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Homefield Apparel, Big Brand On Campus

The local maker of retro college athleticwear has turned a knack for social media into a license to print money.
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How Sweetwater Beat The Pandemic Odds

For the Fort Wayne musical instrument behemoth Sweetwater, the past year-plus' outlook has been surprisingly upbeat.
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Shawn Michael Warren On His Major Taylor Mural

The Chicago-based artist will debut his massive tribute to cycling champion Major Taylor at 11 S. Meridian St. this month.
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Ten Post-Pandemic Must-Visits In Broad Ripple

The city’s most legendary strip, minus the hangover.
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A Conversation With Marion County Prosecutor Ryan Mears

Mears reflects on the city’s homicide problem, decriminalizing marijuana, and the death penalty.

Charles Harrison Of Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition On Indy’s Gun Violence Epidemic

The Rev. Dr. Charles Harrison of Barnes United Methodist Church is one of the founders of Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition, which dates back to the late 1990s as a community group that patrols the streets of high-crime neighborhoods in an attempt to defuse and de-escalate violent crime. As those crime rates creep back toward levels […]

Ask Me Anything: Randal Taylor IMPD Chief

The city’s top cop reflects on recent police shootings, protests, and how his career prepared him for the current crisis.

Red Ball Retreads Old Ground In Burger Chef Case

Red Ball offers little more than a red herring.

Ten Point Coalition’s Turf War With The City’s East Side

Some residents say Ten Point Coalition is diverting resources from longstanding community groups there and claiming victory in an area that remains troubled.
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Michael McRobbie Is Leaving Bloomington With No Regrets

While much of the IU president's tenure was spent in the shadow of Purdue’s headline-making Mitch Daniels, McRobbie has scored just as well on the leadership test.
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How Christel House Is Keeping Its Founder’s Vision Alive

Christel DeHaan built her schools like businesses so they could thrive as nonprofits, helping them survive an inevitable hardship: her recent death.
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Is IPS Doing Enough To Protect Kids’ Privacy During Remote Learning?

The apps students are required to use are frequently lacking in transparency, or worse.
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How IPS Plans to Bridge the Digital Divide

This school year, IPS estimates it will spend $12 million to provide every student with a device.
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Photos From Indianapolis’ Juneteenth Celebrations

We were on the scene for the celebration in Riverside Park, the Biketeenth ride around downtown, and more.

Hoodox Is Betting Hoosiers Will “Buy Local” For Streaming

Hoodox, a new Indiana-centric documentary streaming service, hits the internet this week.

Six Ways To Celebrate Juneteenth Around Indy

Whether you’re looking for family entertainment or to sample some local art and cuisine, we’ve got you covered.

The Coup In Myanmar, Through The Eyes Of Indy’s Chin Community

Chin Community of Indiana board president Peter Thawnghmung speaks about the currently unfolding tragedy in his home country.
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Tilting At Windmills

I’ve spent my life guarding against imaginary dangers.
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A Grief Revisited

In 2013, my husband and I lost suddenly lost our healthy daughter to a COVID-like virus. Don't think the same can't happen to you.
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A Motor Tour Down Memory Lane

A lot of great old cars sit in the mind's garage of Philip Gulley — along with a few clunkers.
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Heaven Can Wait — At Least Until My Retirement Runs Out

I have a few things I want to do before I die. When, exactly, that happens is a dispute between my financial planner and the Internet.
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Prof. Sheila Kennedy On Why Indianapolis Works The Way It Does — And Occasionally Doesn’t

The O'Neill professor and veteran of Indy civic life talks all things Unigov, as well as the city's complicated political realities.

State Rep. Vanessa Summers On A Contentious Statehouse And Her Battle With COVID-19

The long-serving Indiana Democrat describes her clash with GOP colleagues amid an increasingly hyper-partisan political climate.

“In Socialist Countries, We Know What Happens.”

Rep. Victoria Spartz on her path to Capitol Hill, her background as a Ukrainian immigrant, and how she plans to legislate in a hyper-partisan era.

IMPD’s Excessive Use Of Police Dogs Is Repulsive

Columnist Philip Gulley writes about why the department deserves a short leash.