August 28th, 2014

Your Porch Parties, No. 9

by cgindy

  Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a […]

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August 27th, 2014

More Bass

by Emmett Gienapp

Sometimes I find myself wondering what genetic mutation some people possess that allows them to listen to country music. It’s beyond me. I know I’m from the south, but the majority of the genre makes me want to pull my hair out and create a scene that some country singers would probably love to write […]

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August 22nd, 2014

Back to School

by Emily Vanest

photos by Emily Andrews It was a bittersweet morning for me. Today, I woke my five youngest children up with “Good morning . . . time to get up.  It’s the first day of school.” My two sons share a room.  For the older, this is his last “first day” at The Oaks Academy.  For […]

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August 19th, 2014

Your Porch Parties, No. 8

by cgindy

Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a porch […]

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August 18th, 2014

Your Porch Parties, No. 7

by cgindy

Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a porch […]

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August 13th, 2014

Musings of a High School State Fair Foodie

by Jeshua Harris, high school intern

When most people attend the Indiana state fair, they tend to stick with the more pedestrian food choices such as corn dogs, pork tenderloins, turkey legs, gyros, funnel cakes, elephant ears, and ice-cream accompanied by lemonade or a basic fountain drink. Now mixed in with the normal fair visitors, there is an elite, brave group of […]

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Your Porch Parties, No. 6

by cgindy

Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a porch […]

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August 12th, 2014

Your Porch Parties, No. 5

by cgindy

Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a porch […]

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August 10th, 2014

Your Porch Parties, No. 4

by cgindy

Well, you did it! We asked you to join us in hosting a city-wide porch party on July 13th and we were overwhelmed by the response.  Thanks to those of you who have sent us photos and accounts of the day. We’ll be sharing many of them here. So, enjoy! And if you haven’t had  a porch […]

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