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Below, mark 10 selections from 1 to 10, with 1 being the most important.
# __ Around-the-world flight originates from Greenwood Municipal Airport but ends in tragedy with deaths of father-son Rabar and Haris Suleman of Plainfield in small plane crash in American Samoa.
#__ Beech Grove High School students honor deceased student David Rish with Swish for Rish benefit basketball game.
#__ Controversial plan for plasma center at Madison Avenue and Southport Road is withdrawn by developers after Southside opposition led by Greater Southport Business Alliance.
#__ Dr. Kent Brantly, a missionary doctor who grew up on the Southside, contracts Ebola in Nigeria, flown to Atlanta for treatment, and becomes the first to survive Ebola in the United States.
#__ First stormwater utility established by Beech Grove City Council; first-time fees will help finance long overdue drainage problems.
#__ Former employees accuse Beech Grove Clerk-Treasurer Dan McMillan of verbal harassment.
#__ Franklin Central High School graduate Valerie Rockey wows the nation with her dancing skills, becomes runner-up on Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance” competition.
#__ Greenwood City Council expands tax-increment financing district to include Downtown, which opens door for school districts to request share of such funds.
#__ Greenwood pilot William Michael Gilliland, killed in small plane crash upon takeoff from Greenwood Municipal Airport, narrowly missing nearby homes and businesses.
#__ Indianapolis police officer and 20-year Southport resident Perry Renn, 51, killed in gunfire exchange on the Northside.
#__ Madison Avenue Economic Development Area approved by City-County Council.
#__ “Mayor of Garfield Park” Margie Nackenhorst, 94, civic leader and park activist, dies.
#__ New year greets Southsiders with winterstorm, which dumped about a foot of snow.
#__ Perry Township Board of Education gives approval to seek referendums in 2015 primary for $50 million in facility improvements and $3 million in operating expenses.
#__ Separate multimillion dollar developments in Beech Grove include expansion of Kinetrex Energy and ADM Mill, development of The Rockpile and plans for Community Health Network pavilion.
#__ Southport Redevelopment Commission and Partnership for Affordable Housing announce $10.8 million, 93-unit complex for senior citizens on long-vacated Davidson Industries property.
#__ Teachers Sharon and Erin Ancelet, Nancy Meyer and Lynn Baumann share their practices with teachers in underdeveloped town of Arua, Uganda.
#__ Thousands of Southsiders enjoy eighth annual Miracle Mile Parade, which emphasizes development and growth along Madison Avenue and throughout the area.
#__ University of Indianapolis’ $50 million development plan includes health sciences building.