low-interest loan which helps undergraduate and graduate students with demonstrated financial need meet the costs of higher education.  Currently, the program is scheduled to expire on September 30, 2015.  If Congress does not act to reauthorize this program, thousands of students across the country will not be able to afford their college tuition.

An Indianapolis Home for Sale Comes with the Promise of Yearlong Fun for the...

Indianapolis, IN - March 6, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- With an Indianapolis home for sale, parents no longer have to rack their minds for new and diverse ways to keep their kids entertained and safe at the time. The city constantly offers a range of children’s attractions and events, and one of these would be “The Amazing Maize: The Science, History, and Culture of Corn” from the Indiana State Museum.

Free Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Workshop (Anderson, IN)

Anderson, IN - January 4, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Deputy Attorney General Abigail Kuzma will be at the Anderson Public Library in January to hold a free settlement conference preparation seminar that is open to the public. Homeowners who are looking for information on foreclosure prevention and professionals in the housing industry including counselors, and realtors are invited and encouraged to attend.

Home-grown food sessions at Salamonie Reservoir in July

June 7, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Food preservation classes to teach gardeners how to use the foods they grow will be offered at the Salamonie interpretive center, July 22, 27, and 29.Class I teaches canning basics, class II features freezing tips. In class III, participants can try preserving jams, jellies and fruit. Each class runs from 6 to 9 p.m. and costs $10 per person.

Area Senators: Help Available for Hoosiers Facing Foreclosures

Workshop planned for Fort Wayne WorkOne Center. STATEHOUSE, IN - May 11, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Fort Wayne-area lawmakers today urged Hoosiers facing foreclosures to attend free one-hour workshops now being hosted across the state.

Free foreclosure prevention workshops to be held around the state

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - April 23, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Homeowners on the verge of foreclosure face an overwhelming amount of information - from the Internet and TV, well-intentioned friends and family members, and scammers looking to take advantage of the financially distressed. Attorney General Greg Zoeller today announced 11 free workshops are scheduled to take place around the state beginning April 27th. The workshops are intended to cut through the noise and offer straight-forward advice to homeowners looking to understand their rights and options for avoiding foreclosure.

Indiana Supreme Court Announces Plan to Support Settlement Conferences as Foreclosure Training Sessions End

October 19, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Indiana Supreme Court and its partners in the “Back Home In Indiana—Guiding Homeowners Through Foreclosure” program will announce how many judges, attorneys and mediators have been trained this summer on how to better handle foreclosure cases. Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard will also announce why the Court will launch a new plan to support settlement conferences.

1000 Trained to Handle Mortgage Foreclosure Cases Indiana Supreme Court Offers New Pledge of...

October 19, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Indiana Supreme Court and its partners in the “Back Home In Indiana—Guiding Homeowners Through Foreclosure” program trained more than one-thousand judges, attorneys and mediators on how to better handle foreclosure cases. Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard made the announcement at an Evansville press conference Monday, October 19th. Chief Justice Shepard also announced the Court will work to support and increase the effectiveness of the large number of settlement conferences now required in mortgage foreclosure cases by Senate Enrolled Act 492.

Fort Wayne to Host Foreclosure Training Session for Attorneys and Mediators

July 8, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — An Indiana Supreme Court program designed to train judges, attorneys and mediators on how to help homeowners facing foreclosure will be held in Fort Wayne on July 8th. “Back Home In Indiana—Guiding Homeowners Through Foreclosure” is part of a campaign to stem the foreclosure crisis.

State to Transition Students at Indiana Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Children’s Home to Public Schools

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - January 09, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Indiana State Department of Health today announced plans to transition students at the Indiana Soldiers' and Sailor's Children's Home in Knightstown, Indiana to community-based school corporations after the conclusion of the spring semester in May.

Rental Property Owner and Manager Training Course Registration

November 10, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — The fifth session of the PROJECT SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS Rental Property Owner and Manager Training Program is now open...

State Announces New Online Homebuyer Education Course

Lt. Gov. Becky Skillman and the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) today announced the launch of its latest tool to educate prospective...



Indiana gubernatorial candidate John Gregg released his infrastructure plan for Indiana, proposing a raid on the Next Generation Trust Fund to fund new projects. As the Hoosier majority Member on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Rep. Todd Rokita issued the following statement in response to Mr. Gregg’s proposal



This week, Congressman Visclosky testified before four House Appropriations Subcommittees on priorities for Northwest Indiana in Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations bills.