Butler–CTS Land Deal Expands Options

March 6, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy In late December 2017, Christian Theological Seminary (CTS) and Butler University announced that their respective boards had approved an agreement for Butler to purchase a 40-acre portion of the CTS campus. […more…]


(Almost) For Sale

October 27, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy Two historic Midtown schools were affected by the City of Indianapolis Board of School Commissioners’ September 18 vote to “reinvent” Indianapolis public high schools. [PDF] Beginning with the 2018–19 school year, […more…]



Community Development: 2.0 – Places Make the Project

March 1, 2018 0

by Christopher Collins Community development corporation (CDC) leaders serving Midtown are adapting to the rapidly changing economic, political, and cultural climate by embracing a new framework for their activities: Community Development 2.0 (CD2). These community […more…]

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    10th Annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace

    Saturday, April 7 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Sunday, April 8 10 a.m.–5 p.m. 10th Annual Indiana Artisan Marketplace Expo Hall, Indiana State Fairgrounds 1202 E. 38th Street The Indiana Artisan Marketplace features original artwork, fine crafts, [...more...]
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    Bulldog Jog & Dog Walk – Sat., March 31

    9 a.m. start Butler University Health & Recreation Complex 530 W. 49th St. A Butler University tradition, the 3.5-mile run/walk and 1-mile dog walk help raise funds for student scholarships. Families are encouraged to participate. [...more...]
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    Indiana Flower & Patio Show March 10–18

    Indiana State Fairgrounds 1202 E. 38th St. Spring comes to Midtown Indianapolis this year with more than 50,000 square feet of verdant, blooming gardens featuring landscape and waterscape ideas, demonstrations, and workshops. A 4,500-square-foot plant [...more...]
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    Available through April 11

    IndyParks partners with United Way to provide this IRS-sponsored program that provides tax preparation assistance to individuals and families with a combined household income of $66,000 or less. Contact the Broad Ripple Park office at [...more...]
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    Broad Ripple Winter Market

    Through April Sat. 9 a.m. to noon Broad Ripple Winter Market inside Big Lug Canteen (formerly Bent Rail Brewery) 5301 Winthrop Ave. (Parking on either side of the building) Let it snow! You’ll be warm [...more...]