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Hawthorne Community Center Hires Elaine Dillahunt

By Kate Shepherd | Mar 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
Elaine Dillahunt is the new deputy director of Hawthorne Community Center.

Hawthorne Community Center in Indianapolis has hired Elaine Dillahunt as its new deputy director.  Dillahunt has more than 30 years of experience in community programs and services, most recently as the superintendent of operations at Indy Parks and Recreation. During her tenure at Indy Parks, Dillahunt held a variety of positions including interim director. Elaine…

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General Assembly Could Pass Foster Youth Bills

By Kate Shepherd | Mar 30, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Indiana General Assembly is close to passing bills that would help former foster youth.

Two bills that would have dramatic impact on Indiana foster youth are closer to becoming law this Indiana General Assembly session. General Assembly Considers SB 366 Senate Bill 366 (Driver’s Licenses for Foster Youth) allows teenagers in foster care to obtain a driver’s license. The bill also waives BMV fees, permits foster youth to take…

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KSC Welcomes New Client!

By Kate Shepherd | Mar 13, 2017 | 0 Comments
KSC client Hawthorne Community Center is a gem on the near-westside.

Kate Shepherd Communications (KSC) welcomes new client Hawthorne Community Center!  Hawthorne serves the Near Westside.  It has been an important part of the area for more than 90 years.   The center provides services for toddlers to senior citizens. Who is our new client? If you haven’t visited Hawthorne, you should.  The community center recently completed…

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A Great Babysitter to Make Your Valentine’s Day Complete

By Kate Shepherd | Feb 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
Great babysitters can ease your mind this Valentine's Day and rekindle the romance.

One Red Cross poll found that 55 percent of parents surveyed decided to stay home because they couldn’t find a babysitter. Indianapolis-based LullabySitters.com is urging parents to rekindle the romance this Valentine’s Day with a date night, while also ensuring their children are left with a trustworthy caregiver. Whether parents use an online service like…

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Attorney Allan W. Reid Joins Foley Panszi Law

By Kate Shepherd | Feb 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Allan W. Reid is joining Foley Panszi Law.

Experienced attorney Allan W. Reid, has joined Foley Panszi Law and will focus his practice primarily on Criminal Law.  Reid’s practice ranges from major felonies to misdemeanors and includes handling DUIs, OWIs, Driving While Suspended and Expungements. Allan W. Reid’s Experience Allan W. Reid is a former Master Commissioner in the criminal courts of Marion…

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Indianapolis Company Issues Warning to Sitters

By Kate Shepherd | Feb 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
A warning has been issued to sitters from LullabySitters.com.

Indianapolis-based LullabySitters.com is warning sitters to use extra care in the wake of a scam that has now hit Indiana. An Indiana college student reportedly had her bank account drained in a scam after signing up on Care.com, a website for people to find babysitters, nannies and cleaning professionals. The scam According to news reports,…

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Expo will inspire, pamper and empower

By Kate Shepherd | Feb 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Indy Women's Expo focuses on shopping, health, beauty, home and fun.

The 2017 Indy Women’s Expo has put together a fabulous lineup of speakers, vendors and demonstrations designed to inspire, pamper and empower women. The Expo is the premier event for women in central Indiana and combines great speakers, shopping, health, beauty, home and fun. The show takes place Saturday, February 11, and Sunday, February 12,…

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Kitten Nanny Reaches Milestone

By Kate Shepherd | Dec 20, 2016 | 1 Comment
The kitten nanny pays back his own rescue by nannying rescue kittens.

Boots “The Kitten Nanny” has reached a milestone by taking care of his 350th rescue kitten at home.  The 14-year-old Golden Retriever and chow mix and his owner foster rescue kittens to help them become more adoptable by socializing them and exposing them to new experiences.  Boots has also been volunteering at an Arizona shelter…

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Speed Sitting Event Planned!

By Kate Shepherd | Dec 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Speed sitting events connect parents with sitters in a safe, convenient way.

Speed sitting is the answer! Do you have holiday parties on the calendar in the coming weeks?  Still looking for a sitter for New Year’s Eve? Mark your calendar for this Thursday at 6 p.m.!  LullabySitters.com hosts its final speed sitting event of 2016 this week. What is speed sitting? It’s your convenient way to…

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Tax Crisis Must be Addressed

By Kate Shepherd | Nov 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
The tax crisis must be addressed according to National Tax Expert Stu Sobel.

America is in a tax crisis that National Tax Expert Stuart “Stu” Sobel says President-Elect Donald Trump and Congress must address.  However, that crisis has nothing to do with the rates taxpayers and businesses pay each year.  Sobel says the crisis stems from the fact the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) no longer provides adequate personalized…

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