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Steuben County Development Corp. awarded $100k

ANGOLA, Ind. (Inside INdiana Business) – In a recent round of funding from the Northeast Indiana Regional Development Authority as part of the Regional Cities Initiative, Steuben County Economic Development Corp. is being awarded $100,000 to create a coworking space on the Enterprise Center Campus in Angola.

The corporation was awarded $100,000 to complete the $668,260 phase two project.

Plans call for a conversion of the existing 70,000-square-foot, five-building complex located just south of the city’s Public Square.

The building is a former manufacturing facility will be renovated into a coworking space with 1,800 square feet of office space and 4,200 square feet of open common space.

“The SCEDC, the Board of Directors, all of our committees, and our stakeholders are extremely excited about the continuation of the progress that we have made on the Enterprise Center Campus. This new project will allow us to realize so much more of what our campus can be for the community, our county, and our region. In addition to Trine University, our current K-12 systems, and Impact Institute; adding this space to our current capacity of community systems will enhance our entrepreneurial eco-system environment” says Executive Director of the SCEDC Isaac R Lee.

The project is slated for completion in early 2021.


4 children taken to hospital after car crashes into Pennsylvania day care center

 (CNN) — Four children were injured after a woman crashed her car through the window of a day care center classroom, according to Pennsylvania authorities.

The black BMW traveled all the way through one classroom of the Children of America Educational Childcare center before stopping at a back wall, the Bucks County Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

Four children were taken to the hospital, one of whom suffered serious injuries, the statement said.

“The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, was treated and remains hospitalized,” it said.

The crash is under investigation, according to James O’Malley, the spokesperson for the district attorney’s office. He told CNN the woman was working as a delivery driver.

At the time of the crash — about 1:30 p.m. — there were about 17 children inside that room and about 79 total in the building .

All of the children have been accounted for and reunited with their families, the statement said.