• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Martindale-Brightwood Families

    Reader’s Question: I was wondering if you had any information on prominent families in the Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood, from the late 1800s to the 1940s?  Can you provide any names and addresses?  ~ Jerome J. HI’s Answer: ...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Union Park Place

    Reader’s Question:  Since moving into my home two years ago, I have occasionally heard the neighborhood referred to as Union Park Place.  It was my understanding when I bought the property that it was in the Mapleton-Fall Creek neighborhood. ...

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  • Posted in: At Your Leisure Nothing Beats a Day at the Ballpark

    Panorama of Washington Baseball Park (Image: of the Indiana Historical Society) There are few greater summertime joys than an evening at the ballpark. The crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd, and the...

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