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Downtown Prepares for a Super 2012

January offers†an abundance of†reasons to add a visit to Downtown†Indianapolis to the top of †your “to do” list. Here are a few ideas for how you can fill†the 31 days of January with Downtown fun:††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Open wide for a Read more >

Made in the Circle City!

Whether itís for budget-friendly reasons or to make use of your creative knack, homemade Christmas gifts are a great way to share thoughtful and personal gifts this holiday season. Downtown businesses boast several classes and tools that can help you Read more >

Famous Foods: Coe’s Noodles

I’ve heard talk about some locally made, mind-blowing noodles called “Coe’s Noodles” for sometime now. So, I thought I would get to the bottom of the mystery and email the force behind the food–Judy Coe herself. And, Judy promptly responded Read more >

Leigh Rowan will bake your day!

As of June 2008, Leigh Rowan followed her passion and opened up The Big Brick House Bakery.† Leigh began to mill flour about five years ago once she realized that nutrients begin to evaporate over time after being milled.† The Read more >

What Inspires You?

What inspires an artist? For Amy Greely, jewelry-maker and owner of Amy Greely Studio, she says nature is her main inspiration in her work. Greely takes her love for nature and creates simple, modern designs with a splash of playfulness. Read more >

Indiana Photography

Jill Mowrey is an award-winning photographer based out of Anderson, Indiana. Jill started her career as a graphic designer but with the economic downturn she got laid off from her job in 2006. Instead of dwelling in the past, she Read more >

Uncork a Bottle of Indiana

As the weather cools off in Indianapolis the fall colors start to emerge. The first of fall and crisp weather has a habit of creating a sense of adventure; there’s never been a better time to get outside and explore Read more >