• Posted in: Vintage Flats Flats Saved: Fletcher Avenue

    Due to the large population increase of downtown in 1890-1920, the addition of apartments was absolutely necessary; Fletcher Place was one neighborhood that built flats very early during this increase. The irregularly shaped Fletcher Place...

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  • Posted in: Heritage Steward Heritage Steward: Lorraine Phillips Vavul

    *As a side note, this week we wanted to showcase a devoted volunteer who works at this job in addition to a daytime career; there are so many ways to make a difference to history...

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  • Posted in: Historic Neighborhoods Historic Indianapolis Neighborhoods

    Detail of Naplab’s amazing Indianapolis neighborhoods map, 46″ x 48″ Indianapolis is one of those places where you ask where someone is from or where they live, the response is the name of a neighborhood...

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  • Posted in: Editorial Top 10 Reasons to Live Here- Part II

    If you missed last night’s post, a.k.a. the first 5 of the top 10 reasons to live within King Park Area, check out the previous post. And probably should have mentioned that these 10 are...

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  • Posted in: Editorial Top 10 Reasons To Live Here- Part I

    “And may I leave my corner of the world better than I found it.” Anonymous Leaving a corner of the world better, (or a defined geography of many blocks, in this case) is what a Community Development Corporation...

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