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October 23, 2016

Business:  G.C. Murphy and Company Date of Ad:  December 10, 1920 Location:  Downtown, 33 North Illinois Street Years of Operation: 1906- 2001 Notable: Before K-Mart, Wal-Mart and the plethora of big box retailers, there was G.C. Murphy and Company, affectionately […]

Sunday Ad’s: We’ve got you! Hook, Line and Sinker

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October 2, 2016, No comments

Business:  Hook’s Drugs Date of Ad:  July 29, 1906 Location:  Various Locations, Originally Prospect and East (demolished) Years of Operation: 19 ...

At Your Leisure: Relaxing at Fireside

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October 30, 2015, 1 Comment

Indianapolis is a ‘meat and potatoes’ type of town. That tends to happen when you’re located some 600 miles from the nearest coastli ...

At Your Leisure: That’s the Spirit!

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September 25, 2015, 2 Comments

It’s easy to pick out an out-of-towner at the grocery store on a Sunday. Often times he or she will walk confidently up to the cash register holdin ...

  • At Your Leisure: From Films to Film Festivals
    March 13, 2015, 1 Comment

    With spring approaching, many are looking forward to spending quality time outdoors. The development of the Cultural Trail over the past decade has succeeded in connecting once hard-to-access neighborhoods. With the introduction of the bike ...

  • Friday Favorites: To The Beat of a Different Drum
    March 14, 2014, 7 Comments

      … a Bigger and Better Drum! Tucked away among the over-tight streets of the Bates-Hendricks neighborhood near Fountain Square, the SENSE Charter school lovingly serves children in grades Kindergarten through seventh. The s ...