Elanco develops new vaccines

June 22, 2016 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD — Scientists at Elanco Animal Health’s new facility on the north side of Greenfield are working to develop vaccines for food-borne illness and researching alternatives to antibiotics used in food animals. About 30 employees are now working i …

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McCordsville is booming

June 9, 2016 | Hancock EDC

McCORDSVILLE — When Sheila Roberts settled on McCordsville as her home six years ago, she was thrilled to find an affordable house in a quiet community. Much has changed since she moved in; McCordsville is now one of the fastest-growing cities in the a …

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Kohl’s & PetSmart construction

April 8, 2016 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD — Initial work began this week on the construction of the new Kohl’s and PetSmart stores in Greenfield, sending a collective sigh of relief from residents across the county. Construction on the Kohl’s site, in particular, brings an end to mo …

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Tsuda Industries expansion

March 11, 2016 | Hancock EDC

A local manufacturer is asking county officials for a tax break to support a multi-million dollar expansion project — a development that would add dozens of jobs to the company’s workforce. Tsuda Industries, a Japan-based auto parts producer, wants to …

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Woodland Terrace

February 25, 2016 | Hancock EDC

NEW PALESTINE, IN. — Best-known for the Crestwood Village Senior Communities, the Indianapolis-based Justus Family of Companies is delighted to announce their newest brand of senior living, Woodland Terrace. The Justus Family of Companies has officiall …

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New Commercial Development

February 17, 2016 | Hancock EDC

McCordsville–The once-sleepy burg of McCordsville is undergoing a transformation that is expected to add a host of new commercial development to the Hancock County town. Bordering Marion County to the east, McCordsville has seen its population climb t …

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‘Always more work to do’

January 29, 2016 | Hancock EDC

HANCOCK COUNTY — More than 100 business owners, government officials and Hancock County residents attended the Hancock Economic Development Council’s 30th annual meeting on Jan. 20. Steve Long, president and CEO of Hancock Regional Hospital, was select …

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DEWALT Expansion

November 19, 2015 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD, Indiana–Maryland-based DEWALT is celebrating the grand opening of power tool manufacturing at its facility in Greenfield. The company says it has created 135 jobs at the facility. Stanley Black & Decker is the parent company of DEWALT. …

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Businesses seek tax breaks

October 17, 2015 | Hancock EDC

GREENFIELD — Three business deals in the works could lead to up to 120 new jobs in Hancock County. The Hancock Economic Development Council is pursuing agreements with three businesses that are looking to locate or expand in Hancock County. On Wednesda …

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Company eyeing county

October 3, 2015 | Hancock EDC

HANCOCK COUNTY — An Indianapolis-based manufacturing company is eyeing Hancock County as the site for a new facility that would bring about two dozen jobs to the area, provided the county is willing to approve a tax break. Foamcraft Inc., a 63-year-old …

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