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  • 2/21/2018 As the primary election approaches I feel it’s important for the voter to become familiar with some of the insider issues that may affect your voting pattern and specifically when considering incumbents and Township Government.
    Today I read that Pike Township in Marion County has a budget approaching $40 million and the Trustee is paid approximately $94,000 per year. Wow!
    The Pike Township board members are paid $5400 per year as per their published report printed in the Indianapolis Star Feb. 19, 2018.
    I am a past member of the Noblesville Township Board and have some knowledge of the requirements including the dedicated time required to attend meetings and preform these required statutory board duties.
  • 2/7/2018 Tri Kappa of Noblesville would like to say THANK YOU to the CITIZENS OF NOBLESVILLE and beyond for your generous donations to the 2017 Red Stocking Fund. You helped us surpass our goal of $10,000.00. We raised $13,709.00 for the Annual Tri Kappa Red Stocking Fund. 100% of the money donated will be distributed to the school children of Noblesville through the Noblesville Township Trustee’s Office and Noblesville Schools. Since 2006, the Community of Noblesville has raised over $147,000.00 through this fundraiser. 
  • 1/17/2018 “An informed citizenry is at the heart of a dynamic democracy,” wrote Thomas Jefferson.
    Like it or not, journalists do the lion-share of reporting to Americans as to what its government, be it national, state, or local, is doing or considering.
    So during a time when we can choose from a multitude of news outlets, it’s important that we understand basic principles of journalism – independence, accuracy, fairness, the separation of opinion from news reporting.
    That education should start no later than high school with students learning the responsibilities that come with the freedom of speech and freedom of the press guaranteed by the First Amendment.
  • 1/17/2018 Keeping in mind the constantly changing national news – by the day or even the hour – I would like to put forth some thoughts based upon my own ideological frame of reference:
  • 12/21/2017 It is hard to imagine anyone taking the place of State Representative Kathy Richardson.  Rep. Richardson is a fierce champion for her constituents and for her hometown - Noblesville.  As we look at next year’s election to replace her, it is imperative that we entrust the seat to someone who, like Kathy, knows Noblesville and the unique issues our city faces.  Greg O’Connor, our fellow common council member, is that person.  
  • 12/21/2017 In an announcement Wednesday, the Noblesville Parks Department revealed that they voted not to renew their lease of property within Forest Park to the Indiana Transportation Museum (“ITM”). Our group is very disappointed, albeit not surprised, to learn of Wednesday’s display of continued political maneuvering aimed at further eroding and degrading the continuity of the Nickel Plate railroad throughout Hamilton County and Central Indiana. It’s especially disappointing after considering the Rail to Trail Conservancy’s report on Rails with Trails; which clearly depicts the combination as one of the best solutions for developing trails along active rail corridors.
  • 11/21/2017 

    Don Jellison became the sports reporter during my second or third year of coaching at Noblesville.

    He did a tremendous job of reporting all sports. He never demeaned me, or my players, rather he built us up.

  • 10/27/2017 My eighty-four-year old mom moved from her home into assisted living. We needed help with the expenses involved in her daily care. Since my father served in the Army for many decades, we investigated Aid and Assistance benefits. Over and over, we had to supply various pieces of paperwork that we had already sent. Our records were misplaced within the Veteran Assistance systems. Paperwork bounced back and forth between several cities, and finally we turned to Senator Todd Young's office for hope.
  • 10/25/2017 As a member of the federal community who served our country for years, I am deeply concerned that my hard-earned benefits will be cut to offset proposed tax policy changes. I ask my representative and senators to oppose such cuts to the federal community.
  • 10/17/2017 I guess as a voter and taxpayer I should not be surprised by this proposed fairy tale called a 2018 budget as was introduced recently on 1st reading to the city council.

    Am I the only concerned taxpayer who has many questions regarding the "Shell" game being offered as a budget for Noblesville in 2018? The discussion in the October 13th Reporter presented by the hired Controller Spalding / city employee and mayor designate was not acceptable.
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