• Posted in: Misc Mondays Misc. Monday: Bicycling Indy in 1896

    In the 1890’s, bicycles were more than a hot commodity, but also an obsession– nationally and in Indianapolis. A contentious, relevant topic of the era was “Sidewalk Riding.” A May 1896 article lead with: “West...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: The Riley Trail

    Reader’s Question: I searched the HI site but couldn’t find any posts about the Riley Trail.  Signposts marking the trail have disappeared over the years, but there are still a few around.  One of the interesting stops on the...

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