Food deserts are areas where fresh food accounts for less than 10 percent of accessible and available food.
958 single-family building permits were granted in November 2015. That number is up 14% when compared to November 2014.
A bill in front of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce aims to provide consumers with an increase in clarity at the grocery store.
House Speaker Brian Bosma and Senate President Pro Tem David Long say a repeal of the law is unlikely.
A historic home in Fishers moved to a new location Saturday.
The pilot program would provide $10 million in assistance to help low-income families send their children to preschool.
Both the House and Senate have passed a bill that would allow alcohol at the Indiana State Fair and now waits for Governor Pence to pass or veto it.
A proposed bill that would provide free spay/neuter services for Medicaid recipients died in the House last week.
House Joint Resolution 3 has been moved to a new committee after several members of the original committee said they were undecided on the issue.
Legislators are considering measures regarding same-sex marriage, state-funded preschool and trespassing on agricultural facilities.