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Jill Glavan leads the CBS4 Problem Solvers team, which keeps her busy every day working on behalf of viewers to get results, protect their pocketbooks, and bring concerning issues to light.

Jill moved to Indianapolis in 2012 and quickly made the city her home. After growing up in the Dallas area, her immediate family moved to Indiana in the early 2000’s and Jill spent summers during her college years at the University of Missouri getting to know the area- she now considers herself an adopted Hoosier!

Jill began her career at WPTZ in Burlington, VT, where she got used to tough winters! In addition to her daily assignments, Jill produced a yearlong series where she became a “localvore,” only eating food produced within 40 miles of her own home. It was a challenging project, but gave her an appreciation of local food and businesses.

When she’s not at work, Jill enjoys reading, attending live concerts, spending time with family and friends, and cheering on her favorite teams: the Colts and Mizzou Tigers.

If you have a problem you’d like Jill to consider or an issue you want to expose, contact her at jglavan@cbs4indy.com or call the CBS4 Problem Solvers hotline at 317-677-1544.

Recent Articles
  • After hearing home renovation horror stories, CBS4 Problem Solvers turns to experts for tips

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Renovating your home should be an exciting and joyous time, but some homeowners have been contacting CBS4 Problem Solvers saying their excitement turned to dread as they sunk money into projects that looked nothing like what they expected. Lori and Tony Weaver bought a house in Fountain Square early last year and hoped that flipping it could help them in their retirement. Instead, they say the project dragged on and on, costing them tens of thousands of […]

  • Millions of unwanted calls hitting Hoosier cell phones every month, with no end in sight

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A CBS4 Problem Solvers investigation into the rise in unwanted calls to your cell phone found that Indiana has become a hot spot for scammers, and the Do Not Call list doesn’t protect you from them. Jeff Kelso, a double amputee who depends on calls from his doctor, said calls from unknown numbers have forced him to stop answering his phone altogether. “(I get) at least five, six a week,” Kelso said. “They come from every area […]

  • IPS approves across-the-board raises up to 22 percent for non-teaching staff members

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A proposal approved by the Indianapolis Public Schools’ board Thursday will provide between 3 and 22 percent raises to all of the district’s non-teaching staff. The raises include both employees unionized through AFSCME and non-bargaining employees. They will also apply to positions that are currently open as the district seeks to fill high-turnover jobs. According to district administrators, the raises would mark the first base salary increase for most non-teaching staff in 10 years. Here is the […]

  • Customers at odds with furniture store over washer-dryer that was never delivered

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A husband and wife rebuilding after a devastating fire say they hit a roadblock months after buying a washer-dryer set from a local furniture store. Bill Burmeister has spent the past eight months putting back together his wedding DJ company and his home, following a fire at his apartment complex in May. “As soon as we walked out, we looked up and all we could see was flames coming our way,” Burmeister told CBS4 shortly after the […]

  • Brown County coach, substitute could be terminated over blackface photo posted online

    NASHVILLE, Ind. – The Superintendent of Brown County Schools dismissed a coach and substitute teacher Friday, recommending his termination after he posted a photo of himself in blackface online. The photo, posted on coach Richard Gist’s Facebook page, was brought to Superintendent Dr. Laura Hammack’s attention by a concerned community member. “It was a sincere disconnect and I’m so sorry that Brown County has been aligned with a post that was of this nature, and I just want the community to know that […]

  • Agencies implement new policy to combat stolen identity in jail after Problem Solvers investigation

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The city’s biggest names in law enforcement have come together to try to stop people from using fake names as they move through the Marion County criminal justice system. In June, CBS4 Problem Solvers launched an investigation after hearing from David Asa, a man whose name was used fraudulently by a jail inmate. Asa, who had been in trouble with the law years ago but has since worked to stay on a positive path, said he learned […]

  • Thief steals family’s wheelchair-accessible van out of driveway on New Year’s Day

    UPDATE:  The wheelchair-accessible van stolen from a Greenwood home on New Year’s Day has been returned to its owners! ORIGINAL STORY: GREENWOOD, Ind. — The search is on for a family’s wheelchair-accessible van, after someone stole it from their driveway just hours into the new year. It would’ve been shocking enough for Patrick Parson to discover someone had rifled through his car on New Year’s Day, but that was nothing compared to what he discovered seconds later Tuesday morning. “You […]

  • Opinions on city’s plan to reduce violence differ as criminal homicides hit another record

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The city of Indianapolis set yet another record for criminal homicides just days before 2019 began, as leaders try to get a handle on violent crime. Detectives investigating the case of a man who was shot and killed inside a stolen tow truck declared it the city’s 159th criminal homicide, surpassing the number of such crimes last year, which reached 157. “Anytime we have a criminal homicide, it’s unacceptable. It’s not something that we want to see,” […]

  • Church, city at odds over community garden that netted $400 fine

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A local church pastor says the community garden he hoped would help his community turned into a nearly $400 headache after city inspectors cited it for high weeds and grass. Reverend Joy Thornton will soon celebrate 20 years at the helm of Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church on the city’s northeast side. It sits along 38th Street in a food desert, after the nearest grocery story shut down this year. Thornton told CBS4 Problem Solvers he […]

  • End-of-year donations to charity could look different due to new tax law

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Along with your last-minute holiday shopping, you may be giving a last-minute donation to charity and this year, it could look different when you file your taxes. According to Charity Navigator, Americans donated more than $400 billion to charity last year, and donations have gone up every year for the past decade. The end of the year is always a big time for charities, and experts say there’s no reason to change your giving before January 1, […]

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