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Liberation Labs Selects Richmond for First Biomanufacturing Facility

Liberation Labs Selects Richmond for First Biomanufacturing Facility 

Liberation Labs, a large-scale precision fermentation manufacturer providing an alternative source of protein, has chosen the city of Richmond for the site of its first commercial-scale biomanufacturing facility. The new facility will have a fermentation…

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Lt. Governor Crouch, OCRA award over $728K to 10 properties

Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs announced 10 properties will be awarded $728,671 through the Historic Renovation Grant Program. The program is designed to preserve and rehabilitate historic properties to further…

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Ball State University Arts & Culture

Ball State University Hosts Holiday Arts & Culture Night

Celebrate the holiday season with a diverse array of seasonal activities throughout Ball State University’s campus and Minnetrista during their annual Holiday Arts & Culture Night and Enchanted Luminaria Walk on Saturday, December 3rd, from…