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Pete Buttigieg
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Pete Buttigieg Has His Eye On The Prize

Can South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg work the angles to become a dark-horse presidential contender for the Democrats in 2020?

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The Feed: Bonna Tavern Serves It Up

Irvington finally gets its Baggott-branded neighborhood watering hole.

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Ask Me Anything: Pete Buttigieg

The Democrats’ rising star talks about serving in a war zone, coming out of the closet, and how serving as mayor of South Bend sometimes feels as if it were ripped from the script of “The Wire.”

Crooked Ewe
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Destination Dining: Crooked Ewe Brewery & Ale House

The unexpected is exactly what the owners of South Bend’s Crooked Ewe Brewery & Ale House have been brewing up since they purchased the historic building in early 2013.

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Hoosier Hall Of Fame: It Happened Here!

The past comes alive at these historic spots-of-significance around the state—some of which are getting a little lift from Bicentennial projects.

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Three Hoosier Connections to Taylor Swift

She could be related to John Mellencamp.

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Ben’s Hot Pretzels

Ben’s Soft Pretzels are made using a secret Amish/Dutch recipe.

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Traveler: South Bend for Sports-Lovers

Even if you can’t get into a game, there is plenty of sports history and culture to be had in South Bend.

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Alton Brown Eats His Way Through Indy

The Food Network star made his way through Indy’s array of eats and drinks before heading to South Bend, with appearances in both cities.

Dean Norris
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Show and Tell: Actor Dean Norris’s High School Years

IM found a stash of yearbooks from Norris’s Clay High School in South Bend, spanning 1979 to 1981—a treasure trove of before-he-was-famous photos that, far as we can tell, have never been seen outside of Northern Indiana.

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Bad Boy: Hoosier Actor Dean Norris

For Norris, now starring in Under the Dome, this month cements his reputation post–Breaking Bad, as Season 2 of his new vehicle premieres on CBS.

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New Jewish Film Festival Debuts May 3

About a year ago, Indy lawyer Bob Epstein looked around the country and realized there are about 60 Jewish film festivals—even one in South Bend—but that Indianapolis had never had one.