Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

State News

May 3, 2014

Inside Indiana Business

Postal Service Plans More VPOs

The United States Postal Service continues to open Village Post Offices throughout the state. Three are expected to open in the next week. A VPO recently launched in the Boone County community of West Lebanon.

Indiana Landmarks Buys Historic Home

Efforts are underway in LaPorte to save a neglected, historic property. Indiana Landmarks has acquired the Scott-Rumely House, which was built at the turn of the 20th Century by a former mayor of the city.

Cummins Unveils Environmental Plan

Columbus-based Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has detailed what it calls its most extensive plan to date to reduce the company’s environmental footprint. In a speech at Purdue University, Chief Executive Officer Tom Linebarger outlined the effort’s goals, which include reducing energy use by one-quarter and water use by about one-third.

Metal Co. Expands to Porter County

Lafayette-based Oscar Winski Co. says a facility in Porter County is now operational. The metal company acquired Porter County Iron and Metal last year and spent the past 12 months upgrading the location, which is part of Oscar Winski’s metal-recycling operations. The facility has 15 workers, while Oscar Winksi has around 250.

Legacy Foundation Names CEO

Lake County-based Legacy Foundation has named Carolyn Saxton chief executive officer. She previously led the Lubeznik Center for the Arts in Michigan City.

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